“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”
Unlock global opportunity with local currency accounts
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 HK based customers to pay you
Provide your customers based in Hong Kong with local HK transaction account details, so they can pay you in HKD.
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 HKD back to GBP.
How do HKD business accounts work?
You'll be issued an account number & bank code
Share these details on invoices, payment information and financial tools.
Receive payments locally in HKD
Use it just like a Hong Kong business account. Get paid via direct bank transfer.
Convert & withdraw funds in GBP
Convert your HKD into GBP at a time that suits you, using the real conversion rate.
Pay suppliers and staff in HKD
Choose to hold USD in your US account and pay out via direct deposit, with no conversion fees.
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.
Save when bringing your money back
Convert and withdraw funds into your home currency in seconds. Improve your company's bottom line with our competitive exchange rates so you get more from each conversion.
Business account pricing
GBP current account
EUR, USD, AUD, HKD Global Accounts
0.5% or 1% above interbank
UK domestic transfers
Airwallex Borderless Cards
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, JPY, CHF. For less frequently traded currencies, we will use the Visa rate.
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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 Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and holds an Electronic Money Institution (EMI) licence.