“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”
The fastest way to open a HKD business account
Reduce payment friction for customers in Hong Kong
Provide your customers in Hong Kong with a local account number and bank code so they can pay you HKD via direct deposit.
Receive and hold funds in multiple currencies
Expand into new markets easily by opening foreign currency accounts in 11 different currencies.
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 0.5%.
Get paid from Hong Kong faster, without the red tape
Save time opening by a HKD account online
Get a HKD account through our online webapp in minutes, without needing to visit a branch to open an account.
Faster, cheaper payments
Your money is sent directly through the local HK banking network, just as if your business was there in Hong Kong.
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.
Manage your business finances from a single platform
Integrate with global online marketplaces
Seamlessly integrate with global platforms like Amazon, 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 HKD business accounts work?
You’re 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 immediately, using fantastic FX rates.
Pay suppliers and staff in HKD
Hold HKD in your Global Account and pay out via direct transfer, without conversion fees.
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, THB, JPY, CHF. For less frequently traded currencies, we will use the Visa rate.
Xero Integration (Beta)
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
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. Airwallex is compliant with the second Payment Services Directive (PSD2), the European standard for online payment authentication.
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.