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Currencies USD GBP AUD INR
Tiered Pricing Interest Rate (pa) Interest Rate (pa) Interest Rate (pa) Interest Rate (pa)
[0 - 5 000) 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
[5 000 - 15 000) 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
[15 000 - 50 000) 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
[50 000 - 300 000) 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
[300 000 - 1 000 000) 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
[1 000 000+) 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%

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GBP - Great British Pound

EUR - Euro

AUD - Australian Dollar

CAD - Canadian Dollar

CHF - Swiss Franc

AED - United Arab Emirates Dirham

CNY - Chinese Renminbi

INR - Indian Rupee

Other available currencies

BWP - Botswana Pula

DKK - Danish Krone

GHS - Ghanaian Cedi

HKD - Hong Kong Dollar

JPY - Japanese Yen

KES - Kenya Shilling

MUR - Mauritian Rupee

MWK - Malawian Kwacha

MZN - Mozambican Metical

NGN - Nigerian Naira

NOK - Norwegian Krone

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THB - Thai Baht

TZS - Tanzanian Shilling

UGX - Ugandan Shilling

ZMW - Zambian Kwacha


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Business Global Account (CFC account)


Mitigate exchange rate risk & simplify global transactions

Your business deserves a Business Global Account (CFC) that enables simple import and export transactions. It's specifically designed for South African businesses involved in import and/or export transactions, as well as providers of services receiving or making regular foreign currency payments or require trade finance to facilitate transactions.

What this is


Business Global Account (CFC)

Our Business Global Accounts are elected currency denominated accounts which can be used to mitigate exchange rate risk. It is used by exporters and importers to hold foreign currency for payment of goods or receipt of funds for products supplied or services rendered.

Features + benefits


Business Global Account (CFC)

The Business Global Account (CFC) is ideal for businesses involved in import and export transactions, such as shipping agents, freight forwarders, marine insurance, stockbrokers and other similar businesses.

Variety of currencies

We offer 27 different currencies to choose from.



Eliminate exchange rate risk

Assists in hedging against exchange rate fluctuations. Exporters can also eliminate exchange risk.



Open online

Nine of the 27 currencies can be opened online for single member entities.



Trade finance

Can be used for bridging finance provided it is settled by means of export proceeds.



Who qualifies


South African based businesses

Standard FICA documentation will be required to open a Business Global Account (CFC). Qualification of this account is subject to the Exchange Control Regulations broadcast in terms of section 9 of the Currency and Exchanges Act, 1933 (Act No. 9 of 1933).

Once we have received and validated the required documents, and your account was successfully vetted by Exchange Control you will be able to activate your new account by making a transfer to the account.

 

Currencies


Available currencies

 

Applying made easy


Business Global Account (CFC)

Qualifying criteria

  1. Must be a South African based entity
  2. Qualifying reason and purpose as per Exchange Control Regulations

How to get it

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Other ways to apply

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Non-Resident based entities

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What is needed

  • FICA documentation
  • Additional criteria and information may be required