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Foreign Exchange Risk Management for Businesses

American Express FX International Payments helps businesses in foreign exchange risk management by providing solutions that can reduce exposure to currency exchange rate fluctuations.

Key Features

American Express FX international payment solutions have several features that make them secure and convenient to use
  • Easy to sign up
  • You don’t have to be an American Express Card Member to utilise our service
  • Receive Membership Rewards® points for eligible international wire transactions1
  • Competitive exchange rates
  • Expert phone and email customer support, Mon-Fri, 9.00am-5.30pm
  • In-depth and flexible reporting services
  • Settle transactions from existing business bank accounts

Foreign Exchange Risk Management For Business

  • American Express FX International Payments provides a solution with which businesses can adapt to foreign exchange risk arising from changing market conditions.
  • Exchange currencies today in a spot transaction or execute a forward exchange contract (currency forwards are not suitable for all clients, and carry associated currency exchange risks)

Fixed Forward Contracts

Forward Contracts from American Express FX International Payments are payment Solutions that help foreign exchange risk management
  • Buy Fixed Forward contracts and create draw-downs easily online on maturity date
  • Lock in foreign exchange rates, and make timely payments to suppliers to reduce exposure to exchange rate risks.
  • Additional funds can be added after the initial contact purchase is made, but a new rate may apply
  • Rate is fixed throughout the life of the contract

Window Forward Contracts

  • Buy Window Forward contracts and create draw-downs easily online
  • Lock in foreign exchange rates to reduce exposure to rate fluctuations, and make timely payments to suppliers to reduce exposure to exchange rate risks.
  • Additional funds can be added with a new contract, but a new rate may applyBest for making multiple payments over a period of time

Reasons To Make American Express® FX International Payments Your Payments Expert

More than a century’s experience in supporting international payments between businesses.

Value for money

Help drive down FX costs by tailoring FX international payments’ products around the needs of your business. You wont be charged for receiving international payments’, and there are no setup or maintenance fees.

Easy Access

Access to specialist support and payment processing teams, 5 days a week, at no extra charge. They’ll make sure your payments go to the right place at the right time, and help you with any issues related to foreign exchange risk.

Easier transactions

An easy to use online system that’s backed up with support by phone and email Mon-Fri, 9.00am-5.30pm.

Security

Enjoy peace of mind that your international payments will be sent securely to your supplier.

Faster payments

Fully automate your payments process, so you won’t have to process payments manually.

More rewards

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 £1000 up to a maximum of 5,000 points per FX transaction.1

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