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Which account would you like to open?

To join HSBC Expat, you must be 18 years or over, currently reside in an eligible country / region, and meet one of these criteria:

HSBC Expat Premier

You must either:

  • be looking to hold a minimum of £50,0001 with us or
  • have a sole salary of £100,0001 or
  • have already qualified for HSBC Premier in another country

HSBC Expat Advance

You must:

  • hold a minimum of £15,0001 with us

HSBC Expat Advance does not include all of the benefits of HSBC Expat Premier. Compare below.

Not sure which account is right for you? Compare our accounts below

Benefits HSBC Premier HSBC Advance

Phone, online and banking

Yes Yes

Relationship Manager

Yes No

Preferential rates

Yes No

Global View and Global Transfers via online and mobile banking

Yes Yes

Fee free Global Transfers via online banking

Yes No

Free international account opening support

Yes No
Access to financial planning services and a free financial review Yes No
Access to self service online investment services Yes Yes
Share your account benefits with your partner Yes No
Credit cards with travel benefits Yes No

Worldwide HSBC card protection

Yes No

Free 24/7 access to Crisis24 travel security emergency hotline

Yes No

Not sure which account is right for you? Compare our accounts below

Benefits

Phone, online and banking

HSBC Premier Yes
HSBC Advance Yes
Benefits

Relationship Manager

HSBC Premier Yes
HSBC Advance No
Benefits

Preferential rates

HSBC Premier Yes
HSBC Advance No
Benefits

Global View and Global Transfers via online and mobile banking

HSBC Premier Yes
HSBC Advance Yes
Benefits

Fee free Global Transfers via online banking

HSBC Premier Yes
HSBC Advance No
Benefits

Free international account opening support

HSBC Premier Yes
HSBC Advance No
Benefits Access to financial planning services and a free financial review
HSBC Premier Yes
HSBC Advance No
Benefits Access to self service online investment services
HSBC Premier Yes
HSBC Advance Yes
Benefits Share your account benefits with your partner
HSBC Premier Yes
HSBC Advance No
Benefits Credit cards with travel benefits
HSBC Premier Yes
HSBC Advance No
Benefits

Worldwide HSBC card protection

HSBC Premier Yes
HSBC Advance No
Benefits

Free 24/7 access to Crisis24 travel security emergency hotline

HSBC Premier Yes
HSBC Advance No

1or currency equivalent

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