We are set up in a way that makes it easy for people to transfer money - for those who know the financial world and those who don't. The process is simple...

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Register for a free account

You'll be assigned your own dedicated currency broker and gain access to our rates.

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Secure your exchange rate

Discuss your requirements with your currency broker and secure an exchange rate.

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We'll make your payment

Send the money to our client bank account and we will transfer your currency.

Your money, in safe hands

Here at Foreign Currency Direct plc we provide a secure, efficient and highly competitive currency exchange service for anyone who needs to transfer funds internationally.

We’re always working hard to ensure you get competitive foreign exchange rates. If you’re planning on purchasing a property in another country, investing abroad, or simply transferring some money to friends or family overseas, you can rest assured that our personal transfer service is the secure and cost effective choice. We treat the security of all our clients’ funds with paramount importance.

  • We are authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority as an Electronic Money Institution under the Electronic Money Regulations 2011 (Firm Reference Number 902022).
  • We are an execution only foreign exchange service, we never speculate on market movements or risk your funds in any way.
  • Client funds are held in segregated client bank accounts and are separated from funds belonging to Foreign Currency Direct.

 

 

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Our customer’s stories

At Foreign Currency Direct we are proud of our track record for offering superior customer service which we have become renowned for. Since 2000 we have helped over 50,000 clients and have transferred over £5billion and counting. So, whatever the reasons for sending money abroad your dedicated currency broker and the rest of the team here will be happy to help, as they have with thousands of clients before. To learn more about how we have helped our clients read our case studies.

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Olympic gold medal winner Joanna Rowsell Shand MBE uses Foreign Currency Direct to transfer sponsorship money back to the UK.

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