The iconic green card
Discover the iconic card that puts you in control of your finances.
Why you’ll want this card
Choice of currencies
Available in US dollar or euro.
24/7 Global Assist
Access to support in an emergency, virtually anywhere in the world.
No interest charges
Just pay your balance in full every month.1
No annual fee
Enjoy all the benefits with no annual fee.
Eligibility and how to apply
HSBC Expat customers
To apply online for an American Express Platinum card you must meet the following eligibility criteria:
- have at least USD/EUR 50,000 Assets Under Management2 with us
- hold an HSBC Expat bank account in the currency of the card you are applying for
If funds are not held with us, you’ll be required to provide proof of funds.
American Express Services Europe Limited (AESEL) is not authorised to issue cards to residents of the US or Singapore, or via banks located in Singapore.
Further restrictions may apply subject to American Express acceptance policy.
Not yet an HSBC Expat customer?
You can apply for an American Express card, once you have opened an HSBC Expat bank account with us.
2Assets Under Management (AUM) is the total amount of funds available in cash within 30 days, held in an account with the bank and/or its Affiliates.
For full details, please read the American Express Cards Terms and Conditions. Applicants must be 18 years old or over and approval is subject to status.
Alternative card options are available with annual fees starting from US$0/€0.
American Express Services Europe Limited has its registered office at Belgrave House, 76 Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 9AX, United Kingdom. It is registered in England and Wales with Company Number 1833139 and is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Where American Express Services Europe Limited cards are issued in the UK but obtained within the European Economic Area, local rules may apply to the way that it conducts its business which can be enforced by that country's applicable regulatory authority.