HSBC Statistics and Facts (2020) | By the Numbers

HSBC Statistics and Facts

Here are a few of the most interesting HSBC statistics and facts I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

HSBC Statistics and FactsPlease note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these HSBC stats come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official company tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%

HSBC Facts

  • HSBC Website:
  • Year HSBC was Founded: 18665 (as The Hongkong and Shanghai Bank)
  • HSBC Founder: Thomas Sutherland
  • HSBC Headquarters: London, UK
  • HSBC CEO: John Flint

HSBC Statistics

Number of HSBC offices:


Last updated 9/26/18

Number of countries HSBC is active in:


Last updated 9/26/18

Number of HSBC employees:

235,000 employees

Last updated 1/1/19

Number of HSBC clients:

39 million customers

Last updated 1/1/19

Number of HSBC shareholders:

200,000 shareholders

Last updated 1/1/19

HSBC revenue (annual):