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When it comes to the FX market, no advisor is more trusted in Australia.

Our clients have access to research and insights from some of the world's top FX forecasters, underpinned by access to the best data in Australia. It's this combination of experience and unparalleled resources that sets us apart from our competitors.

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No matter how simple or complex your requirements, we can provide FX solutions for you and your business from our comprehensive range of products and services.

Our FX experts will ensure quick, convenient and personalised service, delivering highly responsive, market-leading advice.

We can provide solutions in:
  • spot FX
  • forward FX
  • flexible forwards
  • vanilla and exotic options
  • swaps
  • pre-deliveries and extensions
  • non-deliverable forwards
  • hedging
  • foreign currency accounts
  • foreign currency term deposits

In addition to this, our market-leading platform CommBiz Markets allows you to manage foreign exchange online in a fast, easy to use and secure environment.

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We have some of Australia's most experienced and talented FX experts in our team. And with unparalleled access to global resources, we'll give you the edge in the FX market.

Richard Grace
Chief Currency Strategist
BEc, MEc
Richard has been responsible for all research and forecasting of our foreign exchange rates since July 2005. He has almost 20 years work experience as both an economist and currency strategist, including two years for West Deutsche Landesbank in London, and the Asia Pacific Research Institute, Macquarie University.
  • Ranked 6th best currency forecaster globally by Bloomberg, June 2010 (excluding AUD and NZD trades).
  • Ranked top currency forecaster for 2010 for EUR/GBP trade and fifth best for CNY/USD trades.
Joseph Capurso
Currency Strategist
BEc (Hons)
Joseph joined Commonwealth Bank in May 2005. He is involved in monitoring and forecasting trends in Australian and foreign economies and drawing implications for currencies. Previously Joseph was an economist in the Bank's research team, the Prime Minister's Department, Econtech and Treasury.
  • Ranked 5th globally for Asian FX forecasts by Bloomberg (including 1st CNY and KRW, 3rd HKD and 4th PHP).
Andy Ji
Asian Currency Strategist
Ec PhD
Andy joined the Commonwealth Bank in October 2010. He is responsible for Asian economics and currencies at the Bank. Prior to this role, Andy worked as an Asian currency strategist at the Royal Bank of Scotland and UBS, and as an economist at the Monetary Authority of Singapore and the European Central Bank.
  • Ranked 5th globally for Asian FX forecasts by Bloomberg (including 1st CNY and KRW, 3rd HKD and 4th PHP).

Awards and Recognition
  • No. 1 'Most trusted advisor', Peter Lee Associates Foreign Exchange survey, Australia 2010.
  • No. 1 'Best personal relationship', Peter Lee Associates Foreign Exchange Competitive Situation Report, Australia 2010.
  • No. 1 'Tailored options solutions' in Currency Options, Peter Lee Associates Foreign Exchange Competitive Situation Report, Australia 2010.
  • No. 1 'Market judgement and timing strategies' in Currency Options, Peter Lee Associates Foreign Exchange Competitive Situation Report, Australia 2010.
  • Australia's Best Foreign Exchange Provider 2010, Global Finance magazine.

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    As this information has been prepared without considering your objectives, financial situation or needs, you should, before acting on the advice, consider its appropriateness to your circumstances. View our Financial Services Guide (PDF 56kb). View the Product Disclosure Statements (PDS) for Foreign Exchange products here