Managing your foreign currency

The HSBC Currency Account is an easy-to-manage currency holding account, with no monthly account fee. With accounts available in 14 major currencies, it allows you to make payments into and out of your accounts.

Designed to support your international lifestyle, with easy access to your account via online banking, you can manage your finances wherever you are in the world.

Account features:

  • No account fee
    There's no monthly fee for the account and no payment fee when sending money to another HSBC account anywhere in the world. You can also send money to non HSBC accounts outside the UK fees may apply.
  • Live exchange rates
    With live rates updated by the second during market hours, we'll provide you with our most up-to-date foreign exchange rate available when sending money.
  • Online access
    You can easily make transfers between your HSBC accounts or send money to an account outside the UK via online banking.
  • Managing your payments
    You can create immediate payments to send money outside the UK, or set these up online up to a year in advance or on a recurring basis.
  • Bank in the currency of your choice
    Choose to hold your account in one of 14 major currencies including Euro, US Dollar and Chinese Renminbi.

HSBC Currency Account

Find out how to apply for a HSBC Currency Account today

How to apply for a HSBC Currency Account

Apply online

If you're registered for online banking you can apply online.

HSBC Currency Account Fee Information Documents

Frequently Asked Questions

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