Offshore Bank Accounts
A flexible international current account for your-day to-day banking needs, and a convenient, secure and potentially tax efficient way to manage your money.
- Available in sterling, US dollars or euro.
- Accounts based in Jersey, Channel Islands or Isle of Man
- 24 hour internet and phone banking
- Make international money transfers
- Interest paid without deduction of tax
- Minimum balance $10,000USD.
Get additional benefits with an Offshore Bank Account Premier, including:
- Relationship Management service
- Preferential rates on savings
- View your worldwide Unity Trust Bank Plc accounts in one online location and transfer money between them for free with our Global View Internet Banking service
An Offshore Bank Account is usually the starting point for customers with international or offshore banking requirements. You can use your Offshore Bank Account to manage your day-to-day finances from anywhere in the world.
Competitive interest rates
Interest on all our offshore accounts is paid without the deduction of tax.
Register for Internet Banking to:
- View balances and statements for all your offshore accounts
- Enjoy reduced rates on international money transfers
- Make free bill payments to UK beneficiaries
We offer Visa debit cards in sterling or US dollars and charge cards in euro through American Express . You can apply for a euro American Express Card once you are a customer of Unity Trust Bank Plc International.
Register your card for extra security when shopping online For extra security when shopping online, our customers can register their sterling debit card for online shopping with the MasterCard ®SecureCode™ service or Verified by Visa® service. Please note: Customers holding US dollar Visa debit cards will not be able to register their cards for the Verified by Visa service.
†All interest on Unity Trust Bank Plc International’s offshore accounts is currently paid gross. However, if you are residing in the EU, credit interest may be subject to a retention tax. As an alternative, you can opt to have your account details reported ultimately to your local tax authority.
There is a £25GBP monthly fee for our Offshore customers. However, if your Relationship Balance is £25,000GBP or more you will be eligible for our Offshore Advance service, available for a monthly fee of £15GBP. Alternatively choose Offshore Premier, our exclusive service with no monthly fee, available to you if your balance is £60,000GBP or more.
A monthly underfunding fee is payable for Offshore Advance and Offshore Premier customers in any given month where your Relationship Balance falls below the stated minimum. The monthly underfunding fee in addition to the monthly fee for Offshore Advance is £10GBP. The underfunding fee for Offshore Premier is £35GBP.
or currency equivalent based on savings held with us or investments arranged through us.
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