How it works
Have to make an exchange today? Open an account in under two hours.
Complete a Personal or Business account opening form
Tell us the currency and amount you wish to send overseas. We will quote you a bank-beating exchange rate for your payment.
Send your funds to our Barclays client account.
Tell us the beneficiary bank details. Upon receipt of your funds we will convert and send them as per your instructions.
Check out our blog every morning to read our daily market update and see the latest news that will affect your currency transfer rate, so you know what to expect over the coming day/week.
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