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Foreign currency accounts

Expand your deposit options

Local transactions, world class banking

Secure your savings and open a foreign currency deposit account with HSBC in 11 foreign currencies.

Features and benefits

  • Debit card

    Enjoy secure and cash-free debit transactions in eleven different world currencies with HSBC's foreign currency debit cards.
  • Monthly statement

    You can receive a monthly account statement consolidating all your accounts with HSBC.
  • Favorable perks

    Earn interest on your deposits. Take advantage of our No Minimum Maintaining Balance benefit with HSBC Advance and HSBC Premier Account Packages.
  • 24-hour access

    Complete your banking and payment transactions right in your office or in your home through Online Banking and Phone Banking.
  • Text alerts

    Get updates on your mobile phone whenever a transaction is made on your account.
  • Express Banking Centre

    Transact your business even beyond banking hours and on weekends.

See our foreign currency accounts

HSBC Foreign Currency Savings Account

Manage foreign currency with ease in the comfort of your own country. Our Foreign Currency Savings Account gives you a debit card and allows you to transact in eleven different world currencies.

 

Australian Dollar, Canadian Dollar, Euro, Hong Kong Dollar, Japanese Yen, New Zealand Dollar, Pound Sterling, Renminbi, Singapore Dollar, Swiss Franc and US Dollar.

 

For flexibility with transactions, a Foreign Currency Savings Account offers guaranteed security for your hard-earned money.

HSBC Foreign Currency Time Deposit Account

Earn interest when you lock up your funds for 1 month, 2 months, 3 months, 4 months, 6 months or 1 year. With this type of account, you can enjoy transacting in the following currencies.

 

Australian Dollar, Canadian Dollar, Euro, Hong Kong Dollar, New Zealand Dollar, Pound Sterling, Renminbi, Swiss Franc and US Dollar.

 

Minimum balance requirement applies*.

Eligibility

You qualify for HSBC Premier in the Philippines if you maintain a minimum Total Relationship Balance (TRB) of PHP4,000,000 or its foreign currency equivalent, or a mortgage loan of at least PHP6,000,000. Your TRB would include your deposits and investments.

To become a customer of HSBC Advance, you must maintain a minimum TRB of PHP100,000 or its foreign currency equivalent, or a mortgage loan of at least PHP2,000,000.

Note: Withdrawal of foreign currency notes over the counter is subject to availability. Customers are advised to order foreign currency cash 3 working days in advance to ensure transactions are completed.

Apply by phone

Call us on: (02) 85-800

Things you should know

Minimum balance requirements

*HSBC Foreign Currency Time Deployment Account minimum balance requirement
Currency HSBC Minimum Balance Requirement
HSBC Savings Bank Minimum Balance Requirement
Australian Dollar AUD3,000 AUD3,000
Canadian Dollar CAD2,500 CAD2,500
Euro EUR2,500 EUR2,500
Hong Kong Dollar HKD20,000 HKD20,000
New Zealand Dollar NZD3,000 NZD3,000
Renminbi RMB20,000 RMB20,000
Sterling Pound GBP2,500 GBP2,500
Swiss Franc CHF3,000 CHF3,000
US Dollar USD2,500 USD2,500

Minimum balance requirements

*HSBC Foreign Currency Time Deployment Account minimum balance requirement
Currency Australian Dollar
HSBC Minimum Balance Requirement
AUD3,000
HSBC Savings Bank Minimum Balance Requirement
AUD3,000
Currency Canadian Dollar
HSBC Minimum Balance Requirement
CAD2,500
HSBC Savings Bank Minimum Balance Requirement
CAD2,500
Currency Euro
HSBC Minimum Balance Requirement
EUR2,500
HSBC Savings Bank Minimum Balance Requirement
EUR2,500
Currency Hong Kong Dollar
HSBC Minimum Balance Requirement
HKD20,000
HSBC Savings Bank Minimum Balance Requirement
HKD20,000
Currency New Zealand Dollar
HSBC Minimum Balance Requirement
NZD3,000
HSBC Savings Bank Minimum Balance Requirement
NZD3,000
Currency Renminbi
HSBC Minimum Balance Requirement
RMB20,000
HSBC Savings Bank Minimum Balance Requirement
RMB20,000
Currency Sterling Pound
HSBC Minimum Balance Requirement
GBP2,500
HSBC Savings Bank Minimum Balance Requirement
GBP2,500
Currency Swiss Franc
HSBC Minimum Balance Requirement
CHF3,000
HSBC Savings Bank Minimum Balance Requirement
CHF3,000
Currency US Dollar
HSBC Minimum Balance Requirement
USD2,500
HSBC Savings Bank Minimum Balance Requirement
USD2,500

Related products

 

HSBC Premier is an individually tailored package of exclusive premier banking services that can be accessed from anywhere you choose to live or work.

 

Experience a new style of banking that revolves around your needs and is tailored to what you want.

 

Our world-class Peso accounts are designed to increase your finances by giving instant access to savings, backed by a competitive interest rate.

For inquiries or complaints, please call HSBC's Customer Services at +63(2) 85-800 from Metro Manila, 
+1-800-1-888-8555 PLDT domestic toll-free, +63(2) 976-8000 from overseas, (country code) + 800-100-85-800 international toll-free for selected countries, or send an email to hsbc@hsbc.com.ph. If you want to find out more about HSBC's customer feedback procedures, please visit hsbc.com.ph/feedback.

The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited is an entity regulated by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (Bangko Sentral). You may also contact the Bangko Sentral Financial Consumer Protection Department at 
(02) 708-7087 or consumeraffairs@bsp.gov.ph.

Note: Do not provide your account or credit card numbers or disclose any other confidential information or banking instructions through email.