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HSBC Central Travel Account

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Centralised travel payments and reporting

The HSBC Central Travel Account is a complete travel payment solution to complement your HSBC Corporate Card, allowing you to centralise your travel bookings directly by lodging the card with your travel agency. Together with powerful online management and reporting, control is firmly in your hands.

Key benefits

The complete travel payment solution to streamline and centralise your travel bookings

🗸 Streamline and centralise your travel booking process

🗸 Increased control of travel expenditure and better working capital management

🗸 Fraud protection and zero liability for misuse

🗸 Ability to negotiate better terms with suppliers and reduce payment costs

🗸 Real time management of cards

🗸 Powerful online management and reporting

🗸 Wide acceptance and low surcharges on a Mastercard credit card

🗸 Enriched data reporting means matching and reconciling all your expenses is more accurate

Take a closer look

Streamline and centralise your travel booking process

🗸 Lodge your card details and air travel policy with your preferred Travel Management Company (TMC) so that employees can conveniently book and pay for their air travel directly with the TMC

🗸 The travel booking process is centralised, saving you time and allowing you to monitor and manage expenditure more efficiently

🗸 Wide acceptance by TMC but low surcharges on our card


Increased control of travel expenditure and better working capital management

  • Allows compliance with your corporate HR and travel policies, reducing risk of fraud and misuse
  • Spending limits and transaction restrictions for your cardholders and approved travel agents, ensuring working capital control is in your hands
  • Enriched data reporting to allow more accurate matching and reconciliation of all your expenses

Fraud protection and zero liability for misuse

  • Fraud detection software to detect fraudulent transactions and increase security
  • Zero corporate liability against deliberate misuse by cardholders*

Ability to negotiate better terms with suppliers and reduce payment costs

  • Leverage up to 55 interest-free days to help you leverage your cash flow for better working capital
  • Faster payments to suppliers provides leverage to negotiate better purchase terms
  • Real-time reporting insights to compare costs and control expenses
  • Streamlined payment processing and reporting can help achieve time and cost efficiencies by reducing manual accounts payable processes.

Powerful online management and reporting

Easily manage cardholders and their spending in real time with HSBC's powerful online management platforms MiVision and Mastercard's Smart Data, giving you the control and insight to better monitor costs and maximize efficiency. Learn more

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