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HSBC Advance Account

You can now enjoy instant free transfers between your HSBC accounts globally

Experience one view of all your global HSBC accounts and make instant transfers between them.

With HSBC Advance our customers don't just get a current account. They'll also find extra privileges to keep them smiling.

Here's what you'll get:

  • International debit card
  • Free cash withdrawal from all ATMs in Qatar
  • Global View and Global Transfers to manage HSBC accounts around the world with one log-in on one page
  • Credit Card: An HSBC Advance Platinum MasterCard with no annual fees
  • Free Transfers for HSBC Premier and HSBC Advance customers using Global View and Global Transfers

Participating countries
Australia, Bahrain, Bermuda, Brunei, Canada, China, Egypt, France, Greece, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Philippines, Jersey, Lebanon, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, New Zealand, Oman, Vietnam, Qatar, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, UAE, UK and US

You are eligible to apply for HSBC Advance if you:

  • Maintain an average monthly balance of QAR 100,000 or more with HSBC in Qatar. No monthly fees apply or
  • Earn a minimum salary of QAR 15,000 per month and your salary is assigned to your HSBC Advance Account. A fee of QAR 70 per month will apply

To complete the Account opening process, personally visit any of our HSBC branches with the following documentation:

  • Original Passport with valid Residence/Work Permit and Qatar ID issued by the Ministry of Interior (Expatriates)
  • Qatar ID issued by the Ministry of Interior (Nationals)
  • Salary Transfer Letter from your employer
  • Proof of Residence – copy of electricity bill/ telephone bill/ rental agreement

What is Travel Insurance?

Travel insurance protects you against emergency medical expenses, baggage delay, cancellation of trips and flight delay etc. while you travel

What is the current travel insurance feature on Advance?

Free worldwide multi trip travel insurance is provided by Zurich Insurance Middle East S.A.L. ("Zurich") to all HSBC Advance account holders. It protects you against emergency medical expenses, baggage delay, cancellation of trips and flight delay etc. while you travel

What is the change related to travel insurance for Advance Account Holders?

Effective 30th June 2016 free worldwide multi-trip travel insurance will cease to exist as a feature for all HSBC Advance Account holders

What will happen if an HSBC Advance Account Holder has a claim or occurrence of an insurance event on or before the 30th of June?

Our partner will continue to honor all claims or occurrence of an insurance event for travel insurance which have been incurred on or before the 30th June 2016 subject to policy conditions

What will happen if an HSBC Advance Account Holder has a claim or occurrence of an insurance event after the 30th of June?

After this date, this feature will no longer be available and any claims by the Advance customers will not be honoured by Zurich. Any occurrence of an insurance event after this date will not be processed by our partner

Do HSBC Advance Account Holders get any other benefit since this feature is being removed?

Yes. As an HSBC Advance customer, you currently enjoy Global View and Global Transfers where you can transfer funds instantly and easily within your HSBC accounts globally through Internet banking. We are pleased to inform you that effective 12 April 2016; HSBC Advance customers will enjoy free international Global Transfers*. This means the USD7 online transfer fee that was previously applicable will no longer be applied to Advance customers.

What is Global View?

HSBC Global View allows a single view of all your HSBC accounts in different countries.

What is Global Transfer?

HSBC Global Transfers allow you to transfer money instantly between your accounts linked on HSBC Global View.

How are accounts linked on HSBC Global View?

Click here for a demo to link accounts on HSBC Global View.

Can more than one account be linked on HSBC Global View?

Yes, all your accounts within HSBC in participating countries can be linked to HSBC Global View

Who can use HSBC Global View and Global Transfers?

Global View and Global Transfers is available for HSBC Premier & HSBC Advance customers.

How does an HSBC Advance Account Holder use Global View Global Transfer?

It's easy. All you need to do is:
1. Log on using Secure Key
2. Go to 'Global View'
3. Select 'Global Transfers'

How are transfers made on HSBC Global Transfers?

Click here for a demo to transfer money on HSBC Global Transfers.

Is instant money transfer available for all currencies?

Click here for a list of currencies to transfer money instantly.

Is there a limit on the amount to be transferred?

The maximum daily limit is USD100,000.

Why do Global Transfers in some currencies take longer than others?

Some currencies can only be traded on-shore due to local regulatory restrictions, and although these currencies will still be available for you to transfer in, there may be a short delay in processing these transactions.

