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Wire Transfers

A secure and convenient way to send money abroad

Looking to transfer money?

Our secure service makes it easy to send1 and receive2 International Wire Transfers  in multiple currencies using your eligible accounts3. Send funds to family and friends, manage a property and more.

  • Flexible & Convenient

    o    24/7 availability via Personal Internet Banking

    o    Easily set up future dated and recurring payments 

  • Exchange Rate Certainty

    o   Live exchange rates updated frequently during market hours

  • Safe & Secure

    Authentication from your HSBC Security Device is required when transferring via Personal Internet Banking for added protection

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HSBC International Wire Transfer

How to make an International Wire Transfer

  • Log on to Personal Internet Banking with a Log on Security Code generated from your HSBC Security Device
  • Within the Useful links bar, click Wires.
  • On the Transfers, Wires, and Bill Pay page, select the HSBC checking or savings account you would like to transfer from. In the To section below, select the Wires/Real-Time Payments option.
  • Select the payee you would like to transfer to. If you don’t see your payee listed, click New payee and follow the on-screen instructions.
  • Enter wire transfer details and follow the on-screen instructions.
  • Review and Confirm your transfer details.
In person
  • Please bring the following with you when making an International Wire Transfer in one of our Wealth Centers:
  • Photographic Identification
  • Beneficiary details
  • Wire transfer details

Receiving a wire transfer1

You can receive International Wire Transfers in a foreign currency or U.S. Dollars. If a wire transfer is received in a different currency to what your account is held in, we'll convert it using the HSBC Exchange Rate at that time, before crediting it to your account. 

Frequently Asked Questions

1 Incoming wire transfers may be subject to fees from HSBC and non-HSBC financial institutions. Please check your account terms and charges for further details. HSBC is not responsible for these charges

2 For applicable transfer fees, please refer to the Pre-Payment and Receipt Disclosures received at the time of your wire transaction.

3 Eligible accounts include all deposit accounts except for CDs and Commercial Accounts

4 If the payment order for your transfer (domestic or international remittance) includes an incorrect account number or recipient institution identifier, you could lose the transfer amount.

5 Federal Reserve Reg D Transaction Limitations apply.

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.

Deposit products are offered in the U.S. by HSBC Bank USA, N.A. Member FDIC.

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