It’s quick to sign up, free and you get all of these great benefits:

  • Highly competitive exchange rates

    We work hard to get you the best exchange rates possible.

    Our rates frequently beat those of other foreign exchange rate providers. Over the years we have been named as the UK’s best exchange rate provider in the national press.


    Our rates can beat bank rates too; you’ll typically save 0.5 to 3%. That’s £500 to £3,000 saved on every £100,000 transferred. The reason? We deal in high volumes, don’t go through intermediaries and don’t have the overheads of multiple outlets or high staffing costs.

    Timing is crucial, especially when large amounts of money are involved. We will help you make an informed decision on the best time to trade to get the best rates. A small difference in the exchange rate can make a huge difference to your bottom line.

    Sign up for a free no-obligation account – a broker will call you to discuss your needs.

  • Friendly, knowledgeable, personal service

    Every time you call, you talk to the same person.

    From the outset you have your own personal broker – someone who knows you, has a thorough understanding of your business and will work hard to get you the best exchange rates to help you maximise your profit.


    Whether you are making small payments or transferring lump sums, your personal broker will:

    • Discuss the different options
    • Give information about currency trends and help you try to profit from fluctuations
    • Always get you highly competitive rates
    • Answer your questions in plain English

    Watch our video to find out why we were finalists for customer service in the National Business Awards.

  • No commission and no hidden charges

    What you gain from our foreign exchange rate goes to improve your bottom line.

    As well as getting highly competitive exchange rates, you’ll save by not paying commission or fees.


    Our profit comes from the margin between the buying and selling prices, for our corporate clients we don’t even charge any fees or commission.

    Sign up for a free no-obligation account – a broker will call you to discuss your needs.

  • Keeping your funds secure

    A reliable and established provider with an excellent creditworthiness rating.

    The security of your money is always assured, because your payments will be lodged in separate client transaction accounts with Lloyds Bank plc. These accounts are designated for the receipt of client funds.


    We pioneered the IPD ® (Irrevocable Payment Document), which is internationally recognised as proof of payment.

    We’ve been trading for over 10 years and you can be sure we are a secure and trustworthy organisation because we are:

    • Authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority under the Payment Service Regulations 2009 for the provision of payment services (FRN 538392)
    • Registered as a Money Service Business with HMRC (MSB number 12146539)
    • Rated by Dun & Bradstreet as having the best level possible for creditworthiness

    Find out more about why your money is safe with us

  • Moving money is fast and easy

    Save time by letting us do the leg-work.

    Moving money is quick, easy and hassle-free. Your personal broker does most of the work for you.


    Once you have confirmed you are happy with the exchange rate, all you need to do is transfer the funds into our designated client account and send us the payment details of the destination account. As soon as your funds clear, we transfer the money.

    Sign up for a free no-obligation account and start trading now.

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Incorporated in England no. 5082565.    Foreign Currency Direct plc is authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority under the Payment Service Regulations 2009 [FRN 538392] for the provision of payment services.