Important information

We have announced a package of support for customers that may be affected by COVID-19 including allocating £5bn of our £14bn SME Fund to help businesses through these uncertain times. Click here for tips and advice on planning for any possible disruption to your business or call our helpline on 08000 121 614, open 8am – 6pm, Monday to Friday.

Best bank for small businesses

Euromoney named us the world’s best bank for small and medium-sized enterprises in 2019.

Specialist support

We’re always here to help you. Speak to us online, over the phone or in branch.

International expertise

From foreign exchange to international support we can grow your business across borders.

Supporting you and your business

Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme

A Government guarantee which secures bank loans to any viable business with a sound borrowing proposal, but which may lack adequate security.

Coronavirus financial advice and support

HSBC UK support available for your business during the outbreak, tips and advice on planning for any possible disruption to your business.

Coronavirus Government support

All the details of the schemes the Chancellor has announced.

Open a Start-up Account for your new business

Starting a new business? It's quick and easy to open a Business Bank Account with us. Even better, you pay no monthly fee for the first 18 months.

Get a slice of our £14bn small business lending fund

Whether you're an HSBC customer or not, we have funding that could help you achieve your business goals.


Award-winning banking

Euromoney Awards 2019

Best Bank for SMEs 2019

We never stop working to understand the needs of every small business

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Best Global Transaction Bank

We are industry innovators, at the forefront of technological changes in transaction banking

Euromoney Awards 2019

Best Bank for Sustainable Finance

Our expertise in green bonds has made us a pioneer in sustainable finance

Independent service quality survey results – Business current accounts

An independent survey was conducted to ask UK customers of the 14 largest business current account providers, whether they would recommend their provider to other small and medium enterprises (SMEs).

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