HSBC Holdings plc

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

HSBC is a global banking and financial services company. HSBC dates back to 1865 and is headquartered in London.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 3 - - - - - 3
vol $14.8B $14.8B
Sell (0.0/yr) # 10 - - - - - 10
vol $2.7B $2.7B

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Largest Household International, Inc.
$14.2B (2003-03-28)
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Largest HSBC US Credit Card Unit
$2.5B (2012-05-02)

According to our data here at Mergr, HSBC Holdings has acquired 3 companies. It has also divested 10 assets.

HSBC Holdings’ 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 Holdings has acquired in 2 different US states, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include financial services (100%).

When analyzing the financial services sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 491 financial services companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 20 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 4 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic financial services acquirer over the past 3 years is AFH Financial Group, with 9 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the financial services sector over the past 3 years is Lovell Minnick Partners LLC with 4 platform acquisitions.

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