Generali and HSBC Bank (China) Company Limited have entered into a new agreement for the period 2018-2020 for the provision of insurable benefits to all HSBC employees in Mainland China, encompassing seven entities. The total number of insured individuals including family members is about 27,700, representing one of the largest insurance mandates by HSBC Group globally.
Generali through its local Joint Venture Generali China Life has been the main insurance provider of HSBC China also for the period 2015-2017. This agreement is part of the international relationship that HSBC has with the Generali Group in over 30 countries also leveraging on the GEB Network.
The companies covered by the new agreement are: HSBC Bank China Company, HSBC Technology & Services China, HSBC Life Insurance Company, HSBC Electronic Data Processing (Guangdong), HSDC Software Development (Guangdong), HSBC Qianhai Securities and HSBC Rural Bank.
HSBC was one of the first foreign banks to locally incorporate its operations in mainland China, establishing HSBC Bank (China) Company Limited in April 2007. HSBC China’s network currently comprises over 170 outlets across more than 50 major cities. HSBC China’s head office is based in Pudong, Shanghai. China represents a key pillar in HSBC’s strategic plan, with focus on the fast-growing industrial region of the Pearl River Delta. In 2017 HSBC was awarded as the Best International Bank in China by Asia money and Best Foreign Commercial Bank by Finance Asia for the fifth consecutive year.
The full press release is available here.