SWOT Analysis of HSBC Group

This SWOT analysis looks at HSBC Group, described as one of the world's leading financial institutions with banks located throughout the world, has recently seen profits decline more than expected. Participating in the global banking industry means that HSBC can take advantage of many opportunities and expand its market share, but it also must contend with situations like recessions, volatility, and credit crises as was seen in recent years. This means that it should potentially reconsider its strategy by examining its strengths and weaknesses in conjunction with opportunities and threats in the marketplace.