ASEAN’s International Bank

ASEAN is a huge opportunity for ambitious businesses, but we also know that with such opportunities come equally varied challenges. With our broad and deep international networks, we can connect you to experienced on-the-ground experts, solutions and more to help you take uncertainty out of expansion.

From its growing consumer base to the rapid rate of digital transformation, expanding your business across ASEAN offers exciting opportunities. You need a partner with an extensive network to help you scale with the full suite of tailored services including access to capital, easy cross-border transactions, advisory services, and more.

Hear from Ahmed Yeganeh, Head of Wholesale Banking, HSBC Vietnam, who talks about the growth opportunities in ASEAN.

We make achieving your ASEAN business growth strategies easier with:

Innovative Trade Products

Across ASEAN, we offer innovative trade finance solutions that help businesses effectively manage and mitigate risks, improve cash flow and optimise their trade operations. Our solutions include supply chain finance, receivables finance, trade loans, guarantees and traditional trade.

Simple Payment Solutions

Simplify your collections with HSBC Omni Collect, a one-stop solution for your in-store and eCommerce needs. Improve customer experience by enabling multiple payment modes, and monitor transactions online to identify new sales trends.

Access to Capital with our ASEAN Growth Fund

Tap into the US$1 billion ASEAN Growth Fund, designed for businesses scaling up in the region, offering accessible and strategic debt financing. For more information on criteria’s, please reach out to your HSBC RM or contact us in the form below.

More than 135 Years of Regional Expertise

Harness HSBC’s extensive regional experience. Benefit from local insights, dedicated support, and comprehensive market research for a competitive advantage in ASEAN markets.

Don’t just take our word for it, we’re award-winning

Recently, we’ve received recognition from leading publications in the financial industry which speaks to our track record as a global bank and the success of our strategy.

  • FinanceAsia Awards 2024: Best International Bank in Vietnam
  • FinanceAsia Awards 2024: Biggest ESG Impact Bank in Vietnam
  • FinanceAsia Awards 2024: Best Investment Bank in Vietnam
  • FinanceAsia Awards 2024: Most Innovative Use of Technology Bank in Vietnam
  • The Asset Triple A Treasurise Awards 2024: Best Service Provider for Trade Finance in Vietnam
  • Euromoney Trade Finance Survey 2024: Market Leader in Vietnam
  • Euromoney Trade Finance Survey 2024: Best Service in Vietnam
  • Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2023: Vietnam's Best Bank
  • Asiamoney Best Bank Awards 2023: Best International Investment Bank in Vietnam
  • Euromoney Cash Management Survey 2023: Market Leader for Non-Financial Institutions in Vietnam
  • Euromoney Cash Management Survey 2023: Best Service for Non-Financial Institutions in Vietnam

Why Vietnam?

With our global network spanning around 50 markets, we’re uniquely positioned to help Vietnamese companies grow their business internationally, and multinational companies to invest in Vietnam. With specialists on the ground and deep local insight, we can support your growth ambitions wherever you are.

With an entrepreneurial, young and tech-savvy population, growing consumer market and digital economy, Vietnam presents opportunities for collaboration and innovation. In this episode Ahmed Yeganeh, Head of Wholesale Banking, HSBC Vietnam, discusses Vietnam’s growth story and how businesses can tap into the vast potential that Vietnam offers.

HSBC has been in Vietnam for over 150 years and is the first foreign bank to incorporate in Vietnam. Today, we’re one of the largest foreign banks in the country in terms of investment capital, product range, and customer base.

  • Year of establishment: 1870
  • Presence: 13 branches and transaction offices
  • US, Europe, and China Desks provide banking coverage for international subsidiaries
  • Regional Relationship Managers support regional decision makers with a significant multi-market footprint.

If you’re looking to expand your business into Vietnam and ASEAN, discover more details about local taxes, trading, business culture, regional economies, and more. Visit our latest International Business Guides.

Connecting you to your international ambitions

High-growth, technology-driven new economy businesses are set to thrive in Vietnam – a country that represents a powerful combination of economic growth and dynamism. In this episode Daniel Small, Head of Structured Banking and Sustainable Finance, HSBC Vietnam, discusses Vietnam’s new economy and the challenges and opportunities it presents.

Ecommerce is an exciting and fast moving area in Vietnam, fuelled by innovation and experiencing rapid change. As technology continues to enhance at pace, how can you explore smarter ways to transform your business? In this episode, Thuy Do, Head of Global Payments Solutions, HSBC Vietnam, talks about the digital innovation across international payments and trade.

Keep up to date with the latest insights

Keep your finger on the pulse with our latest research, articles, and podcasts.

Latest insights from ASEAN businesses

Discover new sentiment and focus for ASEAN businesses from our survey of 600 finance decision makers in the region.

ASEAN in Focus

Our ASEAN in Focus report gives you latest market insights and ambitions of international companies expanding to ASEAN.

International Business Guides

Discover more about doing business in ASEAN markets and beyond. Get details about taxes, trading, business culture, regional economies, and more.

Download the latest corridor reports to learn more the opportunities between ASEAN and specific regions.

How we support our clients

Whether you are expanding to markets across ASEAN or around the world, discover inspiration for your business from our customers’ stories.

Growing internationally with Guangdong Haid Group

HSBC partnered with Guangdong Haid Group, a leading agricultural enterprise headquartered in China, as they ventured into Vietnam and other Southeast Asian markets with the support of our supply chain finance, navigating international trade disruption and providing local expertise as they entered new markets.

Our ASEAN markets and connections

Read more about our offering across our 6 ASEAN markets and the rest of the world.

Learn more about ASEAN

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), established in 1967, promotes regional cooperation and integration. It drives economic growth and stability in Southeast Asia, with a combined GDP of over US$3 trillion. ASEAN consists of Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam, forming a vibrant market for economic development.

Interested in expanding to ASEAN?

Find out more about how our international network could help you to grow your business in ASEAN.

Every customer enquiry is important to us. By providing details about your business we can direct your enquiry to our most relevant team member.

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