Send funds in HKD through our intermediary Bank, and we'll automatically convert them to USD before crediting your East West Bank account. You'll also enjoy the added benefit of a $0 incoming wire fee!


Incoming Wire Fee:  $0 Sending Bank

Wire Fee: Determined by the Sending Bank (including any intermediary banks)

Foreign Exchange: East West Bank's Hong Branch will convert your HKD to USD before funds are credited to your East West Bank account.  Foreign exchange conversion rate will be based on the Bank's exchange rate in effect at that time.

Step One:

Go to your Sending Bank branch or online banking to initiate an international wire transfer to your East West Bank account.

Step Two:

Choose international wire as your transfer method.

Step Three:

Input all required information.  You can click the [My Account Details] button above to obtain the information you'll need to enter about your account.

Step Four:

Submit your completed wire transfer request. You should expect to receive the funds in your account in 5 - 7 business days. Actual delivery timing may vary depending on the Sending Bank.

  1. The recipient name and recipient account number must must match for funds to be credited.
  2. If your Sending Bank requires your address to be in a U.S. format, you my use East West Bank's "Recipient Bank Address".
  3. If your sending bank presents you with multiple address options for East West Bank, you may select any branch address that is associated with East West Bank.
  4. "Intermediary Bank" may also be referred to as "Correspondent Bank".