How your account works
Its simple. Send money and make payments in over 20 currencies from your Mercury FX account at the best exchange rates with the lowest transaction fees.
STEP 1 - Open a free account online
Complete personal or business ‘Open an Account’ form online (this will include agreeing to Mercury Mandate, FAIS Disclosure, completing a FATCA and providing proof of identity).
STEP 2 - Fund Your Account
Make an online payment into your new account.
STEP 3 - Lock In Your Rate
By Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
By Phone: Telephone: +27 (21) 741 0944
Accept the rate and we will lock it in for you.
STEP 4 - Converted Currency Delivered
We will confirm that we have received your funds.
STEP 5 - Transaction Confirmed
You will receive an email to confirm the transaction is complete.