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HSBC Top Trader Club

Brokerage fees as low as 0.01%, HKD time deposit rates at 10% p.a.1

Exclusive offers for HSBC Top Trader Club

Unlock Free Stocks: Your Stock Trading Bonus!

- Flash offer: Join HSBC Top Trader Club and trade HK stocks to earn HKD14,500* worth of free stocks (up to 1,750 units of iShares Hang Seng TECH ETF)! Don’t miss out on this limited-time offer which only lasts until 31 December 2023! View details


Join Top Trader Club: You may earn up to HKD30,000 interest every month!

- Enjoy an interest rate of 10% p.a. for 1-month Hong Kong Dollar time deposits by making just 1 trade per month. You may earn up to HKD30,000 interest every month! Learn More

Terms and conditions apply.

*Approximate value.  Free stocks given will be iShares Hang Seng TECH ETF (3067.HK). Using its closing price on 10 Nov 2023 and multiplying it by 1,750 units (the top tier reward of the offer), the total value of free stocks given away is HKD 14,280 (rounding up to HKD14,500).

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Volume-based brokerage fees and great HKD time deposit rates on your cash

HSBC Top Trader Club features benefits that reward both high and low volume traders. You can achieve benefits based on your monthly trading volume.

  • Brokerage fees as low as 0.01% (minimum HKD8 / RMB8 / USD1)
  • Enjoy interest rate of 10% p.a.1 for 1-month HKD time deposits by making just 1 trade a month

HSBC Top Trader Club benefits

Trading Tier Monthly trading volume Brokerage fee Minimum brokerage fee per transaction on HK/China A/US markets Eligible placement amount for the 10% p.a.1 1-month HKD time deposit

1

 HKD1+
0.25% HKD100 / RMB100 / USD10  Up to HKD10,000
2  HKD1,000,000+
0.25% HKD100 / RMB100 / USD10
 Up to HKD100,000
3  HKD10,000,000+
0.18% HKD8 / RMB8 / USD1
 Up to HKD1,000,000
4 HKD20,000,000+
0.08% HKD8 / RMB8 / USD1
 Up to HKD2,000,000
5 HKD30,000,000+
0.03% HKD8 / RMB8 / USD1
 Up to HKD3,000,000
6 HKD40,000,000+
0.01% HKD8 / RMB8 / USD1
 Up to HKD4,000,000

HSBC Top Trader Club benefits

Trading Tier

1

Monthly trading volume  HKD1+
Brokerage fee 0.25%
Minimum brokerage fee per transaction on HK/China A/US markets HKD100 / RMB100 / USD10
Eligible placement amount for the 10% p.a.1 1-month HKD time deposit
 Up to HKD10,000
Trading Tier 2
Monthly trading volume  HKD1,000,000+
Brokerage fee 0.25%
Minimum brokerage fee per transaction on HK/China A/US markets HKD100 / RMB100 / USD10
Eligible placement amount for the 10% p.a.1 1-month HKD time deposit
 Up to HKD100,000
Trading Tier 3
Monthly trading volume  HKD10,000,000+
Brokerage fee 0.18%
Minimum brokerage fee per transaction on HK/China A/US markets HKD8 / RMB8 / USD1
Eligible placement amount for the 10% p.a.1 1-month HKD time deposit
 Up to HKD1,000,000
Trading Tier 4
Monthly trading volume HKD20,000,000+
Brokerage fee 0.08%
Minimum brokerage fee per transaction on HK/China A/US markets HKD8 / RMB8 / USD1
Eligible placement amount for the 10% p.a.1 1-month HKD time deposit
 Up to HKD2,000,000
Trading Tier 5
Monthly trading volume HKD30,000,000+
Brokerage fee 0.03%
Minimum brokerage fee per transaction on HK/China A/US markets HKD8 / RMB8 / USD1
Eligible placement amount for the 10% p.a.1 1-month HKD time deposit
 Up to HKD3,000,000
Trading Tier 6
Monthly trading volume HKD40,000,000+
Brokerage fee 0.01%
Minimum brokerage fee per transaction on HK/China A/US markets HKD8 / RMB8 / USD1
Eligible placement amount for the 10% p.a.1 1-month HKD time deposit
 Up to HKD4,000,000

For full details and to compare the HSBC Top Trader Club with our existing tariff take a look at our HSBC Top Trader Club conditions[PDF] and our product fact sheet.

