Banking and Foreign Exchange in South Africa

banking foreign exchange south africaSetting up a business in a foreign country involves opening bank accounts and transferring money, often involving regulations unknown to the foreign business owner. Intergate helps you make sense of banking and foreign exchange in South Africa and offer services to help you handle your money correctly from the start.


Our in-house consultants get to know your business inside-out before making recommendations. This ensures a tailor-made solution that fits the business and its needs. If you do decide to let us help you, we can assist with any or all of the following:

  • Corporate bank accounts
  • Cash account options for larger cash holdings.
  • Personalised banking.

The best thing is that everything happens in our boardroom, from the first consultation to the physical act of opening bank accounts. There is no need for you spend hours waiting in queues or holding for operators.

Foreign exchange

Transferring money in and out of South Africa is not as straightforward in many other countries, due to exchange control regulations that are in place. Adhering to these is crucial to ensure repatriation of funds can take place.

Use our services and you can count on all of the following:

  • The very best exchange rates.
  • Safe and secure trading.
  • All exchange control approval.
  • Advice on foreig exchange control and compliance thereof.
  • The ability to open accounts for money transfers before arriving in South Africa.

Let us help you with banking and foreign exchange in South Africa

To see exactly what we can do for your business, give us a call. You can dial +27 (0) 21 424 2460 to speak to one of our consultants in Cape Town or speak to someone in Johannesburg instead by calling +27 (0)11 234 4275. Alternatively, request a free call back for us to contact you.

As South Africa’s only immigration company with ISO 9001 certification, you know you can count on superior service when dealing with Intergate. Our expertise is guaranteed too, as all our client managers have been tested and registered with the Department of Home Affairs. There really is no-one better to help you with banking and foreign exchange in South Africa.