FAQ

Leumi Frequently Asked Questions:


What is our ABA / SWIFT number?

ABA number: 026002794

Please note that our previously listed ABA numbers have been discontinued and can no longer be processed. Effective immediately, the above listed ABA number must be used for your transaction to be processed.

Bank Leumi USA SWIFT: LUMIUS3N

Bank Leumi le-Israel SWIFT: LUMIILIT


Do you sell Chai Bonds? How do I redeem a Chai Bond that has matured?

We do not sell Chai Bonds.

If you have a Chai Bond that has matured, sign it, fill out a W-9 and send it to:

Bank Leumi
Bond of Life Department
350 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10017


How do I access my Leumi Online account via the Internet?

To access online banking services, please contact Leumi Client Services at 1.800.892.5430 for password and User ID information. If you would like to sign up for any of our online banking services, please contact your relationship manager for the correct documentation.


Can I use my Bank Leumi USA debit card in Israel?

You may withdraw funds from your Bank Leumi USA account in Israel with your Bank Leumi USA debit card from any ATM with the ‘Plus’ logo.


How do I open a business checking account?

There are minimum requirements to open a business checking account. You must provide us with specific information (including financials) on your company. All information received is strictly confidential. Please contact your relationship manager or local office.


Can I transfer funds from Bank Leumi USA to a bank in Israel?

We can transfer funds directly from your Bank Leumi USA account to Israel. For further information, please contact your local office.


Can I transfer funds from Bank Leumi USA to Bank Leumi le-Israel if I am not a Bank Leumi USA customer?

Bank Leumi USA will only initiate a funds transfer transaction for Bank Leumi USA customers.


Does Bank Leumi sell State of Israel Bonds? How do I redeem State of Israel Bonds?

We do not sell State of Israel Bonds.

To redeem State of Israel Bonds, please contact the following:

Development Corp. for Israel
575 Lexington Avenue, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10022

New York: 212.644.2663
California: 310.996.3000
Florida: 305.702.3500
Illinois: 312.558.9400


How do I get my money on an unclaimed account?

If you see your name in the newspaper on an unclaimed account that went to the state, contact the following to receive your money:

New York: 800.221.9311
California: 800.992.4647
Florida: 850.410.9000
Illinois: 217.785.6992