International Banking discussion

Solid, Highly Personal Relationships

To connect you with the right people, we provide an International  Banker - one person dedicated to you. This is someone you get to know and rely on for all of your international banking needs.

Personal, Professional & Prepared for Anything

Our International Banking Services experts can assist you with  a comprehensive range of services from international payments processing, to currency hedging strategies, to guaranteeing transactions abroad with Standby Letters of Credit.  City National’s   knowledge of  world  markets will help  you navigate international transactions.  Whatever the situation, we've been there before.

City National supports a wide variety of currencies from every region around the world including  many emerging market currencies. As always, we provide the security of professionalism and the comfort of personalized service.

Our International Banking Services for Individuals Include:

  • Wire Transfers - When completing financial transactions internationally, you may take advantage of sending or receiving funds in US dollars or a foreign currency using our foreign currency wire transfer service.   Learn more »
  • Currency Management - City National offers a number of powerful international currency management tools and services to help you mitigate the risk of currency fluctuations. Learn more »
  • Foreign Currency Service - Whether you are traveling for business or for pleasure, this convenient service is designed to enhance your experience abroad by providing the foreign currency you need at competitive rates before you depart. Learn more »
  • Foreign Currency Deposit Accounts - Deposit accounts held in foreign currencies can simplify the process of sending and receiving foreign currency transactions and diversify and enhance deposit  portfolios.
  • International Banking Online - Intuitive and simple to use, our integrated online platform supports the international banking needs of business and personal clients. A Foreign Exchange (FX) module streamlines international payments, and supports Foreign Currency Deposit Accounts and other foreign exchange needs. A Trade Services module provides support for trade transactions including Letters of Credit, Documentary Collections, and financing requests. The two modules are available individually or together for a complete online international banking solution. Learn more »

Getting Started

To learn more, call us at (888) 309-5139, Monday through Thursday, 6:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and Friday, 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (PT). You can also contact us online or visit one of our local City National locations.