Fast. Secure. Cost-efficient. And designed with your business goals in mind.


The all-in-one account to help your business grow internationally.

Help & Support

Learn how to get the most out of your World Account.

About Us

Learn more about WorldFirst and our brands.

Avoid expensive international payments

With the World Account you can pay suppliers and staff all over the globe as easily as if they were around the corner.

Pay fast

Send same-day and next-day payments safely through our online platform at competitive rates. Cut off times apply.

Access new suppliers

Pay in 40+ currencies and open up to new suppliers and business partners around the world.

Protect yourself from risk

Currency fluctuations can damage your business, so we offer flexible ways to stay protected.

Security first

Security is our business, leaving you with peace of mind to focus on running yours.

We operate real-time fraud monitoring, blocking and alerts and your login is secured with two-factor authentication via the Authy app.

We’re here to help

You can set up an account for free online in minutes.

If you need any help, our team are specialists in international payments and currency conversion. They’re real people based in the UK. No robots – guaranteed.

We’ve helped thousands of businesses like yours grow, so if you have any questions, just ask.

Pay when you need to

If you need to pay someone urgently, we’ve got you covered.

With our live rates, you can pay as soon as you’ve agreed your rate and we’ve received cleared funds.

Choose your rate

Say goodbye to exchange rate uncertainty with a target rate.

Choose a rate that suits you and we’ll act on your behalf as soon as the rate hits that level.

Avoid hidden fees

Collect, convert, manage and make payments in 40+ currencies with no hidden fees.

Accounts are free to set up and you don’t need an overseas address.

Go global and grow

With a World Account, global payments are as easy as local ones, whether you’re sending or receiving.

You can manage risk with robust hedging solutions and make simple one-off or scheduled payments to individuals – or send funds to up to 200 payees in a single transaction.

We’ve also made it easy to connect to more than 100 marketplaces to help expand your international trading.

Businesses like yours trust WorldFirst

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