HSBC Holding Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Financial ServicesCompany

HSBC Holding has acquired 6 companies, including 2 in the last 5 years. It has also divested 10 assets.

HSBC Holding’s largest acquisition to date was in 2003, when it acquired Household International for $14.2B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2012, when it sold HSBC US Credit Card Unit to Capital One Financial for $2.5B. HSBC Holding has acquired in 2 different US states, and 5 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include financial services (67%) and insurance (17%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity16
    • M&A Buy Activity6
    • M&A Sell Activity10
  • Total Sectors Invested 3
  • Total Countries Invested 5
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 21
  • M&A Advisors 3

HSBC Holding

HSBC Holdings plc

8 Canada Sq,
London, E14 5HQ
United Kingdom,
+44 20-7991-8888
www.hsbc.com

HSBC is a global banking and financial services company. HSBC dates back to 1865 and is based in London, United Kingdom


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 4 1 - - - 1 6
vol $14.8B $575M $15.4B
Sell (0.0/yr) # 10 - - - - - 10
vol $2.7B $2.7B
  16

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
AXA Insurance Pte Ltd. 2021-08-16 575M USD Add-on Acquisition
Singapore, Singapore · www.axa.com.sg
we.trade Innovation DAC 2017-01-02 - Joint Venture
Dublin, Ireland · www.we-trade.com
HSBC Holdings - Quantitative Techniques Operation 2013-04-04 - Divestiture
London, United Kingdom
HSBC Reinsurance Ltd. 2012-10-15 - Divestiture
Dublin,, Ireland
HSBC Insurance (Ireland) Ltd. 2012-10-15 - Divestiture
Dublin,, Ireland
HSBC Insurance Company of Delaware 2012-09-06 - Divestiture
Jersey City,, New Jersey
HSBC - 37 Retail Banking Branches 2012-07-13 95M USD Divestiture
, United States
HSBC US Credit Card Unit 2012-05-02 2.5B USD Divestiture
, United States
HSBC Actuaries and Consultants Ltd.(HACL) 2009-12-01 42M GBP Divestiture
London, United Kingdom
PT Bank Ekonomi Rahardja (dba Bank Ekonomi) 2008-10-21 608M USD Add-on Acquisition
Jakarta, Indonesia · www.bankekonomi.co.id
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Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
HSBC Bank USA    - HSBC Bank USA - 10 Branches 2021-05-26 1
New York, New York · www.us.hsbc.com New York, New York
HSBC Insurance Brokers Holdings Ltd.    - HSBC Actuaries and Consultants Ltd.(HACL) 2009-12-01 1
London, United Kingdom London, United Kingdom

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Financial Services 4 (67%) 14.8B (96%) 4 (40%) 2.6B (98%)
Insurance 1 (17%) 575M (4%) 3 (30%) -
Internet Software and Services 1 (17%) - 1 (10%) 1M (< 1%)
Business Services - - 1 (10%) 42M (2%)
Distribution - - 1 (10%) -
Total 6 $15.4B 10 $2.7B

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 2 14.2B 4 2.6B
  Minnesota 1 - - -
  Illinois 1 14.2B - -
  New York - - 1 -
  New Jersey - - 1 -
Ireland 1 - 2 -
United Kingdom - - 2 42M
Australia - - 1 22M
China - - 1 1M
India 1 - - -
Indonesia 1 608M - -
Singapore 1 575M - -
Domestic - - 2 (20%) 42M (2%)
Cross-border 6 (100%) 15.4B (100%) 8 (80%) 2.6B (98%)
Total 6 $15.4B 10 $2.7B

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Morgan Stanley
1
HSBC Global Banking and Markets
1
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $14.2B
$100M to $1B 2 $1.2B
TOTAL $15.4B
Largest Household International, Inc.
$14.2B (2003-03-28)
sell # Total
> $1B 1 $2.5B
< $100M 4 $160M
TOTAL $2.7B
Largest HSBC US Credit Card Unit
$2.5B (2012-05-02)

M&A Connections

Deals
Divested to
Investor(s)
10%
1 (10%)
Strategic(s)
90%
9 (90%)

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