A new approach to international banking for businesses
The World Account helps importers and exporters manage their finances in multiple currencies.
International banking just got easier. And cheaper. And faster.
Sign up for free now
How World Account helps exporting businesses
Instant-access local currency accounts
Local GBP, EUR, USD, CAD & AUD accounts opened instantly and for free.
Receive money from global customers
Invoice customers in local currencies – cheaper for them, faster for you.
Send money to international suppliers
Pay suppliers in local currencies. Like a rate? Exchange now, use later.
One easy-to-use platform
Manage accounts online or via our app – or talk to an expert if you need them.
A perfect fit for importers too
World Account can help you pay suppliers quickly
If you’re importing from overseas, World Account can help you pay suppliers quickly and access great rates.
Use today’s rate in the future
And if you like a rate now but aren’t yet ready to make your payment, you can top-up your account and hold funds in GBP, EUR, USD, AUD or CAD until you’re ready to make your transfer.
How to get started
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.
Login to your new World Account and select all the currency accounts you need – choose from GBP, EUR, USD, AUD and CAD.
Get going! Once your account is live you can make payments out – and get paid – in local currencies accessing great rates and avoiding unnecessary bank fees.
International banking without the hidden fees
It’s FREE to open a World Account with WorldFirst.
And there are no hidden charges on foreign exchange transactions or monthly account fees either.
Some charges apply for same currency payments out to third parties – but talk to your account manager who can explain all.
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