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International Money Transfer

International Money Transfer

Transfer money around the world*

Whether you’re looking to transfer money for personal or business needs, for your family back home, for your children's education or for investment or savings purposes, HSBC International Money Transfer is a safe, convenient and hassle-free way to make a payment.


The advantages that make life easier

Enjoy convenience and peace of mind when you use HSBC Money Transfer for international transactions.

Benefits to accommodate your needs:

  •   Exchange Rate Certainty
    Make your payment or transfer in the currency of the beneficiary account and benefit from our exchange rate. If you choose to send your payment in BHD, the exact converted amount will be subject to the exchange rate applicable by the recipient's bank
  •   Global Connectivity
    Send money to over 150 countries in up to 36 different currencies with personal assistance from our team, either online, at your local branch or over the phone
  •   Online fee discount
    Transfer online and save up to BHD 2/- on the transaction fee when transferring money outside Bahrain
  •   Fast transfers
    Whether you're sending money to HSBC India or HSBC Jersey, transfers are received the same day. If you are an Advance or Premier customer transferring to your HSBC account globally, your transfer can be instant*

* For transfers to your personal HSBC accounts around the world, please refer to Global View and Global Transfers.

Simply choose the way that suits you best – take a look at the things you should know on how to make an International Money Transfer.

Things you should know*

Before making a payment, be sure to have the following at hand:

  •   Your HSBC account number
  •   Receiver's full name and postal address
  •   Receiver's banking information:**
       - International Bank Account Number (IBAN) or account number
       - The bank or the intermediary bank Sort/ Swift / BIC code
       - Purpose of payment

Click here for the list of Participating IBAN countries.

** Some countries may request additional information

* Payments will be routed overseas using this information. Incorrect or invalid information may lead to the payment being delayed or rejected by the overseas bank. In such cases, because of charges and differences in exchange rates, you may not receive the full amount back.

Types of transfer Online Phone Branch
Premier Advance Mass Premier Advance Mass Premier Advance Mass
International Money Transfer BHD 6 BHD 6 BHD 6 BHD 6 BHD 8 BHD 8 BHD 6 BHD 8 BHD 8
Money Transfer to HSBC India and/or HSBC Expat Jersey, above or equal to USD 2,000 *FREE
Correspondent bank charges only when payment option "OUR" is selected (within HBSC Group) BHD 10
Correspondent bank charges only when payment option "OUR" is selected (outside HBSC Group) BHD 10


* Correspondent bank charges may apply
Payments will be routed overseas using this information. Incorrect or invalid information may lead to the payment being delayed or rejected by the overseas bank. In such cases, because of charges and differences in exchange rates, you may not receive the full amount back.



Other types of transfers

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List of Participating IBAN countries


Australia, Bahrain, Bermuda, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Cayman Islands, China, Egypt, France, Greece, Hong-Kong/Macau, India, Indonesia, Jersey (HSBC Expat), Jordan, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, New Zealand, Oman, Pakistan, Philippines, Qatar, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, UAE, UK, USA and Vietnam.



International Money Transfer

Overview

Transfer money around the world*

Whether you're looking to transfer money for personal or business needs, for your family back home, for your children's education or for investment or savings purposes, HSBC International Money Transfer is a safe, convenient and hassle-free way to make a payment.


The advantages that make life easier

Enjoy convenience and peace of mind when you use HSBC Money Transfer for international transactions.

Benefits to accommodate your needs:


  • Exchange Rate Certainty
    Make your payment or transfer in the currency of the beneficiary account and benefit from our exchange rate. If you choose to send your payment in BHD, the exact converted amount will be subject to the exchange rate applicable by the recipient's bank
  • Global Connectivity
    Send money to over 150 countries in up to 36 different currencies with personal assistance from our team, either online, at your local branch or over the phone
  • Online fee discount
    Transfer online and save up to BHD 2/- on the transaction fee when transferring money outside Bahrain
  • Fast transfers
    Whether you're sending money to HSBC India or HSBC Jersey, transfers are received the same day. If you are an Advance or Premier customer transferring to your HSBC account globally, your transfer can be instant*

 

* For transfers to your personal HSBC accounts around the world, please refer to Global View and Global Transfers.

How to transfer

Simply choose the way that suits you best – take a look at the things you should know on how to make an International Money Transfer.

  Transfer online

  Transfer by phone

  Find a branch

 

Electronic Funds Transfer System (EFTS)

Fees & Charges

Things you should know*

Before making a payment, be sure to have the following at hand:

  •  Your HSBC account number
  •  Receiver's full name and postal address
  •  Receiver's banking information:**
       - International Bank Account Number (IBAN) or account number
       - The bank or the intermediary bank Sort/ Swift / BIC code
       - Purpose of payment

Click here for the list of Participating IBAN countries.

 

** Some countries may request additional information

* Payments will be routed overseas using this information. Incorrect or invalid information may lead to the payment being delayed or rejected by the overseas bank. In such cases, because of charges and differences in exchange rates, you may not receive the full amount back.

Fees & Charges

Types of transfer Online Phone Branch
Premier Advance Mass Premier Advance Mass Premier Advance Mass
International Money Transfer BHD 6 BHD 6 BHD 6 BHD 6 BHD 8 BHD 8 BHD 6 BHD 8 BHD 8
Money Transfer to HSBC India and/or HSBC Expat Jersey, above or equal to USD 2,000 *FREE
Correspondent bank charges only when payment option "OUR" is selected (within HBSC Group) BHD 10
Correspondent bank charges only when payment option "OUR" is selected (outside HBSC Group) BHD 10

 


* Correspondent bank charges may apply
Payments will be routed overseas using this information. Incorrect or invalid information may lead to the payment being delayed or rejected by the overseas bank. In such cases, because of charges and differences in exchange rates, you may not receive the full amount back.

 

Other types of transfers

Domestic Money Transfer

Domestic Money Transfer

Transfer money within Bahrain.
Know more

Global View & Global Transfers

Global View & Global Transfers

Transfer funds between your personal HSBC accounts globally
Know more

Note: Please contact us for obtaining the latest version of the remittance form.

HSBC Bank Middle East Limited (the "Bank") is required to act in accordance with the laws and regulations operating in various countries around the world relating to international sanctions. Under these sanctions requirements, the Bank is prohibited from engaging in certain transactions. The Bank would only process transactions that are in compliance with applicable sanctions.

© Regulated by the Central Bank of Bahrain as a Conventional Retail Bank for the purpose of this promotion and lead regulated by the Dubai Financial Services Authority

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List of Participating IBAN countries


Australia, Bahrain, Bermuda, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Cayman Islands, China, Egypt, France, Greece, Hong-Kong/Macau, India, Indonesia, Jersey (HSBC Expat), Jordan, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, New Zealand, Oman, Pakistan, Philippines, Qatar, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, UAE, UK, USA and Vietnam.