Private Clients

If you are buying or selling assets overseas, investing in international companies or moving to a new country, IFX can help minimise the risk associated with foreign exchange transactions, provide peace of mind and save you money.

We provide peace of mind to save you money.

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Why IFX?

  • Authorised by the UK Financial Conduct Authority
  • Bank-beating exchange rates
  • Intelligently timed transfers, saving you money
  • Dedicated currency consultants for every client

Transferring large amounts of money overseas can be an intimidating process. Seemingly small fluctuations in exchange rates can dramatically impact the amount you have to pay. At IFX, our currency consultants ensure that you get the best deal possible.

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How much are you looking to transfer?

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To transfer funds you'll need an IFX account. It's free and there's no obligation to trade.

Property purchase example

Set your budget

Suppose you find the perfect holiday home and agree to pay the vendor

€300,000

to buy the property

Current exchange rate

On agreeing the price, the rate is

€1.20 to £1

and so you budget

£250,000

Completion rate

But on completion the rate has dropped to

€1.13 to £1

so you now need to find

£265,486

IFX can help you by locking the rate at the time you agree to buy the property. So, whatever happens in the currency markets, there's no nasty surprise that could cause the sale to fall through.

We would save you

£15,486

See what our customers say

Senior Executive

Worldwide Insurance Company

We have been using IFX as our currency remitter since January 2011. I would not hesitate in recommending them. Not only does IFX offer more competitive rates - giving us more to invest, but they ensure that we have access to the best rate possible on the day, the payments arrive efficiently to our designated accounts, and if we have any queries, they respond almost instantaneously.

Managing Director

Classic Car Company

I have been greatly impressed by the ease of use, the knowledge and advice of IFX staff, and most importantly the speed with which transactions happened. I have no hesitation in recommending IFX.

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Why IFX?
  • FCA Authorised – With segregated accounts keeping client money separate and protected.
  • Bank-beating rates – Wholesale rates of exchange save our clients considerable amounts..
  • Intelligently timed transfers – Assisting our clients in managing their foreign exchange risk.
  • Dedicated currency consultant – One point of contact to assist our clients with expertise account management.
How does it work?
  • 1. Get in touch for a free quote.
  • 2. Our currency consultants will then help you setup an account.
  • 3. They'll help you lock in a rate of exchange.
  • 4. You make the payment via bank transfer.
  • 5. We send the payment to the beneficiary provided by yourself.
How long will my transfer take?
  • Most transfers can be completed within the same day. Your dedicated currency consultant will explain timings for your own transfer.
What is the minimum amount I can transfer?
  • The minimum transfer is £5,000 or equivalent.
How much do transfers cost?
  • All transfers are fee-free.
How do I pay for my transfer?
  • We accept payment via electronic bank-to-bank transfer.
  • Please note we do not accept cash or cheques.
How safe is my money?
  • IFX client money is held in specifically identified accounts by our bankers in accordance with the FCA Client Money Rules.
  • There is no crossover between client funds and IFX funds.
  • Accounting records are externally audited as to accuracy and FCA compliance.
  • In the unlikely event of failure or default by IFX, client funds are ring-fenced and protected.
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