As the renminbi takes center stage among global currencies, companies are finding new ways to use the Chinese currency to their advantage, even while dealing with attendant challenges.
On August 11, the People's Bank of China (PBOC) abruptly devalued the renminbi (RMB) by nearly 2 percent. The move followed a period of strength for the currency, and the devaluation has received attention from multinational companies and investors who suspect it may represent new opportunities.
Liquidity management is an area that has been lacking in innovation. Our work in countries around the world has driven our innovation, and can help US companies to maximize their complex liquidity structures.
HSBC Made For Trade is a national conversation with leaders in business, government, industry and academia about the role of global trade in today’s economy.
Observing country-specific business customs can help a company build relationships, and gain an edge on the competition. Here's a brief primer on business customs in China, Mexico, Brazil, India and Singapore.
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.
Free Trade Zones throughout the world are providing an increasing range of options for companies looking at new markets, yet not everyone is convinced of their worth. How has the concept evolved in recent years and are they right for everyone?