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HSBC Canada Interview Questions

Updated Dec 2, 2014
Updated Dec 2, 2014
29 Interview Reviews

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    Personal Banker Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    interviewed at HSBC Canada in September 2014.

    Interview Details

    I got a 30mins telephone interview by 2 days after submitting online application. And had in-person interview at branch after 1 week waiting. Interview by one manager and one assistant manager , questions are basic, such as introduce urself, why you choose hsbc and how would you perform your skills at work.

    No Offer
  2.  

    Personal Banker Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at HSBC Canada in August 2014.

    Interview Details

    I applied online and received a email on the next day. I have passed the phone interview and they arrange the face to face interview in the same week. but too bad... they didn't make the offer.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Easy Interview
  3.  

    Global Markets - Sales & Trading Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at HSBC Canada in April 2014.

    Interview Details

    Applied online:

    First round: phone interview - basic behavioral questions
    Second round (Group interview) -
    1. go around the table and introduce yourself
    2. write 2 paragraphs about "Why HSBC, and what value can you bring to the company"
    3. 60 second individual presentation of an economic topic (janet yellen, us dollar, cn dollar, eurozone etc. - pick out of a hat)
    4. sales pitch of a product in groups (retail store product)

    Interview Questions
    • Sales pitch, has to be well structured and work with 3 other people in short amount of time   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
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    Business Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    group interview

    Interview Questions
    • they asked us to pitch them a product; also did tabletop questions   Answer Question
    No Offer
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    Business Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at HSBC Canada.

    Interview Details

    Phone interview

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
  7.  

    Summer Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at HSBC Canada in February 2014.

    Interview Details

    It took about 3 weeks from the time of applying online and getting a call back.
    It was a phone interview.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Commercial Banking Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3+ monthsinterviewed at HSBC Canada in January 2014.

    Interview Details

    Phone interview, online assessment, onsite panel interview. The whole process was straight forward but the response time from the company was quite long. It took them a month to get back to me regarding the hiring decision.

    Interview Questions
    • Nothing unusual, behavioural questions are all straight out from the books. They are looking for a good fit for the company, so just be your polished self.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Customer Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    apply online and get a call from HSBC HR to ask me for phone interview tmr. The phone interview was 30min long, and they ask you a lot of questions about ur resume and past experience. Also, they ask you a lot behavioral questions. How do u deal with certain situations.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
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    Personal Banker Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Very short interview, felt more like a meet and greet.

    Interview Questions
    • Just told me to introduce myself, and asked if I had any questions..   Answer Question
    No Offer
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    Personal Banker Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Richmond Hill, ON (Canada)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Richmond Hill, ON (Canada)
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at HSBC Canada in November 2013.

    Interview Details

    Applied through HSBC company website, and got a call to interview at the branch. The interview questions: Tell me about yourself, What do you know about HSBC, then the rest of the questions are based on the past experiences on the resume. At the end, there is a role play.

    Interview Questions
    • All questions are quite standard, just make sure to know about company well.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

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