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Overseas banking for employees

Seamlessly enjoy banking services with us at home and in your new destination

As international banking specialists with a strong corporate relationship with your company, we're committed to making your move easier. Our dedicated team can help you open accounts both at home and overseas before you arrive at your new destination.

Why bank with HSBC?

  • Open an account in over 30 different countries and territories

  • Manage your worldwide HSBC accounts with a single log on

  • Benefit from fee-free instant international transfers between your HSBC accounts

  • Access to your own dedicated Relationship Manager for account openings and queries

How we can help you

Open an account overseas

We can arrange for an account to be opened before you arrive through our dedicated international account opening team.

Open an account back home

Maintain your financial connections back home to meet any ongoing expenses.

HSBC Expat account

With HSBC offshore (Jersey) banking services, you can keep your money in one location, no matter how often you move.

How to apply for an overseas account

Step 1

Tell us about your work

Fill in our simple form with your employment details, as well as where you live and where you'll be relocating. Also, let us know if you're already living overseas.

Step 2

Establish your banking needs

Let us know if you're currently banking with us, and where. If you're new to HSBC and relocating, we can help you open an account both in your home country/region and in your new destination.

Step 3

Share your contact details

Once you submit the form, we'll aim to get in touch within 24-48 hours, subject to time zone differences. For UK accounts, you'll receive an email to book a phone appointment with our account opening team.

Ready to open an overseas account?

Leave your details on our quick form. We'll arrange a call to discuss your financial needs and help you open an overseas account.