HSBC Announces New CEO for Singapore Insurance Operations

9 September 2021

HSBC today announces that Ho Lee Yen will be appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”) of its insurance operations in Singapore. The appointment is subject to regulatory approvals.

HSBC Asset Management Appoints Asia Real Estate Team

8 September 2021

Victoria Sharpe to lead the newly created team.

HSBC to acquire AXA Singapore

16 August 2021

HSBC Insurance (Asia-Pacific) Holdings Ltd has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of the issued share capital of AXA Insurance Pte Limited (AXA Singapore).

Media contacts

Daniel Fitzpatrick
Head, HSBC Singapore
Communications

Phone: +65 66584799
E-mail: daniel.fitzpatrick@hsbc.com.sg

Betty Fong
Senior Manager, HSBC Singapore
Communications

Phone: +65 66584103
E-mail: betty.c.y.fong@hsbc.com.sg

News archive

September

9 Sep 2021 HSBC Announces New CEO for Singapore Insurance Operations

8 Sep 2021 HSBC Asset Management Appoints Asia Real Estate Team

August

16 Aug 2021 HSBC to acquire AXA Singapore

11 Aug 2021 HSBC widens support for families divided across borders

4 Aug 2021 HSBC’s new feature to help customers send money overseas

July

28 Jul 2021 HSBC Asset Management Launches Sustainable Healthcare Fund

21 Jul 2021 HSBC and ALOG partner on sustainability-linked interest rate swap

2 Jul 2021 HSBC awarded for Best Payments and Collections Solutions

June

9 Jun 2021 HSBC appoints new Directors to its Board

May

25 May 2021 HSBC Asset Management hires Climatech team

19 May 2021 HSBC Singapore pilots GTF Framework

18 May 2021 HSBC launches first multi-currency digital wallet for SMEs in Singapore

April

29 Apr 2021 HSBC launches new Institutional Family Office service in Asia

Record year for ASEAN Green, Social, Sustainability Debt Issuance: Report

26 Apr 2021 HSBC switches to recycled plastic credit and debit cards

22 Apr 2021 HSBC named Best RMB Bank in Singapore

21 Apr 2021 HSBC makes senior hires to drive its Asia Wealth ambition

20 Apr 2021 HSBC, Marketnode complete digital bond issuance with Singtel

16 Apr 2021 HSBC Singapore launches its ‘Future of Work’ and ‘Return to Office’ plans

15 Apr 2021 HSBC Asset Management Sustainable Investment Survey

7 Apr 2021 HSBC offers SG‘s first instant digital banking registration

March

23 Mar 2021 Appointment of SG Head of Global Liquidity and Cash Management

February

25 Feb 2021 Fourth year as SG’s Best Bank for Trade Finance: Euromoney

22 Feb 2021 HSBC announces Kee Joo Wong as CEO for HSBC Singapore

18 Feb 2021 HSBC welcomes launch of Singapore’s Orchid Bond Structure

1 Feb 2021 HSBC Private Banking extends presence to Thailand

January

28 Jan 2021 HSBC chairs industry taskforce to accelerate green finance

27 Jan 2021 Appointment of Head of Commercial Banking, Singapore

19 Jan 2021 Singaporeans must do more to secure their Financial Fitness

6 Jan 2021 HSBC leads customer marketing use case in MAS-led Veritas

December

16 Dec 2020 HSBC Private Banking in Singapore launches Independent Asset Management desk

15 Dec 2020 Appointment of Head of Securities Services Singapore

10 Dec 2020 HSBC welcomes UK-Singapore FTA

9 Dec 2020 Award win for Asia’s first digital bond issuance

HSBC Joins BlackRock’s Aladdin Provider Network

7 Dec 2020 HSBC FinConnect offers unified view of financial information

1 Dec 2020 SG firms expand trade and connectivity in face of slower recovery

November

24 Nov 2020 Launch of MAS Green and Sustainability-linked Loan Grant Scheme

19 Nov 2020 Launch of Non-Bank Financial Institutions Coverage

12 Nov 2020 HSBC AMG appoints Global Head of Research and Insights

October

29 Oct 2020 HSBC Survey: Supporting elderly parents

21 Oct 2020 Singapore’s capital markets lead on sustainable infrastructure investment: survey