  1. To enjoy the 10% p.a. 1-month HKD time deposit rewards, customers need to make at least 1 trade per month. Interest rates are not guaranteed and may be subject to change as per prevailing market conditions.
  2. For US stocks in particular, by opting-in to the HSBC Top Trader Club your current tariff of USD18 for your first 1,000 shares + USD0.015 for additional shares will be replaced with the HSBC Top Trader Club pricing.
  3. Brokerage fee discounts will be applied to the next trade after moving up a tier level during each calendar month.
  4. Tiers will be reset on the first day of each calendar month.
  5. Transactions made in respect of initial public offerings, Stocks Monthly Investment Plans or any trades placed with HSBC's Securities Margin Trading service will not count towards your monthly trading volume.
  6. HKD Time deposit rewards are only valid for 1 time deposit placement. It is applicable to both new and existing funds.
  7. The above interest rates are indicative and are for reference only. They are not guaranteed and maybe subject to revision, as per prevailing market conditions.

How it works

Not sure if HSBC Top Trader Club is the one for you? Discover how brokerage fees and interest rate benefits are calculated based on your actual trading activity.
Trading period
Total accumulated trading volume in November Trading Tier reached in November
Preferential HKD Time Deposit Rate and maximum placement amount (to be placed in December)

1 Nov to 30 Nov

HKD30,440,000
Tier 5

10% p.a.;

HKD3,000,000

Not sure if HSBC Top Trader Club is the one for you? Discover how brokerage fees and interest rate benefits are calculated based on your actual trading activity.
Trading period

1 Nov to 30 Nov

Total accumulated trading volume in November HKD30,440,000
Trading Tier reached in November
Tier 5
Preferential HKD Time Deposit Rate and maximum placement amount (to be placed in December)

10% p.a.;

HKD3,000,000

Benefits unlocked in November

  • Discounted brokerage fees:
    0.03% on trades after reaching Trading Tier 5

Benefits unlocked in December (having reached Trading Tier 5 in November)

  • Preferential 1-month HKD time deposit rate:
    10% p.a.
  • Maximum placement amount:
    HKD3,000,000

To enjoy the 10% p.a. 1-month HKD time deposit rewards, customers need to make at least 1 trade per month. Interest rates are not guaranteed and may be subject to change as per prevailing market conditions.

Note that the time deposit must be placed through HSBC HK Easy Invest app and Online Banking on any business day between 1 - 31 December (8am - 7pm HKT). You can enjoy your time deposit and preferential rate using new or existing funds.

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  1. Brokerage fee discounts will be applied to the next trade after moving up a Trading Tier level during each calendar month.
  2. Trading Tiers are reset on the first day of each calendar month.
  3. Transactions made in respect of initial public offerings, Stocks Monthly Investment Plans or any trades placed via HSBC's Securities Margin Trading service will not count towards your monthly trading volume.
  4. Depending on your monthly trading volume, you may prefer to remain in our standard pricing programme.

Join now through the HSBC HK Easy Invest app and Online Banking

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  • If you transfer-in or deposit your shares into HSBC today, you can enjoy up to HKD10,000 cash rebate until 31 Dec 2023. Learn More [PDF]
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Log on to HSBC Online Banking to join HSBC Top Trader Club

To join the HSBC Top Trader Club you'll need an HSBC Investment account.

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How do I join the HSBC Top Trader Club?

Step 1

Log on to your HSBC HK Easy Invest app and go to 'Menu' on the left top corner > Select 'HSBC Top Trader Club'

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Step 2

Review the details of the HSBC Top Trader Club programme, declare you have read, understood and accepted the conditions and simply tap on 'Join the HSBC Top Trader Club'

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Step 3

And you're all good to go! Start trading to unlock your benefits

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Alternatively, you can also join HSBC Top Trader Club by logging onto the HSBC Online Banking > Choose 'Investments' > choose 'Stocks portfolio' > choose 'More links' from the top menu bar > choose 'HSBC Top Trader Club' to join

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Depending on your monthly trading volume, you may prefer to remain in our standard pricing programme. For US stocks in particular, by opting-in to the HSBC Top Trader Club your current tariff of USD18 for your first 1,000 shares + USD0.015 for additional shares will be replaced with the HSBC Top Trader Club pricing.