Clearing and foreign currency payments

Optimise your working capital and make transactions in local and foreign currencies more efficiently by using HSBC’s payment and account solutions. With flexible transaction processing, versatile account structures, robust reporting and direct access to a suite of foreign currency services, you can validate transaction details online, receive transaction confirmation immediately and customise payment templates to reduce errors in recurring transactions.

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Our clearing and foreign currency solutions

Commercial and treasury payments

Make high-value electronic international and domestic payments speedily

Documentary credit (letter of credit) reimbursement

Facilitate payment under a documentary credit by matching authorisations provided by the issuing bank against claims received.

Payment settlement services

Mitigate trade risk by settling foreign exchange transactions and ensure timely execution of payment obligations.

Managed payment services

Free up internal resources by outsourcing parts of your payment processing, from SWIFT connectivity to integrated back office solutions for reconciliation, filtering and liquidity.

Business Beyond COVID-19 – The Global Podcast Series

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Payment Services Directive II (PSD2)

Adopted in 2007 and implemented in 2009, the Payment Services Directive (PSD1) aimed to create a single market for payments in the European Union, as well as provide a foundation for the Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA).

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