Our History

The strength of our heritage is the backbone of Monex, with more than 37 years’ of experience in the FX industry.

Monex S.A.P.I. de C.V.

Monex Europe Limited is part of the wider financial services group, Monex S.A.P.I. de C.V. (formerly Monex S.A.B. de C.V.) (“Monex”), a global investment-grade financial services institution.

A specialist in commercial foreign exchange, the group services more than 66,000 clients worldwide. Monex’s team of experienced and professional FX specialists provide local support to corporate and institutional clients in each region of the world.

Part of the Monex group, Monex Europe Limited is an independent subsidiary of Monex Europe Holdings Limited. Monex Europe Holdings Limited operates various subsidiaries in the FX industry, comprising of Monex Europe Limited, Monex Europe Markets Limited, Monex Europe S.A., Monex Canada Inc., MonFX Pte Ltd.; with offices in the UK, Spain, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Toronto and Singapore.

Financial strength

The financial strength, corporate structure and governance of Monex enables the group to continually invest in the business, improve our client offering, scale our operations and maintain agility to constantly adapt in an ever-changing regulatory environment.

All entities under Monex Europe Holdings Limited are regulated for different products and services within the jurisdictions in which they operate. Details of the different entities can be found here. Details of the respective entities’ regulatory status and available products and services can then be found on the relevant links to the individual jurisdictions’ website.

Timeline of Monex


Headquartered in Mexico City, Monex was founded in 1985 to address the payment and currency exchange needs of companies doing business internationally.

2001 onwards

Monex expands product offering and operations with a number of strategic acquisitions.


Expanding internationally, Monex acquires FX specialist, Schneider Foreign Exchange in July 2012, which was subsequently renamed to Monex Europe Limited. Monex Europe is headquartered in London, United Kingdom. During 2012, Monex also starts operating in Spain.


Monex Europe Markets Limited is established. Monex Europe Markets is an investment firm authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, offering structured FX products and services to professional clients only. It is a subsidiary of Monex Europe Limited.


Monex Europe opens a sales representative office in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.


Building on the success in Europe, Monex Canada Inc. was launched as a subsidiary, focused on providing local support to corporate clients in North America.


As part of the group’s global expansion, Monex establishes a presence in Asia with the launch of MonFX, our firm based in Singapore.


In December 2020, Monex establishes a regulated entity in Luxembourg, Monex Europe S.A. The entity provides FX payment services to European-based clients. Sales representative offices in Madrid and Amsterdam become part of Monex Europe S.A.


MonFX expands its product offering by obtaining a CMS Licence for dealing in FX OTC derivatives contracts.

Monex locations


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