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See rates around the world

The Globalview home screen allows you to keep an eye on your balances, quickly check the rates with the Currency Calculator and buy Forex when the timing is right.


View your balances from your Globalview dashboard to keep track of both your Forex and Rand currencies.


View the balances on both your Physical and Virtual Cards from your Globalview dashboard.


Use the Currency Calculator to do quick conversions with the live rate and convert when the rate is in your favour.

Rand Card

Order a Shyft Physical Rand Card to use locally and return funds to your Rand wallet. Use your Shyft Virtual Rand card to shop online and make payments.

Multicurrency Physical Card

Use your Shyft Multicurrency Physical Card around the world while you travel and have your card adapt to the local currency.

Virtual Card

Use your Virtual Card for International online shopping, without having to lean over for your wallet.

UPI Card

Union Pay International allows you to make payments using one of the most preferred payment methods in China. You can make payments in USD while travelling through China on a fixed rate.

Forex At Your Fingertips

Compare the Forex Rates over time and buy when the price is right for you.

International Bank Transfers

With Shyft, you can make fast, secure transfers to beneficiaries across the globe. International payments are charged at a flat rate, regardless of the size of the transaction.

Invest Offshore

Use our world-class partners to access and fund your offshore accounts:
Webtrader, Liberty, Standard Isle of Man / Jersey

Whether you’re planning to retire overseas, wanting to diversify your investment portfolio or avoiding currency fluctuations – our partners can help you accomplish your financial goals.

‘Shyft To Shyft’ Global Payments

Make use of our instant ‘Shyft to Shyft’ function to send money to Shyft users around the world instantly, for free!

Get Onboarded Right In The App

Non-Standard bank customers can now join Shyft thanks to our digital and automated verification system.

Simply take a selfie, scan your ID and upload a proof of residence to activate your Shyft account.

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Looking for a new way to manage all your foreign exchange needs?

Shyft makes it easy and convenient. No need to stand in long queues and fill out paperwork. Complete the entire onboarding process from the convenience of your smartphone, even if you’re not a Standard Bank client. Make the change to Shyft today!