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Foreign Currency Account

Foreign Currency Account

  • Bank in the currency of your choice
  • Make and receive foreign payments
  • Reduce your exchange rate risk
  • You need a Barclays sterling account before you can open a Foreign Currency Account

This could suit you if:

  • You make and receive foreign currency payments
  • You want to reduce exchange rate risk
  • You'll maintain a minimum balance of $2,000 or the foreign equivalent in your account

See our alternative accounts if:

Ready to apply?

  • You need a Barclays sterling current account before you can open a Foreign Currency Account. See our Current accounts
  • If you have a Barclays sterling account, you can apply in branch for your Foreign Currency Account

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