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HSBC Broking Digital Trading Services

An easy way to start investing from home

The HSBC Broking internet trading enables you to trade stocks on 2 major markets anytime on the types of device that you like, such as tablets, desktop computers and mobile phone, securely.

  • A brand new way to trade stocks
    A new platform with a new look – you can conveniently place your order in 3 steps.
  • Investment insight and news
    Empower decisions with market insights – you will have access to HSBC Broking research reports and news that is tailored to your portfolio.
  • Instant portfolio updates
    Stay on top of market changes – you can see how your portfolio and individual holdings are performing with positions and real-time stock quotes across Hong Kong and China Connect markets.

How to set up my digital trading services?

Step 1. Application

  • Call your Relationship Manager to register for the digital trading services, or submit a completed and signed Digital Trading Service Application Form by post or in person.
  • You will receive a Registration UID and Registration PIN by post after applying for digital trading services successfully

Step 2. First-time registration

  • Visit our public website or HSBC Broking mobile trading app and then "Register"
  • Complete the first-time registration process and create your own username and passwords

Step 3. Enjoy digital trading services

You can log on to your digital trading services with "Dual password" mode1 and start trade now2


  1. Other than "Dual password" mode, you will also able to use "Security device" mode to log on to digital trading services after receiving the security device. When you have completed the first-time registration, we will send the security device and the activation manual guide to you by post. Please complete the security device activation process before using the security device to logon to digital trading services. For more details, please refer to the  User Guide and Digital trading services FAQ.
  2. When you use the “Dual password” mode to log on to digital trading services and wish to perform any trade-related activities or review your personal information, you will be prompted to enter the SMS one-time password sent to your mobile number registered with us.  For more details, please refer to Digital trading services FAQ.


Getting started in new HSBC Broking Internet Trading

Step 1. Check stock-quotes and place your order

On the “Portfolio” page, you can enter a stock code or stock name then the result from predictive search will be displayed.  Click the stock you want to get a stock quote.

On the stock quote page, click “Buy” or “Sell” for your order instruction.  Enter the order details here, including order type, price, quantity and expiry date, then click “Preview Order”.

Step 2. Review your order

Review all the details and ensure that all information are correct, then click “Confirm” to order place. 

You are able to check the estimated commissions and other transaction costs.

Step 3. Confirm your order

On the order acknowledgement page, you may click “Go to my order” to view the order status. 

You will receive a notification message after you have successfully placed the order.


Apart from the above, there are several useful tools and functions for you to manage your account via digital trading services, such as the ‘account portfolio’ and ‘transaction history’ pages, and the email services inbox. For more details, please refer to the User Guide and Digital trading services FAQ.

Important notice

To protect you and our systems, you may not be able to access digital trading services on some of the older web browsers. Generally, the latest versions of a browser have the most up-to-date security features. If you're using outdated browser versions, be sure to upgrade your browser to the latest version.