Global Trading Commissions | HSBC Canada


 

HSBC Premier1
Preferred client pricing

HSBC Advance2
Preferred client pricing

HSBC InvestDirect3
Standard commission rates

 
Other ways to qualify

Maintain CAD $500,000 in your HSBC InvestDirect account

OR

Complete 100+ trades/quarter4

Maintain CAD $50,000 to $499,000 in your HSBC InvestDirect account

OR

Complete 30 to 99 trades/quarter4

 

 
Discount

20% off international trading commissions, online or by telephone5

10% off international trading commissions, online or by telephone5

Standard trading commissions

 
Flat rate

HK$ 288 flat rate for Hong Kong online trading (trade values of HK$ 0-1,999,999).6

 
 

Eligibility for preferred status is effective the 4th calendar day of each month.

 

Global exchanges

 

 
Australia      
 
Australian Securities Exchange (ASX)

Market Hours: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm local time

Trade Size

Commission

 

 

AU$ 0 - 24,999

1.20%

 

 

AU$ 25,000 - 49,999

1.15%

 

 

AU$ 50,000 & over

1.00%

 

 

Minimum commission AU$200

 

For example, if you trade AU$ 30,000, your total fees are AU$ 345.
If you trade AU$ 10,000, you pay the minimum commission fee, AU$ 200.
Dividend Handling Fee 1.5% (minimum AU$ 10) may apply.

 
China      
 
Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE)

Market Hours: 9:30 – 11:30 am & 1:00 – 3:00 pm local time

Trade Size

Commission

Levies

 

HK$ 0 - 49,999

1.30%

0.2841%

 

HK$ 50,000 - 124,999

1.20%

0.2841%

 

HK$ 125,000 - 249,999

1.10%

0.2841%

 

HK$ 250,000 & over

1.00%

0.2841%

 

Minimum commission HK$ 650.

 

For example, if you trade HK$ 100,000, your total fees are HK$ 1,484.10 (commission fee HK$ 1,200 + levy HK$ 284.10).

 
Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE)

Market Hours: 9:30 – 11:30 am & 1:00 – 3:00 pm local time

Trade Size

Commission

Levies

 

US$ 0 - 4,999

1.50%

0.28%

 

US$ 5,000 - 9,999

1.40%

0.28%

 

US$ 10,000 - 19,999

1.25%

0.28%

 

US$ 20,000 & over

1.20%

0.28%

 

Minimum commission US$ 80.

 

For example, if you trade US$ 20,000, your total fees are US$ 296 (commission fee US$ 240 + levy US$ 56).

 
Europe      
 

Exchanges that trade in Euros apply these trading commissions:

 
Austria: Vienna Stock Exchange
Belgium: EASDAQ
Finland: Helsinki Stock Exchange
France:
- Euronext Paris (EPA)
- NouveauMarche
- MATIF
Germany: Frankfurt Stock Exchange (FWB)
Greece: Athens Stock Exchange
Italy: Italian Stock Exchange
Market hours vary by exchange (online or telephone trading)

Trade Size

Commission

 

 

EUR 0 - 24,999

0.50%

 

 

EUR 25,000 - 44,999

0.45%

 

 

EUR 45,000 - 74,999

0.40%

 

 

EUR 75,000 & over

0.35%

 

 

Minimum commission EUR 105 (Market order only).

 

Learn more about trading on Euronext Paris


Learn more about trading on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange

 
Hong Kong      
 
Global Trading Online - Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEx)
Market Hours: 9:30 am – noon & 1:00 – 4:00 pm local time

Trade size

Commission

Levies

Trading fee

Stamp duty

 

HK$ 0 - 1,999,999

HK$ 288

0.003%

0.005%

HK $1 for every HK $1,000 (round up to the nearest dollar)

 

HK$ 2,000,000 & over

0.10%

0.003%

0.005%

 

Dividend Collection Fee 0.5% (minimum HK$20) may apply.

For example, if you trade HK$ 200,000, your total fees are HK$ 504 (commission HK$ 288 + levy HK$ 6 + trading fee HK$ 10 + stamp duty HK$ 200).

Learn more about trading on the Hong Kong exchange

 
Global Trading By Phone - Hong Kong

Market Hours: 9:30 am - 12 pm & 1:00 - 4:00 pm local time

Trade size

Commission

Levies

Trading fee

Stamp duty

 

HK$ 0-49,999

HK$ 350

0.003%

0.005%

HK $1 for every HK $1,000 (round up to the nearest dollar)

 

HK$ 50,000-124,999

0.70%

 

HK$ 125,000-249,999

0.60%

 

HK$ 250,000 & over

0.50%

 

Minimum Commission HK$ 350
Dividend Collection Fee 0.5% (Min. HKD $20.00) may apply.

