World First UK Ltd


A specialist alternative to traditional banks’ generalist approach, World First has successfully exchanged more than £35bn for over 100,000 individuals and businesses since 2004. World First’s corporate and e-commerce desks enable SMEs and online marketplace traders to expand internationally via a specialist and personalised service proposition and bespoke technology. 

Who we are


World First is market-leading, award-winning, rapidly-growing international FinTech business. Expert in international currencies and money transfer, World First combines specialist knowledge of foreign exchange markets with technological innovation to help individuals and businesses manage cross border currency payments quickly, securely and transparently. 

Awards we have won

In April 2016, World First was awarded the prestigious 2016 Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade for the company’s innovation in cross border currency transfers and the business’ role in facilitating international trade for UK SMEs, including online marketplace traders.

Where we live

World First employs over 400 people across 6 international offices of London, Sydney, Texas, Singapore, Amsterdam and Hong Kong with plans for further expansion into new countries. 

Our partner network

World First has hundreds of partnerships worldwide, with over 180 partners in China alone. Global keynote partners include Virgin Money, News International, Le Figaro and The Australian. World First holds over 50 licenses and operates in 45 countries.

Currency Exchange

World First: Foreign Exchange - Transfer Money Abroad

Award winning London based foreign exchange specialists. International currency transfers for business & individuals. Sign-up for free in just 5 mins

Money Transfers

Foreign Exchange for Business - Corporate FX | World First

International money transfers, payments & hedging strategies from World First. Helping you manage your currency needs with a range of products at the best rates.

Faster Money

Currency Transfers for Amazon Marketplace & online sellers

Foreign currency services for online sellers. World First offers simple international payment & foreign exchange solutions.

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