Google Hangout - Trade Outlook: 2016 and Beyond

Gain insight about the future of trade and what it means for your business.

New HSBC Trade Forecast Reports

Import volumes in developed economies remain relatively robust, according to the HSBC Trade Forecast

Trade Winds: shaping the future of international business

The world is entering a third phase of globalisation that will boost trade, change the way companies work and improve the quality of life of millions of people, according to a new HSBC report.

Trade Winds: video

The world is entering a third phase of globalisation that will boost trade, change the way companies work and improve the quality of life of millions of people, according to a new HSBC report.

Connecting for Growth -  Growth Through New Markets

Antony Joseph, Creative Director and Richard Joseph, Managing Director of Joseph Joseph talk us through how they have grown through connecting internationally.

From treasury to procurement

Making the business case for a successful Supply Chain Finance programme.

Selecting a finance partner

While selecting a banking partner (or partners) to help establish and grow a Supply Chain Finance (SCF) programme may seem straightforward, many buyers ultimately underestimate its complexity.

Moving beyond buy-in

The challenges of implementing a Supply Chain Finance programme.

HSBC named Best Cash Management Bank in the World

For an unprecedented fourth year in a row, HSBC has been awarded Best Cash Management Bank for corporates in Euromoney magazine’s Global Cash Management Survey

The commodity prices wake

Falling metal and food prices are bad for world economic growth

A guide to Islamic bonds

Sukuk finance gives governments and companies an alternative source of funds

Growing Your Sales and Distribution Chain

Expanding your sales and distribution chain into new markets is an important strategic step and some of the factors that will have a major bearing on its success are not always immediately obvious. Ali Ansari, GTRF Global Head of Business Development for Large Corporates, Commercial Banking at HSBC, examines five important considerations that can facilitate the process and improve the final outcome

Ceemea region stalls

No easy answers for Central and Eastern Europe, Africa and the Middle East

Finding commodities’ new normal

Emerging markets should provide the demand to support collapsed prices

The global investment puzzle

Weak capital spending holds back growth

Saudi Arabia’s easy growth ends

A young population and great wealth offer potential but may not offset cheaper oil

Storing up sunshine

Lithium-ion batteries mean evolution for energy storage, not revolution

At sea with no lifeboats

Economies are not prepared for coping with the next recession

Green bonds come of age

Standards and ratings are being set for environmental finance

Paving the Silk Road

China details widespread benefits of its ‘one belt, one road’

Few gain from cheap oil

Even many energy importers have benefitted little

The redback keeps rising

Half of China’s trade to be renminbi-settlement by 2020

Economic surrealism

From deflation to negative interest rates, the global economy is full of oddities

Keeping the world cool

Oil, CO2 and the carbon budget

Saudi spending power

Bonus and new jobs boost kingdom’s income

Progress on trade in 2015

Removing barriers should boost economic growth

Mixed blessings for global economy from lower crude prices