How to buy and sell foreign currency within your account


Login to PowerDirect.

Select "Investments" tab and then click "Foreign Currency Savings Deposit".


On the next screen, you can select the account to credit and the amount you would like to deposit.

  1. 1Select the account to be debited.
  2. 2Select the account to be credited. Currently 13 currencies are available at Shinsei Bank; US dollar, Euro, Australian dollar, NZ dollar, HongKong dollar, Singapore dollar, Canadian dollar, Pound sterling, South African rand, Norwegian krone, Chinese yuan, Brazilian real and Turkish lira.
  3. 3Enter the amount in your debited account's currency (For example, if you would like to withdraw 100,000 JPY from your Yen Deposit Account, enter 100,000).
  4. 4Read and agree with "Document Prior to Conclusion of Contract".
  5. 5Click "Next".

There is a minimum limit per transaction for a FX Buy/Sell via Internet banking and automated telephone banking. The minimum amount for foreign currency exchange to/from yen is the amount equivalent to 1,000 yen and 10 basic currency units for cross currency transactions. The maximum amount per transaction for a FX Buy/Sell is 5 million yen (2 million yen on bank holidays) per transfer. If you wish to exchange an amount exceeding the limit, please make multiple transactions or contact one of our operators at 0120-456-022.


If you are a Shinsei Platinum or Gold customer, the confirmation popup screen will appear stating that the special exchange rate depending on your account stage has been applied.


Confirm the data shown is correct and click "submit".