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HSBC USA is becoming a stronger bank, focused on what we do best – connecting Americans to a world of opportunity and bringing cross-border business and investment to the United States.

HSBC Bank USA, N.A. and Affiliates Raise Prime and Reference Rate

27 July 2022

(NEW YORK) – HSBC Bank USA, N.A., and its affiliates announced today that they have raised their prime and reference rate to 5.50% from 4.75%, effective tomorrow.

HSBC Appoints Lloyd Plenty to US Chief Risk Officer

6 July 2022

HSBC USA announced today that Lloyd Plenty has been appointed US Chief Risk Officer. He will join the bank in early September.

HSBC and PVH Corp. Partner on First Sustainable Supply Chain Finance Program Tied to Environmental and Social Factors

29 June 2022

HSBC and PVH Corp. announce the first sustainable supply chain finance program that is tied to both environmental and social objectives

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External Communications,
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News archive


30 Nov 2021 HSBC Bank Launches New Donor Advised Fund

18 Nov 2021 HSBC Launches its first ever ‘Global Indian Pulse’ Report

5 Nov 2021 HSBC Launches Digital Advertising Campaign in NYC That Emits Colored Light to Encourage Plant Growth


19 Oct 2021 HSBC to launch Banking as a Service

14 Oct 2021 HSBC Ventures will reserve $100 million in lending to support startups founded by women and minorities

6 Oct 2021 HSBC Female Executives Honored by American Banker

1 Oct 2021 HSBC Appoints James Gallagher as US Head of International Subsidiary Banking


29 Sep 2021 HSBC Appoints Alyssa Marois as Senior Vice President of Public Affairs

21 Sep 2021 HSBC Launches Venture Growth Financing for High-Growth Businesses and Startups

HSBC Appoints Martin Richards as Global Head of Sustainable Finance – Client Infrastructure for Commercial Banking

9 Sep 2021 HSBC Global Wallet Expands Currency Offerings and Provides New Platform Capabilities


12 Aug 2021 HSBC and Microsoft join forces to support the new Feeding America® Workforce Development Initiative

9 Aug 2021 HSBC Joins Walmart to Improve Capital for Diverse US Suppliers


26 Jul 2021 HSBC’s US Commercial Bank appoints Jaron Campbell as Head of Corporate Segment

1 Jul 2021 HSBC Asset Management finances the launch of RadiantESG Global Investors


16 Jun 2021 HSBC USA expands sustainable finance offering with Sustainability-Linked Loans for Commercial Banking clients

7 Jun 2021 HSBC opens up API suite with new developer portal


26 May 2021 HSBC exits US mass market retail banking

20 May 2021 Midwest Row Crop Collaborative receives $1.6 million HSBC Bank USA grant to help build a more resilient U.S. food system

17 May 2021 HSBC launches multi-currency wallet for simplified international payments

6 May 2021 HSBC USA introduces Green Deposits for commercial clients


21 Apr 2021 HSBC introduces first multi-asset index powered by AI and Big Data

19 Apr 2021 HSBC USA CEO mentors students at Virtual Enterprises summit

1 Apr 2021 HSBC Bank USA announces Tara Latini as Head of Wealth and Personal Banking


22 Mar 2021 HSBC offers scholarships for Black college students in partnership with Executive Leadership Council

1 Mar 2021 HSBC earns top trade finance marks in North America in 2021 Euromoney survey


14 Dec 2020 HSBC wins accolades in TMI Awards for Innovation & Excellence 2020

1 Dec 2020 HSBC earns top spot as Regional Cash Manager in North America for corporates in Euromoney survey

Despite grappling with the ongoing global pandemic, US businesses plan to boost investment over the next 12 months

NYU Stern Center for Sustainable Business and HSBC Bank USA launch new Apparel Industry Sustainable Strategies Framework to drive better financial performance

HSBC USA observes #GivingTuesday with $400,000 in new contributions to Feeding America, American Red Cross and to address evictions crisis


