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Global View and Global Transfers

For Premier and Advance customers with international accounts

Manage your international finances with ease

If you hold Premier or Advance accounts in multiple countries and regions, you can link these accounts and move money between them with ease using the Global View and Global Transfers service.

Link your accounts and move money now

Why use this service?

  • Easy and convinient
    24/7 access to your worldwide accounts through a single log on.
  • Secure currency transfers
    Move up to USD100,000, or its equivalent in another currency from your linked accounts; the incoming daily limit is USD200,000. The exception are transfers from Malta to Brazil which have a daily cap of USD10,000.
  • No or low transfer fees
    The service is free for Premier customers and €5 for every transfer if you're an Advance customer.
  • Choose when your transfer takes place
    Set up instant, future or recurring transfers.1 2
  • Real-time exchange rates
    Available for most currencies.3

Things you should know

Service availability

We haven't launched the service in all the countries and regions we operate yet. It's available in Australia, Bahrain, Bermuda, Brunei, Canada, China, Egypt, France, Greece, Hong Kong SAR, India, Indonesia, Philippines, Jersey, Lebanon, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, New Zealand, Oman, Vietnam, Qatar, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, UAE, UK and US.

Transfer fees and times

Before you make a transfer, please check if it will be instant and if any fees apply. Transfers are usually instant for European Economic Area (EEA) currencies and US dollars, but it will take longer in countries and regions with onshore currency trading regulations.

*Please read our terms and conditions before using this service.

Transfers in the following currencies will be immediate:

Transfers in the following currencies may take up to 5 days:

How to use the service

To use Global View and Global Transfers, you must have online banking set up in the countries and regions where you hold Premier or Advance Accounts. You'll need to enter your log on details to link and move money between your accounts.

You should hold HSBC accounts in at least 2 eligible countries or regions and be registered for online banking in all the countries and regions where you hold accounts you want to link to the service.

Both these services are available via online banking, while Global View is also available through the HSBC Mobile Banking app.

Link your accounts

  1. Log on and select 'Add a country/region' in 'Global View'. 
  2. Select the country/region to link to.
  3. Enter your log on details for that country/region.
  4. Accept our 'Terms and conditions'.
  5. View your linked accounts in 'Account overview'.

Move money between your accounts

  1. Log on and select 'Global Transfers'.
  2. Select the 'Transfer from' and 'Transfer to' country/region.
  3. Enter your log on details for the 'Transfer from' country/region.
  4. Enter the transfer details, eg account, currency, amount and date.
  5. Check your transfer details and press 'Confirm'.

Frequently asked questions

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