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German expats

Tailor-made services and local guides for expats moving to or from Germany.

Living or working in Germany?

Whether you're an expat settling into life in Germany, or a German national with international finance needs, our award-winning multi-currency bank account can help you to manage your money from a single secure location.

We serve customers from over 40 countries, including German nationals at home and abroad, plus expats from the USA, the UK, the rest of Europe and beyond. Check your eligibility and apply for an Expat Bank Account today to enjoy global, round the clock support, wherever you may go.

Your guide to living and working in Germany


Want to find out more about expat life in Germany? Our guide to the Federal Republic can help you feel at home.


Read our 10-step guide to moving abroad to make sure you've got everything covered.


If you've got an international lifestyle, a non-resident bank account could make it easier to manage your money.


Discover how offshore bank accounts can help you manage your international finances.

How we can help you get there

  • Expat Bank Account
    Our multi-currency account available in GBP, EUR or USD.
  • Staying safe abroad
    Crisis24 security services offers international risk management for all Expat customers, covering everything from travel safety to identity theft.
  • Relationship manager
    Benefit from a relationship manager to help you and your family manage your money.[@premieronly]
  • Manage your money on the move
    Access your account anytime, anywhere with mobile and online banking.

Discover our products

Explore banking solutions that could help you get more out of expat life.


Make quick and easy payments across borders with an HSBC Expat Global Money Account.


Manage your FX needs with your mobile banking app. Access real-time rates, set rate alerts and watch the status of your rates.


Save in up to 19 currencies with our range of instant access and fixed-term savings accounts for expats.

Ready to apply?

Support your international lifestyle with the bank that goes with you.

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).[@expat-disclaimer]

Additional information

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