We designed our Foreign Currency Account to make it easy for businesses to send and receive payments overseas on a regular basis. Manage your finances from your choice of 14 international currencies
Pick from 14 of the most popular international currencies to trade with
Send and receive overseas payments quickly and securely
Manage your account 7 days a week online, on your mobile, over the phone or in store
We believe in letting you decide how you want to bank with us – whether that’s online, in store, over the phone or on the move.
Manage your Business Bank Account online or on your mobile.
The Metro Bank Foreign Currency Account doesn’t come with a cheque book or debit card – so you can’t take money out at a cash machine. There is also no overdraft facility and you don’t earn any interest on money in your account.
All fees and charges are in the same currency as the Foreign Currency Account
|AED||Arab Emirates Dirham||90||30||12,000||105|
|HKD||Hong Kong Dollar||190||65||25,000||225|
|ZAR||South African Rand||260||85||35,000||305|
|Currency code||Currency||Standard monthly fee||Lower monthly fee||Lower fee applies at balance of||International payment charge per transaction|
We will charge for some transactions and services such as transferring money to non-Metro Bank accounts and an Auditor's Certificate of Balance. You can find all the details of our transaction and service charges in the downloadable PDF below.
To open a Foreign Currency Account, you'll need to have a Metro Bank Business or Commercial account. Eligible accounts are:
To apply, come in store or call your Relationship Manager.
Download our PDFs to read when you like – they contains all the ins and outs of our Euro and US Dollar Account and our Foreign Currency Account.
No, we don’t offer savings options on our Foreign Currency Accounts.
Business customers with a Metro Bank Business Current Account or Business Instant Access Deposit Account can open this kind of account.
Yes – We have separate accounts for each type of currency available.
Cash deposits and withdrawals are permitted in store on the US Dollar and Euro accounts.
Cash deposits are not available on any other currency where we offer accounts. If you’d like to withdraw or exchange cash please check the availability by calling one of our stores or the Business Team on 0345 08 08 508 at least two working days prior to the transaction.
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