International Drafts

For those who need to send funds to relatives or businesses in other countries on a regular basis, international drafts from First Republic can help you manage transactions involving two different currencies.


  • Pays U.S. dollar equivalent of amount of foreign currency requested from client’s First Republic account.
  • Pays recipient in their country’s currency.
  • Generally accepted as cash equivalent.
  • May be requested in person or by phone, email, fax or courier.
  • Typical turnaround time of one business day.
  • Fees apply.