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Global View and Global Transfers

Move money between your globally linked accounts

The smarter way to manage international transfers between HSBC accounts

With HSBC Global Transfers, you can transfer money between your globally linked accounts quickly and seamlessly, with no transfer fees. Plus, if you're an HSBC Jade or Premier customer, you'll enjoy full fee waivers and zero intermediary bank charges when you make instant3 transfers to your family and friends' HSBC accounts worldwide4.

 

Additionally, get a single online view of all your worldwide HSBC accounts at home or abroad, and manage your money anytime, anywhere.

Get started by logging on to your online banking account.

Service benefits

With HSBC Global View and Global Transfer, you'll:

  • Make transfers to other HSBC accounts4
    Now you can send money instantly3 to other 3rd party HSBC accounts using HSBC Global Transfers.
  • Save time doing your banking
    It's easy to view the balances and make transfers between your eligible worldwide accounts in over 25 countries1.
  • Pay no fees
    HSBC Jade and Premier customers can transfer up to SGD 1,000,0005 (or foreign currency equivalent) a day with no transfer fee. Transfer fees payable by HSBC Advance customers vary depending on the currency.
  • Move money abroad instantly3
    HSBC Global Transfers is the quickest way to move money between your globally linked accounts and other 3rd party HSBC accounts. You also have the ability to set up future-dated or recurring transfers*.
  • Know what exchange rate you'll get
    Take control with real time foreign exchange rates enabling you to transfer your money when it suits you, at competitive rates2.

How does it compare to Worldwide Transfers?

Compare Global Transfers and Worldwide Transfers
Types of transfer
Global Transfers
Worldwide Transfers
Eligible accounts
Your own HSBC accounts in 25 countries1, or any 3rd-party HSBC accounts in US, HK, UK, India and more4
Any bank accounts in over 200 countries
Fees and charges
Full fee waiver for HSBC Jade and Premier customers, and no intermediary bank charges
TT, cable and intermediary bank charges apply
Transfer speed
Instant3
Same-day or up to 5 business days
Real-time competitive rates
24 hours, 5.5 days per week
24 hours, 5.5 days per week
Transfer limit
SGD 1,000,000 (or foreign currency equivalent)5
SGD 1,000,000 (or foreign currency equivalent)
Compare Global Transfers and Worldwide Transfers
Types of transfer
Eligible accounts
Global Transfers
Your own HSBC accounts in 25 countries1, or any 3rd-party HSBC accounts in US, HK, UK, India and more4
Worldwide Transfers
Any bank accounts in over 200 countries
Types of transfer
Fees and charges
Global Transfers
Full fee waiver for HSBC Jade and Premier customers, and no intermediary bank charges
Worldwide Transfers
TT, cable and intermediary bank charges apply
Types of transfer
Transfer speed
Global Transfers
Instant3
Worldwide Transfers
Same-day or up to 5 business days
Types of transfer
Real-time competitive rates
Global Transfers
24 hours, 5.5 days per week
Worldwide Transfers
24 hours, 5.5 days per week
Types of transfer
Transfer limit
Global Transfers
SGD 1,000,000 (or foreign currency equivalent)5
Worldwide Transfers
SGD 1,000,000 (or foreign currency equivalent)

Things to know

  • The maximum outbound and inbound limit for Global Transfers to my globally linked accounts from Singapore HSBC accounts is USD200,0005 (or foreign currency equivalent) per day. Other countries may have local limit restrictions. Please check with your destination country for limit information.

  • You must be a HSBC Jade, Premier or Advance customer. To use Global Transfers for your globally linked accounts, you must have eligible HSBC accounts in other countries.
  • While you'll know the foreign exchange rate you're getting, a foreign exchange margin is applicable if the transaction involves a currency conversion, including cases where the currencies are pegged.
  • All conversions and foreign exchange rates used or provided are indicative only and subject to change by the Bank at any time (including intra day changes) without notice. Such conversions and rates are only fixed upon your confirmation of the transaction.
  • The conversion of any foreign currency may result in gain or loss depending on the exchange rate.
  • If any error occurs in our systems or the information provided due to market disruption, anomaly or any event outside of our control, we reserve the right to rectify the error or take appropriate action on a case-by-case basis.

Eligibility and fees

Eligibility

  • Global Transfer to your globally linked accounts is available on both HSBC Online Banking and the HSBC Singapore QuickFX app. Global Transfer to other 3rd party HSBC accounts is available only on HSBC Online Banking.
  • Available for HSBC Jade, HSBC Premier and HSBC Advance customers.

 

Fees

HSBC Jade and Premier customers: Free

HSBC Advance customers: View fees and charges

How to access Global View and Global Transfers

HSBC customers registered for online banking

HSBC Jade, Premier and Advance customers can log on to set up or access Global View.

HSBC customers not registered for online banking

If you are not already registered for online banking, you can do so in just a few clicks and discover the benefits.

Contact us in branch or by phone

Request a call

Leave us your contact details and a member of our International team will be in touch with you within 3 working days. 

Call us

You can contact us directly by calling:

In Singapore: 1800-HSBC NOW (4722 669)

From abroad: (65) 6-HSBC-NOW (4722 669)

Important notes

Data, information, news, videos and computation tools are provided for informational purposes only, and are not intended for trading purposes. The Bank shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content or computation, or for any actions taken in reliance on the same. Information contained in this document is obtained from sources believed to be reliable; however HSBC does not guarantee its completeness or accuracy.

1Australia, Bahrain, Bermuda, Canada, China, Egypt, France, Greece, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Jersey, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, New Zealand, Oman, Philippines, Qatar, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, UAE, UK, USA, Vietnam.

2Foreign exchange transactions performed over the weekend and public holidays are subject to a higher bank spread compared to weekday transactions as markets are closed during these times. Such rates usually remain more competitive than prevailing board rates in Singapore.

Real time rates are available on HSBC Online Banking and HSBC QuickFX app between Mondays 9.30am Singapore Time and Saturdays 5.00am Singapore Time (excluding Christmas Eve, Christmas day, New Year's Eve and New Year's day). However, real time rates may not always be available for the following currencies: Bermudian Dollar, Egyptian Pound, Qatari Riyal, Indonesian Rupiah, Sri Lankan Rupee, Malaysian Ringgit, Vietnamese Dong, Philippine Peso and Omani Rial.

3Foreign exchange transactions involving the following currencies: Bermudian Dollar, Egyptian Pound, Qatari Riyal, Indonesian Rupiah, Sri Lankan Rupee, Malaysian Ringgit, Vietnamese Dong, Philippine Peso and Omani Rial may not be processed instantly over the weekend and public holidays.

4Remittances to 3rd party accounts via HSBC Global Transfers is available for 3rd party HSBC accounts in Hong Kong SAR, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, India, Indonesia, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Taiwan, China, Bermuda, Greece, Bahrain, Egypt, Oman, Qatar, Malaysia, CIIOM, Australia and New Zealand.

5The maximum daily transfer limit for Global Transfers to other 3rd party HSBC accounts is SGD 1,000,000 (or foreign currency equivalent), or up to the maximum daily limit you've set for 3rd party account transfers, whichever is lower. This is separate from the maximum daily transfer limit of USD 200,000 (or foreign currency equivalent) for Global Transfers to your globally linked accounts.

*Not available for "Global Transfers to other HSBC accounts".

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