HSBC UK Bank Plc

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Business Focus
retail banking

HSBC UK Bank Plc was established to comply with the UK government new rules in place to protect the economy and taxpayers. HSBC UK Bank Plc is operating as a ring-fenced bank providing retail banking services to personal and business customers in the UK.


retail banking
business banking
corporate banking



Area Served

GBUnited Kingdom
EUEuropean Union


current accounts
credit cards
ISA accounts
savings accounts
time deposit accounts
personal loans
car loans
investment funds
trading accounts

Account Opening

Becoming a client of HSBC UK Bank Plc can be done in a few steps:
Submit online application
Visit bank branch

Due to regulatory requirements HSBC UK Bank Plc performs KYC/AML checks when establishing business relationships with a new client. While onboarding a private individual HSBC UK Bank Plc will ask him/her to provide the following documents: passport, ID card, utility bill, employment details, income details. For corporate clients HSBC UK Bank Plc will ask to provide corporate documentation as well as information about controlling persons. HSBC UK Bank Plc may request additional documentation or information depending on the case.

Ways to Bank

HSBC UK Bank Plc delivers its products and services through both direct and indirect channels, namely:
online banking
mobile app


Total Assets of HSBC UK Bank Plc
Annual_profit of HSBC UK Bank Plc
Market Share of HSBC UK Bank Plc
Total Assets (2018)
238.94 bln GBP  (+1,592,826.67%)
Annual Profit (2018)
763.00 mln GBP

HSBC UK Bank Plc is the 12th largest bank in the United Kingdom in terms of total assets. In 2018 its total assets were 238,94 bln GBP, providing the bank with the market share of 2.69%. In 2018 the bank's annual profit was 763,00 mln GBP.

Deposit Guarantee

Protected Amount
up to 85,000 GBP
Guarantee Fund
Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS)
Covered Depositors
private individuals
Covered Accounts
current accounts
savings accounts
time deposit accounts

HSBC UK Bank Plc participates in the deposit guarantee scheme of the United Kingdom. This deposit guarantee scheme applies to current accounts, savings accounts, time deposit accounts made by private individuals, companies and covers up to up to 85,000 GBP per bank per depositor. HSBC UK Bank Plc is a member of Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) and makes its contributions into it.


HSBC, Level 15, 8 Canada Square, E14 5HQ, London, United Kingdom
44 2079918888

HSBC UK Bank Plc is headquartered in London.

Bank Identifiers

Company Number

Bank Supervision

Supervised By
Financial Conduct Authority
Reference Number

HSBC UK Bank Plc is authorized and supervised by the Financial Conduct Authority (reference number 765112).

Bank History

Start Date
December 2015

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