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CAD/BRL - Rate Guide

Canadian Dollar to Brazilian Real exchange rates aren't all the same.

The total cost you are charged by your bank or foreign exchange provider consists of a margin from the interbank mid-rate plus fees. These margins and fees vary significantly for International Money Transfers and Travel Money transactions as shown below.

 

CAD/BRL Exchange Rates and Providers Compared

This guide to the Canadian Dollar to Brazilian Real exchange rate with 90-day chart & alerts, historic rates, forecasts and CAD to BRL comparison tables for foreign transfers and travel money rates and fees on offer by banks and foreign exchange providers. Calculate amounts and rate margins with the CAD/BRL Calculator.

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CAD/BRL - 90 Day Rate Alerts

1 CAD = 3.1256 BRL

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CAD/BRL over the last 90 days

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Canadian Dollar

Brazilian Real

1 CAD 3.1256 BRL
5 CAD 15.63 BRL
10 CAD 31.26 BRL
20 CAD 62.51 BRL
50 CAD 156.28 BRL
100 CAD 312.56 BRL
250 CAD 781.40 BRL
500 CAD 1,562.80 BRL
1,000 CAD 3,125.60 BRL
2,000 CAD 6,251.20 BRL
5,000 CAD 15,628.00 BRL
10,000 CAD 31,256.00 BRL
50,000 CAD 156,280.00 BRL
100,000 CAD 312,560.00 BRL
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Canadian Dollar

Brazilian Real

0.3199 CAD 1 BRL
1.5995 CAD 5 BRL
3.1990 CAD 10 BRL
6.3980 CAD 20 BRL
16.00 CAD 50 BRL
31.99 CAD 100 BRL
79.98 CAD 250 BRL
159.95 CAD 500 BRL
319.90 CAD 1,000 BRL
639.80 CAD 2,000 BRL
1,599.50 CAD 5,000 BRL
3,199.00 CAD 10,000 BRL
15,995.00 CAD 50,000 BRL
31,990.00 CAD 100,000 BRL
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CAD/BRL - Historical Trends

This table shows historic rates and trends of Canadian Dollar to Brazilian Real over periods upto 10 years.

PeriodChange*CAD/BRLDate
1 Day-0.5%3.143419 Sep 2019
7 Day+1.7%3.073713 Sep 2019
30 Day+3.2%3.029221 Aug 2019
3 Month+8.2%2.888722 Jun 2019
1 Year-1%3.158320 Sep 2018
5 Year+44.5%2.163421 Sep 2014
10 Year+85%1.689922 Sep 2009

*For period to 20-Sep 21UTC when CAD/BRL was 3.1268

You can use our CAD interactive charts to check CADBRL historic trends.

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CAD and BRL in the Markets

When determining the best time to make a foreign exchange transaction, in this case the CAD vs BRL, you should pay attention to the recent market trends for both currencies.

 

Canadian Dollar (CAD)

The Canadian dollar stormed ahead in the second half of June, rising to a 16-week high against the US dollar and to 8-month highs against the euro, pound, Australian and New Zealand dollars. Against the Aussie, a minimal additional increase would take CAD to a 9-year high.

Supporting the loonie was a 10 percent rise in the oil price (oil is among Canada’s most exported products but is volatile and can’t be relied upon), a large and welcome jump in inflation, and dovishness at major central banks of the world, including the Federal Reserve, ECB and RBA.

Any delay to Canadian ratification of the USMCA trade deal (already accepted by Mexico) is likely to depress sentiment on Canada’s currency.

Read more in the article CAD Forecasts.

 

Brazilian Real (BRL)

In late May, the real rallied away from 7-month lows against the dollar and euro. It remains, however, 21 percent and 13 percent lower than early 2018 levels against those currencies.

One of the most accurate currency forecasters of the past year (per Bloomberg rankings), Commerzbank’s You-Na Park, is optimistic about the real. He sees the currency's value rising 10 percent before year-end, from 3.98 per USD at the time of writing to 3.6, although he says that strength is dependent upon government pension reforms being passed (likely in the second half of this year).

Why can't I just get the CAD/BRL market rate I see online or in the media?

The mid-rate is the rate you will see quoted online or the news. It is actually just the half-way point (hence mid-rate) between the last rate at which the CAD / BRL was traded (bought or sold) in the international markets.

All foreign exchange providers charge a fee for providing their service and this fee is usually contained within the exchange rate margin (or difference to the mid-rate). Some providers such as Transferwise will quote you the mid-rate (or close to) and charge a separate percentage fee.

Getting a good market rate is mainly about timing however the transaction margin you end up being charged can be considerably reduced by around a few percent (of total amount being exchanged) for travel money and possibly over 5% to 6% when sending money. The exact potential savings depends on the currencies being exchanged and the amount you are transferring and if you are willing to shop around.

Our real-time foreign transfer and travel money/cards comparison calculators make shopping around easy and help you calculate how much you can save.

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