HSBC Trinkaus & Burkhardt AG engages in the provision of financial services. It operates through the following segments: Commercial Banking, Global Banking and Markets, Asset Management, and Global Private Banking. The Commercial Banking segment provides small and medium-sized companies with lending and deposit products, domestic and foreign payment transactions, and interest-rate and currency management services. The Global Banking and Markets segment includes origination function on the primary market as well as distribution and trading activities for capital market products on the secondary market. The Asset Management segment develops customized solutions for insurance companies, banks, savings banks, public utilities, and pension funds. The Global Private Banking segment involves advisory services in special asset structuring, execution of wills, and family office. The company was founded by Christian Gottfried Jager in 1785 and is headquartered in Dusseldorf, Germany.