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Foreign exchange

Get access to easy FX solutions. Check the latest foreign currency exchange rates in real-time online.

Looking to capitalise on foreign exchange rate fluctuations online

Our foreign exchange (or commonly known as forex) solutions are designed to help no matter if you're interested in investing in foreign currencies, or need to send money abroad.

If you're looking to invest, you should know that forex is the world's most traded investment market.

Whether you're an expert or novice investor, our foreign exchange services can help you make the most out of your money.

FX Expertise at your fingertips all with a single log in on HSBC Singapore app

Whether you have a kid studying abroad, have an overseas mortgage, sending money to family or simply preparing to travel the world, now is one of the best times to do so with HSBC.

Our FX service is now integrated within the same HSBC Mobile app that you use to view your finances, invest and more, making it even more seamless and convenient.

You can manage your recent and past transactions more efficiently and repeat them with just a one touch access.

And with the FX Order Watch, the FX market never sleeps and we enhanced this FX facility to help create that seamless journey for you.

Once you set the target FX rate, we do the heavy lifting of tracking how it moves while you rest and put your time to use more effectively.

  1. Log in & tap on either the 'Wealth' tab or the Pay and transfer' tab.
  2. Select "Foreign exchange" and you can check the real time preferential FX rates.
  3. To set up your target rate to set up FXOW / FX Rate Alerts, tap on "Set your target rate" and continue the journey; and if you wish to cancel FXOW / FX Rate Alert, and continue the journey.

Foreign exchange services

FX Order Watch

Set your own target FX rate to convert funds automatically. Plus, get alerts when your designated FX rate is reached.

Global View and Global Transfer

See all your HSBC accounts in one place. Plus, make instant transfers between any global HSBC account now.

Foreign currency accounts

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Everyday Global Account & Debit Card

Manage all your foreign currency deposits with a single account that gives you access to up to 11 different currencies. Introducing the new HSBC Everyday Global Debit Card1, a multi-currency debit card that lets you stretch your dollar wherever you are. 

  • $0 FX fee2 in 10 currencies for your retail purchase, online shopping and cash withdrawal.
  • $0 overseas cash withdrawal fee3 across all ATMs worldwide.
  • Take control of your spend by converting foreign currencies at your preferred rate.

FX expertise at your fingertips

Looking for an easier way to manage your foreign currencies? Experience a brand new way to meet all your FX needs anytime, anywhere with HSBC Singapore app.

  • Set alerts or auto-conversions at your preferred rate
  • Control your FX conversion rates by setting alerts or auto-conversions at your preferred rate with FX Order Watch
  • Easy currency conversion, perform transfers between all your HSBC accounts worldwide

Frequently asked questions


1For new Everyday Global accounts opened, a debit card will automatically be issued.

2Applies to successful retail purchase, online shopping and cash withdrawal made via the 10 supported currencies. If you do not have sufficient foreign currencies to complete the transactions, we will convert the transaction at a prevailing rate as determined by the bank and bill you in Singapore dollar.

3For more information, please visit HSBC Everyday Global Debit Card