HSBC - Hongkong

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HSBC - Hongkong Reviews

Updated Jul 10, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

3.2 126 reviews

43% Approve of the CEO

HSBC - Hongkong Group CEO Stuart Gulliver

Stuart Gulliver

(23 ratings)

59% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • working environment, on job training is provided, good atmosphere to work there(in 11 reviews)

  • Good exposure to multiple markets and work life balance(in 6 reviews)


Cons
  • Demanding, tough working environment, mean coworkers(in 5 reviews)

  • work life balance depends on which department you are in(in 3 reviews)

126 Employee Reviews
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    good

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    Prosgood staff and good overall policy

    Consevery single person not significant

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    A little behind the times

    Sales (Former Employee) New York, NY

    ProsGreat foundation, international presence. Strong ideas but no execution.

    ConsUS Brand is a bit below the other countries, not quite as 'advanced' as the International branches. Website/banking system is very outdated and frustrating. Systems are behind and slow.

    Advice to Senior ManagementStep it up and bring the US team up to par with their competitors (Chase/BofA etc.).

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

     

    Great.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsFlexible, Nice people -- good material to benchmark yourself with knowledge

    Consvery long time to work

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    My experience at Beneficial was rewarding. I would still be working it they had not closed down.

    Sales Assistant (Former Employee) Augusta, GA

    ProsGood pay, benefits and insurance. I worked with some awesome folks and we made it happen.

    ConsLongs hours during the end of month loan closings. The local offices of Beneficial/Household Finance closed doors due to mortgage crash.

     

    HSBC Illinois

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsProfessional working environment with remote working priveledges

    ConsSome employees and contractors now outsourced.

     

    Good company

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsPeople around you are really supportive and helpful. The corporate culture is caring. Good reputation in Hong Kong and Asia. Many learning opportunities.

    ConsToo much time on internal communications, competitive working environment

    Advice to Senior ManagementMore benefits to employees

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    Good atmosphere, very competitive

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGreat ppl to work with

    ConsCantonese is important if not necessary

     

    Premier bank

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsFull service bank. Good compensation.

    ConsContinuous contractual status. Poor benefits.

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    Good Benefits, Good Company, if not in US

    Senior Programmer Analyst (Former Employee) Mettawa, IL

    ProsIt was a very stable company with great benefits, and good work enviroment.

    ConsIt was selling most everythign in the US market, and if you are employed in the US market -- beware.

    Advice to Senior ManagementThe bottom line has to be about more then profits.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    a company that suitable for those need famialy benefit

    IT Project Analyst (Current Employee) Hong Kong (Hong Kong)

    Proshelpful colleague and guidenace senior

    Consslow career growth and hierarchical

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