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Countries Where Sterling’s Not Taking A Pounding

The value of the British Pound has steadily dropped in the past three months, impacting expat spending power. At the start of May, the exchange...

New Dollar Fails To Gain Any Currency

Everyone goes through a spell of thinking they have more money in the bank than they really do - but now an entire country...

Money Facts You Need To Take Note Of

As the popular deVere Vault money app expands to offer electronic wallets for 27 currencies, here’s a look at some facts about money you...

Switzerland Is Most Expensive Place In Europe For Expats

Switzerland is the most expensive place for expats in Europe due to the comparative strength of the Swiss franc. Swiss cities take four of the...

How Currency Moves Impact Property Prices For Expats

Shifts in currency values around the world 400are impacting how international buyers are purchasing property. Although rises and falls in local prices are important to...

Economic Chaos As Venezuela Runs Out Of Cash

Venezuela’s crumbling economy has seen millions cross the border with neighbouring Colombia to buy food and essentials. With shop shelves empty and bank withdrawals limited...

QROPS Avoids Pension Foreign Currency Rollercoaster

British expats who rely on pensions to pay their day to day bills have had a rollercoaster ride over the past 10 years. Among the...

Switzerland, most expensive location in the world for expats?

Switzerland is the most expensive location in the world for expats due to the growing strength of the Swiss franc against most other currencies. Zurich,...

Will Official Interest Rate Cuts Affect Australia QROPS?

A cut in the Australian official interest rate are already having an effect on exchange rates – and the value of QROPS pension transfers. The...

Best India Rupee Currency Exchange Rate

If you are remitting India Rupees, how do you choose the best money transfer service from the thousands available? The foreign exchange market is a...

Central Banks Accused of Currency War Conspiracy

A conspiracy theory doing the rounds of foreign exchange markets is claiming the world’s leading central banks have shaken hands on a secret deal...

Petrol Up 6,000% But Is Still The World’s Cheapest

Fuel prices at the pumps may have gone up by more than 6,000%, but drivers in Venezuela still have the cheapest fuel in the...

Currency Exchange Rates According To Burgernomics

If only economic theory was as simple as burgernomics – a straightforward guide to working out whether a currency is under or overvalued against...

Chinese Regulators Don’t Understand Free Markets

Investors are confused over what’s happening in China after a week of enforced trading stoppages, rises and falls that seem to have no sensible...

FX Firm Rapped For Misleading Money Rates And Fees

Advertising watchdogs have warned a foreign currency exchange firm to change misleading rates displayed to customers. Moneycorp handed out leaflets to visitors to a property...

Faster And Cheaper Way To Switch Money Overseas

Transferwise is a new way to send cash around the world – and might save you money at the same time as well. The company...

Protecting Expat Cash Against Currency Risks

Fast moving currency exchange rates can make all the difference to the spending power of expats. Predicting the ups and downs of a pension paid...

Euro Unlikely To Bounce Back Against The Dollar

Expats paid in US dollars or the euro can expect to see huge changes in their fortune over the coming months, according to foreign...

Australian Banks Close Bitcoin Exchange Accounts

Banks and businesses in Australia are shunning virtual currency Bitcoin. Thirteen leading banks have simultaneously frozen or closed Bitcoin exchange current accounts effectively closing off...

Grim Greeks Face Bleak Eurozone Future

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has pledged pensions and salaries will be paid despite bank cash machines starting to run out of cash. Displaying a...