Let’s face it, nobody really likes banks. If we aren’t hearing about them on the news, then we’re stood in line at a branch waiting patiently for our turn to talk to an advisor. Nevertheless, they remain an important part of not just our lives, but also the wider British economy. It’s also fair to say that whilst some banks are drab institutions, there are some that come with interesting backstories. HSBC are one such institution, so let’s dig in on what makes HSBC so interesting.