Commercial International Banking

The support you need in today's global economy

Broaden your international advantage

Our international banking solutions help to ensure your cross-border and overseas transactions are simple, secure and timely. Whether you're a new or accomplished importer or exporter, our experienced bankers are here to guide you to your destination.

Commercial Letters of Credit

Expedite payment and improve cash flow.

  • Import and export letters of credit available
  • Specifies details on the purchase or sale of goods
  • Ensure compliance with international trade practices

Foreign Exchange Services

Take advantage of a dynamic global market.

  • Access to live foreign exchange rates through First Citizens FXEnvoy System
  • Take advantage of competitive exchange rates with over 80 currencies available
  • Reduce currency fluctuation risk

International Transactions

Send or receive funds internationally.

  • Send or receive funds overseas in US dollars or over 80 foreign currencies
  • Options to fit any transaction amount or time frame
  • Payment types offer online, in-person or by mail options

Documentary Collections

Enhance your competitive position in buying or selling internationally.

  • Less expensive than letters of credit
  • Notification when payments or documents are received
  • Trace status of payments at regular intervals

International Wire Transfers

The fastest and safest way to transfer money around the world.

  • Retain funds until time payments are due
  • Payments can be made in US dollars or over 80 foreign currencies
  • Prompt notification of incoming payments

Standby Letters of Credit

A flexible tool for a variety of transactions.

  • For transactions that require assurance that payment will be made
  • Doesn't have to be related to the purchase of goods or services
  • For domestic and international transactions
Foreign Currency

Make business and travel abroad secure and simple

Get the foreign currency you need to do business in other countries.
Remote Deposit Capture

Deposit money from anywhere

Deposit checks remotely for faster processing and extended deposit hours.

Expand your international banking knowledge

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