over USD 5 billion traded since 2004

Established in 2004 in the United Kingdom.

Exchange4free was established in the United Kingdom in 2004 and has since expanded to over 40 countries worldwide.

Today, Exchange4free is one of the fastest growing foreign exchange and money transfer companies in the world with a model based on service excellence, leading technology and a Best Price Guarantee for our clients.

The business services over 30,000 private and corporate clients in over 100 countries worldwide.

Exchange4free offers a professional foreign exchange and money transfer service to our clients

Best Price, Best Service and Best Execution

Our company has the simple objective to offer our clients a Best Price Guarantee on all sized transfers to any destination worldwide.

Exchange4free offers a wide variety of foreign exchange related services as follows:

  • International Money Transfers: Send money online to over 100 countries worldwide
  • Receive Money: Get paid and accept money from family, friends and customers worldwide
  • Payment Services: Set up an online payment gateway on your website to receive payments from customers worldwide via EFT and Alternative Payments
  • Business Forex: Unbeatable exchange rates and no international Swift fees for importers, exporters and other business clients
  • Technology Solutions: White label money transfer platforms, global payout and distribution services, payment gateway solutions and other forex technology solutions
  • Mobile Money Transfers: Technology and FX processing solutions for Mobile Network Operators in Africa and beyond

Our Mission

Providing the best of everything: free transfers, best rates and zero commissions.

Exchange4free offers a high level of professional service, advanced technology and the best price to the market.

We offer our clients the very best of everything ensuring our Best Price Guarantee:

Best Service, Best Price and Best Execution

Our aim is to be the low cost provider in every market in which we operate based on the following:

  • Highly competitive exchange rates. We will beat any genuine quote.
  • No international transfer fees on all amounts
  • Zero commissions

Exchange4free have developed a market leading platform allowing clients to fix exchange rates and book money transfers to over 80 countries worldwide (including over 100,000 cash payout locations).

We make it simpler, quicker and cheaper to buy or sell foreign exchange and send money worldwide.

Meet Our Team

Mark Lawson

Director: Global

Mark is based in South Africa and is qualified with a BComm Honours (Finance) as well as a business school qualification in Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management. Mark also holds professional qualifications in Financial Risk Management (FRM) through the Global Association of Risk Professionals in the United States and is also a Chartered Market Technician (CMT). He started his career on the open-outcry trading floor of LIFFE in London and has since traded equities, foreign exchange and derivatives for various financial institutions in London and South Africa.

Peter Filmer

Director: Global

Peter is based in the United Kingdom holds a B.Comm degree from Rhodes University. He worked for Deloitte & Touche Audit and Corporate Finance teams in Johannesburg before deciding to specialize in financial markets. Peter has completed his SAIFM exams and has traded equities on the NYSE, futures and options for a London based market maker and also worked for other financial institutions in London. Peter then decided to combine his business and trading experiences to set up and start Exchange4free.

Christine Ravenscroft

Global: Finance

Christine completed an Honours degree in Accounting from RAU in 2002 and went on to gain her Chartered Accountant (SA) in 2005 with Ernst & Young South Africa. She spent 7 years in the United Kingdom, initially as an Auditor with Ernst & Young London and then moving into a financial controller position where she gained valuable experience in all areas of the corporate environment. She joined Exchange4Free in 2012 as the Financial Controller.

Herman Howell

Global: Head of Trading

Herman worked for Exchange4free in London and has since joined our team in South Africa to head up our trading desk. He has over 10 years experience in the foreign exchange industry and is a graduate of Stellenbosch University.