HSBC Holdings plc 2008 Final Results

HSBC Holdings plc 2008 Final Results
Profitable business model
Pre-tax profit for 2008, excluding goodwill impairment, of US$19.9 billion, down 18 per cent. On a reported basis, pre-tax profit was US$9.3 billion, down 62 per cent.
Diversified business model delivers profits in every region except North America and every customer group except Personal Financial Services.
Earnings per ordinary share […]

HSBC Bank Malta p.l.c. 2008 results -

HSBC Bank Malta p.l.c. 2008 results
The following is the text of an advertisement which is to be published in the press in Malta on 21 February 2009 by HSBC Bank Malta p.l.c., a 70.03 per cent indirectly held subsidiary of HSBC Holdings plc.
Review of Performance
Profit before tax of €96.1 million for the year ended 31 […]

The Saudi British Bank 2008 annual results – highlights

The Saudi British Bank 2008 annual results – highlights
The following news release was issued today by The Saudi British Bank (SABB), a 40 per cent indirectly held associate of HSBC Holdings plc.
Net profit of SAR2,920 million (US$779 million) for the year ended 31 December 2008 – up SAR313 million (US$84 million), or 12.0 per cent, […]

The Saudi British Bank 2008 annual results – highlights19 January 2009

The Saudi British Bank 2008 annual results – highlights19 January 2009
The following news release was issued today by The Saudi British Bank (SABB), a 40 per cent indirectly held associate of HSBC Holdings plc.
Net profit of SAR2,920 million (US$779 million) for the year ended 31 December 2008 – up SAR313 million (US$84 million), or 12.0 […]

Online Banking Draws Nearly Half of Active Online Population New research shows 49 percent of the online population conducts most of its banking via the Internet.

Online Banking Draws Nearly Half of Active Online Population
New research shows 49 percent of the online population conducts most of its banking via the Internet.
New York - If American consumers are active online, chances are they are banking online, according to research released today by HSBC Direct, which shows 49 percent of the online population […]

HSBC Finance Announces Closure of Consumer Lending Business HFC and Beneficial branches to close; branch-based loan originations to cease.

HSBC Finance Announces Closure of Consumer Lending Business
HFC and Beneficial branches to close; branch-based loan originations to cease.
Mettawa, IL - HSBC Finance Corporation today announced the discontinuation of loan originations of all products by its Consumer Lending business. HSBC will continue to service and collect the existing receivable portfolio as it runs off, […]

HSBC Finance Corporation Declares Dividend

HSBC Finance Corporation Declares Dividend
Mettawa, IL - HSBC Finance Corporation announced today that its board of directors declared the regular quarterly cash dividend on the company’s Series B preferred stock of $0.3975 per depositary share payable March 16, 2009, to shareholders of record on March 3, 2009.
About HSBC Finance Corporation
HSBC Finance Corporation is a subsidiary […]

HSBC Receives LEED Gold Certification for North America Headquarters HSBC Ushers in the New Year with a LEED Gold Certification

HSBC Receives LEED Gold Certification for North America Headquarters
HSBC Ushers in the New Year with a LEED Gold Certification
HSBC-North America has been awarded LEED gold certification by the U.S. Green Building Council for its new headquarters building in the Chicago suburb of Mettawa. The building was completed for occupancy in 2008.
LEED (Leadership in Energy […]

New Head of Trade and Supply Chain Announced for North America

HSBC Names New Head of Trade and Supply Chain for North America
New Head of Trade and Supply Chain Announced for North America
William Nowicki named executive vice president of Trade and Supply Chain for HSBC - North America.
HSBC Bank USA, N.A. today announced it has named William Nowicki as executive vice president and head of Trade […]