International banking services for expatriates
The attractions of expatriate life are many and varied. The climate, the culture, the cuisine... However, if the financial implications of a move overseas aren't anticipated and planned for, you may miss opportunities to grow and protect your wealth.
At Barclays, our years of experience and specialist knowledge can help expatriates avoid the pitfalls. We can conduct a review of your existing financial position and give you access to a number of exclusive deals and a wealth of invaluable advice.
We can also set you up with an offshore bank account. This is potentially one of the best ways you as an expatriate living abroad can capitalise on your status.
Our international service offers:
- A full range of international banking products and services available in major currencies
- Advice from our team of specially trained Personal Bankers
- Easy access and control through International Telephone and Online Banking
- Investment and mortgage advice from our specialist advisers.
Expatriate banking and finance
If you want the best way to make the most of your money while living overseas, for 'expatriate banking' read 'offshore banking'. An offshore bank account could help provide you with security in relation to any financial and fiscal issues in your adopted country. It also provides you with the means to take advantage of the potential benefits of our international savings and investment products.
Expatriate tax advice from Ernst & Young
Sooner or later, all expatriates have questions about the tax implications of their expat status. For the answers, Barclays can provide referrals to our preferred tax advisers and global financial specialists, Ernst & Young, who can advise you on all aspects of personal taxation.
If required, Ernst & Young can appoint a personal tax adviser to guide you through the tax implications of your move overseas1.
Investment advice for expatriates
Whatever your reason for moving overseas, you will want your wealth to work hard for you. We can help you grow your wealth by finding the right investment solution to suit your needs and aspirations.
Offshore mortgage for expats
If you're considering buying property overseas, we are ideally placed to help you. Barclays is one of the leading mortgage providers for expatriates around the world and can help you secure your mortgage with us quickly and without fuss.
1 You have sole responsibility for the management of your tax and legal affairs, including making any applicable filings and payments and complying with any applicable laws and regulations. We have not provided and will not provide you with tax or legal advice and recommend that you obtain your own independent tax and legal advice tailored to your individual circumstances.
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The products and services described on this page are provided by the following companies, which are part of Barclays: Barclays Bank PLC in London and Barclays Private Clients International Limited in the Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey. For further Information on these companies and Barclays please read the Important Information.
Products and services on this site may not be available in certain jurisdictions. In particular, these products and services are not being offered in Japan or the United States or to US residents. For full details of exclusions and disclaimers please see the Important Information before proceeding. Each Barclays company reserves the right to make a final determination on whether or not you are eligible for any particular product or service.