• Multi currency banking

  • Whatever your international needs, make sure that your money is working hard for you.

    From everyday transactions to large foreign exchange transfers, we can help you with our range of currency accounts and services.

  • Day-to-day banking
  • Foreign Exchange services
  • Saving in other currencies

Day-to-day banking

  • If you're living, working or travelling abroad, you may need to carry out day-to-day banking transactions in multiple currencies.
  • Using your regular account can be inflexible and expensive so finding the right solution for convenience and easy access to your money is key.

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    How we can help

    Opening a currency account

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    If you are abroad often, you might want to open a local currency account - but in some countries this might be difficult if you're not a resident or don't speak the local language.

     

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    We can set up international current accounts in Sterling, Euro or US Dollar before you move so you can access your money easily.

    Access to your money

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    Choose an account that is easy to access and manage from anywhere you are – whether for checking balances or making payments. 

     

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    All our accounts offer round the clock access to your money with Internet Banking and 24/7 PhoneBank with English-speaking advisors.

    Withdrawing money

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    Withdrawing money at local ATMs in a currency different to your debit card can incur high currency conversion costs.

     

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    Our international current account offers Visa debit cards in Sterling, Euro and US Dollar so you can avoid currency conversion charges when withdrawing in these currencies.

    Make international payments

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    Transferring money internationally will generally incur charges and be subject to fluctuations in exchange rates.

     

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    We won't charge you for making international transfers and our commission free Foreign Exchange services could help you manage currency fluctuations.

Foreign Exchange services

  • Whether you need to make a one off payment in other currencies or regular transfers, our Foreign Exchange services can help you keep costs down when you bank with us.
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    How we can help

    Avoiding charges

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    Transferring money from your local current account can be expensive.

     

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    We won't charge you for making international payments on our international current and savings accounts.

    Planning your outgoings

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    Think about what bills you’ll need to pay - whether it's a mortgage, utility bills, school fees or transferring money to relatives.

     

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    If you need to make regular transfers at a set period of time, we can arrange a regular FX payment plan so you don't have to worry about it. Plus we won't charge you for it.

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    Regular currency plans

     

    Large transfers

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    Currency fluctuations can have a substantial impact if you have to make a large Foreign Exchange transfer, such as for buying a property.

     

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    Our Foreign Exchange services could minimise the risks of currency fluctuations: wait for a specific rate before making the transfer or agree a fixed rate in advance for a later payment.

Saving in other currencies

  • If you're receiving money in multiple currencies and want to make it work as hard as possible for you, you'll want to earn a good rate of interest as well as minimise the risk of currency fluctuations on your capital.
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    How we can help

    Currency

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    Currency fluctuations can have a significant impact on your savings. That's why choosing the currency you want to save in is important

     

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    By saving in the same currency you earn you can better manage the effect of currency fluctuation. Our international savings account are available in Sterling, Euro and US Dollar.

    Type of return

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    Are you looking to grow your capital or need interest to complement your income? Different accounts pay interest at different times.

     

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    Depending on your goal, we have accounts which pay interest on a monthly or annual basis.

    Length of commitment

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    Consider how long you want your money to remain in a savings account for, and whether you may need to access it in case of an emergency

     

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    We offer instant access accounts as well as fixed term deposits for a period ranging from 6 months to 5 years.

    Make international payments

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    Transferring money internationally will generally incur charges and be subject to fluctuations in exchange rates.

     

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    We won't charge you for making international transfers and our commission free Foreign Exchange services could help you manage currency fluctuations.

  • Get started with multi-currency banking today

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    Our services are available in many countries but not all and are also subject to other eligibility criteria.

    Answer a few simple questions to find out if you're eligible.

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  • International Current Account

    Our Premier International Account is available in £, € and US$ when you have a £50,000 income or deposit £25,000 or currency equivalent.

    A monthly fee applies on balances below £2,500/€2,500/US$3,500.

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  • From the UK, call:
    0800 055 6358

    Outside the UK, call:
    +44 (0) 1624 641 825

    Mon-Fri 8am-6pm and Saturday 9.30am-1.30pm UK time.

    Calls may be monitored/recorded.