Frequently asked questions

FAQ - common questions answered



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Why bank or invest with HSBC Expat?

Is HSBC Expat a member of a Depositor Protection Scheme?

What is 'offshore' banking and investing?

Who can benefit from banking, saving or investing with HSBC Expat?

Where will my accounts be held?

Do I have to pay tax on income I've earned with HSBC Expat

What is the minimum account opening deposit / investment amount?

Can I view my accounts and investments online?

What are the fees and charges for opening accounts / investing with HSBC Expat?

In which currencies can I bank or invest?

Can I get cards to access my money with an offshore account?

If I'm unsure which investment may be best for me, can I talk to someone?

Does HSBC sell investments offered by other reputable companies?

Rather than making a lump sum investment, could I make regular, smaller investments?

How can I monitor the prices of my HSBC funds?

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Our products

Our products

From multicurrency accounts to global investments, our offshore products are designed especially for expats.

Wealth Management

Wealth Management

Our specialists in expat wealth management can help you grow and protect your wealth as you move around the world.

Foreign Exchange

Foreign Exchange

Need to convert one currency into another? Choose from our range of different foreign exchange solutions.

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