Say hello to World Account

World Account is the new way to save time and money for businesses of all kinds that operate in different currencies.

Created to help businesses overcome the hurdles and costs of cross-border payments, World Account reimagines cross-border payments and enables businesses to receive offshore payments from B2B buyers, make payments to suppliers, and bring the funds back to China faster and easier.

 

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WorldFirst – Your trusted choice

Safe and secure

WorldFirst has been granted permits for currency exchange and transfer around the world, including the UK, 48 U.S. states, Hong Kong, Singapore and Australia.

The company has also formed strategic partnerships with some of the world’s leading banks including Barclays, Citibank, Deutsche Bank to ensure the customers’ financial security.

Open multiple in-country foreign currency accounts instantly with no hidden fees

We can instantly open multiple international currency accounts for you in GBP, EUR, JPY*, USD, CAD, AUD and NZD in one day (provided that all compliance requirements are met) for free.

*Payments in JPY can only be received from specific marketplaces

Free to receive money from international customers

Your international customers shouldn’t be charged a fee when they pay you. And you shouldn’t be charged a fee to receive that payment.

With World Account, you can say goodbye to TT fees. Additionally you will receive your funds much faster to improve your cash flow.

Make instant transfers

With multiple currency accounts you can move money instantly between your accounts**

**Transfer is available between EUR, USD, GBP accounts only.

Pay suppliers in local currencies

Pay overseas suppliers in local currencies quickly and easily. If you like a rate today, you can exchange now and use later.

Localised platform and professional services

World Account platform is operated in Simplified Chinese. We have 24 hours Chinese speaking customer service, and pledge to answer your call within just three rings.

 

A perfect fit for businesses

Whether you’re a manufacturer, an exporter, a trade company owner or a startup entrepreneur, World Account allows you to enjoy international banking functionality on one easy-to use platform – minus the cost, hassle and upheaval of traditional international business banking.

 

 

 

How to get started


Step 1

Take a few minutes to sign up now. One of the team will be in touch within 24 hours to walk you through the rest of the process.

Step 2

Login to your new World Account and select all the currency accounts you need – choose from GBP, EUR, USD, AUD, CAD and NZD.

Step 3

Once your account is live you can make payments out – and get paid – in local currencies accessing great rates and avoiding unnecessary bank fees.

 

 

 

Our top five most asked questions

 

Check out our top five most frequently asked questions.

 

If you can't find your answer here, call us or drop us an email.

 

There are no fees for online sellers transferring funds back to domestic accounts. However there are fees for transfers to your home account (or another beneficiary, if you are a World Account holder) without a currency conversion. Email us to find out more.
It’s free to open an account and we don’t charge fees for receiving money. There are also no monthly charges or any transfer fees on foreign exchange transactions. If you want a same currency transfer, we offer competitive transaction costs. Please email us for further details on those.
If you are a World Account holder, a business can pay in to your currency accounts via supported payment methods. Existing WorldFirst users can only receive funds from online marketplaces and approved payment providers, unless they upgrade to the World Account.
Yes. Regarding businesses in territories and jurisdictions in which WorldFirst is not currently licensed to operate, we could not authorize a World Account. WorldFirst also reserves the right to refuse applications at its own discretion. In both cases, we’ll do our best to offer you an alternative product or service where possible. Contact us for more information.
Ensuring the safety and security of your money is central to our business. We comply fully with all relevant regulations and ensure your funds are appropriately segregated from business funds in line with requirements.

 

So what are you waiting for?

Get your money moving with our business foreign exchange products today.

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