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international bank account

International Bank Account

Helping you manage your global finances

Our International Bank Account is a current account you can open in a selection of currencies, in a variety of locations.

Features and benefits

Flexibility

 

You can choose to open an International Bank Account in one of three major currencies - dollars, sterling and euros - and hold these funds in the UK, Jersey or the Isle of Man.

Easy to keep up-to-date

With access to international online and telephone banking, you can check your account whenever it suits you. Barclays Mobile Banking is also available for sterling accounts.

Access to your money worldwide

Use ATMs worldwide, wherever you see the Visa sign, using the sterling contactless debit card. No notice is needed for withdrawals.

Arranged overdraft options available

You can also apply for an arranged overdraft facility on your International Bank Account.

Worldwide payments

Use your account to make quick secure international payments, and trade in up to 60 different currencies.

International banking

Benefit from our secure banking technology, access to mortgage advisers, the treasury team and service executives, who are there to support to you at anytime.

Things to consider

To open an International Bank Account you need to be 18 years old or over and have a minimum balance of £25,000 (or currency equivalent) in cash or investments to deposit and maintain across your Barclays International Banking accounts.

  • The International Bank Account has no monthly fees. However, if your average balance in savings and/or investments falls below £25,000 (or currency equivalent) for four consecutive months, you'll be charged a monthly fee of £20.
  • You're responsible for the management of your tax and legal affairs, including making any applicable filings and payments and complying with any applicable laws and regulations.
  • For Barclays Bank UK Plc clients, the International Bank Account is called the Premier World Account.
Enjoy the benefits of International Banking

Enjoy the benefits of International Banking

Find out how we can help you manage your international finances - call us on +44 (0)1624 684316* or chat to us.

New to International Banking? Apply for an account online.1

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