HSBC has appointed former Standard Life boss David Nish as senior independent director and chairman of the group audit committee. Mr Nish will also become a member of the group risk committee with effect from 18th February this year.
The Institute of Auctioneers and Appraisers in Scotland (IAAS) has appointed Neil Wilson, former head of agriculture at HSBC Bank, as its executive director. Mr Wilson has been appointed to help intensify the Institutes' fight for the interests of members and the wider livestock industry and&nb
HSBC is currently working with charities in the UK to help homeless people who do not have permanent or fixed addresses, or photo ID, to open bank accounts. These accounts would be managed in HSBC branches or online.
Employees at HSBC are concerned about potential job cuts after the bank announced it plans to restructure its business amid an "unacceptable" performance in parts of Europe and the US. The bank's interim chief executive Noel Quinn said plans to improve the Europe and US divisions of the bank were "n
Over 10,000 jobs are at stake at HSBC as the bank embarks on a cost-cutting programme. HSBC currently employs around 238,000 people, however, according to the Financial Times, staff reductions are long overdue.
HSBC has launched a trade finance API which allows partner financial organisations and their clients observe the status of their bank guarantees in real-time, from their own platforms. The bank guarantee API is now being tested by ING and Standard Bank and it will allow partners to create their own
The Scottish Building Society (SBS) has joined the Scottish Financial Enterprise (SFE). SFE supports Scotland's financial services sector and includes organisations such as HSBC, Investe, Jpmorgan, KPMG and Lloyds Banking Group. It represents an industry that employs over 160,000 people in Scot
HSBC has provided a seven-figure funding package to Kilmarnock FC owner Billy Bowie to help achieve his goals to grow his Park Hotel and Special Projects business ventures. The funding will help Mr Bowie create 20 new jobs at the four-star Park Hotel at Kilmarnock’s Rugby Park. Employees will
Glasgow-based engineering consultancy, Mabbett & Associates Ltd, has used £160,000 of HSBC funds to further diversify its business by creating Mabbett Environmental Planning Ltd. The new enterprise will facilitate the firm’s expansion in the environmental planning services sector, growing the