• Foreign currency accounts

    If you regularly pay or receive foreign currencies, a foreign currency account can be an efficient way of handling your funds.

    They can help you simplify your international payments, manage your exchange rate risk and reduce foreign exchange costs – helping you to handle your cash with greater confidence.

    Why open a foreign currency account?

    • Choose from a wide range of foreign currencies
    • Simplify paying and receiving foreign currencies
    • Manage your exchange rate risk
    • Reduce foreign exchange costs
    • Transfer money from a Sterling account to your foreign currency account
    • Chequebook available in most major currencies
    • Overdraft facilities in most major currencies (subject to our normal lending criteria)
    • Simple application process and no minimum balance

    Guide to Foreign Currency Accounts

    View a summary of the rates and charges for our foreign currency accounts.

  • Rates & charges update

Rates & charges update

  • Bank of Scotland
    Account Maintenance Fee
    Euro Currency Account £24 per year (fee taken in two instalments of £12 charged in March / September)
    Foreign Currency Account £60 per year (fee taken in two instalments of £30 charged in March / September)1
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