Why open an overseas account with us?
Manage your money easily across borders and make the most of your finances, wherever you are.
- Open another account in over 30 destinations, from within or outside the U.S.[@eligccriteria]
- Settle in with a credit card in your new destination
- Manage all your accounts from one place online, and make fee-free transfers between them[@acctseligible]
- Enjoy value-added services, from tax solutions and relocation support, that go beyond banking
- Benefit from the same HSBC Global Private Banking and Premier privileges in eligible markets
How to apply for an account outside the U.S.
1. Select your destination
2. Check if you're eligible
3. Start application
Things to know
Where you can open an account
You can open an account in the following destinations:
Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Canada, China, Egypt, Expat offshore (Jersey), France, Greece, Hong Kong SAR, India, Indonesia, Macau SAR, Malaysia, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, New Zealand, Oman, Philippines, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Turkey, UAE, UK and Vietnam.
In some locations, you may need to visit a local branch to open your account.
Ready to open an overseas account?
Simply select your current location and where you would like to open an overseas account. We'll then tell you the best way for you to apply and walk you through the steps.
Frequently asked questions
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