Opening an overseas account

Whether you are moving to a new country or interested in investing overseas, we're here to broaden your horizons to make sure you don't miss opportunities elsewhere.

Set up your account in advance

The process is simple and easy. Once we receive the required documents, we'll have your account opened within 2 days. We can also have your online banking, debit cards, credit cards and cheque books ready and delivered to your home or an address in your destination country - just to keep your checklist as short as possible.



  • Available in more than 30 countries

    Find the type of account that best match your needs for different currencies

  • Global View Global Transfer

    Manage your worldwide HSBC accounts with one single log-on, and make real-time transfers between the accounts no matter where you are

  • Transferring your credit history

    Give yourself a head start and have your credit established at your destination country

  • Premier in one, Premier in all

    Enjoy the same status in your destination country if you are a Premier customer


Ready to open your overseas account?

  • Complete the form or chat with our live agent for any enquiries
  • We'll contact you when we receive your request
  • You'll be asked to provide required documents
  • Account will be opened in 2 days



Let us help you further

Moving your finances globally 

No matter where you go, we'll make sure managing finances and trading currencies are easy and straightforward.

Managing investments from abroad 

With our global presence and local expertise, we'll bring you the world of opportunities to expand your investment portfolio.

Preparing for overseas education 

From planning to funding the education, we'll support you to secure the best opportunities for your children.

Relocating to a new country 

With our extensive network and local expertise around the world, we're ready to help you settle down at your destination.