How to Buy HSBC plc stock

A Step-by-Step-Guide on how to buy HSBC plc stock (HSBC stock)

Buy the stock from HSBC Holdings plc in three easy steps!

Step 1

Make a eToro account

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Supply an email address, take a username, and use a secure, strong password.

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Step 2

Verification of your identity


In order to buy HSBC plc stock, you have to provide your name, date of birth, country and phone number as well as additional support documents verifying your personal identity.

Those supporting documents are a valid photo ID, like Driver license or Passport and sometimes as well Proof of Residence Document like Bank statement, Utility bill(water, electricity, gas, internet, phone), Payroll statement -or- Official salary document from employer, Insurance statement, Residence certificate or Tax document.


Such an verfication of identity is there to avert identity fraud or theft.

Step 3

Begin buying HSBC plc stock by depositing EUR or USD


Funding your account with fiat currencies, like USD or EUR for exchanging can be done in a number of ways, which includes domestic wire transfers, SEPA and SWIFT or debitcard.

The option you choose will be based on your preference and location.

After your fiat currency hits your account, you will be able to buy stock from HSBC Holdings plc (HSBC).

Alongside your account you will also have access to charting tools, 24-hour global client support, leveraged trading and advanced order types.

Congratulations! You have successfully purchased HSBC plc stock (HSBC).

That's it!

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