The Ultimate Hong Kong Bank Directory


Hong Kong is a top financial center in Asia as well as the world. With plenty of banks to choose from, we do our best to document them all in this directory.

HSBC HK

HSBC Hong Kong


The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited is the largest bank in Hong Kong, the founding member of the HSBC Group.

Since 1990 it operates in Hong Kong as a subsidiary of the HSBC Holdings PLC, headquartered in London, UK.

HSBC HK information
ABN Amro

ABN Amro


ABN AMRO serves Retail, Private and Corporate Banking clients with a focus on the Netherlands and selective operations internationally. Clients are offered a comprehensive and full range of products and services through omni-channel distribution, including advanced mobile applications and internet banking.

ABN Amro information
Standard Chartered

Standard Chartered


Bank of China Hong Kong or BOCHK is a locally incorporated licensed bank, the second-largest commercial banking group in Hong Kong by customer deposits and assets.

Standard Chartered information
ANZ Hong Kong

ANZ Hong Kong


ANZ Hong Kong is the regional office and headquarters of the Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited, the third largest bank by market capitalisation in Australia, for Northeast Asia, Europe and America regions.

ANZ HK information
Bank of America

Bank of America


Bank of America Corporation (abbreviated as BofA) is an American multinational financial services company headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina. It is ranked 2nd on the list of largest banks in the United States by assets.

Bank of America information
Bank of China Hong Kong

Bank of China Hong Kong


The history of Standard Chartered in Hong Kong dates as far back as 1859, and is one of the Hong Kong SAR’s three note-issuing banks today. Having incorporated its local business on 1 July 2004, we now operate as a licensed bank under the name of Standard Chartered Bank (Hong Kong) Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Standard Chartered PLC.

Bank of China Hong Kong Information
Bank of East Asia

Bank of East Asia


Bank of East Asia abbreviated to BEA is the third largest bank incorporated in Hong Kong by total consolidated assets.

Bank of East Asia information
Barclays Hong Kong

Barclays Hong Kong


Barclays Bank Hong Kong is a branch of the UK-based international financial group, Barclays Plc, active on corporate and investment banking, international banking, wealth and investment management markets.

Barclays Hong Kong Information
BNP Paribas Hong Kong

BNP Paribas Hong Kong


BNP Paribas Hong Kong is one of the top foreign banks operating in the region. The bank acts as a part of international financial group BNP Paribas, based in France.

BNP Paribas Hong Kong Information
CCB China Construction Bank Asia

CCB China Construction Bank Asia


China Construction Bank Asia CCB Asia is a licensed bank with 41 branches and one CCB Private Banking centre in Hong Kong.

CCB China Construction Bank Asia Information
Chong Hing Bank

Chong Hing Bank


Barclays Bank Hong Kong is a branch of the UK-based international financial group, Barclays Plc, active on corporate and investment banking, international banking, wealth and investment management markets.

Chong Hing Bank Information
Citibank

Citibank


Citibank is the consumer division of financial services multinational Citigroup. Citibank was founded in 1812 as the City Bank of New York, and later became First National City Bank of New York.

Citibank Information
CNCBI China CITIC Bank International Limited

CNCBI China CITIC Bank International Limited


China CITIC Bank International Limited CNCBI , recently known as CITIC Bank International is a Hong Kong-based full-service commercial bank.

CNCBI China CITIC Bank International Limited Information
Commerzbank Hong Kong

Commerzbank Hong Kong


Commerzbank opened its branch in Hong Kong in 1979. In Mainland China Commerzbank is on site with an own representative office since 1981. In 1994, Shanghai branch was opened, receiving a full Renminbi license in 2000. 

Commerzbank Hong Kong Information
Commonwealth Bank Hong Kong

Commonwealth Bank Hong Kong


Commonwealth Bank Hong Kong is a subsidiary of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, an Australian multinational bank.

Commonwealth Bank Hong Kong Information
Credit Agricole CIB

Credit Agricole CIB


Crédit Agricole CIB is the Corporate and Investment Banking arm of the Crédit Agricole Group, the world’s n°13 bank measured by Tier One Capital (The Banker, July 2017).

Credit Agricole CIB Information
Credit Suisse Hong Kong

Credit Suisse Hong Kong


Credit Suisse Hong Kong Limited is a subsidiary of the Credit Suisse AG, a leading international financial institution, based in Switzerland.

