Foreign Exchange

Whether your execution needs are driven by a transactional, hedging or investment strategy, you can leverage our global footprint, local knowledge and deep expertise to gain unique insights and manage your exposure in a manner aligned with your objectives.

HSBC is one of the leading global Foreign Exchange (FX) market makers. Whether your execution needs are driven by a transactional, hedging or investment strategy, you can leverage our global footprint, local knowledge and deep expertise to gain unique insights and manage your exposure in a manner aligned with your objectives.

We have a host of sound solutions, providing liquidity from the purely transactional to the highly customised. We provide risk management and tailored solutions such as Transactional FX, Algorithmic Execution, FX indices, FX Overlay and FX Prime Services that allow clients to select and create individual propositions to suit their needs. Our array of strategic support is underpinned by market intelligence and research with global reach. As such, we intend to serve not only on price but also as a provider of choice in analysing FX risk, providing innovative research and insights.

Operating across all time zones, HSBC provides 24-hour coverage from our three main centres in London, New York and Hong Kong. We offer a deep and consistent pool of liquidity across FX instruments – through electronic, both bilateral and third party, and voice channels for FX cash and derivative solutions including spot, forward, NDF, swaps, vanilla and exotic options. Our experienced teams of derivatives specialists can help structure bespoke solutions for your specific requirements.

Our extensive experience in emerging markets reflects our commitment to the long-term development of domestic on-shore/off-shore markets and business in each region. HSBC maintains presence and knowledge in local economies combined with global solutions.

The depth of our liquidity, the strength of our balance sheet and our commitment to investment in technology enables us to deliver value across pricing, execution, post-trade services and client service.


- The products and services referred to on this website are provided globally and might not be available in Japan.

- Under Japanese regulations, some overseas products and services may not be promoted by staff in Japan.

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