For a more rewarding travel experience, purchase your foreign exchange from Investec Private Bank
Investec Private Bank Foreign Exchange offers the following flexible options to suit your particular travel requirements:
- Foreign currency notes*
- American Express traveller's cheques*
- Telegraphic transfers (S.W.I.F.T.)
*Please note that for cash and traveller's cheques, stock needs to be confirmed if the currency you are purchasing is anything other then USD, GBP or EUR.
You'll earn one Investec Dividends point for every R35 of foreign exchange purchased with your Investec Private Bank Account card from Investec Private Bank Foreign Exchange. This applies to traveller's cheques and cash only.
Order your foreign exchange from Investec Private Bank now
To make the ordering and collection of your foreign exchange easy and convenient, Investec Private Bank Foreign Exchange provides the following services:
- Please call +27 11 290 8842 for any queries or to order Foreign Exchange telephonically
- A consultant will contact the customer within 24 hours of receiving the enquiry for Foreign Exchange
- Providing currencies and denominations - to suit your needs
- Arranging for free personal delivery - to your preferred address within 24 hours (within a 50 km radius of an American Express branch), provided you place your order before 14:00 on the working day before you need your foreign exchange
- Arranging for you to collect cash and traveller's cheques - from American Express and O.R. Tambo International Airport between 05:00 and 21:00, seven days a week, 365 days a year. You are able to exchange your traveller's cheques for cash at any American Express outlet worldwide. To locate
- American Express outlets, click here
- Accepting telephonic instructions - for cash and traveller's cheques
- Re-purchasing surplus currency on your return - in line with the SARB requirements, surplus currency needs to be repurchased within 30 days of your return to South Africa
* Please note: As per SARB regulations, you may only purchase foreign exchange up to, but not exceeding, 60 days prior to your departure date from South Africa.
Please complete the form below and submit your details. An Investec Private Bank Foreign Exchange consultant will contact you shortly.