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Whether you’re living, studying or investing abroad, our international banking services help you feel at home wherever you are.

Take advantage of these benefits and savings when you open an international account:


A 100% handling fee waiver of LKR10,000 until 31 August 2024 - Refer T&C


A saving of LKR7,000 at any Cool Planet outlet on your luggage and clothing purchases until 30 June 2024  - Refer T&C

Bank internationally with HSBC

From seamless digital banking and special offers abroad, to wealth management, tax and relocation guidance, we move with you – whatever your global banking needs are.

Open overseas accounts in over 30 destinations

Open an account pre-departure, or once you arrive. Plus, for certain locations, you can do it all online.

Wherever home is, your bank is too

Manage your global accounts from one place online, and make fee-free transfers between them.

Value-added global services

Wherever you are in the world, you can expect seamless support and professional services that go beyond banking.

Premier in one, Premier in all

If you are an HSBC Premier customer, you can enjoy the same status in your destination country/region as a Premier customer.

Open an account

Accounts can be opened overseas, even before you leave home

Kickstart your journey abroad by opening an account overseas.

Apply for an account in Sri Lanka

Open an account with us to manage your money with ease.

Our international banking services

Enjoy an online banking service that provides full access and control of all your global HSBC accounts.
Choose the credit card to suit your international lifestyle.
Find out what you need to know for a stress-free relocation.
Explore our additional services such as tax solutions and relocation support.
Explore our research with exclusive analysis to support your investment and wealth needs.
Stay connected with home and make free international transfers with HSBC Premier.

International support

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Make the most of your international journey

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