Account

Sight account

Meet your business needs and perform your transactions flexibly and efficiently.

Manage your money in the most effective way and enjoy flexibility and security.

More specifically, you can:

  • get a cheque book
  • get detailed statements
  • pay your obligations through a direct debit order

In brief:

  • Easy to open
  • Real time features
  • Flexible online management 

Sight account in detail

This account has been designed to serve your daily transactions, easily and securely, offering you the option to enjoy the following privileges:

  • Beneficiaries: Non Retail Banking Customers (Individuals - professionals - Legal Entities)
  • You are entitled to a checkbook, subject to the legal and real solvency criteria. If your account has an average six-month balance above the necessary minimum balance, the service is free of charge
  • Debit Mastercard (individuals accounts) / Debit Mastercard Business (in legal entities accounts)  gives you instant and easy access to your account at any time enabling you to perform a host of transactions
  • Option for automatic payment, by charging your account, of your regular obligations (eg electricity, telephone, water, mobile bills) through a standing order at your local branch
  • Option to charge your account, at no extra charge, on predetermined dates and at fixed amounts and to credit another account of the applicant or other beneficiary that is kept at the National Bank, to cover liabilities (eg rent) through a standing order.

Information about the detailed status of your account, through a  monthly statement, which is sent for free to the local branch
Free of charge monthly statement, received through the NBG Internet Banking application (i-statement)
Option to receive:

  • monthly statements at your contact address, subject to charges
  • regular daily statement at your local branch, subject to charges 
  • Free information on your account’s status 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, through:

          - the NBG Internet Banking service, regarding the transactions in the last  three months

    - the NBG i-bank ATM network (last 7 transactions)

   

Carry out your everyday transactions with security and flexibility via NBG Branches and i-bank channels.

Cash Withdrawals: At NBG Branches and i-bank ATMs using your debit card.

Deposits: At NBG Branches and APS centers, as well as i-bank ATMs. You can apply for your chequebook at your NBG branch or via our NBG Internet and Phone Banking service.

A chequebook is available only subject to eligibility criteria.

Option for automatic payment, by charging your account, of your regular obligations (eg electricity, telephone, water, mobile bills) through a standing order at your local branch

Option to charge your account, at no extra charge, on predetermined dates and at fixed amounts and to credit another account of the applicant or other beneficiary that is kept at the National Bank, to cover liabilities (eg rent) through a standing order.

You can open a standard sight deposit account either through Digital Banking or by visiting a branch of our network.

Read the information brochure Have you introduced yourself? If not... do it now to learn about the identity verification documents required under the existing regulatory framework.

For information on interest rates and/ or charges relating to NBG's deposits, click here.

For information about product features and terms and conditions, please visit Precontract Information and Single Agreement for Individuals and Legal Entities respectively.

Any questions?

The minimum initial deposit required is 750 euros.
You can open your account easily and quickly, in a few simple steps, through Digital Banking. Alternatively, you can visit one of our branches.

Our Relationship Managers are here for you

You can have your own Relationship Manager or Corporate Transaction Banking Officer, who will provide you with key information, guidance on programs and products that will help you achieve your business goals, as well as direct and specialized service.
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