Top of main content

HSBC InvestDirect global investing

Direct access and global support

Capitalize on tremendous opportunities in global markets with assistance from the HSBC InvestDirect1 Contact Centre in English, French, Mandarin, or Cantonese.


The HSBC InvestDirect advantage:

  • Online North American market trading starts at $6.882
  • Flat rate for trades only HK$2883
  • Competitively-priced standard commissions

How to apply

Contact us

Within Canada, call toll-free 1-800-760-1180
Outside Canada, call toll-free with an International Access Code

Monday to Thursday – available 24 hours
Friday – 12:00 am to 8:00 pm EST
Sunday – 6:00 pm to 12:00 am EST

Canadian residents are generally subject to tax on their world wide income, including dividends, interest, capital gains and other items earned from investing on foreign stock exchanges. Neither HIDC, nor any other member of the HSBC Group provides tax advice. Whether you are a Canadian resident , a tax resident of another jurisdiction, and/or subject to tax in any jurisdiction based on citizenship, please ensure that you consult with your professional tax advisor prior to making any investment decision.

1 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.

2 Based on HSBC Premier or HSBC Advance eligibility and qualified trades. Available on online trades on North American markets. Subject to conditions.

3 The HK$288 commission applies for trades between HK$0-1,999,999. For trades HK$2,000,000 & over, 0.10% commission applies. Visit our Global Trading Commissions page for more details.

Terms and Conditions | Website User Agreement | System Information | Order Processing | Member - Canadian Investor Protection Fund | Contact HSBC InvestDirect

Listening to what you have to say about services matters to us. It's easy to share your ideas, stay informed and join the conversation.