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, London, Zweigniederlassung Zürich is the 91st largest bank in Switzerland in terms of total assets. In 2016 its total assets were 1 778,50 mln CHF, providing the bank with the market share of 0.06%. HSBC Bank plc, London, Zweigniederlassung Zürich is the 7th largest branches of foreign bank in Switzerland (out of 26 banks) having market share of 2.34% amongst the banks of this category.
HSBC Bank plc, London, Zweigniederlassung Zürich participates in deposit guarantee scheme of Switzerland. This scheme covers accounts up to 100 000 CHF per bank per depositor.
HSBC Bank plc, London, Zweigniederlassung Zürich is located in Zürich.
|Total Assets (2016)|
|1 778.50 mln CHF (-10.67%)|
In 2016 total assets of HSBC Bank plc, London, Zweigniederlassung Zürich were 1 778.50 mln CHF. Decline compared to the previous period (2015) was -10.67%. The evolution of the total assets of HSBC Bank plc, London, Zweigniederlassung Zürich is shown at Chart 1 below.
Chart 1. Total Assets of HSBC Bank plc, London, Zweigniederlassung Zürich.
|Yes (up to 100 000 CHF per depositor)|
Deposit Guarantee Schemes compensate certain deposits held by depositors of a bank that becomes unable to meet its obligations.
All credit institutions operating in Switzerland are obliged to participate in Swiss deposit guarantee scheme.
In the case of HSBC Bank plc, London, Zweigniederlassung Zürich failure, eligible depositors having covered accounts in this bank will be paid out the following compensation:
|Eligible Depositors||private individuals, commercial enterprises and public-sector offices|
|Covered Accounts||credit balances (e.g. personal accounts, savings accounts, investment accounts, salary accounts, numbered accounts, deposit accounts and current accounts)|
|Maximum Protected Amount||100 000 CHF|
|Paid In Currency||CHF|
Any bank can be identified for different purposes and hence can have several different identifiers.
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, London, Zweigniederlassung Zürich and its components are shown in the table below.
|Bank BIC Code||HSBC|
|Country Code||CH (Switzerland)|
Company Registration Number is a distinctive code issued upon registration of a new company. This code can be used to find data about the company in a national company register.