Sustainability for businesses

Mobilizing the transition to net zero

With change, comes opportunity. As the world changes, we understand our customers have evolving needs to unlock opportunity for sustainable growth and a need to act with our ecosystem of resources, tools, relationships and solutions. Our sustainability strategy has, at its core, a commitment to support our customers, understand and act on their transition to lower emissions and to help them achieve their wider sustainability ambitions. We're mobilizing finance and accelerating innovation to make this happen, working in partnership with our customers and those developing innovate climate tech to realize the opportunity to build a more sustainable, resilient, and prosperous future.

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What is the 'S' in ESG?

Learn what Social Impact is, why an inclusive economy is so important and how we’re supporting women and minorities.

The Future Grid

We're invested in high growth clients innovating in the Climate Tech space and driving the future grid.

Boosting Clean Technology

We created a $250M Venture Growth Finance fund to support Climate Tech solutions that can lead to a low carbon future. As the leading international bank for technology-led startups around the world, this solution is a natural extension of our global focus on technology financing and supporting high-growth companies with comprehensive banking products.

Transitioning to sustainable practices

We're committed to supporting SMEs looking for tangible ways to transition to sustainable practices. That's why we've summarized the key takeaways from our Drive 2022 event that covered 10 sessions with 20+ global experts providing their thoughts and incredible journeys to transitioning to more environmental and social practices for growth.

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How to get started on sustainability

Whether it’s complying with tighter regulation, meeting growing customer expectations or keeping pace with your competitors, businesses cannot afford to ignore sustainability. But how do you get started?

Celine Herweijer, HSBC Group Chief Sustainability Officer

"We're really in a unique position to help shape and implement this net zero transition over time."

The importance of sustainable supply chains and the financial benefits

Hear from Matthew Frohling, Managing Director, Head of GTRF Sales at HSBC USA

Contact Mark Hillhouse, HSBC Sustainability Lead

Find out more about Sustainability

Lean more about the future of sustainable practices and the impact of ESG on the future of business through our research and insights

We’re helping our corporate customers reach their sustainability goals. Find out more about how our dedicated expertise is helping propel them into the future.

Unsure of what Sustainable Finance encompasses? Check out our 101s: 5 experts, 5 topics, 5 answers simplifying real solutions to help you get to net zero.

Learn what Social Impact means, why an inclusive economy is so important and how HSBC is committed to supporting women and minorities.

We’re committed to a sustainable future and dedicating between $750bn and $1trn, alongside expert guidance and support, to help our clients - their partners and networks - transition to a low carbon economy. So we can all thrive in a greener tomorrow.


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