Combined, ASEAN forms one of the fastest growing economic powerhouses and is one of the world’s top five economies, behind the US, EU, China and Japan.
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Grow your business with HSBC

As the leading international bank in Australia, HSBC is committed to helping our clients explore the opportunities available to them in ASEAN’s dynamic markets and help them navigate their way to commercial success.

We have played an active role in the development of the economies and infrastructure of ASEAN countries for the past 150 years. These deep roots mean HSBC is in a leading position to enable its Australian – and indeed global – clients capture opportunities in the region.

HSBC’s ASEAN Desk Network

To further support your growth in the region we have an established Desk Network, which includes ASEAN/China desk, a European desk and a US desk – all located in our Sydney head office.

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HSBC: The longest established foreign bank in ASEAN

For over 130 years HSBC has played an active role in the development of economies and infrastructure within ASEAN, and now has the network coverage that can capture 93%+ of ASEAN GDP and international trade.

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Source: As at 2017, ASEAN Stats Data Portal

HSBC ASEAN services

At HSBC, we have a strong set of regional capabilities and specialised solutions to help you drive growth across ASEAN and beyond across 5 areas:


– One of the longest established banks in Asia-Pacific that has been supporting businesses and generations of regional growth in ASEAN

– Established network across the dynamic ASEAN region provide unparalled insights to fuel regional ambitions

– Leading international bank with numerous deals and accolades around the world


Global network with over 4,400 offices across 70 countries, covering over 90% of global trade and capital flows, as well as comprehensive client coverage. In ASEAN, we have 200 offices across 6 markets supported by 15,000 staffs.

– China and ASEAN desks that include three European countries – Germany, France and the UK. These desks are dedicated to helping customers and prospects do business in ASEAN and beyond.


– Full suite of banking services including market-leading working capital, liquidity, trade, supply chain solutions to support businesses in cross border expansion and business optimization.

– Specialist teams across Real Estate, Commodities and Structured Trade.

– Sustainable Financing capabilities - Structured 1st Green Loan in Singapore aligned to LMA/APLMA principles.

– Pioneer in offshore CNY bond market.

– Solutions that are best-in-class and recognized in the financing world through high-profile awards and surveys.


– 1st Innovation Lab in Asia Pacific. Started in 2015, the lab is a key incubator for HSBC’s worldwide innovation programmes.

– Digital banking services managed through our e-platform HSBCnet including Get Rate, Liquidity Management Portal, Trade Transaction Tracker and Track Payments.

One way of banking

– We enhance your banking experience with a consistent experience supported by our regional-empowered bankers guiding you throughout your ASEAN growth journey.

– Across all lines of business, our offers form a universal banking model that is relatively unmatched by our competitors in the region.

HSBC ASEAN Experience

Netpoleon Solutions

  • Founded in year 2000, Netpoleon Solutions is an industry leader for distributing a holistic bundle of network and security solutions to leading organizations. Today, they have extended their proven network and security expertise across ASEAN.
  • Headquartered in Singapore, Netpoleon Solutions serves a wide range of industries and customers across Singapore, Philippines, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia and Vietnam. Find out more from Mr Francis Goh, CEO of Netpoleon Group, about their expansion journey in ASEAN and how HSBC has supported their growth.

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