the merchant account service we accept Visa and Mastercard.
However, currently any company wishing to process American
express will have to register with American Express in the UK
and they will settle the funds.
Our solutions are aimed at
the small to medium sized business and it is very quick and
simple to become approved for Internet processing.
You will receive 5 free
processing currencies. This means you can bill in US$ if you
wish to US customers and US% will come off their credit card.
We currently cover 160 different currencies and we settle in
22 (which include Hong Kong dollar).
The only other fee you may
incur is on settle on the funds into your account. We settle
weekly after 4 weeks. (i.e. you will receive week one's money
in week five, week two's in week six etc.) and the weekly
settlement fee is approximately $4(GBP). We are working on
reducing this fee by working with local banks in Hong Kong for
National Westminster Bank's Brief
NatWest is the leading bank for small
business, with the highest small business market share (25%)
and the largest number of small business accounts. Small
business customers themselves consistently rate NatWest ahead
of the competition. In an independent survey recently
conducted by Taylor Nelson Sofres amongst 1000 small business
customers of the UK's high street banks, NatWest was voted top
in six out of seven indicators for performance, service and
(1 & 2)