HSBC is a British financial company founded in London in 1991, is one of the world’s largest banks.
The origins HSBC first opened in 1865 in Hong Kong and Shanghai. The HSBC name is derived from the initials of the Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation.
The HSBC logo hexagon symbol was originally adopted by the Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation as its logo in 1983. It was developed from the bank’s house flag, a white rectangle divided diagonally to produce a red hourglass shape. The logo was designed by Austrian graphic artist Henry Steiner.