Sharedealing with HSBC InvestDirect International is a convenient, cost effective and secure way of buying and selling shares online. The sharedealing service is provided by HSBC Bank plc and is available in over 37 countries worldwide . And you can trade in sterling, US dollars and euro.
Your liability to tax will depend on the rules in your country of residence and your individual circumstances.
If you are in doubt as to the tax treatment, we recommend you should obtain tax advice. The information in these pages is based on our understanding of the current law and practice at the time of publication. Future changes in legislation, tax levels and practice could affect the information on this web site.
The value of investments, and any income received from them can fall as well as rise, is not guaranteed and you may not get back the amount you invested. We always recommend that any Investments held should be viewed as a medium to long-term investment, at least five years.
This could also happen as a result of changes in currency exchange rates, particularly where overseas securities are held or where investments are converted from one currency to another.