Awards

We deliver world-class products backed by outstanding services. The recognition we have received from leading publications in the financial industry speaks volumes for our track record as a global business and the success of our strategy as an emerging markets-led, financing-focused bank.

2021 FX Markets Best Banks Awards

  • Best bank for APAC
  • Best bank for USD/HKD
  • Best bank for USD/KRW
  • Best bank for EM currencies

AltCredit European Awards

  • Best Fund Admin - Private Credit

APAC - Asiamoney – 2021

  • Overall Combined Regional Research & Sales*; Overall Regional Research*; Best International Brokerage: China (A&B Shares); Multiple analysts & asset classes
    *Asia ex AU & JP

Asia Asset Management's '2021 Best of the Best Awards'

  • Best Fund Administrator in Asia - Retail
  • Best Fund Administrator in Asia - Alternatives
  • Fintech Innovation in Securities Servicing (Singapore)
  • Best Custodian in ASEAN

Asia Institutional Investor – 2021

  • Hong Kong Local Broker
    *Overall client vote across Research, Sales, Corporate Access and Trading

Asiamoney

  • Best International Bank for the Greater Bay Area

Asiamoney Global RMB Poll – 2021

  • Best overall global RMB products/services; Best overall offshore RMB products/services; Best overall onshore RMB products/services (all providers)

Asiamoney's 2020 Brokers Poll: HSBC shines in the gloom

  • #1 Overall combined regional research & sales (Asia ex JP ex ANZ)
  • #1 Overall regional research (Asia ex JP ex ANZ)
  • #1 Overall regional sales (Asia ex JP ex ANZ)
  • #1 Overall research (Hong Kong)

AsianInvestor Asset Management Awards

  • Best Asset Service Provider
  • Best Bank for Cross Border Custody
  • Best Global Custodian for Mutual Funds

BondConnect Awards 2021

  • BondConnect Top Market Maker
  • BondConnect Top Custodian
  • BondConnect Outstanding FX Settlement Bank
  • BondConnect Marketing Award
  • BondConnect Top Trader (Nathan Jin from China)
  • Outstanding Asset Management Company
  • Outstanding Commercial Bank

CMD Portal

  • Best ESG Corporate Bookrunner / Dealer
  • Dealer and Best Panda Dim-sum Bookrunner / Dealer

Coalition Greenwich Awards

  • #3 European Large Corporate Trade Finance
  • #1 European Large Corporate Trade Finance - United Kingdom
  • #3 European Large Corporate Trade Finance - Germany
  • Excellence Award in Digital/Online Platform and International Network Breadth

Coalition Greenwich Corporate Foreign Exchange Survey

  • 1st for FX Service Quality for the 2nd year running
  • 1st for FX Trading Quality and
  • 1st for FX Sales Quality
  • 1st for Overall Service Quality – Asia ex JANZ
  • 1st for Overall Service Quality – Continental Europe
  • 1st for Overall Service Quality – UK
  • 1st for Asia Pacific E-trading Penetration
  • 1st for UK E-trading Penetration

Consensus Economics – 2021

  • Forecast accuracy award

Environmental Finance - Bond Awards 2021

  • Lead Manager of the Year, Social Bonds - Supranational, Sub-sovereign and Agency (SSA)
  • Lead Manager of the Year, Sustainable Bonds - Corporate
  • Lead Manager of the Year, Sustainability-Linked Bonds
  • Lead Manager of the Year, Green Bonds - Sovereign
  • Lead Manager of the Year, Social Bonds - Corporate
  • Lead Manager of the Year, Sustainability Bonds - Supranational, Sub-sovereign and Agency (SSA)
  • Lead Manager of the Year, Green Bonds - Corporate

Euromoney - Awards for Excellence

  • Asia's Best Bank for Transaction Services
  • Asia's Best Bank for Sustainable Finance
  • Hong Kong's Best Bank
  • Middle East's Best Bank for Transaction Services
  • Middle East's Best Bank for Sustainable Finance
  • Best Investment Bank in Egypt
  • Best Investment Bank in Kuwait
  • Best Investment Bank in Oman
  • Western's Europe's Best Bank for SMEs

Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2021 - Sustainable Financing

  • Asia's Best Bank for Sustainable Financing

Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2021 - Transaction Services

  • Asia's Best Bank for Transaction Services

Euromoney Awards for Exellence 2021

  • Middle East's Best Bank for Transaction Services
  • Middle East's Best Bank for Sustainable Finance
  • Best Bank in Hong Kong
  • Western Europe’s Best Bank for SMEs

Euromoney Cash Management Survey 2021 - Best Service

Best in Service as voted by Corporates

  • #1 Domestically for Overall Services in Australia, Bangladesh, Japan, Macau, Malaysia, Mauritius, New Zealand, Philippines, Taiwan and Thailand

Euromoney Cash Management Survey 2021 - Market Leader

As voted by Corporates

  • Best Regional Cash Manager – Asia Pacific
  • Best Domestic Cash Manager – Australia, Bangladesh, Mainland China, India, Macau, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, New Zealand, Philippines, South Korea and Vietnam

Euromoney FX Survey

  • #1 Global Market Share Leader for Corporates for the 4th consecutive year

Extel/Institutional Investor Survey

  • #1 CEEMEA Equities Platform ranked #1 for the 5th Consecutive Year
  • #1 for Emerging EMEA Equity Sales, Equity Research and Corporate Access
  • #1 for MENA and Turkey Equity Sales, Equity Research and Corporate Access
  • #1 for UK Research
  • #3 for Multi-Asset Reseach in Developed Europe
  • Runner Up for ESG Research in Developed Europe