23 Nov 2020 HSBC Bank launches single global account and real-time payments platform: HSBC Global Money Account

12 Nov 2020 HSBC launches new service with Biz2Credit to streamline banking for small businesses in the US


28 Oct 2020 HSBC US Global Liquidity and Cash Management Enhances Real-Time Payments Capabilities

US Representation Data

27 Oct 2020 HSBC Bank USA Launches Digital Innovation Growth Investment Theme English PDF 237.57 KB

20 Oct 2020 HSBC US Global Liquidity and Cash Management Adds Cash Flow Forecasting to HSBCnet

14 Oct 2020 Americas capital market participants more committed to ESG than global counterparts

1 Oct 2020 HSBC Bank USA Grants $800,000 to Support Minority, Women and Immigrant-Owned Businesses


28 Sep 2020 HSBC makes green loans and green revolving debt available to small- and mid-cap firms English PDF 210.22 KB

24 Sep 2020 Ralph Jardine named US Head of Inclusion and Culture

HSBC Global Asset Management & Pollination Launch Partnership to Create World’s Largest Natural Capital Manager English PDF 232.76 KB

14 Sep 2020 HSBC Launches Thought Leadership Webinar Series During Climate Week NYC English PDF 112.44 KB

2 Sep 2020 HSBC Bank USA appoints Mark Pittsey Head of Wealth English PDF 280.06 KB


20 Aug 2020 HSBC Bank Launches Digital Application Experience for International Clients English PDF 209.79 KB

11 Aug 2020 HSBC Bank and the Center for an Urban Future sponsor forum to discuss challenges facing immigrant and minority-owned businesses as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic English PDF 309.57 KB


27 Jul 2020 HSBC Launches ESG Unit, New Strategic Solutions Group English PDF 115.77 KB

21 Jul 2020 HSBC launches ESG Portfolio Reporting Service English PDF 111.78 KB

Despite the Covid-19 Global Pandemic and the Perception of a Fragmented Economy, US Businesses Report Becoming Closer to Employees, Customers and Suppliers English PDF 294.98 KB

2 Jul 2020 HSBC Bank Provides $10 Million for New York Forward Loan Fund English PDF 219.80 KB


22 Jun 2020 Companies Urged to Fortify Supply Chains from Climate Change Disruption English PDF 113.85 KB

8 Jun 2020 HSBC Bank Launches Apple Business Chat to Help Customers Seamlessly Handle Banking Needs English PDF 436.24 KB

3 Jun 2020 Reflections on current events


28 May 2020 HSBC Bank partners with Ratereset to deliver award-winning digital mortgage solution English PDF 44.98 KB

26 May 2020 HSBC launches first equity index products powered by AI and Big Data English PDF 87.41 KB

18 May 2020 HSBC bank supports US communities with more than $4 million in COVID-19 aid English PDF 242.58 KB

14 May 2020 HSBC Bank USA Named Among Top 50 Companies in DiversityInc’s Annual Ranking English PDF 380.35 KB


9 Apr 2020 HSBC Bank announces updates to its Financial Wellness Center English PDF 208.36 KB

3 Apr 2020 A Message from CEO Michael Roberts English PDF 287.38 KB


16 Mar 2020 HSBC Bank USA, N.A. and Affiliates Lower Prime and Reference Rate English PDF 70.37 KB

3 Mar 2020 HSBC Bank USA, N.A. and Affiliates Lower Prime and Reference Rate English PDF 72.95 KB


9 Jan 2020 HSBC USA is named #1 trade bank English PDF 75.71 KB


20 Dec 2019 HSBC Direct Savings Product Named One of the 'Best Savings Accounts for 2020' by The Ascent English PDF 429.27 KB

10 Dec 2019 HSBC Swiss Private Bank settles legacy investigation with US Department of Justice English PDF 116.51 KB


18 Nov 2019 HSBC Bank USA now offers business clients the ability to send and receive payments in real time English PDF 101.41 KB

13 Nov 2019 HSBC Bank USA, N.A. announces the pricing and expiration of its previously announced tender offers English PDF 110.38 KB

6 Nov 2019 Chasing the American dream: HSBC Small Business Spotlight Series heads to Miami English PDF 35.67 KB

5 Nov 2019 HSBC Bank USA, N.A. announces tender offers English PDF 154.94 KB

Trade tensions and geopolitical uncertainty aren’t denting optimism among American businesses English PDF 137.89 KB


30 Oct 2019 HSBC Bank USA, N.A. and Affiliates Lower Prime and Reference Rate English PDF 72.73 KB

7 Oct 2019 HSBC Bank’s Small Business Spotlight Series rolls out the red carpet in Hollywood English PDF 31.38 KB

1 Oct 2019 Female entrepreneurs in the US are securing 8% less capital than their male counterparts English PDF 681.16 KB