Credit Suisse Hong Kong Information
Dah Sing Bank

Dah Sing Bank


Dah Sing Banking Group Limited is a bank based in Hong Kong with around 70 branches in Hong Kong, Macau and China. It was established in 1947. Affiliates include MEVAS Bank, Banco Comercial de Macau and Dah Sing Bank Limited.

Dah Sing Bank Information
Daiwa Capital Markets

Daiwa Capital Markets


Daiwa Capital Markets Hong Kong Limited is a Licensed Corporation with the Securities and Future Commission (CE No: AAB639) and a Participant of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited and Hong Kong Futures Exchange Limited.

Daiwa Capital Markets Information

DBS Bank

DBS Bank


DBS Bank is a multinational banking and financial services corporation headquartered in Marina Bay, Singapore.

DBS Bank Information
Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank Hong Kong


Deutsche Bank first established a presence in Hong Kong in 1958. Today, the Deutsche Bank Group has a staff of more than 1,200 people based here. Our Hong Kong operations is one of the Bank’s four hubs – together with Singapore, Sydney and Tokyo – in the Asia Pacific region.

Deutsche Bank Hong Kong Information
Fubon Bank

Fubon Bank


Fubon Bank (Hong Kong) Limited is a licensed bank incorporated in Hong Kong. It is a subsidiary of Fubon Financial Holding Co., Ltd. of Taiwan.

Fubon Bank Information

Hang Seng Bank

Hang Seng Bank


Founded in 1933, Hang Seng is one of Hong Kong’s largest listed companies. Our market capitalisation as at 31 December 2017 was HKD370.9 billion. In keeping with our name, which means “ever-growing” in Chinese, we are growing alongside our customers.

Hang Seng Bank Information
HBZ Finance Limited

HBZ Finance Limited


Habib Bank Zurich (Hong Kong) Limited (formerly HBZ Finance Limited) is a Restricted Licence Bank (RLB) incorporated in Hong Kong under The Banking Ordinance. We are operating in Hong Kong since 1979 and specialize in providing customized trade finance solutions with diverse range of products and services.

HBZ Finance Limited Information
ICBC Industrial and Commercial Bank of China

ICBC Industrial and Commercial Bank of China


Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Limited is a Chinese multinational banking company. It is the largest bank in the world by total assets and the most valuable bank in the world by market capitalization since February 2017.

ICBC Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Information

ICICI Bank

ICICI Bank


ICICI Bank, stands for Industrial Credit and Investment Corporation of India, it is an Indian multinational banking and financial services company headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, with its registered office in Vadodara.

ICICI Bank Information
ING Bank Hong Kong

ING Bank Hong Kong


ING Wholesale Banking (WB) meets all banking needs of large corporations, multinationals and financial institutions. With a history that stretches back some 200 years, we have made a name for ourselves by helping clients build successful businesses. 

ING Bank Hong Kong Information
JP Morgan Chase Hong Kong

JP Morgan Chase Hong Kong


JPMorgan Hong Kong office is the regional headquarters for J.P. Morgan’s business in the Asia-Pacific region, which the main function is to contribute to the operations and expansion of the mainland China operations.

JP Morgan Chase Hong Kong Information

Lloyds Bank Hong Kong

Lloyds Bank Hong Kong


Lloyds TSB Hong Kong Branch is a commercial bank, operating as a part of Lloyds Banking Group plc, one of the oldest and largest banking groups in the UK.

Lloyds Bank Hong Kong Information
Macquarie Bank

Macquarie Bank


Macquarie Group Limited is a global investment banking and diversified financial services group. Headquartered in Sydney, Macquarie is the largest Australian investment bank and the top ranked mergers and acquisitions advisor in Australia.

Macquarie Bank Information
Mashreq Bank

Mashreq Bank


The Dubai-based Mashreqbank psc is the oldest privately owned bank in the United Arab Emirates. Founded as the Bank of Oman in 1967, Mashreq was the first UAE bank to install ATM cash dispensers, the first to issue debit and credit cards and the first to introduce consumer loans. 

Mashreq Bank Information
Merrill Lynch

Merrill Lynch


Lloyds TSB Hong Kong Branch is a commercial bank, operating as a part of Lloyds Banking Group plc, one of the oldest and largest banking groups in the UK.

