Ensuring swift receipt of our import and export documentary credits and advices
At HSBC, we understand the importance of receiving information promptly. That is why we have developed Instant@dvice, an efficient means of receiving a copy of your documentary credits (DCs)*, subsequent amendments and other trade advices via email.+
Instant@dvice saves exporters and importers precious time and money by offering the following advantages:
Enhanced accuracy in document preparation Copy the relevant text from the DC sent to you via e-mail and use it on other trade documents as required.
Improved logistics management Reduce the time spent waiting for phone calls, faxes and even delivery of hard copy advices of your transactions. You can start your manufacturing and sourcing process immediately or send it to your supplier and other trade partners upon receipt of your DC.
Reduced document management costs As an export customer, you can save on courier, handling and storage costs with our free DC Safe Custody service where your original DCs will be securely stored.
Easy tracking of trade documents Seamless tracking on the delivery status of your trade documents with the Document Tracker service.
* Only available for DCs received via SWIFT (Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications). +All DCs, subsequent amendments and other trade advices via Instant@dvice are non-negotiable copies.