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An Uncertain Performance from the British Pound against the New Zealand Dollar

Posted by Allison on 24 February 2017

We are used to seeing erratic exchange rates between the British pound and the New Zealand dollar. So, how have things developed so far during this year?



Has the British Pound Made a Better Start to the Year?

Posted by Allison on 30 January 2017

Brexit triggered an immediate fall in the British pound versus the US dollar, something we were perhaps expecting at the time. However, in the months since then, it has had a rocky journey to navigate. So, would the first month in 2017 see the British currency faring better to start the year?



India Bans Widely-Used Banknotes

Posted by Allison on 29 November 2016

Banning banknotes doesn’t happen often. Usually, it involves taking infrequently-used notes out of the monetary system. But this isn’t what’s happened in India.



What Was the Sterling Flash Crash?

Posted by Allison on 28 October 2016

Three words reverberated around the currency markets about three weeks ago – sterling flash crash. But what was it, how did it happen and what happened next?



Will the Euro Start Dropping Against the US Dollar Again?

Posted by Allison on 20 September 2016

The euro started September in fairly weak fashion, but it has done better of late than we have seen recently. Where will it go for the remainder of the month though?



UK Freelancers Benefit from Getting Paid in US Dollars

Posted by Allison on 6 September 2016

Much has been made recently of the nosedive the British pound took in value following the vote for Brexit. While it doesn’t benefit anyone looking to exchange money to go abroad, some people are benefiting from the change.



What Did Brexit Do to Sterling?

Posted by Allison on 25 July 2016

So we voted for Brexit in the EU Referendum last month. Now we can take a closer look at what really happened to the British pound after that result became known.



Will European Holidays Be More Expensive if Brexit Occurs?

Posted by Allison on 7 June 2016

No one knows quite what will happen if Britain votes to leave the European Union. With that said, no one knows what will happen if we vote to stay. But the British pound has already been suffering in the face of uncertainty. Does that mean pricier holidays to Europe are on the way?



Would Brexit Lead to a Run On the British Pound?

Posted by Allison on 27 May 2016

If you have been reading about the EU Referendum, now due to take place in just four weeks, you may have heard the British pound could rise or fall on the result of the vote. However, what do we really know about what could happen?



Money of No Value

Posted by Allison on 29 April 2016

The value of money is very different to what it is actually worth. This is true of many world currencies today – and it is a very different world compared to the one we knew many years ago.



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