Services - Offered

  • Foreign Currency
  • Travellers Cheques
  • Prepaid Forex Travel Cards
  • Remittance
  • Facilitation Services
  • Travel Insurance

Essel Finance VKC Forex Sell and buy all major foreign currencies to and from customers as per the regulations prescribed by Reserve Bank of India. Essel Finance VKC Forex offers Foreign Exchange services for Leisure visit, Business visit, Education, Immigration, Medical Treatment etc. at highly competitive rates.

Essel Finance VKC Forex undertakes Bulk Purchase / Sales of foreign currencies from/to Authorised Dealers, FFMC's and Franchisees. We also undertake export and import of foreign currencies to/ from various countries around the world.

Essel Finance VKC Forex is one of the Stockists / Sellers of American Express Travellers Cheques in India. Essel Finance VKC Forex was among the regular recipient of American Express Summit Award which is given in recognition towards outstanding sale of American Express Travellers Cheques. You can purchase and encash your Travellers Cheques on return at any of our branches nearest to you.

Some of the Key features of availing Travellers Cheques are as follows:

  • Refunded usually within 24 hours if lost or stolen
  • 24 hours a day, 7 days a week customer support
  • Accepted at thousands of locations worldwide
  • Never expire
  • Offered in variety of currencies and denominations to help meet your travel fund needs
  • ** Terms, conditions and restrictions apply.
  • ** Identification and proof of purchase required.

Customer Usage Guidelines:

  • Sign each Travellers Cheque immediately upon receipt at the place marked Authorised Signature of the Holder
  • Always keep the Sales Receipt(PAF) separately from the Travellers Cheques
  • While you encash the Travellers Cheques countersign at the bottom left corner place.
  • Contact local police to lodge FIR for lost TC's within 24 hours.
  • Contact the call center and inform them within 24 hours using toll free number given at the back PAF(Purchase Agreement Form)

Essel Finance VKC Forex has tied up with HDFC Bank, Axis Bank and ICICI Bank for their Prepaid Travel Card solution. Essel Finance VKC Forex has a white labelled card with ICICI bank and has been co-branded along with Axis Bank and HDFC bank. These cards are available in various major currencies like US Dollar, Euro, British Pound, Australian Dollar, Swiss Franc etc.,

You can contact our branch representative nearest to know more about the product and purchase the same.

Summary of advantages of carrying Prepaid Forex Travel Card is as follows:

  • Accepted at over 20 million Visa / Master Card Merchant Outlets worldwide
  • 24-hour access to cash at over 10,00,000 ATM's anywhere in the World
  • Enhanced security through 4 -digit secure PIN to authorize all ATM transactions
  • Re loadable any time
  • Available in different currencies
  • Add on card facility available
  • Ease of tracking with online statements access
  • Easy Encashment process
  • **Subject to Documentation and funds clearance

As an RBI Authorised Dealer (AD Category II), Essel Finance VKC Forex can undertake the following activities subject to RBI limits and regulations:

  • Private Visits
  • Business Travel
  • Overseas Education.
  • Medical Treatment abroad.
  • Remittance under educational tie up arrangements with universities abroad.
  • Visa fees.
  • Remittance by tour operators / travel agents to overseas agents / principals/ hotels
  • Fee for participation in global conferences and specialized training.
  • Remittance for participation in international events/ competitions (towards training, sponsorship and prize money)
  • Film Shooting
  • Disbursement of crew wages (Cash to Master).
  • Remittance towards fees for examinations held in India and abroad and additional score sheets for GRE, TOEFL etc.
  • Employment and processing, assessment fees for overseas job applications.
  • Emigration and Emigration Consultancy fees.
  • Skills / Credential assessment fees for intending migrants.
  • Processing fees for registration of documents as required by other Governments.
  • Registration / Subscription / Membership fees to International organizations.
  • Cash to Master

Inward Remittances

Essel Finance Essel Finance VKC Forex is associated with Western Union & Money Gram for Inward Money Transfer Service to India to its customers. Western Union and MoneyGram are global leaders in worldwide money transfer services which makes it a safe way to send money to India.

Inward Money Transfer to India is a fast, simple and convenient method to transfer money from anywhere in the world. In India, a person can only receive money through this Inward Money Transfer service. This service operates as per the guidelines issued by Reserve Bank of India.

Essel Finance VKC Forex facilitates Overseas Travel insurance for customers who are in need of short-term / extended period insurance specifically against travel-related emergencies and exigencies.

Some of the advantages of Availing Overseas Travel Insurance

  • Medical expenses covered outside the home country
  • Loss of checked baggage
  • Loss of passport
  • Trip cancellation / Trip delay
  • Emergency cash Advance during exigencies
  • Personal Liability