About HSBC

HSBC is one of the world’s largest banking and financial services organisations. We serve more than 45 million customers through four global businesses: Retail Banking and Wealth Management, Commercial Banking, Global Banking and Markets, and Global Private Banking. Our network covers 71 countries and territories in Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa, North America and Latin America.

With around 4,400 offices worldwide, we aim to be where the growth is, connecting customers to opportunities, enabling businesses to thrive and economies to prosper, and ultimately helping people to fulfil their hopes and realise their ambitions.

Listed on the London, Hong Kong, New York, Paris and Bermuda stock exchanges, shares in HSBC Holdings plc are held by about 213,000 shareholders in 133 countries and territories.

Read more about HSBC on our corporate website 

HSBC in numbers

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HSBC in the Netherlands

The Amsterdam branch of HSBC Bank Plc was established in the Netherlands in 1999 and was further expanded in 2011 to a full corporate office. Find out how our local teams support clients in the Netherlands and overseas multinationals.


We offer a world of interesting and varied opportunities to suit every stage of your career. We encourage our people to be their best in an inclusive and inspiring environment. For details go to our corporate website.

Investor relations

Current and potential investors can find information about HSBC, including financial results, dividend information, stock exchange announcements and investor presentations, on our corporate website.


At HSBC we know how important it is that banks play a positive role in the global economy and society. We believe that a sustainable bank must be consistently profitable, but not solely concerned with making a profit.

Our strategy

Our objective is to be the world’s leading and most respected international bank. We help small and large companies grow domestically and internationally, and are developing wealth management services and investing in retail banking in markets where we can achieve profitable scale.

Our values

Our values define who we are as an organisation and what makes us distinctive. They are vital to fulfilling our purpose of helping businesses to thrive, economies to prosper and people to realise their ambitions.

Company history

HSBC was born from one simple idea – a local bank serving international needs. In March 1865, HSBC opened its doors for business in Hong Kong. Today we serve more than 45 million customers in 71 countries and territories.