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Serving your business with more than a century’s experience in Foreign Exchange

We’ve been supporting businesses since 1850. We can support your business too.

We’re well known for our credit cards. But foreign exchange is what’s at the heart of our story.

We are pioneers when it comes to delivering security for global commerce. Our experience stretches back to the 1800s – and we’re still providing international payments for businesses and corporates.

  • Convenient
  • Secure
  • Established

An established global FX provider

American Express Foreign Exchange History

Take a look at the American Express story and you’ll find a history rich with support for businesses looking to grow in the global marketplace. We provide innovative payment solutions and help build solid relationships.

Read stories from our archives

Convenient, secure, rewarding – payment solutions for today’s businesses

We’ve come a long way since our horse and cart transfers of the 1850s. Today, our, online system helps make international payments, convenient and secure – and it’s all supported by our commitment to deliver to our clients solid relationships, attractive rates and rewards.

Key features

  • No setup fee or maintenance charges
  • You don’t need an American Express Card to transfer money
  • We deal in 110+ countries, 80+ currencies
  • Real-time currency rate updates
  • In depth flexible reporting facilities
  • Rate alerts by text or email
  • File upload
  • Settle transactions by Direct Debit or Faster Payments
American Express Supporting Businesses and Individuals

Relationships, Rates, Rewards

Our services have changed continually since 1850 – in line with changes to our clients’ needs. What hasn’t changed is our focus on great relationships, rates and rewards.

We offer a complete partnership that goes beyond rates, including the reassurance that comes from having personalised customer support and earning Membership Rewards points on international payments1.

Transfer with American Express, confident you are partnered with an experienced and trustworthy international payments provider.

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