HSBC Trinkaus & Burkhardt AG engages in the provision of financial services. It operates through the following segments: Global Private Banking, Commercial Banking, Global Banking and Markets, and Asset Management. The Global Private Banking segment involves advisory services and special facilities, which include advice on special asset structuring, execution of wills, and family office services. The Commercial Banking segment focuses on lending and deposit products, and domestic and foreign payment transactions service. The Global Banking and Markets segment deals with capital financing and markets activities, and the HSBC securities services. The Asset Management segment comprises the development and distribution of fund and advisory concepts for institutional clients, corporate customers, and financial intermediaries. The company was founded by Christian Gottfried Jager in 1785 and is headquartered in Dusseldorf, Germany.