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Heads up: you’ll need your recipient’s name, address, bank name, bank account number, and BIC/SWIFT code, along with your own payment information.
Just wait a couple of minutes. Your money will be in the UK in no time!
Our money transfers don’t travel through any intermediaries. They go straight to the UK, and take just a few minutes to arrive.
Our rates are extremely competitive. And as an added bonus—no third-party fees.
We’ve been in the business for over 25 years, and have sent millions of money transfers around the world.
The Pound is the fourth-most traded currency in the world, and one of the most commonly converted currencies.
In 2020, the United Kingdom was one of Xe’s top 5 most common destinations for money transfers.
The Pound is the world’s oldest existing currency.
The Pound gets its name from the Latin word pondus, meaning “weight”.
Back in 980 CE, 1 Pound could get you 15 heads of cattle.
Our exchange rates are bank-beating and we don't charge any additional fees to use our service. Our rates are linked to the live foreign exchange markets and will update right up until you confirm the transfer, so you can secure a rate you are comfortable with.
The majority of our money transfers are completed on the same day. Occasionally certain factors can affect the transfer completion date. We'll keep you updated by email throughout the process.
You can make wire payments to or from the United Kingdom on our website or mobile app. Once you've booked your transfer, you can make payment to us by bank transfer or debit/credit card.
The amount you can transfer with XE is unlimited. You can transfer up to $500,000 USD online (or currency equivalent). For larger amounts, you can contact our currency experts and they can guide you through the transfer process over the phone.
If you need to make a payment right away, you can make use of our one-off 'spot' transfers, but if your requirement is more complex, we have a solution for you as well. We offer the following services:
The 'buy now, pay now' option.
Good for: quick one-off payments.
A 'buy now, pay later' option.
Good for: property purchases or investments.
Allows you to specify a ‘target’ rate.
Good for: volatile markets and when your need isn't time-sensitive.
Fix the exchange rate for up to 24 months.
Good for: mortgage, salary or pension payments.
XE Money Transfer is a service provided by Continental Exchange Solutions, Inc. dba Xe USA, licensed as a Money Transmitter by the New York State Department of Financial Services; licensed by the Georgia Department of Banking and Finance, NMLS ID 920968; licensed as a Foreign Transmittal Agency by the Massachusetts Division of Banks, NMLS ID 920968; and authorized to operate as a money transmitter in all United States' jurisdictions where it conducts business.