Basic Savings Account in foreign currency

Basic deposit account in all main foreign currencies, for savings:

 

AUD   CAD   CHF   DKK   GBP   JPY   NOK   SEK   USD  
Australian
Dollar
 
Canadian
Dollar
 
Swiss
Franc
 
Danish
Krone
 
Pound
Sterling
 
Japanese
Yen
 
Norwegian
Krona
 
Swedish
Krona
 
US
Dollar
 
INTEREST
PAYMENT
Semi-annually
INTEREST RATE
Fixed,
depending on the currency
IDEAL FOR
  • Savings 
    in foreign currency
KEY
ADVANTAGES
  • Easy access
    to your money

How you benefit

Savings in foreign currency

The Basic Savings Account in foreign currency, is a deposit account in all main foreign currencies. There is no limit on the amount you can deposit or withdraw and there is no need to maintain a minimum balance, at any time.

It offers easy access to your account, whether you need cash or wish to make any other transactions.

Interest Rates

Fixed interest rate, depending on the currency

The interest rate of the account, is fixed and varies depending on the currency.

Interest is paid semi-annually, on June 30 and December 31.

You may find the interest rates here.

Interest rates are gross, annualized and may change according to the Piraeus Bank pricing policy. Tax rate of 15% applies. Tax is deducted and paid over to the Greek State.

Transactions

Everyday transactions


Cash deposits and withdrawals

  • At Piraeus Bank branches
To make a cash withdrawal, a previous contact with the Piraeus Bank branch is required



Money transfers

Fast procedure, at preferential rates:

  • Within Greece
  • Abroad


Money transfers within Piraeus Bank

One-off, or via standing order:

  • Among your accounts
  • To someone else’s account

The above features and interest rates are valid for new accounts opened since 01/10/2015