If you want immediate foreign currency get in touch with our experienced team who’ll tell you more about our spot foreign exchange. With this solution, you will get: 

  • Our global expertise and knowledge of the local industry work in your favour.
  • Deals can be booked in any of the major currencies.
  • You can exchange any foreign currency you need with no minimum deal value.
  • You pay no separate commission fees. The cost of the deal is determined by the current exchange rate.
  • We can provide premium foreign currency pricing with the best rates for cash, telegraphic transfers and foreign currency cheques.


We will help you manage different kinds of exposure you face in the day-to-day running of your business, be it foreign exchange, interest rates or commodity risk.

  • We help create certainty over your cash flow, protecting you from foreign exchange exposure
  • We shield you against any interest rate hikes
  • We help you manage your exposure to changes in commodity prices 
  • Derivatives are contracts of which the value depends on (derives from) the value of an underlying asset, reference rate or index
  • Absa markets provides derivative and risk management products like forward contracts, swaps and options


Treasury bills
  • These are government securities issued for periods of 91, 182 and 365 days
  • Interest on these securities is paid at maturity with the principal amount
Treasury bonds
  • These are government securities with the longest maturity, ranging for periods of 2, 3, 5, 10 and 15 years
  • Interest on these securities is paid semi-annually and the principal amount at maturity
Money market
  • Safe and secure investment
  • Premium rates and interest paid at maturity
  • Low risk and competitive return on your funds
  • Flexible investment terms
  • Linked to the account of your choice
  • Available in local and foreign currency
  • Both fixed and unfixed deposits available


We keep you informed about foreign exchange and money markets and you get free daily market commentary about previous trading and the outlook. Our dealers are available to give you market updates, access to research house reposts and news updates on factors that move the market locally and globally, on a daily basis.

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