How frequently are the rates refreshed for Global Transfers?

Live exchange rates are available on Personal Internet Banking and are refreshed every 90 seconds during international weekdays (Monday-Friday). On International weekends (Saturday and Sunday) or when the currency markets are closed, the rate remains unchanged until the next international working day.

What was the fee charged earlier?

Earlier the fee charged was USD7 per transaction on Global Transfer

What is the current fee on GVGT?

Effective 12 April 2016, this fee is now removed for HSBC Advance Customers.

* Global Transfers are effected instantly (typically within 6 seconds from submitting the required information) for supported currencies. For a list of supported currencies, please click here. Exceptionally, in circumstances outside of our control, it may not be possible to effect your transfer through Global Transfers, in which case you should contact our Customer Services to effect your transfer.

Terms and conditions apply.

Participating countries

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

Issued by HSBC Middle East Limited, P.O. Box 57, Doha- Qatar, which is incorporated in Jersey, Channel Islands, licensed and regulated by Jersey Financial Services Commission and Qatar Central Bank. MKT RC 16588

©Copyright HSBC Bank Middle East Limited 2016. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted, on any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise, without the prior written permission of HSBC Bank Middle East Limited.


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All Accounts are subject to our Tariff of Charges as applicable. HSBC Terms and Conditions apply.

X  
CCY Code Name of Currency
AED UAE Dirham
AUD Australian Dollar
BHD Bahraini Dinar
CAD Canadian Dollar
CHF Swiss Franc
CZK Czech Koruna
DKK Danish Krone
EUR EURO
GBP Pound Sterling
HKD Hongkong Dollar
JPY Japanese Yen
KWD Kuwaiti Dinar
MXN Mexican Peso
NOK Norwegian Krone
NZD New Zealand Dollar
OMR Omani Riyal
PLN Polish Zloty
QAR Qatari Riyal
SAR Saudi Riyal
SEK Swedish Krona
SGD Singapore Dollar
THB Thai Bhat
USD US Dollars
ZAR South African Rand

HSBC Advance Account

You can now enjoy instant free transfers between your HSBC accounts globally

Overview

Experience one view of all your global HSBC accounts and make instant transfers between them.

With HSBC Advance our customers don't just get a current account. They'll also find extra privileges to keep them smiling.

Here's what you'll get:

  • International debit card
  • Free cash withdrawal from all ATMs in Qatar
  • Global View and Global Transfers to manage HSBC accounts around the world with one log-in on one page
  • Credit Card: An HSBC Advance Platinum MasterCard with no annual fees
  • Free Transfers for HSBC Premier and HSBC Advance customers using Global View and Global Transfers

Participating countries
Australia, Bahrain, Bermuda, Brunei, Canada, China, Egypt, France, Greece, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Philippines, Jersey, Lebanon, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, New Zealand, Oman, Vietnam, Qatar, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, UAE, UK and US

Eligibility

You are eligible to apply for HSBC Advance if you:

  • Maintain an average monthly balance of QAR 100,000 or more with HSBC in Qatar. No monthly fees apply or
  • Earn a minimum salary of QAR 15,000 per month and your salary is assigned to your HSBC Advance Account. A fee of QAR 70 per month will apply

Required Documents

To complete the Account opening process, personally visit any of our HSBC branches with the following documentation:

  • Original Passport with valid Residence/Work Permit and Qatar ID issued by the Ministry of Interior (Expatriates)
  • Qatar ID issued by the Ministry of Interior (Nationals)
  • Salary Transfer Letter from your employer
  • Proof of Residence – copy of electricity bill/ telephone bill/ rental agreement

FAQs

What is Travel Insurance?

Travel insurance protects you against emergency medical expenses, baggage delay, cancellation of trips and flight delay etc. while you travel

 

What is the current travel insurance feature on Advance?

Free worldwide multi trip travel insurance is provided by Zurich Insurance Middle East S.A.L. ("Zurich") to all HSBC Advance account holders. It protects you against emergency medical expenses, baggage delay, cancellation of trips and flight delay etc. while you travel

 

What is the change related to travel insurance for Advance Account Holders?

Effective 30th June 2016 free worldwide multi-trip travel insurance will cease to exist as a feature for all HSBC Advance Account holders

 

What will happen if an HSBC Advance Account Holder has a claim or occurrence of an insurance event on or before the 30th of June?

