HSBC business account opening process for SMEs

Opening an HSBC business account


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Find out more about our account opening process and everything you need to get started

Open a business account in 3 easy steps:

Contact us by submitting the Business Account Enquiry form online.

We will get in touch with you shortly to understand your business requirements.

Our team will assist you in completing the onboarding process to set up your business account.

At HSBC, we are here to support your business as you take it to new heights. Our mission is to provide you with a simpler, faster and safer banking experience.


Account Opening Overview

5 Simple Steps

  • Step 1: Understanding your business
  • Step 2: Document submission
  • Step 3: Business appointment
  • Step 4: Review and account opening
  • Step 5: Account activation

Understanding your business

Here’s an overview of the information we’ll need during the account opening phrase:

  • Identity documents
  • Source of wealth
  • Source of funds

Find out more about HSBC Business Banking for SMEs

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At HSBC, we believe in your vision just as much as you do. Through our lending solutions, we aim to give you access to the funding you need to help you take your business to an even greater level of success.

Your dedicated Relationship Manager will help you optimise your finances so you can focus on your business.

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