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‘Discussed Ways To Lower Cost Of Mortgages’

‘Discussed Ways To Lower Cost Of Mortgages’

Premier David Burt and newly sworn in Minister of Finance Curtis Dickinson met with HSBC’s outgoing and newly appointed CEOs, Steve Banner and Mark Watkinson, to discuss “ways to lower the cost of mortgages” and “strategies to increase lending to small businesses.” Premier Burt tweeted the photos below, saying: “Min.... Read more of this article

Steve Banner Appointed CEO Of HSBC Bermuda

Steve Banner Appointed CEO Of HSBC Bermuda

HSBC announced that Steve Banner will be appointed as the new CEO of HSBC Bank Bermuda, subject to regulatory approvals. This appointment will be effective as of November 12, 2018. He will succeed Mark Watkinson, who will be retiring from the HSBC Group after a 33-year career in which he held a number of senior management positions across 10 countries. Chris... Read more of this article

HSBC Launches New US Treasury Fund

HSBC Launches New US Treasury Fund

HSBC Global Asset Management [Bermuda] Limited — as manager of HSBC Corporate Money Funds Limited [HCMF] — announced the launch of its first offshore US Treasury Fund domiciled in Bermuda. “Leveraging the global reach of HSBC, the US Treasury Fund will offer additional scale to investors by investing directly into a master HSBC Global... Read more of this article

HSBC Reid St Entrance Closed Due To Damage

HSBC Reid St Entrance Closed Due To Damage

“Earlier today, HSBC Bermuda’s Harbourview Building experienced some damage that has required the Reid Street entrance to be closed,” a bank spokesperson said. “The cause of the incident and full extent of the damage is currently being investigated. The safety of our employees, customers and the general public are of the utmost... Read more of this article

HSBC & TEDS Distributes Over 15,000 Meals

HSBC & TEDS Distributes Over 15,000 Meals

In partnership with The Eliza DoLittle Society [TEDS] and the Anglican Cathedral, HSBC’s workforce is working to eradicate hunger in Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “From September 2017 through to February 2018, HSBC Bermuda launched its second annual bankwide, team-based volunteering initiative. 420 HSBC employees divided into 56 teams helped... Read more of this article

Jeff Baron Updates Profile With New HSBC Job

Jeff Baron Updates Profile With New HSBC Job

[Updated] According to his LinkedIn profile, Jeff Baron – who announced late last month that he was quitting politics – has landed a new job with HSBC in Bermuda. His recently updatde LinkedIn account states that Mr Baron has started a new position as “Country Head of Financial Crime Threat Mitigation – Bermuda at HSBC Private Banking”. Screenshot... Read more of this article

Delayed Posting Of HSBC Card Transactions

Delayed Posting Of HSBC Card Transactions

HSBC Bermuda debit card transactions from December 29 to January 1 were “not posted to customer accounts due to technical issues,” and the posting was completed on February 6th the bank confirmed, adding that they “are waiving the overlimit fees attributed to this issue.” In response to queries from Bernews, an HSBC Bermuda... Read more of this article

HSBC Staff Volunteer With Eliza DoLittle Society

HSBC Staff Volunteer With Eliza DoLittle Society

In partnership with The Eliza DoLittle Society [TEDS] and the Anglican Cathedral, HSBC’s workforce has rolled up their sleeves for a second year in an ongoing effort to address the issue of hunger in Bermuda. From September 2017 through to February 2018, the Bank continues its second bank-wide, team based volunteering programme comprising of over... Read more of this article

HSBC Sponsors Two Students For Tall Ships

HSBC Sponsors Two Students For Tall Ships

In July of this year, HSBC Bermuda sponsored two of Family Centre’s Youth Leadership Academy students to participate in an international Tall Ships experience. Youth Leadership Academy [YLA] is a 3-phase/ 5 year leadership training programme targeting at-risk youth who are unlikely to participate in other youth programmes. The programme is strength... Read more of this article

HSBC Church St Line/Drive Through Changes

HSBC Church St Line/Drive Through Changes

At the HSBC Church Street branch transaction and customer wait times were “significantly longer at the dedicated Seniors’ teller than at the main teller line,” and a “decision was made to incorporate the Seniors’ teller into our main teller lines,” the Bank said. Following comments made at the recent town hall about the change... Read more of this article

HSBC & Pathways Addressing Substance Abuse

HSBC & Pathways Addressing Substance Abuse

HSBC Bermuda and Pathways Bermuda, [formerly Caron Bermuda], is marking its seventh year of partnership with an effort to address the “critical issue of the disease of addiction on the island.” HSBC continues to support Pathways Bermuda’s adolescent and family outpatient programmes which since inception, has helped 74 adolescents and 73... Read more of this article

Knowledge Quest-HSBC Scholarship Graduates

Knowledge Quest-HSBC Scholarship Graduates

In 2014, HSBC Bermuda, in celebration of HSBC‘s 10th Anniversary in Bermuda, donated a total of $250,000 to Knowledge Quest Ltd, a registered college/university scholarship charity. HSBC’s donation funded scholarships that were to run over the course of 5 years to 6 students who had secured college or university placements and had demonstrated financial... Read more of this article

Centre On Philanthropy’s 2017 Donors Forum

Centre On Philanthropy’s 2017 Donors Forum

On Wednesday, 12 July, The Centre on Philanthropy collaborated with HSBC Bermuda to deliver its first Donors’ Forum. The idea stemmed from the two entities identifying a knowledge gap around charitable giving and community investment between local third, public and private sectors. The event afforded stakeholders the opportunity to gain an understanding... Read more of this article