19 Oct 2020 Fully digitised trade transaction wins prestigious regional award

13 Oct 2020 HSBC Singapore jointly launches Singapore Green Finance Centre

7 Oct 2020 HSBC launches Why Stop Here? brand platform to inspire change-makers

2 Oct 2020 HSBC boosts pocket-sized banking with new virtual journeys

September

25 Sep 2020 HSBC launches market-leading digital payment solution for businesses

23 Sep 2020 HSBC gives SMEs the keys to finance access through Singapore’s NTP

17 Sep 2020 HSBC appointed securities services provider for the first ETF

11 Sep 2020 HSBC Singapore employees raise funds and volunteer to help local community COVID-19 relief efforts

7 Sep 2020 HSBC Life Singapore expands leadership team

4 Sep 2020 HSBC Singapore moves to online people hiring and onboarding

August

28 Aug 2020 ASEAN countries have policy levers to pull to support companies

19 Aug 2020 HSBC Life Singapore recognised at Insurance Asia Awards 2020

13 Aug 2020 HSBC’s first AI & Data powered equity index structured note

12 Aug 2020 HSBC Private Banking in S’pore announces senior appointments

7 Aug 2020 Regional Head of CMB ASP appointed to EU-ASEAN Business Council

6 Aug 2020 Newly refurbished Premier International Centre at Claymore

July

30 Jul 2020 HSBC named Asia’s Best Bank for Sustainable Finance

Enabling the roll-out of client’s COVID-19 relief fund

22 Jul 2020 Contingency planning key to supply chain resilience for firms

20 Jul 2020 HSBC rolls out tailored online banking platform for SMEs

1 Jul 2020 HSBC strengthens SEA equities capabilities from Singapore

June

24 Jun 2020 COVID-19 could help SG crack the final frontier of online banking

18 Jun 2020 HSBC SG donates $750,000 to help local COVID-19 relief efforts

12 Jun 2020 HSBC re-opens Hillview & Holland Village Branches

11 Jun 2020 HSBC Singapore’s safe management principles

4 Jun 2020 Banking on a digital future

May

28 May 2020 HSBC leads customer marketing use case in responsible use of AI

27 May 2020 HSBC appoints Head of Innovation Asia for GLCM division

5 May 2020 HSBC Bank (Singapore) Limited appoints new Director to Board

HSBC widens trade support measures for Singapore businesses

April

16 Apr 2020 Climate Bonds Initiative: ASEAN Green Finance Report 2019

8 Apr 2020 What do recent SG Budgets mean for SMEs?

7 Apr 2020 HSBC SG’s New Relief Measures in Support of Industry’s Effort

4 Apr 2020 HSBC branch closure notice

March

17 Mar 2020 HSBC Life launches unique retirement solution

16 Mar 2020 HSBC launches Singapore’s first Green Loan for SMEs

13 Mar 2020 Support measures for mortgage & credit card customers in SG

12 Mar 2020 HSBC builds out trade finance distribution team

5 Mar 2020 HSBC Singapore commits to having more women in senior roles

February

20 Feb 2020 HSBC SG’s liquidity and cash management support measures

14 Feb 2020 HSBC SG announces trade support measures for SG businesses

11 Feb 2020 HSBC Life introduces new Novel Coronavirus benefits

8 Feb 2020 HSBCSG’s safety measures to combat the spread of Coronavirus

3 Feb 2020 HSBC & Chartered Asset Management incorporate Singapore VCC

January

24 Jan 2020 HSBC facilitates first IRS trade for OII in the CIBM

23 Jan 2020 HSBCSG launches Green Deposit Account for corporate clients

14 Jan 2020 HSBC SG named Best Trade Finance Bank for 3rd year running

9 Jan 2020 SEA needs to be more connected to reach its full potential

December

18 Dec 2019 HSBC launches innovative wealth management solutions

9 Dec 2019 ASEAN firms are full of steam and want to be green

November

27 Nov 2019 HSBC launches offering to capture SG’s salaried millionaires

14 Nov 2019 HSBC partners MAS to increase trustworthiness of AI in FSI

13 Nov 2019 HSBC partners with SGX and Temasek to explore DLT for fixed income

