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International transfers

Send money between countries in just a few simple steps. Save time and money by completing transactions from home.

Make instant transfers* to accounts worldwide. You can choose to make telegraphic transfers on your online banking platform, or use HSBC Global Transfers* through either online banking or your HSBC Mobile Banking app.

Benefits of international money transfer

  • Secure and convenient
  • Lower fees for Personal Internet Banking users
  • Set up transfers forward-dated by up to 45 days so you will not be penalised for any missed due dates; you can also view and delete the future dated transactions

Move money now

If you are not already registered for Personal Internet Banking, you will be prompted to register when you click the button above.


Please note when making a transfer

To comply with the new requirement announced by the People's Bank of China, all customers are required to indicate the purpose of payment in the instructions for overseas telegraphic transfers denominated in Renminbi. For personal customers, please refer to the "Renminbi Outward Payments Purpose Code List [PDF]" for the definition and coverage of each purpose code, with effect from 28 April 2014.

HSBC Global Transfers

*HSBC Global Transfers is an instant transfer to self-named or third-party overseas HSBC personal accounts exclusively available to HSBC Jade, HSBC Premier and HSBC Advance customers. It is free of charge to HSBC Jade and HSBC Premier customers exclusively.  Please refer to “HSBC Global Transfers Supported Countries and Fee Tariff” for the list of supported countries.”

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HSBC Premier or HSBC Advance customers can set their own target rate and automatically make transactions when the rate is hit.


Access your savings whenever you need them, and earn interest at the same time.