FX Forwards

Protect your business against currency volatility with FX Forwards. Manage currency risk and lock in a fixed exchange rate today for set foreign currency volumes. 

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Take control of tomorrow, today.

Gain greater control and predictability with FX Forwards. Volopa supports both Fixed Forwards and Open/Window Forwards, allowing you greater flexibility with your international payments. Get a quote for your Forward contract quickly and easily over the phone. 

 FX rates are updated every 30 seconds, and the quoted rate may change unless booked immediately.

Make payments worldwide

Send multicurrency business payments to over 180 countries.

Hedge future currency risks

Lock in exchange rates and protect against currency fluctuations.

Use your existing bank account

Manage everything from your current UK business bank account.

Lock in your exchange rates for up to 12 months

With an Open Forward contract, you set an agreed-upon exchange rate with us for a specified future date. You can then convert your currency at that rate anytime before the contract expires, giving you flexibility and protection against currency fluctuations. Contact sales for a quote today.

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Here’s how it works

Get a quote

Contact our friendly sales team for a quote. We provide the best rates.

Lock in your rate

Protect yourself against unfavourable market movements.

Flexible drawdown options

Access your currency at any point for up to 12 months.

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Think, trade, and pay globally

For businesses operating globally, Volopa provides a seamless solution for managing multicurrency payments and hedging foreign currency exposure. Specify your amount and carry out currency contracts in GBP, EUR, and USD.

Key Benefits


Know exactly what exchange rate you’ll get, allowing for more accurate budgeting.


Convert currency at any time with open Forwards within the contract period.

Risk management

Protect your business from adverse currency movements, reducing uncertainty and stress.

Competitive edge

With predictable costs, price your products or services more competitively in the global market.

We're agile, what about you?

Our experienced team can help you with tailored solutions to suit your business needs.

FX Forwards

Getting started

What is an FX Forward contract?

An FX Forward contract is a foreign exchange agreement that allows you to lock in a specific exchange rate for a future transaction. This provides stability and predictability for your international business dealings.

How does an open forward contract work?

With an open forward contract, you agree on an exchange rate for a specified future date. You can then convert your currency at this rate anytime before the contract expires, giving you flexibility and protection against currency fluctuations.

What currencies can I trade with FX Forwards?

You can execute currency contracts in GBP, EUR, and USD.

How long can I lock in an exchange rate for?

Currently, we offer contracts up to 12 months. For contract tenures longer than 12 months, please contact our sales team.

How often do FX rates change?

FX rates are updated every 30 seconds. Unless booked immediately, the quoted rate may change.

What are the advantages of using FX Forwards?

FX Forwards offer several benefits:

  • Stability and Predictability: Know your exact exchange rate for accurate budgeting.
  • Flexibility: Convert currency anytime within the contract period.
  • Hedge Against Risk: Protect your business from adverse currency movements.
  • Competitive Edge: Predictable costs allow for more competitive pricing in the global market.
How do I get started with FX Forwards?

To get started, sign up on our website or contact our sales team for more information.

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