Starling Bank: Launches Euro Accounts

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Starling Bank: Launches Euro Accounts

  • Fintech business with a banking licence fully regulated by the FCA and PRA, and were granted a banking licence by the Bank of England
  • Launch Euro Accounts to provide UK customers with a secure and simple way to hold, send and receive euros for free
  • The account which will be rolled out on a phased basis has been designed for UK residents who:
    • are European expats living in the UK and sending money back home
    • work in the UK, but are paid in euros
    • travel frequently to and from Eurozone countries
    • have family and friends living in Europe
    • own property in Europe
    • make regular payments in euros for a pension or mortgage in another country
    • are UK residents working in Europe for a defined period
  • Latest innovation from Starling bridges the digital gap for customers whose lives and businesses are spread across Europe
  • Euro Account holders initially be able to hold send and receive payments in euros
  • Starling personal account debit cards will be enabled to work with the Euro Account