HSBC bank plc

Founded in 1880, HSBC Bank is a global universal bank providing various banking and financial services worldwide. HSBC Bank offers products and services in the following segments: retail banking and wealth management, commercial banking, global banking and markets, and global private banking. HSBC bank plc operates as a branch of HSBC Bank plc (United Kingdom).

Bank Category

Branches of foreign banks

HSBC bank plc participates in deposit guarantee scheme of the United Kingdom. This scheme covers accounts up to 85 000 GBP per bank per depositor.

Contacts

15 RUE VERNET, 75419, PARIS CEDEX 08, France

HSBC bank plc is located in PARIS CEDEX 08.

Bank Identifiers

BIC (SWIFT)
MIDLFRCPXXX
MFI ID
FR18059
Bank Sort Code
18059

Deposit Guarantee

Deposit Guarantee
Yes (up to 85 000 GBP per depositor)

Deposit Guarantee Schemes compensate certain deposits held by depositors of a bank that becomes unable to meet its obligations.

All branches of EEA-banks operating in France participate in deposit guarantee schemes of their home countries. This means that HSBC bank plc participates in the deposit guarantee scheme of the United Kingdom.

In the case of HSBC bank plc failure, eligible depositors having covered accounts in this bank will be paid out the following compensation:

Eligible Depositors  private individuals, small companies
Covered Currencies  all
Maximum Protected Amount  85 000 GBP
Paid In Currency  GBP

Further Information

BIC

BIC (Business Identifier Code, also known as SWIFT code or SWIFT BIC) is a the mostly used international identifier of financial institutions. SWIFT is the registration authority for BICs. BICs are used in financial transactions, client and counterparty data bases, compliance documents and many others.

A BIC consists of eight or eleven characters, comprising a financial institution code (four characters), a country code (two characters), a location code (two characters) and, optionally, a branch code (three characters).

BIC of HSBC bank plc and its components are shown in the table below.

BIC  MIDLFRCPXXX
Bank BIC Code  MIDL
Country Code  FR (France)
Location Code  CP
Branch Code  XXX

MFI ID

MFI ID (Monetary Financial Institution Identifier) is a code, unique to each institution in the MFI list provided by ECB (European Central Bank). MFI ID is hence applicable to MFIs resident in the European Union.

The code is alphanumerical, with the first two digits representing the two-digit ISO code for the country of residence of the MFI and the remaining number of digits (no limit has been specified) is any combination of alphanumerical characters.

MFI ID of HSBC bank plc is shown in the table below.

MFI ID  FR18059

Bank Sort Code

Bank Sort Code is a code that uniquely identifies a financial institution within a country. Bank sort codes are usually assigned by National Central Banks and differ from BIC codes.

Bank Sort Code  18059

European Presence: 20 banks in 17 countries

HSBC bank plc operates under the brand name HSBC Bank. This banking brand has presence in the following European countries and selected dependent territories of the European countries:

Belgium

Bermuda

Czech Republic

France

  •  (this bank) HSBC bank plc (PARIS CEDEX 08)

Guernsey

Ireland

Isle of Man

Italy

Jersey

Luxembourg

Malta

Netherlands

Poland

Spain

Switzerland

Turkey

United Kingdom

Defunct Banks: 3 banks in 2 countries

The following banks operating under HSBC Bank brand name has been recently closed down:

Cayman Islands

Jersey