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The euro and the Musketeers
The euro and the Musketeers

There was never a proper attempt to embrace the fundamental philosophical insight of the Three Musketeers – 'All for one, one for all'.

Asia's electronics industry
Asia's electronics industry

China's rapidly expanding electronics exports came at the expense of the USA, Japan and Europe, not the rest of emerging Asia.

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Featured resources
Week in China

Week in China offers exclusive commentary on key business trends emerging from China, updated every week.

Global Research

In-depth economic analysis and advice from a team of global finance experts

Why Global Banking and Markets Why Global Banking and Markets

Global Banking and Markets is a globally connected business, with a strong footprint in emerging markets.

HSBC in the forefront of Offshore RMB Business HSBC in the forefront of Offshore RMB Business

Learn more about the opportunities and risks of the rapidly expanding market for China's currency.

Awards Awards

Many of the industry's leading publications recognise our success as an emerging markets-led and financing-focused wholesale bank.

Careers for experienced candidates
How important are graduates to HSBC?
Experienced candidates

Be part of one of the most respected and internationally connected banks in the world

Is HSBC right for me?

Careers for graduates
Career events
Student and graduate careers

HSBC offers a world of opportunities for individuals at the early stage of their career.

Life at HSBC

Why work with us

Working for HSBC means becoming part of a diverse, global organisation with strong ethics and a bright future. Our stability and global presence have seen us thrive in the economic downturn. Our size and reach mean that you will have plenty of opportunities to move forward in your career, whatever your role is.

We encourage development because we want our people to be the very best. And your skills and contribution will be rewarded with a comprehensive benefits package, competitive salary and employee recognition programmes.

A world of opportunities

We offer opportunities at every career stage, from undergraduates to senior executives. These opportunities are in every area of the Bank, from corporate banking and wealth management to marketing and technology. And with 7,500 offices in 87 countries and territories across 6 continents, the world will be your workplace.

A culture of values

In everything we do, we are dependable, open and connected. These values describe how we interact with each other, our customers, our communities and the wider world. They influence how we recruit and develop our people. They help us thrive in differing markets. Our past success was built on our values, and our future will be too.

Personal and professional development

At every stage of your career, you will have the support you need to progress. We will offer a mix of formal and informal development activities, and you will be able to develop personally through involvement in our corporate sustainability and volunteer programmes.

Developing your career

You will be providing the local expertise that our customers around the world rely on us for, so we will provide you with the best possible support and learning opportunities. This is why we developed the HSBC Business School. The school, which is delivered through our intranet, will give you access to learning which is relevant to your role, your part of the business, and the Bank as a whole. And you can change it to suit your needs.

International assignments

HSBC offers a huge range of global opportunities for talented individuals. International mobility provides opportunities to develop your skills and broaden your career. It's key to our success too.

Our assignments vary in length from three months to three years. You could even follow an internationally mobile career, like our International Management Programme. Whichever you choose, you can be sure of some fascinating experiences.

Performance management

We will support your development throughout your career at HSBC. Performance management is an important part of this, and we will work with you to review your progress and set new goals.

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