18 Sep 2019 HSBC Bank USA, N.A. and Affiliates Lower Prime and Reference Rate English PDF 77.09 KB


12 Aug 2019 HSBC Bank’s Personal Lending Platform Goes Live English PDF 155.64 KB


31 Jul 2019 HSBC Bank USA, N.A. and Affiliates Lower Prime and Reference Rate English PDF 72.97 KB

23 Jul 2019 HSBC Bank Announces Partnership Expansion to US with Women’s Network, AllBright English PDF 77.02 KB

17 Jul 2019 HSBC survey reveals extra income and improved quality of life in the US drives expat job seekers English PDF 59.09 KB

8 Jul 2019 HSBC announces retirement of Patrick Burke and appointment of Michael Roberts as President and CEO, HSBC USA English PDF 60.50 KB


27 Jun 2019 HSBC Bank announces $1.3 million grant to Endeavor English PDF 60.13 KB

26 Jun 2019 US business leaders look to invest in customer experience to propel future growth, says HSBC survey English PDF 74.75 KB

Kavita Mahtani named Chief Financial Officer of HSBC North America Holdings English PDF 55.72 KB

19 Jun 2019 HSBC Bank USA Launches Digital Mortgage Solution with Roostify English PDF 92.25 KB

17 Jun 2019 HSBC Bank contributes $50,000 to nation’s first monument honoring African American veterans English PDF 151.60 KB

HSBC Bank announces plans to expand national retail network English PDF 151.49 KB

3 Jun 2019 HSBC Bank Launches Enhanced Premier Proposition English PDF 135.45 KB


18 Apr 2019 HSBC and Walmart Join Forces on Sustainable Supply Chain Finance Programme English PDF 549.18 KB

17 Apr 2019 HSBC Bank grants $1 Million to Virtual Enterprises International English PDF 130.50 KB

3 Apr 2019 HSBC Bank Recognized for World Class Banking Innovation in 2019 FinTech Breakthrough Awards Program English PDF 68.30 KB


21 Mar 2019 HSBC Bank Announces New Financial Wellness Offerings English PDF 88.33 KB

12 Mar 2019 HSBC Bank and SoftBank Robotics America Partner to Revolutionize Retail Banking Customer Experience in Seattle English PDF 210.06 KB

7 Mar 2019 HSBC Bank and SoftBank Robotics America Enhance Beverly Hills Banking Experience with Pepper Robot English PDF 148.37 KB

5 Mar 2019 HSBC Honored for the 11th Consecutive Year by Junior Achievement With a U.S. President's Volunteer Service Award English PDF 94.74 KB


26 Feb 2019 HSBC Partners with FinTech Platform NepFin to Bolster Lending Proposition for Middle Market Businesses English PDF 81.65 KB

8 Feb 2019 HSBC Named Best Savings Account for Young Adults by Money Under 30 English PDF 82.40 KB


29 Jan 2019 HSBC Bank appoints regional Chief Operating Officer and Head of Direct Banking English PDF 78.88 KB

15 Jan 2019 Shaun McDougall Appointed Head of Retail Business Banking for HSBC’s US Retail Banking and Wealth Management Group English PDF 84.31 KB

8 Jan 2019 Expats Rank USA among Best Countries in the World for Career Progression, HSBC Survey Finds English PDF 167.26 KB


19 Dec 2018 HSBC Bank USA, N.A. and Affiliates Raise Prime and Reference Rate English PDF 45.46 KB

5 Dec 2018 HSBC Introduces Renminbi Accounts for US Corporate Clients English PDF 113.27 KB


13 Nov 2018 Expats flock to the United States for career opportunities, HSBC survey reveals English PDF 173.62 KB

8 Nov 2018 Trade tensions don’t distract from pursuit of China’s consumers, according to new survey from HSBC English PDF 170.66 KB

1 Nov 2018 Amidst Global Trade Uncertainty, HSBC Finds that North American Businesses Look to Neighbors for Growth English PDF 540.24 KB


25 Oct 2018 HSBC Bank and Samsung launch wearable technology English PDF 263.99 KB

24 Oct 2018 HSBC Bank to launch digital lending platform English PDF 194.43 KB

17 Oct 2018 HSBC partners with Marstone for digital client engagement, broadening its audience and easing access to wealth management English PDF 148.19 KB

