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How to Open a Statrys Business Account in 2024

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Statrys Overview

Statrys is a Hong Kong-based financial service provider offering comprehensive products, including multi-currency accounts, Hong Kong and Singapore company incorporation services, and free invoicing software for global businesses, especially SMEs. 

Founded in 2019, Statrys has been bridging the gap between complex cross-border payment solutions and personalised customer support for more than 3,500 companies owned by entrepreneurs from over 70 countries. 

Statrys is fully licensed as a Money Service Operator in Hong Kong and a Small Payment Institution in the UK. It also partnered with DBS Bank to ensure your funds are protected and safeguarded. 

Key Information Details 
Eligible countries and regions Hong Kong, Singapore, and the BVI
Eligible company types Most business entity types, including but not limited to sole proprietorship, public limited company (PLC), limited liability company (LLC), and limited liability partnership (LLP)
Initial deposit HKD 0
Account opening fee HKD 0 (except companies incorporated outside Hong Kong and Singapore, companies with complex structures, and companies with certain business profiles)i
How long it takes to complete the application? 10 minutes
Average opening time 85% open an account within 3 days
100% online application Yes
Key Things to Know ✅ You can hold up to 11 major currencies with one account number
✅ Multi-lingual customer support in 7 languages
✅ 100% online application
❌ Personal accounts are not available
Sample Statrys payment cards for CTA

Types of Accounts Available

Statrys only offers corporate accounts for business purposes. 

Business Account

Statrys offers a virtual business account that allows you to receive and hold funds in 11 major currencies, including HKD, SGD, RMB, USD,  EUR, GBP, AUD, CAD, NZD, JPY, and CHF, with just one account number. 

Moreover, you can seamlessly make outward payments in other 7 currencies in addition to those 11 currencies: THB, KRW, VND, INR, IDR, PHP, and TRY. You can send money conveniently through local transfers and international networks and benefit from a real-time SWIFT payment tracking feature. 

Statrys accounts also come with physical and virtual prepaid cards that support ATM cash withdrawals. 

💡 Tip: Find out the 7 reasons why you should not use personal accounts for business purposes in our article.


You can apply for an account with Statrys if your business is not involved in any prohibited industries, such as cryptocurrency trading, money services businesses, or pharmacological goods. 

Countries Eligible

Your company must be incorporated in Hong Kong, Singapore, or the BVI to open a Statrys business account.

If your business is not registered in those jurisdictions, you may still be eligible for a Statrys business account if you operate within specific industries and have business connections with Hong Kong or Asia. Exception industries include:

  • International logistics and transportation
  • IT and telecom services
  • Mobile phone trading

However, it is important to note that this exception depends on each business, and Statrys typically does not provide services for companies incorporated outside Hong Kong, Singapore, and the BVI. 

Company Types Eligible 

Almost every type of business entity can apply for a Statrys business account, including the following:

  • Sole proprietor or sole trader
  • Public limited company (PLC)
  • Limited liability company (LLC)
  • Limited liability partnership (LLP)
  • Trusts and other similar structure
  • Registered charities or foundations

💡 Tip: Find out how to easily set up your company in Hong Kong in our detailed guide.

What Documents Do I Need to Open a Statrys Business Account?

You will need to upload two documents when opening a business account with Statrys:

However, Statrys may request additional documents depending on the nature of your business. 

Application Forms and Useful Resources 

The application process for a Statrys business account is entirely online and can be done without filling out forms and submitting them at a physical location. 

We recommend visiting the FAQs page for additional information, such as deposit insurance and transfer fees, as well as other services like company incorporation and payment cards.

Statrys mobile application dashboard showing a total balance in a business account.

How To Open a Statrys Business Account

Step 1 - Visit Statrys’ Website

The first step to open a Statrys account is to visit the website and click “Get Started” on the top right corner to enter the application portal. 

screenshot of statrys platform

Next, choose “Open a Business Account.”

Step 2- Choose Your Account Manager

The next step is to choose your account manager, who will provide direct assistance after your account is approved.

💡 Did you know? Statrys’s customer support team can assist you in 7 languages: English, Cantonese, Mandarin, French, Spanish, Hindi, and Thai. 

Step 3 - Choose Where Your Business Is Registered

The third step is to choose where your business is incorporated. If your company is not yet registered in Hong Kong, Singapore, or the BVI, you can select “other jurisdictions” to check if you may be eligible.

💡 Tip: Looking to incorporate or expand your companies in Hong Kong and Singapore? Visit our business guides to learn more. 

Step 4 - Provide Your Information 

After choosing where your company is incorporated, you must provide your personal and business details. These include:

  • Your first and last name
  • Your email address (you will have to verify this email address)
  • Your nationality and country of residence
  • Your company information, such as registered name and address
  • Business details, including how you will use the account
  • Your company structure

Additionally, you will have to upload the supporting documents during this step. 

After completing and submitting the application, the onboarding team will review everything and contact you within 48 hours to discuss the next step.

How Long Does It Take To Open a Statrys Business Account?

The application process should take around 10 minutes to complete if you have all the necessary information and documents ready. 

After submitting your application, the onboarding team will contact you within 48 hours, and you should be able to start using your new account in as fast as 3 days. 

How Much Does It Cost to Open a Statrys Business Account?

Statrys does not charge an account opening fee under normal circumstances. There are also no minimum deposit requirements.

Statrys’s monthly fee free, if you make 5 or more outgoing transfers in that month. Otherwise, a monthly fee of is HKD 88 incurred (around USD 11), which will be automatically deducted from your account balance every month. You can find out more about why Statrys charges a monthly fee as well as details about other fees, including transaction and FX fees, on the pricing page. 

Fee Type Amount 
Account Opening Fee HKD 0
Account Monthly Fee Free (if 5 or more outgoing transfers made in the month)

How to Contact Statrys' Customer Support?

You can contact Statrys’s customer support team through multiple channels, including:

  • Live chat: Chat with a customer support or sales specialist via live chat on the Statrys website (available from Monday to Friday, 9 am-7 pm UTC +8)
  • Phone: Call +852 5803 2818 for technical support
  • Email: You can send an email to support@statrys.com
  • WhatsApp: You can also chat with Statrys on WhatsApp number +852 6452 3564 

Additionally, once your application is approved, you will be able to access personalised customer support with a dedicated account manager.

Statrys mobile application dashboard showing a total balance in a business account.


Can I open a Statrys account remotely?

Statrys' business account opening process is 100% online and can be completed from anywhere in the world.

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