11 Nov 2019 HSBC PayNow Corporate users to access to SGQR

5 Nov 2019 SG businesses turn to SEA as hedge to global growth headwinds

October

14 Oct 2019 HSBC Life helps Singaporeans bridge retirement gap

11 Oct 2019 HSBC appoints new Singapore Country Head of GLCM

10 Oct 2019 Women entrepreneurs winning equal slice of SG capital funding

September

24 Sep 2019 HSBC Private Banking makes two senior appointments

17 Sep 2019 HSBC appoints Singapore-based Vice Chairman of Global Banking for Southeast Asia

11 Sep 2019 HSBC Life makes senior appointments in Singapore

10 Sep 2019 First Green Loan for Singapore Leading Industrial Developer

August

16 Aug 2019 HSBC strengthens domestic banking presence with senior hires

14 Aug 2019 HSBC Bank (Singapore) announces new Directors to its Board

13 Aug 2019 Industry first fully integrated paperless trade transaction

8 Aug 2019 HSBC SG raises the bar for international mortgage offerings

July

17 Jul 2019 HSBC named Asia’s Best Bank for Sustainable Finance two years running

8 Jul 2019 Singapore firms remain optimistic

4 Jul 2019 Singapore down but not out: HSBC Expat survey

June

13 Jun 2019 HSBC AMG launches global corporate fixed term bond fund

May

29 May 2019 HSBC brings Asia’s wealth and business connectivity together

HSBC breathes new life into Singapore’s insurance business

27 May 2019 HSBC deepens regional wholesale presence with senior appt

21 May 2019 ASEAN: Stronger sales pitch to realise supply chain potential

13 May 2019 HSBC places a Jade into Jewel

6 May 2019 HSBC Singapore builds on position as #1 trade bank with senior appointment

2 May 2019 S’poreans spend more time on property than their children

April

10 Apr 2019 Private Banking continues ultra high net worth focused appts.

9 Apr 2019 The HSBC Rain Vortex is ready to dazzle visitors at Jewel

5 Apr 2019 Recommendations for sustainable infrastructure development in SEA

March

7 Mar 2019 HSBC builds its ASEAN corporate advisory bench strength

February

26 Feb 2019 HSBC revamps branch network as part of its growth ambitions

January

28 Jan 2019 HSBC gives SG investors access to China through new fund

25 Jan 2019 More to do for SG businesses on sustainability adoption

9 Jan 2019 Private Banking rings in new year with senior appointments

December

18 Dec 2018 HSBC Insurance Boosts Capabilities with New Senior Additions

3 Dec 2018 Over Half of Women Here Fear They Can’t Afford Food

November

9 Nov 2018 First fully-digitised trade transaction completed in S’pore

6 Nov 2018 SG exporters look to China’s young wealthy for future growth

5 Nov 2018 Are ASEAN corporates downplaying the trade tension risk?

1 Nov 2018 Singapore corporates optimistic on future growth prospects

October

31 Oct 2018 HSBC Private Banking in Singapore attracts high calibre talent

19 Oct 2018 HSBC Singapore supportive of EU-Singapore Free Trade Agreement

17 Oct 2018 HSBC Bank (Singapore) Limited appoints new Chairman

12 Oct 2018 The Lion City Continues to Roar for Expats – but will it continue?

September

27 Sep 2018 HSBC partners SMU to help Singapore’s small business community

26 Sep 2018 HSBC Singapore sets ambitious plan to capture Asian wealth

20 Sep 2018 HSBC Commercial Banking Launches ASEAN Desk Network

18 Sep 2018 Are ASEAN supply chains vulnerable to lag in adoption of ESG?

13 Sep 2018 HSBC Singapore to relocate its headquarters to MBFC (Press release)

10 Sep 2018 HSBC beefs up its product suite to address the education needs of Singaporeans

August

13 Aug 2018 HSBC goes live with PayNow Corporate

July

25 Jul 2018 Singapore-based SMEs target ASEAN neighbours English PDF 663.41 KB

11 Jul 2018 Singaporean entrepreneurs: a bet each way when it comes to business, but not for family, HSBC global report English PDF 101.97 KB