Our partner will continue to honor all claims or occurrence of an insurance event for travel insurance which have been incurred on or before the 30th June 2016 subject to policy conditions

 

What will happen if an HSBC Advance Account Holder has a claim or occurrence of an insurance event after the 30th of June?

After this date, this feature will no longer be available and any claims by the Advance customers will not be honoured by Zurich. Any occurrence of an insurance event after this date will not be processed by our partner

 

Do HSBC Advance Account Holders get any other benefit since this feature is being removed?

Yes. As an HSBC Advance customer, you currently enjoy Global View and Global Transfers where you can transfer funds instantly and easily within your HSBC accounts globally through Internet banking. We are pleased to inform you that effective 12 April 2016; HSBC Advance customers will enjoy free international Global Transfers*. This means the USD7 online transfer fee that was previously applicable will no longer be applied to Advance customers.

 

What is Global View?

HSBC Global View allows a single view of all your HSBC accounts in different countries.

 

What is Global Transfer?

HSBC Global Transfers allow you to transfer money instantly between your accounts linked on HSBC Global View.

 

How are accounts linked on HSBC Global View?

Click here for a demo to link accounts on HSBC Global View.

 

Can more than one account be linked on HSBC Global View?

Yes, all your accounts within HSBC in participating countries can be linked to HSBC Global View

 

Who can use HSBC Global View and Global Transfers?

Global View and Global Transfers is available for HSBC Premier & HSBC Advance customers.

 

How does an HSBC Advance Account Holder use Global View Global Transfer?

It's easy. All you need to do is:
1. Log on using Secure Key
2. Go to 'Global View'
3. Select 'Global Transfers'

 

How are transfers made on HSBC Global Transfers?

Click here for a demo to transfer money on HSBC Global Transfers.

 

Is instant money transfer available for all currencies?

Click here for a list of currencies to transfer money instantly.

 

Is there a limit on the amount to be transferred?

The maximum daily limit is USD100,000.

 

Why do Global Transfers in some currencies take longer than others?

Some currencies can only be traded on-shore due to local regulatory restrictions, and although these currencies will still be available for you to transfer in, there may be a short delay in processing these transactions.

 

How frequently are the rates refreshed for Global Transfers?

Live exchange rates are available on Personal Internet Banking and are refreshed every 90 seconds during international weekdays (Monday-Friday). On International weekends (Saturday and Sunday) or when the currency markets are closed, the rate remains unchanged until the next international working day.

 

What was the fee charged earlier?

Earlier the fee charged was USD7 per transaction on Global Transfer

 

What is the current fee on GVGT?

Effective 12 April 2016, this fee is now removed for HSBC Advance Customers.

 

* Global Transfers are effected instantly (typically within 6 seconds from submitting the required information) for supported currencies. For a list of supported currencies, please click here. Exceptionally, in circumstances outside of our control, it may not be possible to effect your transfer through Global Transfers, in which case you should contact our Customer Services to effect your transfer.

Terms and conditions apply.

Participating countries

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

Issued by HSBC Middle East Limited, P.O. Box 57, Doha- Qatar, which is incorporated in Jersey, Channel Islands, licensed and regulated by Jersey Financial Services Commission and Qatar Central Bank. MKT RC 16588

©Copyright HSBC Bank Middle East Limited 2016. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted, on any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise, without the prior written permission of HSBC Bank Middle East Limited.

 

All Accounts are subject to our Tariff of Charges as applicable. HSBC Terms and Conditions apply.

Ready to apply?

Simply complete the online application form to start the process
 

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Or call

4441 6663
within Qatar

+974 4441 6663
outside Qatar

X  
CCY Code Name of Currency
AED UAE Dirham
AUD Australian Dollar
BHD Bahraini Dinar
CAD Canadian Dollar
CHF Swiss Franc
CZK Czech Koruna
DKK Danish Krone
EUR EURO
GBP Pound Sterling
HKD Hongkong Dollar
JPY Japanese Yen
KWD Kuwaiti Dinar
MXN Mexican Peso
NOK Norwegian Krone
NZD New Zealand Dollar
OMR Omani Riyal
PLN Polish Zloty
QAR Qatari Riyal
SAR Saudi Riyal
SEK Swedish Krona
SGD Singapore Dollar
THB Thai Bhat
USD US Dollars
ZAR South African Rand