Sending money overseas

Funding a move abroad usually means you will need to send money overseas.

While this is easy enough to set up with your bank, high-street banks rarely offer the best exchange rates, usually adding transfer fees and commissions, meaning you could see a large chunk of your budget eaten into.

That’s where Atlantic FX come in, working with our partners Foreign Currency Direct Plc. The money you could save by using a specialised currency broker may even cover your shipping costs.

Our team of currency brokers at Foreign Currency Direct will be there every step of the way and will be very happy to discuss your currency requirements and the options available to you, answering any questions in plain English. They will help you to choose a good time to trade, will offer you a highly competitive exchange rate, and they won’t charge any fees on top of the exchange.

Using this service you can fix the exchange rate at today’s rate, guaranteeing the amount you will receive in the months before your move.


Atlantic FX working with Foreign Currency Direct gives you complete peace of mind that your transfers are safe and secure. Foreign Currency Direct are authorised by the FCA were recently awarded the Gold Trusted Service by Feefo.

  • Extremely competitive exchange rates that could save you thousands
  • MOVE FOR FREE! Your moving costs could be covered by the savings you achieve with Atlantic FX
  • Same day transfers – send your currency direct to its destination
  • Safe and secure
  • No hidden fees
  • Expert personal service from dedicated currency brokers