It is likely that the Hong Kong office will be closed on Friday 21st October due to a typhoon. You will be able to trade online as usual. Please contact us by email with any queries and we will respond once the office reopens.

How it works - expanding your online business

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You tell us where you need accounts and in which currency.

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Once you have the new account details you can update your marketplace details.

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Receiving accounts

We can open international receiving accounts for you in Europe, the US, Canada and the UK. We open them quickly and once you've got the details, you can update your marketplace and start selling to buyers around the world. Speak to us about competitive collection fees.

You should know that  World First UK Ltd provides clients with access to a receiving account, in the name of World First Uk Ltd, for the sole purpose of receiving marketplace revenues. Funds held in these accounts are safeguarded and segregated in line with the requirements set by the Payment Services Regulation, 2009.

Fees and charges

It’s free to open an account and we don’t charge fees for receiving money. There are also no monthly charges and we offer competitive collection fees for all currencies.

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