Regulatory & Legal Protection

Anti-money laundering policies

FirstFX is registered with and regulated by the FCA and HM Customs & Excise through our business partnership with FairFX Plc and their registration with these regulators under Money Laundering Regulations. Our staff are fully conversant with Anti-Money Laundering guidelines and are aware of their responsibilities in the monitoring and reporting of any actions that raise suspicion or give cause for concern.

FirstFX reserves the right to perform identity checks in accordance with the Terms and Conditions on all individuals who place an order on the website. For further information on these identity checks please contact clientservices@firstfx.co.uk.

FirstFX reserves the right at all times to refuse to process any foreign currency order which it believes in its sole discretion, is connected in any manner to any unlawful or illegal purpose. We have a legal obligation to report to Customs and Excise / NCIS any such suspicious transactions.

FirstFX is obliged by law to monitor any unusual or suspicious transactions of any size taking place where we have reasons to believe the money is derived from unlawful or illegal activity.

There is a statutory obligation on all FirstFX employees and their agents to report suspicious transactions to the UK authorities. Where any such report is made, FirstFX accepts no liability for any delay in transmission of or confiscation of the funds.

Should you have any questions about the aforementioned terms and conditions please e mail contact us clientservices@firstfx.co.uk.

Currency Live Updates

Latest Rates: 21 November 2017 06:00:01
GBP/EUR
1.12780
GBP/USD
1.32490
GBP/AUD
1.75640
GBP/CHF
1.31510
GBP/JPY
149.12030
EUR/USD
1.17470

The currency exchange rates quoted here are mid-market price Interbank Market Rates. These give an indication of current market prices. Open an account or logon to ‘FirstFX Logistics to obtain our competitive rates based on any amount.

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This account sign up is for INTERNATIONAL MONEY TRANSFER accounts ONLY. Please go to "FX CASH/CURRENCY CARDS" at the bottom right of our Home Page to register and open a separate Travel Cash. Currency Card Account for free with no obligation with delivery directly to your home address. No charges over a minimum amount of currency ordered.

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