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Coronavirus panic drives US dollar strength

Currency rates were extremely volatile last week as the coronavirus situation worsened day by day with various countries implementing ever-tougher measures to stop the spread of the disease.

Coronavirus spread fears linger – USD strong – AUD at 11 year lows

This week the US Dollar was touching three-year highs when valued against a basket of major currencies. The greenback's traditional role as one of the safe-haven currencies is helped by a domestic economy that is largely immune to the threats of the coronavirus.

Revolut Card in Australia – Review

We review Revolut, a digital bank that allows users to receive, send and spend money at the interbank exchange rate.

Best Multi-Currency Accounts 2019: WorldFirst vs. TransferWise vs. OFX

We compare the features, exchange rates and security of the three best multi-currency accounts available today — the WorldFirst World Account, the TransferWise Borderless Account and the OFX Global Currency Account.

SendFX Review

SendFX is a fascinating new entrant in the payments industry. It provides discounted cross-border money transfers, multi-currency wallets and other FX solutions to individuals and SMEs, complete with a customer rewards program.

GBP to EUR Forecast

The coronavirus pandemic has replaced Brexit in the headlines for 2020 which is favourable for GBP.

GBP to AUD Forecast

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The success or failure of post Brexit negotations will dominate GBP trends and forecasts in 2020.

GBP to USD Forecasts

The success or failure of post Brexit negotations will dominate GBP trends and forecasts in 2020.

AUD to EUR Forecast

Should post-Brexit clarity emerge in 2020, euro strength should follow and this would compound Aussie weakness, resulting in lower AUD/EUR rates.

AUD to GBP Forecast

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The success or failure of post Brexit negotations will dominate AUD/GBP trends and forecasts in 2020.

AUD to USD Forecast

Forecasts for the AUD/USD in 2020 are influenced by three factors; the coronavirus impact on economies, changes in the delta between interest rates in Australia and the US and also the trade war between China and the US.

WorldFirst add Hong Kong Dollar and Chinese Yuan to World Accounts

WorldFirst add Hong Kong Dollar and Chinese Yuan to World Accounts

World Accounts now let your business collect funds and pay local suppliers in HKD or make payments to offshore CNY (CNH) accounts in China.

OFX Global Currency Account – BER Review

OFX Global Currency Account – Independent BER Review OFX Global Currency Account: A Summary OFX has a 30-year history and is one of the largest foreign exchange specialists in the world. It offers a “Global Currency Account” that allows online sellers to hold, send and receive funds in GBP, EUR, USD, AUD, CAD and HKD. […]

AUD to INR Forecast

A decrease in AUD/INR is expected in 2020, and that's bad news for Indian expat workers, who represent one of the largest groups remitting money from Australia.

AUD to JPY Forecast

The FX market's bellwether for risk sentiment, AUD/JPY, is expected by NAB at ¥78 at the end of 2020.

Japanese yen JPY forecasts for 2020

Goldman Sachs forecast the downward course for Dollar to Yen to continue with a USD/JPY rate of 95 in the near future. JPY in the markets You can also read our full Foreign Exchange Guide to Japan. Note the Japanese yen is a low value currency, against the US dollar it is normally quoted as […]

Hong Kong dollar HKD forecasts for 2020

Forecasts and predictions for the Hong Kong dollar change all the time, affected by news events and relative sentiment towards the HK economy. This continually updated article reviews HKD bank forecasts and popular cross-rate trends.

Swiss franc CHF forecasts for 2020

Forecasts for the Swiss franc change all the time, affected by news events and relative sentiment towards the Swiss economy. This continually updated article reviews the latest forecasts from banks and FX experts as well as news and recent movements of CHF in the currency markets.

WorldFirst World Account – BER Review

WorldFirst World Account – Independent BER Review World Account: A Summary WorldFirst, a market leader in the international payments space, offers a multi-currency “World Account” that allows businesses to hold, send and receive funds in 10 major currencies: GBP, EUR, USD, AUD, CAD, JPY, SGD, NZD, CNH and HKD. With a World Account, businesses can […]

TransferWise Borderless Account – BER Review

TransferWise’s Borderless Account allows users to hold and convert funds in 40 different currencies and send and spend internationally, all at the “real” exchange rate and with exceptionally low service fees. Users can also receive major-currency payments free of charge.

Indian rupee INR forecasts for 2020

Forecasts for the Indian rupee change all the time, affected by news events and relative sentiment towards the Indian economy. This continually updated article reviews the latest forecasts from banks and FX experts as well as news and recent movements of INR in the currency markets.

Malaysian Ringgit MYR forecasts for 2020

Forecasts for the Malaysian ringgit change all the time, affected by news events such as the Coronavirus and relative sentiment towards the Malaysian economy. This continually updated article reviews MYR bank forecasts and popular cross-rate trends.

