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Foreign Exchange

Whether it’s a foreign currency account with no fees for overseas access, keeping yourself up-to-date with latest market news or transacting with real time rates, HSBC has the solution.

Enjoy quick and easy online account opening in a number of different currencies in our range of foreign currency accounts.

Experience fast, secure and easy money transfers to and from local and international banks with HSBC Online Banking, Mobile App Banking or in any HSBC branch.

Experience a new level of FX service with the HSBC Markets Desk and our exclusive Order Watch Service.
 

View and convert foreign currencies online at competitive real-time rates at any time when currency markets are open and move money between currencies 24x7 from HSBC Australia to HSBC Australia (not available to non-individuals and third party payments outside HSBC Australia).

Find daily Australian Dollar exchange rates2.

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1 Real time foreign exchange (FX) transactions are available 24/7 between linked HSBC Australia accounts for selected currencies using Online and Mobile Banking. Make the most of real time FX rates when the FX market is open (excluding currency holidays, NSW and US public holidays). When the market is closed set FX rates will apply to real time FX transactions, and the exchange rate will not fluctuate. If making a payment to a third party outside of HSBC Australia during currency holidays, NSW and US public holidays, the HSBC Daily Exchange Rate will apply. The HSBC Daily Exchange Rate will apply for all future-dated transactions on the future date of those transaction. The foreign exchange market is subject to risks associated with exchange rate movements. HSBC foreign currency accounts should not be used for speculative purposes. Real time FX transactions are not available to Trusts, SMSFs and non-trading accounts between 12.00am Saturday and 8.00am Monday.

2 The daily foreign currency exchange rates are indicative only. When you transact HSBC Online Banking or Mobile App Banking, real time exchange rates will apply.