Foreign Currency Exchange
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First Hawaiian Bank offers foreign exchange services for all major currencies. Whether you’re preparing to travel, sending monetary gifts or have other needs, let us save you time and money on currency exchanges, payments, money transfers and other transactions. For assistance, click here or call 844-4444 (outside Oahu, call 1-888-844-4444).
International Money Transfer
First Hawaiian Bank can assist in sending international wire transfers for you. We can help you send funds abroad. We can also receive foreign currency transfers if you receive payments. We provide fast and efficient service.
First Hawaiian Bank sells Foreign Drafts in all the major currencies. If you need to purchase a Foreign Draft, visit any Branch.
Foreign Exchange Spot and Forward Sales/Purchases
In some instances, you may prefer to lock in a current exchange rate for a payment in the future. This can help minimize exposure to foreign currency risk on transactions entered into prior to the payment date.
Foreign Banknotes (Currency)
We sell and buy foreign banknotes. Contact any First Hawaiian Branch for more information on ordering.
Investments in a Foreign Country or Company
Do you have foreign investments or are you thinking about it? First Hawaiian can easily make your foreign payments. Are you receiving interest or dividends in a foreign currency? Let us convert them to US dollars quickly and efficiently. We buy Euro, Yen, Canadian and Australian Dollars and other selected currencies.
Remittance of Funds to Family, Friends or Yourself Overseas
Do you send funds overseas to family, friends or yourself. First Hawaiian can assist you in wiring your funds.
Remittance of Loan Payments
Do you have foreign currency denominated loans? Forget the guesswork involved in determining how many US Dollars to remit by allowing First Hawaiian Bank to make your payment in the required foreign currency. We can remit the payments in all the major currencies:
- Canadian Dollars
- Pound Sterling
- Swiss Franc
- Australian Dollar
- New Zealand Dollar
- Hong Kong Dollar
- Singapore Dollar
Our Foreign Exchange Department has experts who can advise you on making the right decisions for you. For more information or exchange assistance, call 844-4444 (outside Oahu, please call 1-888-844-4444) and ask to be connected to our Foreign Exchange Department.
Immediately available funds are required for any transaction. Other restrictions and/or fees apply.