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FX Capital and Sable FX merger 

We’re excited to announce that as of 1 March 2018, FX Capital will be merging with Sable FX, a division of Sable International. FX Capital will now be a part of Sable FX, and the brand name FX Capital will no longer exist. Don’t worry, if you’re an FX Capital client, your FX Capital team, contacts and unparalleled service will remain intact as everyone you’ve dealt with at FX Capital are still part of the Sable FX team, just operating under a new name.

What does this mean for your forex transactions?

As we mentioned above, you will still be dealing with the same talented team from FX Capital, merely operating under the Sable FX name. Get in touch with us today if you have any questions about this merger. Fill in the form below or send an email to if you have a specific query.

Read more about Sable FX

Taking money out of South Africa can be complex; working with exchange control regulations and knowing how much money you can transfer out of South Africa requires expert knowledge and understanding. Sable FX assists companies and private clients with all their foreign exchange related transfers and cross-border payments.

We have years of industry experience, facilitating over 140,000 transactions for 60,000 registered clients each year, so we know how to assist clients to make convenient and cost-effective international transfers. We pride ourselves on providing solutions that suit our clients’ unique individual circumstances; our employees are key in achieving this goal.

Our clients include private individuals and over 350 South African companies which incur cross-border payments or receipts. We assist with all foreign transfers, foreign payments and currency risk management requirements.

We have offices in Cape Town, Durban, Johannesburg, London and Melbourne and are fully accredited for your piece of mind. We are licensed in South Africa (FSB Licence), Australia (AFS Licence) as well as the United Kingdom (FCA).

Sable FX is a division of Sable International, a company that offers innovative professional services to international citizens.

Read more about Sable FX's service

Sable FX boasts industry experts with over 20 years of experience. We specialise in private and corporate forex solutions. Our efficient and friendly team process over 140,000 transactions each year for over 60,000 clients worldwide.

In South Africa, we have offices in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban. Our corporate headquarters are situated in London, with satellite offices in Birmingham and Croydon. We also have teams in Sydney and Melbourne. We help our clients make international money transfers to global destinations, simply and quickly. With us, you’ll get better exchange rates and lower fees than a traditional bank can offer you.

Our forex service is 100% fully regulated and above board. We are registered and accredited with all of the relevant bodies in all of the jurisdictions that we operate in.

If you are looking to transfer money out of South Africa and require a Foreign Tax Clearance Certificate, get in touch with one of our experienced brokers who will be happy to assist you through this process.

Our services include



Discretionary allowance transfers up to R1 million*

Investment allowance transfers up to R10 million**

Import and export payments for businesses

Fund transfers into South Africa

Excellent, bank-beating exchange rates

Tax clearance applications

Inheritance and trust transfers to offshore beneficiaries

Currency risk management and hedging strategies

Trade finance

Non-resident accounts


Including foreign investment, gifts, travel, alimony and student fees
** And larger amounts on special application
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About Sable International

We are experts in helping small to medium-sized businesses, private individuals and clients with international interests. These clients are often global citizens with family, offices, suppliers, clients, property or wealth overseas.

We’ve always had a strong South African focus. Our founder and CEO, Reg Bamford is a South African expat living in the UK, so internationalising South Africans is encoded in our corporate DNA. With us as a partner, you'll have immediate access to independent financial advisors, solicitors, CAs, MBAs, forex brokers and tax experts.

Why thousands of people continue using our forex service


Great, bank-beating rates

We transfer your money at rates that banks can’t compete with, we'll make sure you always get a great exchange rate.


Fully regulated

We are fully compliant with the South African Reserve Bank, Financial Services Conduct Authority and South African Revenue Services.


No-obligation consultations

We offer all prospective clients free no-obligation consultations on their personal or business forex needs.


Expert advice

We always provide a personalised service and all our solutions are tailored to our clients’ needs.

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Compliance and regulations

We are fully regulated and registered in South Africa, the UK and Australia. In South Africa, we have an FSB licence (FSP licence number 41900). Our Australian Financial Services Licence (AFSL number 335126) was issued by ASIC.To find out about our certifications and security procedures, visit our compliance page

South Africa

Cape Town

Regent Square
Doncaster Road
Kenilworth 7708 +27 (0) 21 657 2120


25 Richefond Circle
Umhlanga 4320 +27 (0) 31 536 8844

United Kingdom


One Croydon
12-16 Addiscombe Road
Croydon CR0 0XT +44 (0) 20 7759 7514



9 Yarra Street
South Yarra
VIC 3141 +613 (0) 8651 4500

Sable International is a trading name of 1st Contact Money Limited (company number 07070528), registered in England and Wales. We are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority in the UK (FCA no. 517570), the Financial Services Conduct Authority in South Africa (1st Contact Money [PTY] Ltd - FSP no. 41900) and hold an Australian Financial Services Licence issued by ASIC to deal in foreign exchange (1st Contact Group - AFS Licence number 335 126).

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