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James Matthews is a Senior Broker at and an established specialist within the industry. James writes on a regular basis on, providing expert insight on the Currency Industry. provide an award winning service, having won awards for ‘Best Currency Provider’ in the various national newspapers. As well as providing the best exchange rates James prides himself on helping each of his clients by outlining market movement and upcoming data sets in order to provide them with all the information they need to make the most out of their Currency Exchange.

Do you have an upcoming requirement?

Make an Enquiry through the link on the right for personal counsel on your currency requirement. Ensure you get the best rates on your transfer and give yourself the best chance to strike whilst the iron is hot by speaking directly to James. As an additional bonus anyone who makes a free, no obligation enquiry will be entered into our quarterly prize draw to win a bottle of Laurent Perrier Rose absolutely free!

We have over 10 years experience helping people through the process of exchange and transferring funds, which is why our comments and articles are replicated in national press. We have a range of contracts that are tailored to suit every individual, if you have a requirement it is vital to talk to a specialist in order to discuss the best option for you – you may be losing money by simply using ‘Spot’ deals!

Here are just a few of the services available to you as a client of Foreign Currency Direct.

Access to award winning rates of exchange

Up to 4% savings versus your high street bank, which, depending on the size of your transfer, can add up to thousands of pounds. Foreign Currency Direct plc has been recognised in the national press as providing the best exchange rates compared to high street banks and other industry specialists.

No Commission or Hidden Fees

Our deals are totally transparent and we have no hidden fees or commission whatsoever. We make our money on the margins between the price at which we buy and sell.

A Dedicated Account Manager doesn’t use call centre or an automated phone system. Your call goes straight through to our dealing floor, where you can be put through to your personal broker, industry expert James Matthews who will provide you with a genuinely friendly, personalised and articulate service. In addition to this personal service they can highlight positive movements in exchange rates that can save thousands on your money transfer. Open an account here.

Free Market Reports

As well as following our posts on, one of our experienced dealers publish a report every day. These keep you up to date with many of your factors that could affect your Currency transfer.

IPD (Irrevocable Payment Documents)

Internationally recognised proof of transfer. Comprehensive and clear, pioneered and trademarked by

If you have any questions please email James Matthews at or fill in the form on the right to get a quote direct from our dealing floor in just a matter of minutes.

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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.