Hong Kong Financial Services Corpus

Welcome to the HKFSC developed by the Research Centre for Professional Communication in English of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. The HKFSC is a large collection of texts collected from the financial services sector of Hong Kong.

There are currently 7,341,937 words in the HKFSC.

  • You can search for a word, e.g. bank, not, or a phrase, e.g. annual report, a lot of, and find examples of its use in its context.

  • You can also search for an additional word in combination with your search word, e.g. equity (search word) and profit (additional word), or search phrase, e.g. financial institutions (search phrase) and banks (additional word).

Enter search word or phrase   Additional word or phrase (optional)

The default setting displays up to 40 instances. You can click on the link at the top of the page to see all the instances in the HKFSC.

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Honorary consultant: Mr Jackson Yeung, MPA MA(ArbDR) FCPA FAIA MHKSI  FHKIoD FHKRFP MHKIM MCIM, CFO Solutions Ltd.

The computer software used to search the HKFSC is ConcGramOnline© designed and written by Chris Greaves, Senior Project Fellow, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

The work to compile the HKFSC was substantially supported by a grant from the Research Grants Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (Project No. 5480/06H). This support is gratefully acknowledged.



Every effort has been made to contact all the copyright holders to obtain their permission to include the texts contained in the HKFSC.  We are very grateful to the many organisations that have given their support to the HKFSC.  For relevant details of the copyright holders click here.

Please note that the contents in the HKFSC do not represent the views of the organisation and/or writer.