Compare IBS Lithuania vs TransferWise

UAB IBS Lithuania Logo
Trustpilot Rating
Reviews 1 | Average
 (3.7)

UAB IBS Lithuania is an electronic money institution focused on digital banking services between Europe and China. UAB IBS Lithuania offers virtual personal IBAN accounts, virtual business IBAN accounts, merchant accounts with IBAN, physical prepaid cards (coming soon), virtual prepaid cards (coming soon), SEPA transfers, SWIFT transfers, international payments, currency exchange, customer payments processing, Alipay, WeChat Pay and UnionPay international acquiring solutions to private individuals, international businesses, financial institutions, merchants. In 2019 UAB IBS Lithuania had total customer funds to be safeguarded of 3.08 mln EUR, UAB IBS Lithuania generated gross profit of 224,000.00 EUR. Incorporated in Lithuania, UAB IBS Lithuania is authorized and regulated by the Bank of Lithuania.

Transferwise Ltd Logo
Trustpilot Rating
Reviews 94,805 | Excellent
 (4.6)

Transferwise Ltd is an electronic money institution focused on international money transfers. Transferwise Ltd offers prepaid cards, international money transfers, virtual accounts with IBAN to individuals, businesses. In 2019 Transferwise Ltd had total assets of 1,108.80 mln GBP, Transferwise Ltd generated net income of 10.30 mln GBP. Incorporated in the United Kingdom, Transferwise Ltd is authorized and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

IBS Lithuania Business Focus
digital banking services between Europe and China
IBS Lithuania Products
  • virtual personal IBAN accounts
  • virtual business IBAN accounts
  • merchant accounts with IBAN
  • physical prepaid cards (coming soon)
  • virtual prepaid cards (coming soon)
IBS Lithuania Services
  • SEPA transfers
  • SWIFT transfers
  • international payments
  • currency exchange
  • customer payments processing
  • Alipay, WeChat Pay and UnionPay international acquiring solutions
IBS Lithuania Clients
  • private individuals
  • international businesses
  • financial institutions
  • merchants

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TransferWise Business Focus
international money transfers
TransferWise Products
  • prepaid cards
  • virtual accounts with IBAN
TransferWise Services
  • international money transfers
TransferWise Clients
  • individuals
  • businesses

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Compare Personal Accounts

IBS Lithuania TransferWise
CurrencyEUR, USD, GBP
and 26 more
EUR, GBP, AUD
and 43 more
Payment Cards physical
virtual
physical
virtual
Personal IBAN available (LT IBAN) available (BE, GB IBAN)
UK Account Number not available available
Customer GroupsEU residents
non-EU residents
all countries
Pricing Plans EU
non-EU
single for all customers
Open Account Open Account
 

Currency

IBS Lithuania

Personal Current Account is a multi-currency account, allowing the account holder to have funds in EUR, USD, GBP, HKD, CNY, RUB, DKK, PLN, CZK, NOK, SEK, AUD, CHF, JPY, AED, CAD, HUF, RON, BGN, TRY, KZT, NZD, INR, ILS, MXN, ZAR, SGD, BYN, THB.

TransferWise

Borderless Account is a multi-currency account, allowing the account holder to have funds in EUR, GBP, AUD, AED, ARS, BDT, BGN, CHF, CLP, CNY, CZK, DKK, EGP, GEL, HKD, HRK, HUF, CAD, IDR, ILS, INR, JPY, KES, KRW, LKR, MAD, MXN, MYR, NGN, NOK, NPR, NZD, USD, PEN, PHP, PLN, PKR, RON, RUB, SEK, SGD, THB, TRY, UAH, VND, ZAR.

Payment Cards

IBS Lithuania

IBS Personal Card (MasterCard) can be ordered together with Personal Current Account. Virtual cards are not available.

TransferWise

TransferWise Personal Card (MasterCard) can be ordered together with Borderless Account. Virtual cards are not available.

International Transfers

IBS Lithuania

  • SWIFT Transfers
  • SEPA Credit Transfers

TransferWise

  • SWIFT Transfers
  • SEPA Credit Transfers
  • SEPA Instant Transfers

Personal IBAN

IBS Lithuania

  • available for verified customers
  • appears automatically for EUR balances

TransferWise

  • available for verified customers
  • appears automatically for EUR balances
  • UK sort code and account number available for GBP balances
  • ABA and account number available for USD balances
  • BSB and account number available for AUD balances
  • account number available for NZD balances
  • account number available for PLN balances

IBAN Countries

IBS Lithuania

Personal IBANs assigned to Personal Current Account belong to Lithuania.

