About this Account

  • Account can be opened in GBP (£), USD ($) and Euros (€)
  • £50,000 minimum account opening deposit (or currency equivalent)†
  • GeNS email notifications
  • Interest paid monthly
  • Quarterly statements
  • No annual maintenance fee
  • Withdrawals can be made in person or by transfer to other UK accounts
  • Allows for inward BACS transfers and standing orders from UK accounts
  • Same day‡ transfers between GTBank group accounts
  • Send and receive international transfers to and from almost anywhere in the world*

† Note that this deposit is payable once irrespective of the number of accounts opened. For example, a customer opening 2 or more accounts is only required to deposit a total minimum amount of £50,000.

‡ Subject to a cut-off time on normal working days and charges.

* Subject to our having to process all transactions in accordance with applicable legal and regulatory requirements.

Summary Information


Individuals and joint applicants

Interest rates

Interest paid monthly.

Withdrawal Arrangements

Instant access*




Online banking, quarterly statements

How to Apply

Before you apply for our Savings Account, kindly read and understand our personal banking terms and conditions. for this service. We shall be pleased to answer any questions about them that you may have.

Then, download the account opening forms, complete all sections fully and submit them along with all of the additional relevant documents that the application form lists, to our offices at 62, Margaret Street, London W1W 8TF.

You can also send a completed account opening form along with certified true copies of the required documents to our offices in London by post to the address above.

However, please do not send original documents by post as Guaranty Trust Bank (UK) Limited will not be liable for the loss or damage of any original documents sent to us by post. Documents normally required to open a GTBank Current Account are listed in the account opening form. Please be aware that incomplete application forms, imprecise or inconsistent information is likely to cause a delay to our processing of your application. Additionally, although we seek to list most of the documents needed to process an application, UK law and regulations may require us to obtain additional information and verification documentation.