15 Oct 2018 HSBC US Commercial Banking Introduces Digital Partner Platform to Enhance Services for Clients and Streamline Partnerships English PDF 77.33 KB

9 Oct 2018 HSBC Global Private Banking Partners with iCapital Network to Enhance Alternatives Offering for High Net Worth Clients English PDF 93.63 KB

HSBC Reaches Definitive Agreement with US Department of Justice to Resolve Legacy RMBS Claims English PDF 79.68 KB

1 Oct 2018 HSBC Bank Launches a New Service to Integrate Customers' Small Business Banking and Personal Finance Needs English PDF 147.04 KB

Statement on USMCA Agreement English PDF 46.65 KB


26 Sep 2018 HSBC Bank USA, N.A. and Affiliates Raise Prime and Reference Rate English PDF 70.36 KB

20 Sep 2018 HSBC Value of Education survey reveals the United States has the largest college funding gap English PDF 191.52 KB

5 Sep 2018 HSBC Commercial Banking Launches Initiative to Recognize ‘Women on the Rise in FinTech’ English PDF 152.51 KB


23 Aug 2018 HSBC Private Banking, Americas Grows LatAm Team with Five Key Hires English PDF 80.96 KB


30 Jul 2018 HSBC China Forum Helps US Businesses and Investors Capitalize on “Tomorrow’s China” English PDF 144.52 KB

Remarks by Pat Burke and Helen Wong, CEO, HSBC Bank USA and CEO, HSBC Greater China, at HSBC China Forum in New York English PDF 344.12 KB

17 Jul 2018 HSBC Private Banking, Americas Appoints New Philanthropic and Family Governance Specialist English PDF 80.09 KB

11 Jul 2018 A Grant from HSBC Bank USA Brings Critical Horizons National Summer Program to Chicago for the First Time English PDF 96.39 KB


26 Jun 2018 HSBC Bank and SoftBank Robotics America Partner to Bring Humanoid Robotics to Fifth Avenue U.S. Flagship Bank Branch English PDF 252.30 KB

13 Jun 2018 HSBC Bank USA, N.A. and Affiliates Raise Prime and Reference Rate English PDF 46.11 KB

6 Jun 2018 HSBC Makes $250,000 Grant to Waterkeeper Alliance English PDF 83.66 KB


10 May 2018 HSBC Global Private Banking, Americas Launches US-Asia Corridor Team English PDF 74.91 KB


30 Apr 2018 HSBC Global Private Banking Grows West Coast Presence with Expansion to Seattle English PDF 15.77 KB

17 Apr 2018 HSBC Makes $750K Grant to Virtual Enterprises International English PDF 61.56 KB


28 Mar 2018 Sarabjit “Ruby” Walia appointed Head of Digital for HSBC’s US Retail Banking and Wealth Management Group English PDF 133.39 KB

21 Mar 2018 HSBC Bank USA, N.A. and Affiliates Raise Prime and Reference Rate English PDF 9.72 KB

Despite uncertainty around protectionism, businesses in US, Canada and Mexico remain bullish on trade and NAFTA, HSBC study finds English PDF 38.98 KB

13 Mar 2018 HSBC bank honored by junior achievement with a U.S. president's volunteer service award English PDF 175.23 KB

1 Mar 2018 Beyond the Bricks: The Value of Home

Although rising interest rates are a growing concern, there are options for homeowners English PDF 87.15 KB


27 Feb 2018 HSBC continues to bolster US franchise with two more strategic investment banking hires English PDF 79.35 KB

12 Feb 2018 Stephen R. Rayo appointed Chief Administrative Officer of HSBC’s US Retail Banking and Wealth Management Group English PDF 27.83 KB


16 Jan 2018 HSBC Finance Corporation Announces Pricing and Expiration of its Offers to Purchase for Cash Approximately $1.4 Billion in Outstanding Notes English PDF 54.49 KB

10 Jan 2018 HSBC Appoints Chris Rosello to Lead US Public Affairs English PDF 30.41 KB

8 Jan 2018 HSBC Finance Corporation Offers to Purchase for Cash Approximately $1.4 Billion in Outstanding Notes English PDF 59.39 KB