Finnish companies have the possibility to establish corporate bank accounts in Finnish national currency or other main foreign currencies. As most European banks, corporate account holders in Finland will be charged with the following types of commissions:
- commission-fee for setting up the Finnish bank account;
- on-going administration fee – it is usually charged yearly or monthly;
- commission-fees for deposits or withdrawals;
- commission-fee for closing the account.
Documents requested for the opening of an Finnish bank account might differ from bank to bank. However banks in Finland usually request the following documents:
- copies of passports/ID Cards of directors and shareholders;
- copy of the Finnish company’s Articles of Association;
- copy of the company’s Certificate of Incorporation issued by the Finnish Trade Register;
- Trade Register Extract/Certificate of Good Standing;
- Specimen Signatures of Directors;
- Bank Forms.
Call us now at +44 203 287 0408 to set up an appointment with our lawyers in Helsinki, Finland. Alternatively you can incorporate your company without traveling to Finland.
As a BridgeWest client, you will beneficiate from the joint expertize of local lawyers and international consultants. Together we will be able to offer you the specialized help you require for your business start-up in Finland.