HSBC in Armenia

The bank was established as a closed joint stock company under the name Midland Armenia Bank J.S.C. in 1996 and was renamed HSBC Bank Armenia cjsc in 1999. The bank is a joint venture between the HSBC Group, which has 70 per cent ownership, and members of overseas Armenian businesses with 30 per cent ownership.

Who we are and what we do

HSBC is one of the world’s leading international banks, with operations in 74 countries and territories and about 250,000 employees. Throughout its history HSBC has been where the growth is, connecting customers to opportunities. We enable businesses to thrive and economies to prosper, helping people fulfil their hopes and dreams and realise their ambitions. This is our role and purpose.

Management team

Find out about our management team in Armenia.

Our mission and purpose in Armenia

HSBC Armenia is one of the country's leading banks. With 10 offices in Yerevan and around 385 employees, we serve around 37,000 customers through our four Global Businesses: Retail Banking and Wealth Management, Commercial Banking, Global Banking and Markets, and Private Banking, which operates under the brand STATUS.

The bank has assets of AMD245,595,760,000 as at 30 June 2014 and is one of the leading banks in the foreign exchange market in Armenia.

Read about HSBC Armenia’s performance last year in the Audited Annual Report and Accounts 2013.

Financial information

Find details of annual statements and dividend payments on the Financial information page.

Regulatory information

For a list of the main legal acts regulating the provision of services, go to our Regulatory information page.

Shareholders of HSBC Bank Armenia cjsc

Name of the shareholder Address Size of shareholding Activity
HSBC Europe BV 8 Canada Square, London, 
E14 5HQ, United Kingdom
70% Holding company
Wings Establishment Landstrasse 99, FL9494 Schaan, Liechtenstein 30% Management and investment of own assets

Annual remuneration details

Please find annual remuneration details. This document is password protected. Shareholders (participants) of the company and regulatory bodies can contact us at hsbc.armenia@hsbc.com to request a password.

Total loans and other advances

Please find details of total loans and other advances.

Persons having indirect significant participation in the charter capital of the Bank

1. Griffin International Limited

The owner of 76.23 per cent of shares of HSBC Europe BV - direct significant participant of the Bank. Type of activities - holding company.

Bank organisation structure and corporate governance

Organisation chart (PDF, 123KB)

Simplified structure of HSBC Group

Charter (PDF, 198KB)

License (PDF, 162KB)

State Registry Certificate (PDF, 106KB)

Performance evaluation criteria (PDF, 20KB)

Procedure on transactions with related parties (PDF, 14KB)

General nature of intragroup transactions and investments

As a member of HSBC Group our bank is closely cooperating with other banks and financial institutions within the Group aiming to provide various and high quality services to our customers.

The main directions of intragroup transactions conducted by the bank are:

  • Opening and maintaining correspondent accounts
  • Interbank foreign exchange transactions
  • Providing and receiving interbank loans and deposit

For details about HSBC’s global operations, Group board members and financial results, go to our corporate website . Please note that this is English only.


Note: In case of discrepancies between the Armenian and English versions of this page, the Armenian version shall prevail.

Last modified: 22/10/2014 01:00

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