As of March 29th, foreign travel from the UK remains illegal for all but non-essential reasons. Those essential reasons, however, include anything “in connection with the purchase, sale, letting or rental of a residential property.” In this first of our RFXplainer series, we’ll give you all the information you need if you have to travel for any of these reasons.
Why choose RationalFX
Based in the heart of London’s financial district Canary Wharf, RationalFX has traded over $10billion in currencies across the globe. Take advantage of our competitive exchange rates, market expertise, suite of FX products and online payment platform when you make bank to bank transfers in over 50 currencies worldwide.
Who we work with
Corporate Payment Solutions for Businesses
Protect your profits with a uniquely-crafted foreign exchange strategy aligned to your business’s requirements. Make a Spot Payment, book a Forward Contract, set a Stop Loss or leverage a Currency Exchange Risk Strategy.
Foreign Exchange Services for Individuals and Private Clients
Whether you’re buying or selling a property abroad, emigrating or are paying overseas bills, we offer highly competitive exchange rates, tailored FX products and a personalised service to help your money go further.
Smart Partnership Opportunities with RationalFX
We offer a range of smart and innovative partnership opportunities. By working together, we can provide you with the global payment solutions you need to grow your business and add an additional revenue stream.
What we offer
We pride ourselves on providing the highest standards of service to all our clients. Whatever your reason may be for making international payments, we’re here to make sure your experience is tailored to meet your every need.
Whether you are a business that imports or exports goods or a personal customer looking to purchase a property abroad, our currency specialists will give you the guidance you need to effectively manage your international payments, saving you time and money.
All of our clients have access to our online payments platform that provides cost-effective and secure payments around the clock.
Market News and Analysis
GBP Sterling extended its losses against both the euro and dollar on Thursday. This is despite a stronger than expected Construction Purchasing Managers Index (PMI). The Construction PMI is a diffusion index incorporating survey results provided by UK construction firms. The Construction PMI rose to 61.7 from 53.3, a six-year high. However, the news mostly failed to move sterling. Likely […]
GBP The pound fell sharply yesterday following concerns around the UK’s vaccine rollout. Primarily, the AstraZeneca jab’s continued association with a minute number of blood clot cases. The jab makes up 75% of vaccinations given in certain parts of the UK and is seen as integral to Britain hitting its inoculation targets. Yesterday, The UK Government’s joint committee on […]
GBP Boris Johnson yesterday confirmed plans to ease lockdown measures from April 12th. This has further boosted GBP, which recently hit a new thirteen month high against EUR and is performing much stronger against USD. As of April 5th, 31,581,623 people in the UK had received their first dose, with 5,432,126 fully vaccinated. This is fueling a real sense of optimism for sterling. Especially as […]
Rates shown above are Interbank rates which show where the wider market is currently trading and aren’t indicative of the currency rates we can offer. For current availability rates and to view more currencies, please log in to your online account or contact us. Rates are provided by TradingView.