“Massively simplifies the challenge of doing business overseas”
“Australia’s fastest growing $1 billion dollar start up”
“Airwallex is the highest ranked Australian firm at #32” - Top Global 100 Fintech
Your new USD business account
Reduce payment friction for American customers
Provide your customers in the US with account and routing numbers so they can pay you directly into your USD global account, right here in the UK.
Hold funds in multiple currencies
Create a global payment network 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%.
Open a US transaction account online from the United Kingdom
Save time opening by 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 the UK.
Instant account activation
Set up a USD account online in seconds and start receiving USD payments immediately.
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 USD back to GBP.
Business financial tools built for growth
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
Issue virtual payment cards in multiple currencies from the same platfrom for a complete business payment system. Coming soon to the UK.
Competitive, simple, and transparent pricing
GBP current account
EUR, USD, AUD, HKD Global Accounts
0.5% or 1%** above interbank
UK domestic payments
**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.
How do USD Global Accounts work?
You're issued an account number
Share these details on invoices, payment information and integrate with apps like Shopify & Amazon.
Receive payments globally in USD
Use it just like an American business account. Get paid via direct bank transfer.
Withdraw in your local currency
Convert your USD into GBP immediately, using the real conversion rate.
Pay suppliers and staff in USD
Hold USD in your Global Account and pay out via direct deposit. No conversion fees.
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.