HSBC and the New Economy

New Economy businesses evolve fast. If you want to become a global player, work with a global bank.

We support founders, innovators, start-ups and high-growth companies with specialist teams, solutions, and connections from the get-go to going global.

What we offer

Banking that scales with you

Wide range of banking solutions to match your scale and needs, from pre-seed to post-IPO.

Strong global connections

Unparalleled international footprint with capabilities in more than 60 territories and a vast client network to connect you with opportunities and like-minded people.

New Economy expertise

You will be supported by a Tech-focused relationship manager and team of specialists, who are experienced in supporting new economy businesses.

Banking solutions that scale with you

We know bold ideas are dynamic and ever-changing, so we’re flexible and innovative to match.

No matter the stage of the journey, we offer banking and financial solutions that meet the current and future needs of the new economy businesses.


Pre-Seed to Series A


Expertise and core banking services to power your next step.

Core banking services

Tools to manage transactions and payment requirements, designed to scale with you, from pre-seed to post IPO

Dedicated startup team

Relationship team with deep understanding of the new economy businesses to always support you

Networking and events

Our vast network across over 60 territories helps you connect with like-minded people and opportunities


Series A and onwards

Venture & Growth

Specialised support to hit key milestones.

Treasury management

Solutions for global payments, FX risk, reporting and cash management

Specialised Structured Financing

Solutions such as asset-based financing, venture debt, and HSBC’s New Economy Fund to help you build value while minimising equity dilution

Equity financing

Connect to the most relevant opportunity through HSBC’s Venture Capital proposition or HSBC Asset Management


Late stage private or public companies


Comprehensive banking and financial services to solve advanced challenges.

Global Payments Solutions

Full suite of global payments, working capital management and liquidity solutions and digital tools

Credit & Lending

Full suite of financing solutions, risk management solutions and advisory services

Global Private Banking

Full suite of banking services and wealth management solutions for founders and executives


Build something extraordinary

Find the right funding fit with HSBC’s New Economy Fund

This is a USD200m pool of assets to support high growth, pre-profit new economy businesses in Singapore with strong equity backing, proven sales track record and with a clear path to profitability with traditional debt financing options.

If your business meets the following criteria*, we would love to hear from you:

  • Backed by reputable investors
  • Experiencing rapid growth
  • Has demonstrated path to profitability (with a 3 to 5-year model)
  • Has minimal existing debt facilities

* Subject to terms and the bank's credit review

Connect to the most relevant opportunity with equity financing

HSBC Ventures** invest in and work with innovative start-ups reshaping financial services, to create new customer value and differentiate HSBC for future growth.

HSBC Asset Management** group manages two specialised funds that invest in B2B FinTech start-ups, and early-stage start-ups which are driving the transition to net-zero.

** Not offered by HSBC in Singapore


Experience extraordinary everyday banking

Streamline your banking access

Access all your business functions via one consolidated interface - our digital banking platform and mobile app, HSBCnet.

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Do business globally while banking locally

Hold, manage, send and receive payments in multiple currencies from one account, without the hassle of having to open several foreign currency accounts with HSBC Global Wallet.

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Maximise your liquidity

Make the best use of your available balances across markets globally through our range of liquidity solutions ranging from deposits, self-funding to investment tools.

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Strong global connections

Bold ideas need strong believers.

Our extensive global network helps businesses and their investors make the connection to keep moving forward.

Find the right connections and opportunities with HSBC.

HSBC x Industry Events and Collaboration

We regularly host and participate in events to facilitate knowledge exchange, networking and collaboration among New Economy businesses.

Global Banking and Markets

We can help you to list on public markets, acquire new companies and finance expansion into new markets. We take the time to gain a deep understanding of your financial requirements and business goals to help drive the future of your business.

Collaborating with Antler

We are collaborating with Antler to support the next generation of entrepreneurs by providing their network of start-ups with access to financial expertise and solutions such as business banking accounts, venture debt and working capital facilities.

Global Private Banking

We help founders and executives to manage, grow and preserve their wealth for generations to come. Whether you are exploring new financial ventures, building a future for your family or growing your business, Global Private Banking is here to help make it happen.


We believe in going Beyond Banking.

Access industry perspectives, the latest insights, business optimisation tools and a global community of like-minded businesses on HSBC Business Go.

New Economy expertise

Beyond just banking, bold ideas need a facilitator.

With deep market and sector knowledge, we are relentlessly committed to supporting new economy businesses.

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William James Longhurst

Head of Business Development

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Rui Xiang Tan

Head of New Economy Portfolio Coverage

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Andy Siew

Team Lead, Mid Market Enterprise – Tech and New Economy

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Glen Tan

Global Relationship Manager, Large Corporates - Tech and Industrials Lead

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Jessica Wu

Head of Non-Bank Financial Institutions

Frequently asked questions

See how HSBC has successfully supported start-ups to expand internationally.

Business Account Opening

Interested in opening a business account with us?

This form is intended for businesses enquiring about opening an account with us. By providing details about your business, we will review and connect you with one of our Relationship Managers for assistance. All fields are mandatory unless stated otherwise. Please do not enter confidential information such as bank account details here.

If you are an existing customer, please contact your Relationship Manager or our Customer Service Hotline at 1800 216 9008 (Singapore) +65 6216 9008 (From Overseas).

Otherwise, you can also contact us via our Virtual Assistant on our website for general enquiries.

For information on our fees and charges, please refer to our standard tariff here.

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