Global Research

We combine unparalleled local insights, global connectivity and professional integrity to deliver the best investment opportunities to our clients and HSBC stakeholders through fundamental analysis and thought-provoking ideas.

Who we are

Guide to HSBC Global Research - What's behind our insights and ideas

Want to know more about HSBC Global Research? David May, Global Head of Research, explains who we are, what we do and how we are innovating to serve clients more effectively than ever. Any questions? Just email us at askresearch@hsbc.com. And for topical, free-to-view insights, follow us on LinkedIn #hsbcresearch

Our reach

Thanks to HSBC’s international footprint, we have a strong focus on emerging markets and are able to put developments in a global context. We have analysts on the ground in some of the fastest growing markets in the world, something that differentiates us from other research houses.

Analysts

 

We have more than c.300 analysts and associates in 20 locations across Asia-Pacific, the Americas, Europe, the Middle East and Africa

Asset classes

 

Producing c.14,000 reports annually across Economics, FX, Fixed Income, Equities, Emerging Markets, ESG, Data Science and Multi-Asset

Focus

 

With USPs focused on EM, Asia, China, UK, ESG, Macro/ Multi-Asset and Data Science

Equities

 

Our Equities analysts cover c1.900 companies around the world

HSBC Global Research podcasts

The Macro Viewpoint - The UK’s tough week, Asia’s export stumble, EM Sentiment Survey

We assess the implications of a volatile week for UK financial markets, look at how headwinds to growth are set to stiffen across much of Asia and find out why investors have become even more bearish on emerging market assets. This podcast is also available on Spotify and Apple Podcasts.

Under the Banyan Tree - Is China heading the way of Japan in the '90s?

Fred Neumann, Head of Asian Economics Research, is joined by Steven Sun, Head of Research at HSBC Qianhai Securities, to discuss why Chinese equities have slumped in 2022, and whether the country is headed for a Japan-style balance sheet correction. This podcast is also available on Spotify and Apple Podcasts.

The ESG Brief - Data science and the risk of diversity washing

In this edition, Yaryna Kobel, Mark McDonald and Camila Sarmiento focus on how we've applied data science to determine whether corporate diversity discussions are being matched with action. This podcast is also available on Spotify and Apple Podcasts.

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Research Direct

We offer access to our research platform to new clients in a simple and effective way:

  • We carry out a short due diligence process to quickly on-board you as a client of HSBC Global Research
  • You will get access to our research through website, third party aggregators and our HSBC Global Research mobile app
  • Access is global and multi-product including our thematic research, ESG and Data Science.

Gaining access to Global Research

We have various products available for clients as well as non-clients. To get started follow these easy steps.

Available to clients

From App Store or Google Play. The app features topical and timely curated reports, multimedia and upcoming events.

To access all reports and videos log onto research.hsbc.com

Available to all

Search for #hsbcresearch. Reports and Live Events are free-to-view and can be easily shared with contacts.

Join our events or watch replays. They are free-to-view and cover key topical themes.

Available on Apple and Spotify platforms, just search for HSBC Global Viewpoint.

New horizons – 9 key themes

HSBC Global Research is taking a new approach to investing in today’s world of disruptive, complex and rapid change. We are applying our multi-asset and geographical reach to understand the big events unfolding today and their investment implications through nine big themes.

New horizons

From Future Cities to Demographics and Energy Transition, this brochure explains our 9 themes and how to access them.

Your guide to Global Research

We have the expertise to help institutional and corporate clients – as well as our colleagues at HSBC – navigate these uncertain times. Our award-winning analysts produce more than 13,000 reports each year with topical, timely and relevant insight on everything from currency movements to commodities, bond yields, global stock markets, macroeconomics, and technology trends. View our brochure or watch our video to find out more.

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