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IRAs offer the opportunity to generate compounded earnings on a tax advantaged basis to meet retirement needs.

What is an IRA?

An individual retirement account (IRA) is a tax–advantaged retirement account that you own and control. Schedule a review with an HSBC Securities (USA) Inc. (“HSBC”) Wealth Relationship Manager to compare the features and qualifications of Roth and Traditional IRAs. 

Why invest in IRAs with us?

Supports different investment strategies

Schedule a review with an HSBC Wealth Relationship Manager to receive personalized recommendations that are suitable and in your best interest.

Access a wide range of securities

Invest in a variety of stocks[@equitysecurities], mutual funds [@mutualfundsdisclaimer], bonds [@bonds] and annuities [@variableannuities] [@fixed-annuities] that may suit your retirement goals and needs.

Generate income in retirement

Explore options to transform your retirement savings into income.

Compare Traditional and Roth IRAs

Things to know

Who can invest?

Subject to eligibility requirements, anyone can invest in an IRA with HSBC Securities (USA) Inc. However, it's important to understand there are risks associated with investing and you may experience losses. 

Ready to invest in an IRA?

Already an HSBC client?

Log on to online banking to schedule an appointment with your Wealth Relationship Manager.

New to HSBC?

For more information on IRAs, give us a call.

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Additional information

    Investment, annuities, and variable life insurance products are offered by HSBC Securities (USA) Inc. (HSI), member NYSE/FINRA/SIPC. In California, HSI conducts insurance business as HSBC Securities Insurance Services. License #: OE67746. HSI is an affiliate of HSBC Bank USA, N.A. Whole life, universal life, term life, and other types of insurance are offered by HSBC Insurance Agency (USA) Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of HSBC Bank USA, N.A. Products and services may vary by state and are not available in all states. California license #: OD36843.

    Investments, Annuity and Insurance Products: Are not a deposit or other obligation of the bank or any of its affiliates; Not FDIC insured or insured by any federal government agency; Not guaranteed by the bank or any of its affiliates; and subject to investment risk, including possible loss of principal invested.

    All decisions regarding the tax implications of your investment(s) should be made in connection with your independent tax advisor.

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    United States persons are subject to U.S. taxation on their worldwide income and may be subject to tax and other filing obligations with respect to their U.S. and non-U.S. accounts. U.S. persons should consult a tax adviser for more information.

    Environmental, Social & Governance (“ESG”) and Sustainable Investing (“SI”)

    HSBC Securities (USA) Inc. (“HSI”) does not provide recommendations or advice on any products based on ESG or SI considerations except in certain discretionary solutions or based on HSBC Group’s* policies. Customers can purchase ESG/SI related products on our platform on a self-directed basis. For our general ESG/SI disclosure, click Disclosures- HSBC. Information about HSBC Group’s approach to Sustainability can be found at Our climate strategy | HSBC Holdings plc.

    *HSBC Group refers to HSBC’s global affiliates.

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    Diversification is a tool that may be used in an effort to manage risk and enhance returns. However, it does not guarantee a profit or protect against a loss in a declining market. It also cannot eliminate the risk of fluctuating prices and uncertain returns.