Company Overview

Link FX PLC is one of the largest independent foreign currency suppliers in the UK with annual turnover figures of over £700 million per annum. We have served over 2 million customers over 20 successful years.

The company has a proven track record of servicing bureaux de changes, corporate entities, Money Service Businesses and individuals throughout the UK with foreign and domestic bank notes.

Governance and Compliance

Link FX PLC is registered with HM Revenue & Customs as a Money Service Business (licence number 12113533) to undertake currency exchange and money remittance services.

Registered with the Financial Conduct Authority as an Authorised Payment Institution for money remittance and payment services (licence number 525266) only.

Registered in the UK under company number 03129173, Link FX PLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Link FX Group Limited.

Services

The principal product and activity of the company is the handling, supply and exchange of domestic and foreign currency banknotes to the UK market. Link FX have been offering this service since its inception and has garnered a large market share of the domestic Money Service Business market.

The company provides foreign currency services to over two hundred businesses and corporates situated throughout the United Kingdom. Clients range from large bureau de change chains, stand-alone traders and corporate entities such as the PFA Scotland, Bath Rugby Club Foundation and numerous high value dealers.

Experience

The management team at Link FX has over 150 years’ experience in the foreign exchange business. The directors have managed and set up foreign exchange companies across numerous countries including the USA, Canada, China and most of continental Europe. Including a chartered accountant on its board of directors, the team is multi-lingual speaking seven languages fluently.

History

Incorporated in 1995 Link FX PLC started as a traditional family run money exchange business. In 2012 the company’s ownership changed when the company was bought out from the previous owners by its senior managers. Since then, the company has been owned and managed by four of its employees and one equity investor.

The company has been consistently profitable since its incorporation and has retained a significant amount of the profits of the business to use as working capital to generate new business. The company has continued to expand and now has over twenty full time employees across two central London offices.

1996

Company formation

Link FX PLC begins trading in 1996 as a foreign exchange company and pioneers wholesale exchange rates to retail clients. Rapidly builds reputation as a trusted provider of currency services.

2012

Management buyout 2012

In 2012 a change of management and ownership was completed when the company’s senior executives took over from the previous owners.

2016

20 years of trading

Milestone celebrated with 20th anniversary of successful trading reached

2018

Progress and Development

The company introduces ground breaking and innovative products in foreign currency exchange services and expands the company’s customer base and reach across the United Kingdom.