Merrill Lynch Information
NAB National Australia Bank Hong Kong

NAB National Australia Bank Hong Kong


NAB Hong Kong is a branch of the National Australia Bank– one of the country’s major banks with over 12 million customers across 12 countries around the world.

NAB National Australia Bank Hong Kong Information
NCB Nanyang Commercial Bank

NCB Nanyang Commercial Bank


NCB Nanyang Commercial Bank is a bank in Hong Kong, part of Bank of China Hong Kong.

NCB Nanyang Commercial Bank Information
OCBC Wing Hang Bank

OCBC Wing Hang Bank


OCBC Wing Hang Bank is a bank headquartered in Hong Kong, 8th biggest by total assets.

OCBC Wing Hang Bank Information
Public Bank Hong Kong

Public Bank Hong Kong


Public Bank Hong Kong formerly Asia Commercial Bank is a subsidiary of the Malaysian financial group Public Financial Holdings Limited.

Public Bank Hong Kong Information
RBC Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) Hong Kong

RBC Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) Hong Kong


RBC Wealth Management Hong Kong is a branch of the Royal Bank of Canada, the country’s largest financial institution as measured by deposits, revenues, and market capitalization.

RBC Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) Hong Kong Information
RBS Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) Hong Kong

RBS Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) Hong Kong


RBS Hong Kong branch acts as the hub for Royal Bank of Scotland‘s operations in Asia, offering finance, risk management and investment solutions to corporations, governments and financial institutions across the region.

RBS Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) Hong Kong Information
Shanghai Commercial Bank Hong Kong

Shanghai Commercial Bank Hong Kong


The Shanghai Commercial Bank is one of the most well-known local Chinese banks in Hong Kong.

Shanghai Commercial Bank Hong Kong Information
UBS Hong Kong

UBS Hong Kong


UBS Hong Kong is a licensed bank, operating as a division of UBS AG, Swiss global financial services company headquartered in Basel and Zürich, Switzerland.

UBS Hong Kong Information
Westpac Hong Kong

Westpac Hong Kong


Westpac Hong Kong is a branch of Australian bank and financial services provider, one of Australia’s big four banks and is also the second- largest bank in New Zealand.

Westpac Hong Kong Information
Wing Lung Bank

Wing Lung Bank


Wing Lung Bank is a medium-sized bank, one of the oldest local Chinese banks in Hong Kong.

Wing Lung Bank Information
Bank of Bangkok

Bank of Bangkok


Established in 1944, Bangkok Bank is one of Southeast Asia’s largest regional banks with total assets of 3,076,310 million baht.

Bank of Bangkok Information
Chiyu Bank

Chiyu Bank


It was founded by Tan Kah Kee in 1947, and it has 23 branches in Hong Kong and focuses on serving the community of residents of Fujian descent in Hong Kong.

Chiyu Bank Information
Svenska Handelsbanken AB

Svenska Handelsbanken AB


Svenska Handelsbanken AB is a Swedish bank providing universal banking services including traditional corporate transactions, investment banking and trading as well as consumer banking including life insurance. Handelsbanken is one of the major banks in Sweden with over 460 branches.

Svenska Handelsbanken AB Information
Bank of Communication

Bank of Communication


Bank of Communications Limited (BoCom or BoComm) founded in 1908, is one of the largest banks in China.

Bank of Communication Information
 
 

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About Our HK Banking Process

Direct Communication

  • 01

    This is where you do your homework and call in advance. Many Hong Kong banks suck at email so you need to stay on top of them.

  • 02

    This is where you call again, and ensure you have your bank appointment, walk ins don’t work much anymore.

  • 03

    Ensure you have all your documents and forms ready before going to the appointment.

  • 04

    You may need to mail more documents – be ready to post..

Regular Check-Ins

  • 01

    This isn’t set it and forget it bank application process. You will need to keep on top of the process.

  • 02

    Find out which dates the banker plans to let you know by and mark your calendar.

  • 03

    Hopefully your corporate structure is simple for them to do due diligence on.

  • 04

    Repeat this process and don’t let up.

Ongoing Discovery

  • 01

    Always be on the look out for new bank account opportunities.

  • 02

    We keep a running rolodex and database of contacts and relationships.

  • 03

    Keeping organized and diligent is the way to win at the banking game.

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