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Falkland Islands - Falkland Islands pound - Currency Guide

 

Foreign exchange guide to the Falkland Islands and the Falkland Islands pound (FKP)

     

USD/FKP Trend (90-day)

USDFKP at 0.7151 has fallen 0.8% below its 90-day average, range 0.7069-0.7305.
1D-0.7% 30DLOW
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Alerts:1D-0.7% | 30DLOW |
 
Recent USD to FKP Trend + Alerts

The above interactive chart shows the USD/FKP Exchange Rate, Trends and Alerts - UP DOWN HIGH LOW

   

FKP News, Forecasts and Trends

US dollar to Falkland Islands pound - Historical Rates

USD/FKPChangePeriod
0.7238
30 Apr 2021
1.2% ▼1 Week
0.7277
07 Apr 2021
1.7% ▼30 Days
0.7280
06 Feb 2021
1.8% ▼90 Days
0.8082
07 May 2020
11.5% ▼1 Year
0.6933
08 May 2016
3.1% ▲5 Years
0.6112
10 May 2011
17% ▲10 Years

USD/FKP 10 year historic rates & change to 07-May-2021 : 0.7151

 

$10,000 USD
=
£7,151 FKP

Converted at USD/FKP interbank rate, compare Send Money and Currency Exchange exchange rates.

US dollar to Falkland Islands pound - Quick Convert

USD FKP
$ 1 £ 0.7151
$ 5 £ 3.5755
$ 10 £ 7.1510
$ 20 £ 14.30
$ 50 £ 35.76
$ 100 £ 71.51
$ 250 £ 178.78
$ 500 £ 357.55
$ 1,000 £ 715.10
$ 2,000 £ 1,430
$ 5,000 £ 3,576
$ 10,000 £ 7,151
$ 50,000 £ 35,755
$ 100,000 £ 71,510
More amounts
USD FKP
$ 1.3985 £ 1
$ 6.9925 £ 5
$ 13.99 £ 10
$ 27.97 £ 20
$ 69.93 £ 50
$ 139.85 £ 100
$ 349.63 £ 250
$ 699.25 £ 500
$ 1,399 £ 1,000
$ 2,797 £ 2,000
$ 6,993 £ 5,000
$ 13,985 £ 10,000
$ 69,925 £ 50,000
$ 139,850 £ 100,000
More amounts
 

Frequently Asked Questions

 

What currency should I use in the Falkland Islands?

The domestic currency in the Falkland Islands is the Falkland Islands pound.

What is the Falkland Islands pound currency code and symbol?

The three letter currency code for the Falkland Islands pound is FKP — symbol is £.

Which countries use the Falkland Islands pound?

It is the domestic currency in    Falkland Islands.

Is the Falkland Islands pound a closed currency?

No, the Falkland Islands pound is freely available and convertible. See guide: What is a closed currency?

 

Travel, Currency and Money saving tips for the Falkland Islands

Travel money for the Falkland Islands

Save money and time by Ordering your Falkland Islands pound online from Travelex, you get better rates and can pick up the FKP cash locally or even on travel day at the airport.

Another popular option is to use a Pre-paid Travel Card. Your Debit/Credit Card provider will charge you 2% from market mid-rate, but your bank may also charge an extra 3% as an “Overseas Transaction Charge” plus “Overseas ATM” fees for withdrawing cash.

For card purchases if offered a choice of currencies always select to Pay in Falkland Islands pound otherwise you may get much worst exchange rates.

 

Send Money to the Falkland Islands - Best Rates

To get a good (and fair) exchange rate when sending money to the Falkland Islands you need to find and compare exchange rates for International Money Transfers (IMTs).

The available FX rates for sending money abroad can be very different to the mid-market (wholesale) rate which you see reported online and in the News.

You should especially compare your own bank's exchange rates to those available from Money Transfer specialists to see how much you can save - we make that calculation easy in the below table.


Get a better deal for foreign transfers to the Falkland Islands

When sending money to the Falkland Islands it’s important to compare your bank’s rates & fees with those we have negotiated with our partner money transfer providers. To get a better deal you should follow these 4 simple steps :

  1. Open an account with a BER reviewed FX provider (id docs may be required)
  2. You specify the local or Falkland Islands pound amount you want to transfer
  3. Make a local currency domestic transfer for the requested amount to the provider's bank account in your country
  4. Once your funds are received by the provider the converted FKP amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in the Falkland Islands.

Use the above Send to Falkland Islands pound calculator to compare the exchange rates of FX specialist providers rates versus your bank's standard rates you can hopefully save around 5% and maybe more - end result is more Falkland Islands pound deposited into the recipient bank account and less margins and fees kept by the banks!


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