Buying Euros (EUR)

The dream of buying a property in Europe still holds true for many of us Brits and while it is enjoyable to spend hours researching different countries and regions within these countries one factor that can be absolutely critical is the foreign currency exchange rates. If you are thinking of buying a holiday home in Brittany, a villa in Tuscany or you are emigrating to the Costa Del Sol we at Foreign Currency Direct plc can help ensure clients make the most of their currency transfer. With the currency markets so volatile and Sterling Euro exchange rates moving by several percent over the course of a week it is more important than ever to be dealing with a currency specialist.

Our team of friendly and experienced currency brokers can help discuss your currency requirements and all the options available to you so that you can make an informed decision as to when best to send your money abroad. In fact our customer service saw us as finalists in The National Business Awards for customer service.

“The level of service that you provide, irrespective of the amounts being transferred, is excellent. I have found all of the FCD staff that I have dealt with to be thoroughly knowledgeable, impeccably polite, thoroughly efficient and meticulously diligent – FCD sets the standard for customer service that others must follow.” Mr. J. Sullivan, London

You can get access to some of the most competitive Euro exchange rates when changing your Pounds into Euros with Foreign Currency Direct plc. We make buying Euros simple so that you can get on with your move without spending time filling in complex forms and making endless calls to your bank.

4 good reasons to buy Euros from Foreign Currency Direct plc

  • Fantastic exchange rates which are often 4% better than high street banks
  • No commission and no hidden fees
  • Security of clients funds comes first
  • Customer care is a top priority


Looking for great Euro exchange rates?

  • Highly competitive exchange rates

    Up to 4% savings versus your high street bank. That can add up to thousands of pounds on larger transfers. has been recognised in the national press as providing better exchange rates compared to high street banks and other industry specialists.

  • No Commission or Hidden Fees

    There are no hidden fees and no commission to pay. We make our money on the margins at which we buy and sell the currency – not by charging our customers.

  • Secure Trading

    Your funds are completely secure. We are a reliable and established currency provider registered with the FCA and with a top credit rating from Dun & Bradstreet. Your payments are lodged in separate client transaction accounts designated for client funds.

  • A Dedicated Account Manager doesn’t use call centres or an automated phone system. Your call goes straight through to our Dealing Floor where you get a friendly, personalised and articulate service from someone who is experienced in exchanging and transferring Pounds to Euros.

  • Free Market Reports

    Do you like to keep track of the currency market for yourself? You can get up-to-date information on factors affecting your Pounds to Euros exchange rate with expert daily commentary from our brokers on our website.

  • IPD (Irrevocable Payment Document)

    Our IPD (Irrevocable Payment Document) is internationally recognised proof of transfer of your Pounds to Euros exchange. Comprehensive and clear, it was pioneered and trademarked by

Find out about our simple 6-step currency exchange process or go to our sign up area by following this link.

Want to talk to one of our dealers before making a decision about buying Euros?

UK freephone: 0800 328 5884

International: +44 1494 725353

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.