Open a USD account in Australia
Start receiving USD payments for your business in Australia with no sign-up fee and zero monthly account fees.
“Massively simplifies the challenge of doing business overseas”
“Enables businesses to manage cross-border payments easily and cheaply”
“Australia’s fastest growing $1 billion dollar start up”
“Airwallex is the highest ranked Australian firm at #32” - Top Global 100 Fintech
Open a USD Account online from Australia
Save time opening a USD account online
Provide your customers in the US with account details on the local banking system so they can pay you directly into your USD global account, right here in Australia.
Instant account activation
Set up a USD account online in seconds and start receiving USD payments immediately.
Improve your margins
Spend less when bringing back funds. Convert and withdraw in seconds with access to our interbank FX rates and a low fee of just 0.3%.
Unlock new revenue streams in the United States
Trade in the US, without the red tape
Open a local US transaction account to receive payments directly in USD.
Accept and hold funds in multiple currencies
Expand into new markets easily by opening foreign currency accounts in 11 different currencies.
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 0.3% when converting USD back to AUD.
Business financial tools built for growth
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
Issue virtual payment cards in multiple currencies from the same platfrom for a complete business payment system.
How does your USD Global Account work?
You’re issued a US account number
Just share this number with clients and customers the world over—it’s as simple as paying via direct deposit.
Connect to your existing systems
You can now send and receive USD in Australia via local, American bank networks. Link up with Amazon, eBay, Shopify and more.
Withdraw your funds in AUD
Using the same platform you can choose to convert your USD immediately at some of the best FX rates available on the market.
Pay suppliers in USD
Keep your USD in your global account and pay other suppliers across the globe. No conversion fees. No international wait times.
Simple, transparent pricing
Domestic transfers (AUD)
0.3% or 0.6% above interbank
FREE until 31 July
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 from $10AUD. Click here for more information. **For card transactions, you will access our interbank rates plus small margin for the following currencies: AUD, USD, GBP, EUR, HKD, CAD, NZD, SGD, JPY, CHF. For less frequently traded currencies, we will use the Visa rate.
Make bookkeeping a breeze
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
We work with world-class security providers to ensure your funds and accounts are secure at all times.
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 holds an Australian Financial Services Licence (AFSL) and is regulated by the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC).