HSBC Virtual Card

The versatile plastic-free corporate payment solution
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HSBC Virtual Card

The HSBC Virtual Card is a convenient, card-free payment and financial management solution for businesses and is one of the most secure ways for making large value, high volume or repeat payments to suppliers.
Retain control over your spending as our HSBC Virtual Card allows you to generate unique account and card numbers for each transaction for immediate payment, while providing convenient reconciliation and personalised reporting.

Key Benefits

Card-free payment, easy control and convenient financial management

  • Convenient card-free transactions
  • Full control, compliance and security
  • Fraud protection and liability waiver
  • Better working capital management
  • Leverage merchant spend data to negotiate supplier discounts
  • Online management and reporting



HSBC Virtual Card

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Convenient, card-free transactions

  • Card-free payment - secure way for employees to pay for goods and services
  • Reduce need for petty cash, cheques and purchase orders, helping you manage and reduce the business cost of employee general purchases
  • Generate unique, pre-authorised account numbers to pay suppliers
  • Make single or batch payments of high volume or repeat payments to suppliers
  • Full integration with your procure-to-pay system, enabling you to pay batch invoices

Full control, compliance and security

  • Reduce effort of issuing plastic cards to departments or individuals
  • Card data is managed according to Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards
  • Decide how, when and where virtual cards are used according to transaction-level controls

Fraud protection and liability waiver

  • Fraud detection software to detect fraudulent transactions and increase security
  • Zero corporate liability against deliberate misuse by cardholders*

Better working capital management

  • Set spending limits and transaction restrictions for your cardholders and approved suppliers

Leverage merchant spend data to negotiate supplier discounts

  • Leverage up to 54 interest-free days to help you manage your cash flow for better working capital
  • Faster payments to suppliers so you can negotiate better purchase terms
  • Real-time reporting insights to compare costs and control expenses
  • Streamline payment processing and reporting to achieve time and cost efficiencies

Online management and reporting

With HSBC's online management platforms MiVision and Mastercard®'s Smart Data, you can easily manage cardholders and their spending, better monitor costs and maximise efficency. Learn more

Important information

Terms & Conditions
*Corporate Card Liability Waiver Insurance is underwritten by Lloyd’s Insurance. Claims are subject to the applicable terms and conditions. Please speak to us for more information.

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