Platinum Optimum account

Our Platinum Optimum account is exclusively available to Standard Bank Group Private Banking clients. The account is designed to support your everyday transactional banking requirements allowing you to manage your finances across borders, make payments and receive money from around the world.

What does it offer me?

Minimum account opening balance

£2,000 | US$3,000 | €3,000 | AU$3,000

Key Benefits

Supported currencies: GBP/ USD/ EUR/ AUD

No account maintenance fees.

Unlimited deposits and withdrawals.

Access to savings accounts and foreign exchange.

Standing orders on all currency accounts and direct debits for accounts denominated in Sterling.

Optional Visa debit card allowing you to pay for goods and services online, or access your cash at ATMs worldwide*.

*Fees and charges apply

Digital Services

Internet banking: Make payments in a range of currencies or check your balance with fast and secure 24/7 online banking. Discounted payment fees apply when sending international payments through Internet Banking.

Mobile banking: Manage your accounts on the go using your mobile device. View account activity, transfer funds/ make payments internationally between accounts you hold with us and link any accounts you hold within the Standard Bank Group.

Terms and Charges

Click on the links below to access information on our terms, conditions and charges. These documents form part of your agreement with the Bank when opening and maintaining an account with us. 


You are a Standard Bank Group Private Banking client.

To view our most up-to-date interest rates sheet, click on the link below:
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Download current interest rates

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+27 (0) 860 333 383