- Better foreign exchange rates, with margins at 1.5% or less
- Access local bank accounts in the UK, USA, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Japan, China and Europe
- Pay suppliers directly from your account
- Access over 70 marketplaces, including Amazon to help you go global
If you're trading overseas on e-commerce marketplaces you'll need to find an effective way of converting your payments back into your own currency. And there's paying overseas suppliers or being able to make the most of a great rate. WorldFirst have you covered.
How it works
With WorldFirst it’s easy to start converting payments back into your own currency. Once you’ve opened a receiving account one of our currency specialists will work with you to find the right currency solutions and we won't charge you a cent.*
We’re here to help reduce any hassles or worries about exchange rates and market fluctuations, and here's how it works:
Open receiving accounts
Once your account is set up all you need to do is tell us where you need local receiving accounts and in which currency. We'll provide you with the details of your segregated, secure accounts.
Manage your money across marketplaces
Use your account to receive funds from the sale of your goods on international marketplaces such as Amazon, eBay, and Lazada.
Watch your business grow
When you're ready to bring your money home, you can. Log in to our online platform 24/7 and you can choose when and in what currency you need your money!
*It’s free to open an account and we don’t charge fees for receiving money or any ongoing subscription costs. Please visit our FAQs for more details.
With WorldFirst you can open receiving accounts for the following regions and currencies:
When you're trading on overseas marketplaces, you'll need more than just receiving accounts. You'll need an effective way of converting your payments back into your own currency. You may also want to pay overseas suppliers or lock in a rate to help you budget. We can help.
Get a rate and make a payment to an overseas supplier.
If you want to lock in a rate but aren't ready to make a transfer.
Fix it up to two years in advance.
Are there any fees?
We don’t charge fees, however intermediary bank charges may apply. Whether you’re selling on Amazon marketplace or another online marketplace, it’s completely free to open an account with us.
Want a same currency transfer? Costs will vary. Get in touch to find out more.
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Every transfer has a story
Our clients are our number one priority and we believe in treating every client as if they were our only one. It's worked so far; 96% of our lovely clients would use us again if the need arises.*
Rob - World of Clogs
Rob spotted a niche, and went for it! We help him send home his proceeds from overseas marketplace sales – he loves our rates too!
Martin - The Fragrance Counter
Martin sells fragrances and beauty products on eBay and ships them round the world. He uses WorldFirst to transfer his money back home at great rates 24/7.
Alex - Moreplay
Alex started selling online from a young age, and his business continues to grow. He found WorldFirst to repatriate his funds, and never looked back!
* Based on current Australian Feefo customer reviews.