NEW YORK/LONDON. American Dep. receipt Ord. Shares HK $2.50,specimen. red. No ITC. HSBC is today one of the largest banks in the world. It was formed in Hong Kong in 1864 and opened its doors in Hong Kong and Shanghai in 1865. It became one of the largest and most influential banks in the Far East, with branches in many cities in China, Japan, Thailand, India, Burma, Malaya, as well as USA and Europe. Little scripophily from HSBC is available to collectors and this ADR for US investors is new to us.
Themes: BANK & FINANCE
CHINA, GREAT BRITAIN, HONG-KONG, JAPAN
Date: 28 April 1988
Startprice: € 50