TransferWise

Personal IBANs assigned to TransferWise Borderless accounts belong to:

  • Belgium for EUR balances
  • the United Kingdom for GBP balances

Account Security

IBS Lithuania

n/a

TransferWise

TransferWise uses HTTPS encryption, and two-factor authentication to protect all customer transactions and make sure everything is secure. TransferWise will never misuse or sell customer data.

Pricing Plans

IBS Lithuania

Personal Current Account is offered with several pricing plans for different customer groups, namely EU, non-EU.

  • EU
  • offered to: EU residents
  • Initial Fee 0.00 EUR
  • Monthly Fee 5.00 EUR
  • Closing Fee 0.00 EUR
  • SEPA Outgoing 1.00 EUR
  • SEPA Incoming 0.00 EUR
  • SWIFT Outgoing 30.00 EUR
  • SWIFT Incoming 5.00 EUR
  • Open Account
  • non-EU
  • offered to: non-EU residents
  • Initial Fee 50.00 EUR
  • Monthly Fee 30.00 EUR
  • Closing Fee 0.00 EUR
  • SEPA Outgoing 5.00 EUR
  • SEPA Incoming 2.00 EUR
  • SWIFT Outgoing 50.00 EUR
  • SWIFT Incoming 10.00 EUR
  • Open Account

TransferWise

Borderless Account is offered with a single pricing plan for all customers.

  • Borderless Account
  • offered to: all countries
  • Initial Fee 0.00 EUR
  • SEPA Outgoing 0.60 EUR
  • SEPA Incoming 0.00 EUR
  • SWIFT Outgoing 0.60 EUR
  • SWIFT Incoming 0.00 EUR
  • Low conversion fees
  • Zero transaction fees
  • Free ATM withdrawals up to £200 per 30 days
  • Open Account

How to Open IBS Lithuania Account

Opening Personal Account
1.
Provide your details online
2.
Upload your proof of address
3.
Upload your proof of identity
4.
Pass video authentication
5.
Account is ready to use in a few minutes
Proof of Address. These documents are accepted as a proof of address: utility bill, bank statement.
Proof of Identity. IBS Lithuania accepts copies of passports; however for Chinese residents both copies of ID Card and Passport are mandatory.
After completing the registration form, IBS Lithuania team will review the registration form and will send an email to the indicated email address with the invitation to the video call in order verify customer's identity.


How to Open TransferWise Account

Opening Borderless Account
1.
Provide your details online
2.
Upload your proof of identity
3.
Upload selfie with your proof of identity
4.
Account is ready to use in 2 days
Proof of Identity. Depending of the client's country, TransferWise accepts the following documents: passport, national ID card, driver's licence.


Compare Business Accounts

IBS Lithuania TransferWise
CurrencyEUR, USD, GBP
and 26 more
EUR, GBP, AUD
and 43 more
Payment Cards physical
virtual
physical
virtual
Personal IBAN available (LT IBAN) available (BE, GB IBAN)
UK Account Number not available available
Customer GroupsEU based
non-EU based
high risk, worldwide
all countries
Pricing Plans EU
non-EU
Compliance Intensive
single for all customers
Open Account Open Account
 

Currency

IBS Lithuania

Business Current Account is a multi-currency account, allowing the account holder to have funds in EUR, USD, GBP, HKD, CNY, RUB, DKK, PLN, CZK, NOK, SEK, AUD, CHF, JPY, AED, CAD, HUF, RON, BGN, TRY, KZT, NZD, INR, ILS, MXN, ZAR, SGD, BYN, THB.

TransferWise

Business Account is a multi-currency account, allowing the account holder to have funds in EUR, GBP, AUD, AED, ARS, BDT, BGN, CHF, CLP, CNY, CZK, DKK, EGP, GEL, HKD, HRK, HUF, CAD, IDR, ILS, INR, JPY, KES, KRW, LKR, MAD, MXN, MYR, NGN, NOK, NPR, NZD, USD, PEN, PHP, PLN, PKR, RON, RUB, SEK, SGD, THB, TRY, UAH, VND, ZAR.

Payment Cards

IBS Lithuania

IBS Personal Card (MasterCard) can be ordered together with Business Current Account. Virtual cards are not available.

