The Bank of the Philippine Islands (Philippines) will undergo a major systems upgrade from 18Oct2019 (Friday), 5:01pm UK time to 19Oct2019 (Saturday), 4:59am UK time. This is in line with its continuing efforts to provide more advanced services and capabilities for you. Because of these activities, BPI Europe's system will be temporarily unavailable. This includes access to BPI mobile banking app and online banking.
BPI Europe's Earl's Court Branch will, however, be open to service your banking requirements from 9:30am to 3:30pm on 18October2019 (Friday). We urge you to please plan your transactions accordingly.
BPI Europe New Banking Schedule Advisory
We would like to inform you of changes we will be implementing in our banking schedule. Effective 16 May 2019, we will cease banking operations on Sundays. Our new banking hours will be Mondays to Fridays from 9:30am to 4:30pm.
Effective 01 September 2018, charges to money transfers/remittances will be revised. Please see link on the changes to the fees http://www.bpiexpressonline.com/p/1/2175/client-update
Exchange Rates Thursday, 17 October 2019 from 09:30am to 4:30pm
As a reminder, exchange rates may change due to market conditions. Please review exchange rates on your Online Banking transaction before confirming your remittance or transfers.
Sterling £ to Peso:
Sterling £ to U$ Dollar:
Kindly ensure that your records, including all contact details, with our bank are kept up-to-date, to avoid any inconvenience.
For certain types of transactions, in compliance with Anti-Money Laundering regulations, additional documents on proof of source of funds and purpose of remittance or deposit need to be submitted before the Bank will process your transaction.
The Cheque and Credit Clearing Company has announced the introduction of a new process of cheque clearing in the UK banking industry which will commence on 30Oct2017. The new process is called Cheque Imaging which enables a faster way to clear cheques as digital images will be made available between banks and buildingsocieties.
***Gentle Reminder: Faster Payment credits to BPI Europe Star Account are processed within BPI Europe's Business Hours*****