foreign exchange services for institutional,  corporate and private clients world wide

Corporate & Institutional Clients Private Clients

About Us

Ballinger & Co. provides foreign exchange services to corporate and private clients worldwide.

We are a traditional broker. We focus on building a relationship with each of our clients, ensuring that we have a clear understanding of their business and how FX volatility affects its bottom line. By focusing on our clients’ objectives, we ensure that, with our guidance, they can build an informed strategy that adds real value with every transaction.

We have a dedicated team of dealing, sector & market experts, each of whom are committed to delivering the best outcomes for our clients. Led by an executive team with decades of experience in the FX market, we ensure a high quality, efficient and bespoke service.

Corporate & Institutional Clients

Excellent Service

Ballinger & Co. is a traditional voice broker, with each client served by a dedicated dealer, led by an executive team of market experts. We ensure that we can always deliver a bespoke service.

Our dedicated team will provide detailed market insight to guide and inform our clients’ decisions, designed to deliver a clear advantage to each transaction. We are flexible and efficient and provide a personalised service with a high standard of execution.

FX Risk Exposure Management

We aim to make FX risk exposure management an easy and seamless process, so that clients can focus on core business activity, knowing that they have an efficient and competitive FX solution.

We provide clients with up to date news and market insight to assist their decision-making and deal with FX risk exposure in a timely and efficient manner. Client’s may choose to draw-down or roll-over contracts according to their changing business requirements and take advantage of market volatility by utilising Limit orders. Our dealers ensure they have a detailed understanding of clients’ objectives and always seek out the most competitive solutions.

Invoice Payments

We effect fee free international money transfers via the SWIFT international payment network. This allows clients to focus on core business activities, while removing additional bank transfer charges.

Competitive Pricing

We always offer clients bespoke rates keenly priced based on current markets, and regularly improve on typical bank rates by a significant margin. This allows our clients to keep costs controlled and potentially improve profitability.


Private Clients

Personalised service

Ballinger & Co. provides a traditional voice broking service to private clients worldwide. Our clients require the flexible, efficient and responsive FX facility that we pride ourselves in providing. Our dealers have good relationships with their clients and a clear understanding of their objectives. They provide market knowledge and relevant information to assist clients in their trading decisions and execute each trade carefully and efficiently. Clients can, and do, call their dealer at any time during this process, confident that payments are being appropriately managed according to their instructions.

This ensures that from the point of initial instruction to the final trade confirmation and delivery of the purchase proceeds, clients can ensure they are in control of each transaction, alongside their dedicated dealer.

Personal Payments

We effect international money transfers via the SWIFT international payment network. Our clients are kept informed of their account activity with email notifications and simple, clear statements that are sent to them at each stage of the settlement and delivery process. Our dealers are always happy to discuss any part of a client’s trading history.

Competitive Pricing

We always offer clients bespoke rates keenly priced based on current markets, and regularly improve on typical bank rates by a significant margin.


Compliance & Regulation

Ballinger & Co. is led by a team of executives whose industry experience and success are founded on integrity and trust. It is our duty to ensure that we are fully compliant with all relevant regulations, and we take seriously our clients’ trust that we will do so.

Ballinger & Co. is a matched principal broker. We don’t undertake proprietary trading, we don’t aggregate positions and we don’t allow clients to speculate. Client money is kept in segregated client accounts, separately from company owned funds.

Ballinger & Co:

Is a limited company registered in England and Wales under company number 11401151, registered address: 179 Great Portland Street, London, W1W 5PL
Is authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority under the Payment Services Directive as an Authorised Payment Institution, registration number FRN 825771.
Is registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office, Data Protection Registration number ZA493826.
Is registered with the London Stock Exchange for the purposes of European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR) reporting, LEI 2138006K7ABK4LRUP760.
Operates PSD compliant client safeguarding accounts. Relevant Funds held by Ballinger & Co. remain segregated and protected.