 
Indonesia      
 
Indonesia Stock Exchange (IDX)

Market Hours: 9:30 am – 12 pm and 1:30 pm – 4 pm (Mon - Thurs) / 9:30 am – 11:30 am and 2 pm - 4 pm (Fri)

Trade size

Admin

Commission

VAT

Levies

 

IDR 0 - 34,999,999

IDR 225,000

1.30%

0.01%

0.04%

 

IDR 35,000,000 -  69,999,999

IDR 225,000

1.20%

0.01%

0.04%

 

IDR 70,000,000 & over

IDR 225,000

1.10%

0.01%

0.04%

 

Minimum Commission IDR 160,000.
For Sale Transactions Add 0.10% Transaction Tax.
Dividend Collection Fee US$ 50 may apply.
Dividend Withholding Tax 20%.

 

For example, if you trade IDR 20,000,000, your total fees are IDR 495,000 (administration fee IDR 225,000 + commission IDR 260,000 + VAT & levy IDR 10,000).

 
Japan      
 
Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE)

Market Hours: 9 am – 11:30 am and 12:30 pm – 3 pm

Trade size

Commission

Levies

 

¥ 0-1,000,000

1.40%

none

 

¥ 1,000,001-5,000,000

1.15%

¥ 2,500

 

¥ 5,000,001-10,000,000

1.15%

¥ 12,500

 

¥ 10,000,001-30,000,000

0.95%

¥ 25,000

 

¥ 30,000,001-50,000,000

0.85%

¥ 85,000

 

¥ 50,000,001-100,000,000

0.65%

¥ 160,000

 

¥ 100,000,001-300,000,000

0.40%

¥ 185,000

 

¥ 300,000,001-500,000,000

0.25%

¥ 410,000

 

¥ 500,000,001-1,000,000,000

0.20%

¥ 535,000

 

Minimum commission ¥ 10,000. Dividend Withholding tax 20%.

 

¥ 500,000,001 - 1,000,000,000

0.20%

¥ 535,000

 

Minimum commission ¥ 10,000. Dividend Withholding tax 20%.

 

For example, if you trade ¥ 1,200,000, your total fees are ¥ 16,300
(commission ¥ 13,800 + levy ¥ 2,500).

Learn more about trading on the Tokyo Stock Exchange

 
Malaysia      
 
Bursa Malaysia (MYX)

Market Hours: 9 am – 12:30 pm and 2:30 pm – 5 pm

Trade size

Commission

Levies

 

All

2.5%

0.14%

 

Minimum commission MYR 225.
Dividend Withholding Tax 28%.
Plus Transaction Fee for Buy MYR 120, for Sell MYR 130.

 

For example, if you trade MYR 100,000, your total fees are MYR 2,760 (commission fee MYR 2,500 + levy MYR 140 + transaction fee MYR 120).

 
Philippines      
 
Philippines Stock Exchange (PSE)

Market Hours: 9:30 am – 12 pm and 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Trade size

Admin

Commission

Levies

 

PHP 0 - 499,999

PHP 3,600

1.20%

*

 

PHP 500,000 - 999,999

PHP 3,600

1.10%

*

 

PHP 1,000,000 & over

PHP 3,600

1.00%

*

 

*For Buy: 0.76%, for Sell: 0.51%
Minimum Commission PHP 2,000.
Dividend Collection Fee US$ 120 may apply.
Dividend Withholding Tax 15%.

 

For example, if you trade PHP 250,000, your total fees are PHP 8,500 (administration fee PHP 3,600 + commission PHP 3,000 + levy PHP 1900).

 
Singapore      
 
Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX)

Market Hours: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm local time

Trade size

Commission

Levies

 

SG$ 0 - 24,999

1.30%

0.05%

 

SG$ 25,000 - 49,999

1.20%

0.05%

 

SG$ 50,000 & over

1.10%

0.05%

 

Minimum commissions SG$ 125.
Dividend Collection Fee 0.5% (minimum SG $ 10) may apply.

 

For example, if you trade SG$ 20,000, your total fees are SG$ 270 (commission SG$ 260 + levy SG$ 10).

 
Jardine Strategic Holdings (JSH)
Market Hours: 9:00 am – 12:30 pm & 2:00 – 5:00 local time

Trade size

Commission

Levies

 

US$ 0 - 19,999

1.20%

0.05%

 

US$ 20,000 - 39,999

1.10%

0.05%

 

US$ 40,000 & over

1.00%

0.05%

 

Minimum commission US$ 90.
Withholding tax 26%.
Dividend Collection Fee 0.5% (minimum SG $ 5) may apply.

