The world of international payments made easy

With an International Payments Account from WorldFirst, you can pay your overseas suppliers and staff as easily as if they were around the corner.

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The world of international payments made easy
Speed up international payments - fast transfers

Speed up payments

WorldFirst offers same-day availability on 97 per cent of currency pairs actively traded through its online platform*.

*Cut off times apply.

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Pay in 60 currencies, so you can buy more competitively, from more countries and make mass payments from a single transaction.
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Flexible currency and risk management solutions

Whether it's spot trades, firm orders or forward rates, we offer flexible ways to protect against adverse currency fluctuations.


Fast and secure transfers

Real-time fraud monitoring, blocking and alerts.

PSD2 compliant, with 2FA in place and option to authenticate with the Authy App for a more secure login.

Fully compliant with all relevant regulations to ensure your funds are appropriately segregated from business funds in line with regulatory requirements.


Talk to real people, never robots

Excellent customer service - contact our dedicated relationship management team, or reach out to us via live chat online and over the phone. 

Ask us anything – we’re happy to help or we’ll suggest someone who can.

Rated excellent on Trustpilot.

Fixed forward contracts

Forward contracts

Lock in an exchange rate that suits your business needs with a forward contract and help protect budgets from adverse currency fluctuations and mitigate risk.
Spot contract

Spot contracts

If you need to make an international payment with very little notice, a spot contract could provide the perfect solution.

You can make a payment as soon as you’ve agreed your rate and we’ve received cleared funds.

Firm Order

Firm orders

With a firm order, you instruct us to execute a transaction on your behalf at a rate of your choosing.

When the rate hits the level you want we’ll act immediately, leaving you free to concentrate on your business.


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See how easy it is to open a WorldFirst account online. You can start sending fast cross-border payments at great rates, right away.
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Businesses trust WorldFirst

Since 2004, more than 240K businesses have utilised WorldFirst to send more than £87bn around the world.

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