TransferWise

TransferWise Business Card (MasterCard) can be ordered together with Business Account. Virtual cards are not available.

International Transfers

IBS Lithuania

  • SWIFT Transfers
  • SEPA Credit Transfers

TransferWise

  • SWIFT Transfers
  • SEPA Credit Transfers
  • SEPA Instant Transfers

Personal IBAN

IBS Lithuania

  • available for verified customers
  • appears automatically for EUR balances

TransferWise

  • available for verified customers
  • appears automatically for EUR balances
  • UK sort code and account number available for GBP balances
  • ABA and account number available for USD balances
  • BSB and account number available for AUD balances
  • account number available for NZD balances
  • account number available for PLN balances

IBAN Countries

IBS Lithuania

Personal IBANs assigned to Business Current Account belong to Lithuania.

TransferWise

Personal IBANs assigned to TransferWise Borderless accounts belong to:

  • Belgium for EUR balances
  • the United Kingdom for GBP balances

Account Security

IBS Lithuania

n/a

TransferWise

TransferWise uses HTTPS encryption, and two-factor authentication to protect all customer transactions and make sure everything is secure. TransferWise will never misuse or sell customer data.

Pricing Plans

IBS Lithuania

Business Current Account is offered with several pricing plans for different customer groups, namely EU, non-EU, Compliance Intensive.

  • EU
  • offered to: EU based
  • Initial Fee 50.00 EUR
  • Monthly Fee 10.00 EUR
  • Closing Fee 0.00 EUR
  • SEPA Outgoing 2.00 EUR
  • SEPA Incoming 1.00 EUR
  • SWIFT Outgoing 30.00 EUR
  • SWIFT Incoming 10.00 EUR
  • Open Account
  • non-EU
  • offered to: non-EU based
  • Initial Fee 200.00 EUR
  • Monthly Fee 50.00 EUR
  • Closing Fee 0.00 EUR
  • SEPA Outgoing 5.00 EUR
  • SEPA Incoming 3.00 EUR
  • SWIFT Outgoing 50.00 EUR
  • SWIFT Incoming 15.00 EUR
  • Open Account
  • Compliance Intensive
  • offered to: high risk, worldwide
  • Initial Fee 500.00 EUR
  • Monthly Fee 200.00 EUR
  • Closing Fee 0.00 EUR
  • SEPA Outgoing 5.00 EUR
  • SEPA Incoming 5.00 EUR
  • SWIFT Outgoing 50.00 EUR
  • SWIFT Incoming 30.00 EUR
  • Open Account

TransferWise

Business Account is offered with a single pricing plan for all customers.

  • Business Account
  • offered to: all countries
  • Initial Fee 0.00 EUR
  • SEPA Outgoing 0.60 EUR
  • SEPA Incoming 0.00 EUR
  • SWIFT Outgoing 0.60 EUR
  • SWIFT Incoming 0.00 EUR
  • Batch payments
  • Xero integration
  • Open API
  • Monthly statements
  • Open Account

How to Open IBS Lithuania Account

Opening Business Account
1.
Provide your details online
2.
Upload your corporate KYC document package
3.
Upload your proof of address
4.
Upload your proof of identity
5.
Pass video authentication
6.
Account is ready to use in up to 3 business days
Proof of Identify. Copies of passports of all ultimate beneficial owners and representative are required.
Proof of Address. Utility bills or bank statements of all ultimate beneficial owners and representative are required.
Corporate Documents. IBS Lithuania requires trade register reference, certificate of incorporation, corporate bank statement, organizational chart showing ultimate beneficial owners.
After completing the registration form, IBS Lithuania team will review the registration form and will send an email to the indicated email address with the invitation to the video call in order verify customer's identity.


How to Open TransferWise Account

Opening Business Account
1.
Provide your details online
2.
Upload your company details
3.
Upload your proof of identity
4.
Account is ready to use in 4-7 business days
Company Details. To open a TransferWise Business Account, a client needs to provide company details, including business registration, the industry which the company operates in, any online or social presence, name, date of birth, and country of residence for all legal business owners and directors.
Personal Details. Customer applying for opening TransferWise Business account, should provide his/her personal details and describe the role in the business.
The application is submitted for review, and TransferWise team will contact the customer back to clarify additional details.
It usually takes between 4-7 days to open a business account.
Country-Specific Requirements. If the business is registered in the United States, Singapore, Japan, Hong Kong, or New Zealand, there may be additional things TransferWise needs before having the account verified.