HSBC UK INVESTOR AND ANALYST SEMINAR
HSBC Holdings plc is today holding a seminar for investors and analysts on its UK ring-fenced bank, HSBC UK Bank plc ('HSBC UK'), at its headquarters in Birmingham. HSBC UK was formed on 1 July 2018 and serves 14.5 million, largely UK-based, customers.
The seminar will be formed of several presentations across the afternoon which will discuss HSBC UK's overarching strategy and provide insights into each of its individual businesses, risk, finance and technology. As part of the presentations, HSBC UK will discuss the following points:
· A Pillar 2A CET1 requirement of 2.6% as of 1 January 2019.
· Basel III revisions on capital requirements, qualitative discussion. Discussion on mortgage risk weightings.
· Consistent with the Group, a commitment to the discipline of positive adjusted 'jaws' (income growth exceeding cost growth) over the medium term.
The event will open at around 12.30 British Summer Time ('BST'), hosted by Ian Stuart (CEO, HSBC UK), and will close at around 17.45 BST after presentations by HSBC UK's management, including the CEOs of our Commercial Banking and Retail Banking & Wealth Management divisions, our Chief Operating Officer, Chief Risk Officer and Chief Financial Officer.
Copies of the presentations used during the day will be available to view and download prior to the beginning of the event at https://www.hsbc.com/investors/investor-events-and-presentations
Investor enquiries to:
UK - Richard O'Connor
Tel: +44 (0)20 7991 6590
Hong Kong - Hugh Pye
Tel: +852 2822 4908
Media enquiries to:
UK - Neil Fleming
Tel: +44 121 264 3413
Hong Kong - Patrick Humphris
Tel: +852 2822 2052
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HSBC Holdings plc
HSBC Holdings plc, the parent company of HSBC, is headquartered in London. HSBC serves customers worldwide from offices in 66 countries and territories in our geographical regions: Europe, Asia, North America, Latin America, and Middle East and North Africa. With assets of US$2,659bn at 31 March 2019, HSBC is one of the world's largest banking and financial services organisations.
The information, statements and opinions set out in this announcement, the presentation materials referred to herein and subsequent discussion do not constitute a public offer for the purposes of any applicable law or an offer to sell or solicitation of any offer to purchase any securities or other financial instruments or any advice or recommendation in respect of such securities or other financial instruments.
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