Supporting Businesses through COVID-19

HSBC continues to monitor the situation very closely, liaising with government and public health officials in the countries where we operate. Our priority is the wellbeing of our customers and staff.

Economic Updates

 Fighting the fear

How willing are consumers to support the recovery?

 A difficult job: Making sense of global labour markets

Labour markets are set for more disruption during the post-pandemic hangover – and government policy must evolve

 New EU and Vietnam trade deal

Agreement gives both economies a post-pandemic push

 Re-opening the world economy

Coronavirus continues to infect global finances even as lockdowns are lifted

 HSBC Europe: Covid-19 - Review of the mid-to long-term Implications for Corporates

Join our team of experts as they share their views on COVID-19, its global spread, the sector implications of the pandemic, as well as the mid-to long-term impacts and opportunities.
Date: May 07, 2020 | 48 mins

 HSBC Europe: Mitigating the corporate impact of the COVID-19 pandemic

In these challenging times, we invite you to join us for a summary of current and potential future financial implications of COVID-19 for corporates.
Date: April 02, 2020 | 58 mins

 Paying for the pandemic

Who will pick up the bill as 'scarring' threatens to send government debt spiralling?

 Could COVID-19 curb globalisation?

The pandemic has provoked calls for protectionism, re-shoring and shorter supply chains

 COVID-19 likely to permanently scar global economy

Technology is the wildcard factor in post-pandemic recovery

 Food shortages or surpluses

COVID-19 has disrupted world trade in agricultural produce

 Global inflation after coronavirus

Prices will fall this summer – but politicians determine longer-term inflation

 Mapping how COVID-19 hits consumption

Web searches, traffic monitoring and business surveys point to sharp fall in spending