9 Jul 2018 HSBC Private Banking Announces Senior Appointment for Indonesia Coverage English PDF 87.18 KB

4 Jul 2018 Corporates hit by growing risk management challenge English PDF 171.45 KB

3 Jul 2018 HSBC commit to HSBC Women’s World Championship through 2020 English PDF 227.81 KB

June

28 Jun 2018 HSBC Singapore goes long on the high net worth segment English PDF 105.49 KB

22 Jun 2018 Singapore Millennials feel at home with multiple property purchases – HSBC Survey English PDF 153.80 KB

21 Jun 2018 Arisaig renews 20-year partnership with HSBC Singapore English PDF 355.58 KB

18 Jun 2018 HSBC Singapore and Grab close syndicated facility for vehicle fleet financing English PDF 610.94 KB

May

28 May 2018 HSBC introduces fully-digital, enhanced credit card application process by leveraging MyInfo English PDF 88.17 KB

23 May 2018 HSBC’s ‘Pitch @innovfest’ Drives Smart Nation Agenda English PDF 482.09 KB

15 May 2018 The Time It Takes to Make A Coffee: HSBC Insurance Launches One of the Fastest Online Insurance Platforms in Singapore English PDF 223.86 KB

14 May 2018 HSBC and ING Execute Groundbreaking Live Trade Finance Transaction on R3’s Corda Blockchain Platform English PDF 499.28 KB

April

28 Apr 2018 ASEAN Smart Cities Network makes South-East Asia ‘World-leading’: Says HSBC English PDF 193.32 KB

2 Apr 2018 HSBC Private Banking in Singapore Expands International and NRI Private Banking Coverage with Senior Appointment English PDF 86.96 KB

March

21 Mar 2018 Trade Agreements and Technology Keep Singapore Businesses Optimistic English PDF 474.04 KB

16 Mar 2018 New branch marks next phase of HSBC’s investment into Singapore English PDF 720.59 KB

12 Mar 2018 HSBC Insurance (Singapore) Appoints Carlos Vazquez as New CEO English PDF 84.73 KB

8 Mar 2018 HSBC Global Asset Management launches first dedicated Singapore Dollar Income Bond for Singapore retail investors English PDF 90.17 KB

January

22 Jan 2018 Singapore’s mid-sized firms have to play catch up to global peers on sustainable business practices: HSBC English PDF 209.52 KB

18 Jan 2018 HSBC Partners 7-Eleven to Expand Cash Access Network to 800 Touchpoints Island-wide English PDF 84.31 KB

5 Jan 2018 HSBC adds bench strength to its core Retail Banking and Wealth Management team English PDF 94.57 KB


HSBC in the media

November

25 Nov 2019 Forging new paths for ASEAN’s sustainable infrastructure needs

19 Nov 2019 The EUSFTA needs business action to make it a success

5 Nov 2019 Is now the right time for Singapore companies to expand abroad?

4 Nov 2019 Asia’s self-sustaining growth is a shield against US tariffs

Health equals Wealth

September

3 Sep 2019 Greening Southeast Asia’s Financial System

August

21 Aug 2019 Singapore’s role in new phase of BRI investment into SE Asia

1 Aug 2019 Supporting HSBC clients across the wealth continuum

July

25 Jul 2019 Has Insurtech killed the advisory model?

3 Jul 2019 East Asia’s young rich redefine the concept of legacy

1 Jul 2019 Banks need to become more personal to stay relevant in the digital age

June

4 Jun 2019 What’s next for China's tech investment into ASEAN?

May

29 May 2019 Philanthropy in Singapore is going mainstream

13 May 2019 Harnessing Southeast Asia’s growth

3 May 2019 When it comes to investing, women get it right

April

10 Apr 2019 Fighting financial crimes requires better tech and collaboration

March

26 Mar 2019 Continued innovation the key to SG-US infrastructure tie-up

12 Mar 2019 Banks of the future still need human intelligence & empathy

February

27 Feb 2019 Today’s enterprising entrepreneurs build ecosystems not products

26 Feb 2019 Shining a light on grassroots

18 Feb 2019 The Year of the Pig: Bull, bear or balanced?

January

23 Jan 2019 Driving integration is how ASEAN can prosper in 2019

13 Jan 2019 Don’t let your personal biases affect the way you invest

Transforming risk into opportunity in Southeast Asia

23 July 2021

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Businesses have woken up to net zero

13 July 2021

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Central Bank Digital Currencies explained

17 June 2021

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