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Currency Exchange in Australia

Many expats moving to Australia worry over the ability to conduct Currency Exchange in Australia once they arrive in the country. Hopefully, Australia uses AUD, or the Australian dollar, in transactions. This strong currency is easily tradable around the world and strong enough that expats should never have to worry about investments. Consult with a currency exchange broker to find out the best rates for exchanging money overseas.

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Most of the foreign exchange brokers named on our comparison table will offer you rates that are far better than traditional banks.

As these specialists transfer thousands of Pounds, Euros and Dollars every day they can offer a better exchange rate while still making a very little margin for themselves.

This service will prove particularly important when you:
                  • Make regular payments (Mortgage, Pension, Salary…)
                  • Buy a property abroad
                  • Invest overseas
                  • Emigrate
                  • Transfer large amounts overseas…

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Halo Financial

Halo Financial
1%0.2 – 1% (Depending on Volume)YesYesFree transfers for amounts over £10,000£250All Freely Tradable CurrenciesBank to Bank Transfers, Cheques

Halo Financial provide both Corporate and Private Clients with information and guidance to help them save money on their currency requirement.

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Currency Index

Currency Index
0.60%0.25% - 0.60% (Depending on volume)YesYes£7 or £12 - No fee above for transfers above £30,000No minimumWide range of major and exotic currenciesBank to Bank Transfers, Spot, Forward contract, Limit or Stop Loss Order

Currency Index is a specialist foreign exchange brokerage, providing fast and secure international transfers for individuals and businesses. Our service is second to none with excellent rates of exchange on a wide variety of currencies and our professional teams of brokers are here to provide guidance.

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0.6%0.25% - 1% (Depending on volume)YesYes£0£1,000 or £250 Regular Payments76 CurrenciesBank to bank - one off or regular payments

Moneycorp specialises in foreign exchange and international payments and can help protect you from adverse currency fluctuations. They can also help you lock into favourable exchange rates, even if you don’t have all the funds available immediately.

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Ebury Partners

Ebury Partners
0.6%0.1 to 0.6% depending on volumeyesyes£10 on amounts below £5,000£1,00051 AccountsSpot, Forward

Ebury Partners is a currency exchange specialist offering the best rates possible - typically savings of up to 4% over what your bank will offer - along with personable, consultative client service. If you’re looking to move money abroad - be it a one-off or regular payment, to buy a home or even emigrate completely - Ebury Partners will save you money and make the entire process as quick and pleasant as possible.

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1%0.1% - 1% (Depending on volume)YesNo£0£1,00027 accountsTransfers from and to bank accounts

VFX handles currency conversion for private individuals and businesses, offering a reliable, guaranteed service with the best exchange rates.

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0.70%0.25% - 0.7% (Depending on volume)YesYes£0 on trades above £5,000£25040 accountsSpot Contract, Forward Contract, Limit Order, Stop loss Order

TorFX helps individuals and companies who need to make currency transfers, providing bank beating exchange rates, specialist advice and free international transfers as an alternative to using the major banks. 

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World First

World First
1%0.25% - 1% (Depending on volume)YesYes£0 on trades above £5,000£1,000 (£250 for regular payments)ALL currenciesBank to Bank transfer

World First is one of UK’s leading foreign exchange broker headquartered in London, with further offices in Australia and New Zealand. World First is a privately owned company with no debts or liabilities and a 2A1 Credit rating.

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