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Foreign exchange services

Currency exchange for your international needs

Forex services for expats

Trade currencies, set up limit orders and get live market updates with our Forex services.

Our services

FX app

  • get our best rates on up to 23 currencies
  • free Limit Order service up to 3 months in advance
  • get currency alerts by text or email

Online banking

  • choose from over 20 currencies
  • 24/7 live chat support
  • access current market insights

Phone banking

  • choose from over 20 currencies
  • free Limit and Stop order service up to 12 months in advance
  • RM support throughout set up

Global Money account

  • access up to 19 currencies
  • make transfers in seconds
  • hold all your currencies in one account

Personalised FX plan

  • Get rewarded for your loyalty with bespoke rates

  • Available through your Relationship manager if you have transacted over USD 325,000 or currency equivalent in the previous year

  • 24/7 online and phone trading platform

  • Enhanced pricing for the trading platform, incoming funds and FX Order Watch

  • Market updates on key political events and market data release dates

Things you should know

Transaction fees

It's free to use these foreign exchange services but usual transaction fees apply. 

Currency conversion risk

The value of currency constantly changes so we can't guarantee a profit or be held responsible for any loss.

Call us to find out more

Premier customers

Advance customers

Please have your 10 digit PBN and 6 digit PIN to hand before you call. 

Lines are open Monday to Friday 07:30 to 17:00 UK time, except bank holidays.

We may monitor and record calls to help us improve our service and for security purposes.
To find out how we use your personal information view our Privacy Notice.

New to HSBC Expat

To use our currency exchange services, you need an HSBC Expat account. From multi-currency savings accounts to our FX app, discover all of the reasons to bank with us and open your Expat account today.

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Download our HSBC Expat FX app today to benefit from our best rates.

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