Sir Thomas Sutherland – the father of HSBC

HSBC Private Bank

The name of Sir Thomas Sutherland is connected to one of the largest banking empires in the world at the present moment. The prominent Scotsman went down in history as the founder of the Hongkong and Shanghai Banking corporation, which, a century and a half after its establishment, is known as the HSBC Holding plc….

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8 Canada Square – the crown of the HSBC

8 Canada Square

HSBC is one of the largest international corporations currently in existence. Logically enough, a financial empire like this deserves equally impressive capital and the 8 Canada Square building definitely deserves the title of global headquarters of the holding. Located in Canary Wharf in London at the address that gives its name to the skyscraper itself,…

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HSBC – the early history

HSBC Building in London

HSBC is one of the largest banking and financial services companies not only in London, but also in the world as a whole. Today it has offices in well over 80 countries all across the globe and the total assets of the company reach 2.67 trillion US dollars. But becoming one of the largest and…

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