FinanceAsia

  • Best Bank in Hong Kong
  • Best Investment Bank in Hong Kong
  • Best ECM House in Hong Kong
  • Best DCM House in Hong Kong
  • Best Broker in Hong Kong
  • Best Sustainable Bank in Hong Kong
  • Best International Bank in China
  • Best International Bank in Malaysia
  • Best International Bank in South Korea
  • Best International Bank in Bangladesh
  • Best International Bank in Thailand
  • Best International Bank in Vietnam

FinanceAsia - Achievement Awards 2021

  • Best Syndicated Loan House
  • Best ESG Deal
  • Best Islamic Finace Deal
  • Best Property Deal
  • Best of Northeast Asia Deal
  • Best of South Asia
  • Best of Frontier Market Deal

Focus Economics – 2021

  • Best economic forecaster (multiple analysts)

Global Investor Group

  • Fund Administrator of the Year (for the second year in a row)

Greenwich Fixed Income – 2021

  • Overall Fixed Income Research - Greenwich Quality Index (GQI)
    *Asia ex. JP

Greenwich FX Survey

Corporates

  • #1 among Global S&F Clients for Service Quality and Market Penetration
  • #1 Market Penetration in EM Products
  • #1 provider of eTrading services

Institutional

  • #1 Market Penetration Globally, in Asia ex Japan and the UK
  • #1 Service Quality in Asia ex Japan
  • #1 for EM Research
  • Best at Market/Product Knowledge among Global S&F clients

HFM European Services Awards 2021

  • Best Prime Broker - Emerging Markets

HKEX ETF Awards

  • Top Breakthrough Exchange Participant
  • Top Participating Dealer
  • Top Trustee

HKEX Stock Connect Awards

  • Top Assets Under Depository of the Year -Custodian Bank

HSBC takes top spot in R&M's Fund and Administration Survey

  • Securities Services voted Best Global Fund and Administration Provider
  • Ranked number one in the UK as Best Fund and Administration Provider
  • Ranked number one in Ireland as Best Fund and Administration Provider

IFR Asia Awards 2020

  • Best Bond House in Asia
  • Best Loan House in Hong Kong
  • Best Equity House in India

Markets Choice European Women in Finance Awards 2021

  • Excellence in Banking - Allegra Berman

Project Finance International (PFI) Awards 2021

  • Asia Pacific Bank of the Year
  • Asia Pacific Deal of the Year
  • Asia Pacific Telecom Deal of the Year
  • Europe Deal of the Year

Risk Awards 2021

  • Best FX Prime Broker

Saudi Capital Market Awards 2020

  • Best Custodian award at the inaugural awards hosted by Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul)

SPi | USA Awards for Excellence

  • Best New Index of 2021

The Asset Triple A Awards

  • Best in Asset Servicing Overall
  • Best Subcustodian Overall
  • Best Custodian Overall in the China Offshore category
  • Custodian Banker of the Year for Indonesia
  • Best Digital Collaboration (along with the Singapore Exchange & Temasek)
  • Best in Securities Lending Mandate

The Asset Triple A Country Awards 2021

China

  • Best securitization adviser

China - Offshore

  • Best bank capital bond
  • Best corporate bond
  • Best green bond - Financial institution
  • Best green bond - Technology
  • Best green convertible bond
  • Best sustainability bond - NBFI
  • Best sustainability bond - Real estate
  • Best sustainability-linked syndicated loan
  • Most innovative deal

China - Onshore

  • Best corporate Panda bond

Hong Kong

  • Best bond adviser - Global
  • Best convertible bond
  • Best green bond - Corporate
  • Best green bond - Government
  • Best green bond - Policy bank
  • Best loan adviser
  • Best new bond
  • Best quasi-government bond

India

  • Best bank capital bond
  • Best corporate bond
  • Best green bond - Quasi-sovereign
  • Best green bond - Transport
  • Best high yield green bond
  • Best leveraged buyout
  • Best new bond
  • Best QIP
  • Best sustainability-linked bond - Financial institution
  • Most innovative deal

Indonesia

  • Best bank capital bond
  • Best bond
  • Best bond adviser – Global
  • Best sustainability bond - Financial institution

Malaysia

  • Best bank – Global
  • Best bank bond
  • Best bond
  • Best bond adviser – Global
  • Best corporate and institutional adviser – Global
  • Best syndicated loan

Philippines

  • Best corporate bond
  • Best retail bond

Singapore

  • Best investment grade bond
  • Best sustainability bond
  • Best syndicated loan

South Korea

  • Best bond adviser
  • Best green bond - Corporate
  • Best sustainability bond - Financial institution
  • Best sustainability bond - NBFI

Thailand

  • Best bond adviser – Global
  • Best corporate hybrid bond
  • Best FIG bond
  • Best liability management

Vietnam

  • Best bank – Global
  • Best equity-linked deal
  • Best loan adviser
  • Best syndicated loan

The Banker

  • The Banker Investment Bank of the Year for Bonds

The Banker Transaction Banking Awards 2021

  • Transaction Bank of the Year for Asia-Pacific
  • Transaction Bank of the Year for APAC
  • Transaction Bank of the Year for Middle East

The Banking Tech Awards

  • Best Use of Biometrics - HSBCnet mobile app
  • Best COVID-19 Response by Financial Institutions
  • Best use of IT in Corporate Banking: Global Wallet + API services for Trade Finance products

The Covered Bond Report

  • Global Lead Manager

The GlobalCapital Asia Awards 2021

  • Best High Yield Syndicated Loan and Best Loan
  • Best Leveraged/ Acquisition Finance
  • Best Equity-Linked Deal and Best ECM Deal
  • Best G3 Bond House
  • Best Financial Bond
  • Best SSA Bond
  • Best House for ESG/ SRI Financing

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