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Here’s the place to watch progress on the euro, keep pace with changes affecting the value of US dollar and British Pound and monitor the growing international importance of China’s Renminbi. The world’s money markets are ticking over 24/7 and if you need to switch money between currencies, you need inside information on the best time to move your cash. iExpats.com provides news, commentary and analysis about currency to help you keep in touch with the latest rates. So, whether you need to know the latest currency news as a FOREX trader, how the pound is currently doing against the dollar, or if you simply want to know how purchasing and selling on a day to day basis is affecting your spending, then check out the latest info on iExpats.com

Japanese Economy Gives Investors A Yen For Risk

A number of different factors have joined together to encourage investors to ditch safe assets and head for riskier investments. Many professional investors are heading...
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How The UK Credit Rating Slip Hits The Expat Pound

Sterling has plummeted against other major currencies following the loss of the UK’s AAA credit rating – and the falling value is likely to...

Bitcoins Hit Peak As Real Currencies Flounder

Bitcoin, the digital currency that is worth nothing in the real world is trading at a record high online. Unlike the Pound, US dollars or...
Currency Exchange

Playing Currency Rates Can Boost Expat Savings

Expats scratching around for reasonable returns on their savings accounts are finding most offshore banks and building societies are cutting rates to less than...

Euro Set To Fall Over Inflation And Growth Fears

The Euro is ready to face another big fall in value as European Central Bank President Mario Draghi disclosed he fears recent currency gains...

Currency Burgernomics

Burgernomics is a fun comparison that looks at whether a country’s currency is under or overvalued. The ‘Bag Mac Index’, or Burgernomics, was started by...
Currency Exchange

How Expats Can Earn More From Currency

For expats living and working abroad there is an issue when it comes to being paid in Pounds Sterling and that’s when it comes...

Weak Yen Could Trigger A Global Currency War

Japan’s bid to strengthen the rapidly declining yen could spark a ‘currency war’, according to economic experts. The move by Japan has also been criticised...
Currency Exchange

How Currency Overlay And Hedging Shield Investors

In the search for profits, investors are being urged to diversify their portfolios and look at investing in foreign equity markets. However, this brings a...

Why Japan Is Yearning For A Weaker Yen

Japan has plunged back in to recession and experts predict the nation’s economic prospects are disappointing for a once great world trade power. Adjusted figures...

How The Debt Crisis Rocked The Euro

The European Central Bank (ECB) says the eurozone financial crisis has had a ‘significant impact’ on European money markets and is a key factor...
Forex Trading for Beginners – an FAQ

Forex Trading for Beginners – an FAQ

Forex – foreign exchange - is trading currencies to make a profit, but to make money, traders have to understand how the market works. Here,...
Foreign Currency Exchange Rates

Finding the Best Foreign Currency Exchange Rates

Buying foreign exchange currency is always a worry about whether you are getting a good deal. With so many places offering currency exchange, it’s wise...
Pound Rises as UK Pulls Free of Recession

Pound Rises as UK Pulls Free of Recession

The Pound has risen on international money markets as Britain has pulled free of double dip recession with the best quarterly growth for five...
Currency

Currency Shifts as Stubborn Spain Blocks Eurozone Action

Nations in the single currency are fail as team players and continuing to place self-interest before the common good is pulling down the value...
Pound powers to highest for a year against dollar

Pound powers to highest for a year against dollar

The Pound climbed to a 13-month high against the US Dollar after the UK government released better than expected borrowing figures. The Pound hit $1.63...
Draghi drags the euro to centre stage again

Draghi drags the euro to centre stage again

All eyes will be on the Euro as European Central Bank president Mario Draghi promises to drag his long-awaited blueprint to save the single...
Greenbacks are no longer the envy of the currency world

Greenbacks are no longer the envy of the currency world

The US dollar has been the currency ruler every other denomination is valued against, but the greenback no longer reigns supreme. Taking the buying power...
More Euro promises - but can Draghi really deliver?

More Euro promises – but can Draghi really deliver?

European Central Bank president Mario Draghi has pledged to do all he can to support the euro in coming weeks, but can he really...
Euro slumps to four year low against the Pound

Euro slumps to four year low against the Pound

Expats finally have some good financial news as the Pound soars to a four-year high against the Euro. One euro is now worth just 77p...

The Expat Brexit Survey

The Expat Brexit Survey

Have your say about Brexit and how leaving the European Union will affect your life, work and retirement, take a few minutes to give...

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