Managing your money anywhere in the world
Our Expat bank account gives you the flexibility to manage your money while you're living or working abroad. Regardless of how often you move you'll have full control over your finances.
To join HSBC Expat, you must be 18 years or over, currently reside in an eligible country / region, and meet one of these criteria:
If you do not qualify for an HSBC Expat account, but still need an account in another country you may be interested in our additional international services.
|Benefits of an HSBC Expat account|
Join HSBC Expat and earn £200 when you fund between £50,000 and £249,999 or; £400 when you fund between £250,000 and £499,999 or; £600 when you fund at least £500,000 (or currency equivalents) and register for online banking within 90 days. Eligibility criteria & Terms and conditions apply. Offer ends 31 October.
Get 0.5% cashback on new advised investments under GBP 500,000 (or currency equivalent) taken out within 90 days of joining HSBC Expat. Terms and conditions apply. Offer ends 31 October.
Current accounts available in Pound sterling, United States dollar and Euro
Open additional savings accounts in Hong Kong dollar, United Arab Emirates dirham, Australian dollar and 16 other currencies
Manage your Forex needs and get exclusive rates with our HSBC Expat FX App
Access you accounts any time with our mobile banking app, online banking and telephone banking
Complimentary travel security services from Crisis24
International offices based in Jersey (Channel Islands) and Hong Kong
Get help setting up your local bank accounts for when you arrive in a new country
Your Expat account provides a place for your money to grow in a convenient, central location. It connects to your home account, for financial commitments in your home country, and to your local accounts, for everyday expenses in the country you’ve moved to. Allowing you to manage all your eligible HSBC accounts from one place.
Banking in an offshore jurisdiction
Your HSBC Expat Bank Account will be held in Jersey, Channel Islands, a secure offshore jurisdiction and one of the world's leading and best-regulated international finance centres as recognised by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).
We may not be able to offer accounts in every country or region.2
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2HSBC Expat products and services are available only in jurisdictions where and when they may be lawfully offered by us. The material on these pages is not intended for use by persons located in or resident in jurisdictions which restrict the distribution of this material by us. Persons accessing these pages are required to inform themselves about any relevant restrictions and observe them. Not all products or services mentioned on this website will be available to residents of all countries, due to HSBC Policy.