Australian dollar AUD forecasts for 2020

Forecasts and predictions for the Australian dollar change all the time, affected by news events and relative sentiment towards the Australian economy. This continually updated article reviews AUD bank forecasts and popular cross-rate trends.

Canadian dollar CAD forecasts for 2020

Forecasts for the Canadian dollar change all the time, affected by news events and relative sentiment towards the Canadian economy. This continually updated article reviews CAD bank forecasts and popular cross-rate trends.

Euro Forecasts for 2020

Forecasts for the euro change all the time, affected by news events and relative sentiment towards the overall Eurozone economy. This continually updated article reviews EUR bank forecasts and popular cross-rate trends.

NZ dollar NZD forecasts for 2020

GBP Trends, News and Forecasts for 2020

USD Forecasts, Trends and News for 2020

Singapore dollar SGD forecasts for 2020

Sydney CBD – Best Currency Exchange Rates

OFX 2019 Review – Foreign transfers with OFX compared

Travelex & TravelMoneyOz – Who has best rates?

Travel Money Oz – BER Review

Revolut App & Card – Best Exchange Rates Review

Melbourne CBD – Best Currency Exchange Rates

What is a Closed Currency?

The US Dollar Currency

Gold Coast – Best Currency Exchange Rates

Best Currency Exchange Rates in Adelaide CBD

Travelex Exchange Rates – Europe

Best Ways to Save on Currency Exchange

Scotiabank Exchange Rates – BER Review

Best Currency Exchange Rates – London

Transferwise changes Eurozone fee structure

HiFX Money Transfer Review

Lloyds Bank Exchange Rates

Travelex Exchange Rates New Zealand – BER Review

Travelex US Exchange Rates – BER Review

Travelex Canada Exchange Rates – BER Review

Travelex Exchange Rates UK – BER Review

Travelex Exchange Rates Australia – BER Review

Australia Post Exchange Rates Compared

Xoom Reviewed

TransferWise Money Transfers – Review

CurrencyFair Foreign Transfers – BER Review

Best Currency Exchange Rates- Birmingham

St George Bank Exchange Rates – BER Review

Commonwealth Bank Exchange Rates – BER Review

Westpac Exchange Rates – BER Review

ANZ Bank Exchange Rates Compared

Best Currency Exchange Rates – Glasgow

HSBC Exchange Rates Compared

Best Travel Money Exchange Rates – Manchester

WeSwap – Travel Money & Card Provider – UK & EU

BER-News: Bitcoin below $US10K mark (again)

BER-News: Cryptos hung onto recent gains.

BER-News: Global equity losses – flight to USD safety

WorldFirst Foreign Transfers – BER Review

Best Currency Exchange Rates in Brisbane CBD

Perth CBD – Best Currency Exchange Rates

DBS Exchange Rates

InstaReM – BER Review

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Top Five Tips for Buying Property Overseas

Foreign Currency Accounts – Pros and Cons

Business Case Studies for Managing FX Risk

XE Money Transfer – BER Review

Travel Money – Which is Best? Cash or Cards

OFX & BestExchangeRates – Zero fee offer

Understanding Foreign Transfer Exchange Rates & Fees

A Guide to Buying Overseas Property

Transferwise changes UK fee structure

Comparing Australian Bank Exchange Rates

What Is a Limit Order?

Managing Business Payments for Overseas Suppliers

Save Money with Regular Overseas payments

Paying for Overseas Luxury Purchases

What Is a Forward Contract?

Expats Repatriating Funds

Ramsdens Exchange Rates – BER Review

NAB Exchange Rates – BER Review

TorFX International Money Transfers – BER Review

TorFX – Trust Pilot Reviews & Ratings

Foreign Exchange Provider Information

Australia Week in China Trade Delegation

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Money Exchange TV – This Week’s Big Currency Movers

BER Rate Checks

Four dangerous currency exchange myths

WorldRemit – BER Review

BestExchangeRates Rate Comparison Disclaimer

The downside to a lower Australian dollar

Azimo Reviewed

Yen & Onsen – Skiing Japan

Experiment: $100K sent with OFX saves $3K vs $100K sent via a Bank

Currencies Direct – BER Review

Explaining Peer-to-Peer Money Transfers

Taking advantage of strong exchange rates for the Australian dollar

Santander

Royal Bank of Scotland

Natwest

TD Canada Trust

Royal Bank of Canada

Coast Capital Savings

Canada Post

When is the Foreign Exchange Market Open around the world?

Top 4 travel destinations where the Australian dollar works hardest

Western Union

Bank of Queensland

Retail FX spread trading – why its a racket

FX Vendor

Wells Fargo

State Bank of India (SBI)

American Express

Prepaid Travel Cards vs Cash or Credit cards

High or Low AUD, who Benefits?

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Candlestick Charts: How to Interpret?

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Why is it that when I go to a foreign currency exchange rate counter I never get the rate that I see on the news?

Malaysia Ringgit – case of false advertising?

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