Open a Japanese Yen account from Hong Kong for your business instantly
Receive, manage and send JPY globally with a dedicated JPY business account. Get JPY local bank details to receive payments from customers or clients in Japan or around the world. Say goodbye to costly conversion and transaction fees.
Set up hassle-free currency accounts with local bank details instantly
Skip the queues and excessive paperwork usually involved in setting up local currency accounts around the world. Open domestic and foreign currency accounts online within minutes and transact in over 60 markets. Collect payments from global customers in their preferred currency and spend your proceeds later in the same currency, eliminating unnecessary conversion fees.
Save on unnecessary bank charges
There are no account opening fees, monthly maintenance charges, or minimum transaction requirements.
Streamline your global cash management
Convert held balances to different currencies in just a few clicks and review your global transactions in a single view.
Know your funds are safe and secure
Relax knowing that your money is secure and protected with end-to-end encryption and bank-level security.
Avoid costly conversion fees
Eliminate unnecessary conversion fees by receiving payments in the same currencies that your customers pay in.
Collect and send money like a local
Receive JPY business account details instantly
Open a free JPY account with us instantly and get a dedicated account number along with a local branch and bank code for your business. Spend, hold, and receive deposits denominated in JPY to save on unnecessary conversion fees.
Get paid faster
Add the JPY local bank details you receive to your invoices. These local bank details will allow you to receive payments from customers in Japan faster and for free, without incurring any international transaction fees — just like a Japanese business would.
Save on JPY payments to suppliers in Japan
Expect faster transfers and no international transaction fees with Airwallex's connection to local payment rails in Japan.
How it works
Open a JPY business account in 3 simple steps
Sign up for a free Airwallex business account
Navigate to our dashboard and select JPY Global Account.
Key in your business’ name and create the account
Get issued a dedicated account with local bank details in the name of your business. Share these details with your customers to receive payments in JPY.
Manage JPY in your account or withdraw in your local currency
Receive, manage and make payments in JPY directly without incurring unnecessary conversion fees or convert your JPY into HKD immediately.
See how our customers are finding Airwallex
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Airwallex offers you a wide array of local and global transfer options to make sure you get the fastest and most cost-effective solution.
Frequently asked questions
How much does it cost to open a JPY business account online?
Airwallex will not charge any fees to open a JPY business account. Open a JPY account from Hong Kong and any countries around the world.
How long does it take to open a JPY business account?
Once you’ve created a business account with us and submitted your business registration details, you’ll receive access to create a JPY account on our dashboard. With Airwallex, you can open a JPY account online and get access to local account details in minutes. All that is needed is your business’ name.
Why is an JPY account important for my business?
JPY accounts can help simplify transactions for businesses with international clients, suppliers, or partners. Many global transactions are conducted in JPY, making it easier to receive payments and make payments in the same currency without the need for unnecessary currency conversions. This leads to savings in currency conversion fees.
With the Airwallex JPY global account, you also receive JPY local bank details. This will make it easier to facilitate various financial operations in Japan, like invoicing clients in JPY. Airwallex's connection to local payment rails also allows businesses to bypass the SWIFT network. This means that businesses can benefit from receiving and sending JPY to Japan like a local transfer, without incurring any SWIFT fees.