Foreign Exchange International Payments


American Express FX International Payments makes outgoing international B2B payments simple, secure and rewarding.

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Key benefits

Trusted American Express customer support

Customer Support


Get support from an account manager with experience within money transfer and International Payments


No setup or account maintanence fees

No Fees


Take advantage of No setup or account maintenance fees


competitive foreign exchange rates

Competitive rates


Receive competitive exchange rates in over 80+ countries


International payment methods and solutions


Our range of products and payment methods are designed to help businesses save time and effort. Whether you have an American Express® Card or not, you can send and receive foreign currency payments using our simple and secure online international money transfer platform.

Features and benefits


Make the B2B payment process simple and secure with American Express FX International Payments and American Express AccessLineSM. We offer business products and global payment solutions to send and receive money transfers, supporting businesses working with overseas suppliers and customers.

competitive foreign exchange rates

Access competitive foreign exchange rates when paying international suppliers.

Manage your company cashflow with accessline

Make outgoing payments with AccessLine using your American Express Corporate Card which could help you negotiate early payment discounts for invoices and contracts, manage your company cash flow with Accessline.2

timely b2b payments

Deliver timely B2B payments to suppliers for time-sensitive orders and shipments, same day payments on major currencies.1

secured, integrated payment solutions

Access outgoing international payment methods that provide simple, secure, integrated, efficient and rewarding alternative solutions to other FX payment providers.

reduce exposure to fluctuating rates

Reduce exposure to foreign exchange rate fluctuations and prevent unexpected by using fixed and window forward contracts, which allow you to lock in foreign exchange rates for B2B payments.

outgoing international payments

Incoming & Outgoing currency drafts allow you to send or receive overseas cheques for those suppliers or customers that require it.

No setup fees

No Setup Fees.

Membership Rewards® Programme


Your American Express Card needs to be enrolled into our
Membership Rewards program to be eligible to earn Membership Rewards points.

Earn Membership Rewards Points on International Payments

For Business Cards


If you have an American Express Card enrolled in the Membership Rewards® program, your business can earn one point for every £20 transferred internationally, for a minimum transaction of GBP £1,000 up to a maximum of 5,000 points per FX transaction.3

For Corporate Cards


Corporate Card Members now benefit from American Express AccessLine to facilitate international money transfers, earning 1 Membership Rewards point for every £1 equivalent spent.

Save time and effort with American Express International Payments

easy to use account portal



• Transparent pricing

(no hidden fees)


• Easy to use online portal


• Flexible workflow management solutions

Backing of American Express



• Fortune 50 – Bank Holding Company


• More than a century's experience in FX


• FX specialists and world class customer care support.

Membership rewards



• Receive Membership Rewards® points for eligible FX transactions if enrolled

integrated solutions



• We can support your FX needs, whether you have an American Express® Card or not


• Full integration with ERP systems or accounting software with SYNC

Let us help make International Payments work for you


Making international payments easy for you and your supplier. Our experienced staff are available to assist you with your international payments Monday – Friday, 24 hours a day.

How to get the best from your international payments

International Payment solutions for industries


The following are examples of how U.K. businesses can utilize our International Payment solutions

to send and receive international payments.

International Payments


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We look forward to hearing from you.

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Important Information


  1. We will make all reasonable efforts to ensure prompt delivery of your FXIP Order, however please note transfer times may vary. Remittances to be delivered outside the EEA may take longer than the execution times listed above. These Transfer Times do not take into account differing weekends, public holidays or working hours of foreign banks in other jurisdictions to which your FXIP Order has been transferred. Completed FXIP Orders must be received on a Business Day before 3.00pm London time. FXIP Orders received outside these times will be treated as having been received on the following Business Day.
  2. Accessline, a trade financing solution is a service of American Express Services Europe Limited (Ämerican Express”) and is available to eligible American Express Corporate Card clients who have enrolled in the American Express FX International Payments service. For more information about eligibility or to enrol, please email our team at
  3. f you have an American Express Card enrolled in the Membership Rewards program, your business can earn points on eligible money transfers of £ 5,000 or more. Once you
    have registered your Card with both the central American Express Membership Rewards Programme and the FX International Payments Membership Rewards Programme, you can earn points on foreign currency transactions between the value of £1,000 to £100,000. For every £20 transacted, you will receive one Membership Rewards point, which will be  automatically credited to your American Express Card. You can earn a maximum of 5,000 points per transaction. Please note, same currency transactions are not eligible. Points will be credited within 12 weeks after the transaction is completed.


American Express Services Europe Limited has its registered office at Belgrave House, 76 Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 9AX, United Kingdom. It is registered in England and Wales with Company Number 1833139 and authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.