“Massively simplifies the challenge of doing business overseas”
"Airwallex aims to upend global payments system"
“Airwallex is the highest ranked Australian firm at #32” - Top Global 100 Fintech
“Airwallex offers exchange services that are cheaper and faster”
Trade throughout the UK with a dedicated GBP account
Reduce payment friction for British customers
Provide your customers with a British Account Number and Sort Code to receive payments through the local banking network. Get paid in GBP directly into your GBP Global Account.
Receive and hold funds in multiple currencies
Expand into new markets easily by opening foreign currency accounts in 11 different currencies.
Improve your margins
Bring back your funds for less. Convert and withdraw into EUR in seconds, with access to our interbank FX rates and a low fee of just 0.5%.
Expand into the UK without the red tape
Set up a HKD account in seconds
Save time by opening local accounts online in seconds and start receiving local currency payments like USD, immediately.
Make it easy for your EU based customers to pay you
Provide your customers based in Europe with local EU transaction account details, so they can pay you in EUR.
No sign-up fees and zero monthly account fees
Our global accounts are fee-free to open and manage. Just pay a small fee of 0.5% when converting EUR back to GBP.
Manage your business finances from a single platform
Integrate with global online marketplaces
Seamlessly integrate with global platforms like eBay, Shopify and Paypal. Accept payments in local currencies.
Hold in foreign currencies
Use our global accounts to collect and spend in the same currency, eliminating unnecessary conversion fees.
Combine with virtual payment cards
Pay your global debit card expenses with your multi-currency balance, with zero international card transaction fees.
How do GBP current accounts work?
You’re issued an Account Number and Sort Code
Share these details on invoices, payment information and financial tools.
Receive payments in GBP
Use it just like a British business account. Get paid via direct bank transfer.
Withdraw in your local currency
Convert your GBP into EUR immediately, using the real conversion rate.
Pay suppliers and staff in GBP
Hold GBP in your Global Account and pay out via direct deposit. No conversion fees.
Business account pricing
UK business account
FREE (available in 11 currencies)
FX currency conversion fee
0.5% or 1% above our interbank rate
UK domestic transfers
Free for your first 5 cardholders.***
£5 per additional cardholder per month including Airwallex Expenses
International card transactions
*Where payments are made through Airwallex’s payment network there are no payment fees. However any payments made via the SWIFT network will still incur a payment fee of £10 SHA. Click here for more information. **For card transactions, you will access our interbank rates plus small margin for the following currencies: GBP, USD, AUD, EUR, HKD, CAD, NZD, SGD, THB, JPY, CHF. For less frequently traded currencies, we will use the Visa rate.
Make bookkeeping a breeze
Seamlessly integrate your Airwallex account with Xero for easy payment reconciliation.
Quick and easy integration
Link your Airwallex and Xero accounts in just a few clicks.
Multi-currency transaction syncing
Sync your multi-currency Airwallex transactions to Xero, including who made the transaction and where.
Ensure your Xero transaction records are up to date for your accountant or bookkeeper.
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Security is at our core
Your money is held securely in a ring-fenced account. You can access your funds whenever you like as they're never invested or lent to anyone else.
Your data is stored and protected behind multiple layers of authentication. Two factor authentication is enabled on your account for added security.
Our security systems and procedures are based on the highest international standards including PCI Level 1 compliance.
Airwallex is regulated by the Dutch Central Bank (De Nederlandsche Bank, DNB) and holds an Electronic Money Institution (EMI) licence.
You don't need a bank to run your business
Start winning new markets today. Open an account in minutes, and join thousands of businesses already using Airwallex to streamline their finances globally.