HSBC Holdings
3.3 of 5 899 reviews
www.hsbc.com London, United Kingdom 5000+ Employees

HSBC Holdings Reviews

Updated Apr 15, 2014
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3.3 899 reviews

                             

77% Approve of the CEO

HSBC Holdings Chief Executive Stuart T. Gulliver

Stuart T. Gulliver

(253 ratings)

62% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "The organizations offers decently fair work life balance and job security"
    in 107 reviews
  • "You get lots of paid vacation and you can work from home"
    in 24 reviews
Cons:
  • "Constant change; Limited work-life balance"
    in 33 reviews
  • "Lots of senior management changes and their dedication in investing US is not clear"
    in 45 reviews
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Great Learning Place

Manager - Corporate Communications (Former Employee)
Hyderābād

I worked at HSBC Holdings full-time for more than 3 years

ProsA great place to work, systems and processes perfect, diverse work culture, excellent CSR initiatives and employee volunteering

ConsCompensation and benefits not so good, middle level management very political

Advice to Senior ManagementBuild on inter-personal relations, recognize and reward merit

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good Exposure for a fresher

Analyst (Former Employee)
Bangalore

I worked at HSBC Holdings full-time for more than a year

ProsGood people, good cab service, friendly mangement

ConsTo many changes, high attrition, low pay

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nice experience

Risk Advisor (Former Employee)
Hyderābād

I worked at HSBC Holdings full-time for less than a year

Prosgood environment & culture in the work place.

Consno good pay & promotion is hard to get.

Advice to Senior Managementretain employees via satisfaction

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great place to work----HSBC

Assistant Manager (Former Employee)
Chennai

I worked at HSBC Holdings full-time for more than a year

Prosgood working there and good exposure

Consnone. i dint find any thing

Advice to Senior Managementnothing required to advice the mgmt

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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It was a good learning experience

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at HSBC Holdings

Prosgreat learning in banking and finance domain

Consslow, bureaucratic, federal structure which at times is frustrating to get work done

Advice to Senior Managementembrace change faster and focus on innovation

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Great experience, really liked the internship

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at HSBC Holdings as an intern for less than a year

ProsGreat brand, good work, good people

ConsNo real cons as such

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Fife at HSBC GLT

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at HSBC Holdings

ProsSalary is good,
Work pressure is quite low(depends on project)

ConsVery few scope to learn.
Ideal for women only

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worst experiece

AWM (Current Employee)
Mumbai

I have been working at HSBC Holdings full-time for less than a year

Prossalary is good and incentives are good

Conshire and fire policy is there

Advice to Senior Managementlet an employee have time to perform

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Employee leaves their manager not HSBC !!

Team Manager (Former Employee)
Bangalore

I worked at HSBC Holdings full-time for more than 8 years

ProsBrand Name, Good Pay Master and the place to always agree with the management decisions.

ConsPolitics in Management Group mostly among different cultural background, Work & Personal Life balance,No proper grooming for the next level,Favouritism & Lobbies

Advice to Senior ManagementEmployees leave their Managers not HSBC !! Staff should be given an opportunity to express their actual experiences not in a forum but in private assuring of confidentiality.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Assistant Manager (Former Employee)
Ahmedabad

I worked at HSBC Holdings full-time for less than a year

ProsGood payscale, clear mandates. highly skilled team.

ConsHigh pressure situations created every movement

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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