 

For example, if you trade US$ 16,000, your total fees at US$ 200 (commission US$ 192 + levy US$ 8).

 
Thailand      
 
Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET)

Market Hours: 10 am - 12:30 pm and 2 pm – 4:30 pm

Trade size

Commission

Levies

 

THB 0 - 999,999

1.15%

0.035%

 

THB 1,000,000 & over

1.00%

0.035%

 

Minimum commission THB 2,000 + transaction fee.

 

For example, if you trade THB 500,000, your total fees are THB 6,687.50 (transaction fee THB 850 + commission THB 5,750 + levy THB 87.50).

 
UK      
 
London Stock Exchange (LSEX)

Market Hours: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm GMT

Trade size

Commission

Stamp Duty
(applies to Buy for London only)

 

£ 0 - 14,999

0.50%

0.50%

 

£ 15,000 - 29,999

0.45%

0.50%

 

£ 30,000 - 49,999

0.40%

0.50%

 

£ 50,000 & over

0.35%

0.50%

 

£ 1 Levies on Buys and Sells over 10,000. Minimum Commission £ 55. No minimum trade amount.

For example, if you trade £ 10,000, your total fees are £ 105 (commission fee £ 55 + stamp duty £ 50).

Learn more about trading on the London Stock exchange

 

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1 HSBC Premier eligibility requires you to have an active Premier chequing account and maintain a $100,000 balance in combined personal deposits and investments with HSBC Bank Canada and its subsidiaries. Please refer to the Personal Service Charges / Statement of Disclosure for fees which may apply.

2The HSBC Advance package is comprised of four products — HSBC Advance Chequing account, High Rate Savings Account (additional fees may apply), HSBC Advance MasterCard® and access to a personal line of credit. The HSBC Advance Chequing, MasterCard and personal line of credit are subject to credit adjudication and approval. The monthly minimum balance for HSBC Advance is $25,000 CAD in combined personal deposit and/ or investments with HSBC Bank Canada or its subsidiaries. A monthly fee of $25 will be applied if your balance is below $25,000 CAD. New customers have three months from the date of account opening to consolidate the $25,000 CAD minimum balance without incurring the monthly fee. Customers who have moved to Canada within the past three years (proof of landed immigrant, foreign worker or residency status is required) have 12 months from the date of account opening to consolidate the $25,000 CAD minimum balance without incurring the monthly fee. HSBC Advance requires you to have an active HSBC Advance Chequing account. When applicable, the $25 monthly fee will be debited from your HSBC Advance Chequing account. The HSBC Advance package includes Telephone and Personal Internet Banking withdrawals, bill payments, pre-authorized debits, Interac®* payments , cheques and unlimited deposits and withdrawals from any HSBC Bank Canada and THE EXCHANGE®** ATMs. Transaction fees will be charged for other services not included in the package, please refer to the Advance MasterCard® Rates & Fees as well as the Personal Service Charges brochure. If you do not wish to apply for the HSBC Advance suite of products, similar products are available separately by calling 1.888.310.4722 or visit a branch.

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3 HSBC InvestDirect is a division of HSBC Securities (Canada) Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of, but separate entity from, HSBC Bank Canada. HSBC Securities (Canada) Inc. is a member of the Canadian Investor Protection Fund.

4 Based on qualified trades. Rates apply to online trades only. Options assignments and exercises are also counted as qualifying trades. All trade orders will be charged an applicable commission rate on a per order basis. For instance, if multiple trade orders are placed on the same day, for the same security, and on the same side of the market, each individual order is subject to the applicable commission rate. All commission fees are charged in the currency of the market. For option assignments and exercises, the regular stock commission schedule applies. All features, fees and commission rates will be current as of October 4th, 2011, and are subject to change without prior notice Available on online equity trades on North American markets. Subject to conditions.

5 International Equity trades made online, excluding Hong Kong, and all international trades placed on the phone qualify for the International Equities trade discount. Subject to minimum commission.

6 The HK$288 commission applies for online trades between HK$0-1,999,999. For online trades HK$2,000,000 & over, 0.10% commission applies.

All information is subject to change without notice. Total cost will be affected by currency fluctuations and can be confirmed when the transaction is requested. Examples are provided for illustrative purposes only. Additional charges, taxes and custodian fees apply where incurred, including but not limited to UK and France orders. The firm applies discretionary conversion rates and may earn revenue on the spread between bid and offer prices in foreign exchange transactions.

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