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

 

USD to FKP interbank exchange rate = 0.7695

Right now the USD/FKP interbank exchange rate is 0.7695. It’s also called the mid-market rate or just the mid-rate and is the rate that banks use when trading large amounts of foreign currencies with one another.

It's the reference rate we use to calculate how much you are being charged to convert Falkland Islands Pound to United States Dollar.

This USD/FKP Converter calculates equivalent United States Dollar to Falkland Islands Pound amounts at the market mid-rate. You can also enter your own rates to find out the percentage difference to the latest market rates you are being charged.

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United States Dollar

Falkland Islands Pound

1 USD 0.7695 FKP
5 USD 3.8475 FKP
10 USD 7.6950 FKP
20 USD 15.39 FKP
50 USD 38.48 FKP
100 USD 76.95 FKP
250 USD 192.38 FKP
500 USD 384.75 FKP
1,000 USD 769.50 FKP
2,000 USD 1,539.00 FKP
5,000 USD 3,847.50 FKP
10,000 USD 7,695.00 FKP
50,000 USD 38,475.00 FKP
100,000 USD 76,950.00 FKP
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United States Dollar

Falkland Islands Pound

1.2996 USD 1 FKP
6.4980 USD 5 FKP
13.00 USD 10 FKP
25.99 USD 20 FKP
64.98 USD 50 FKP
129.96 USD 100 FKP
324.90 USD 250 FKP
649.80 USD 500 FKP
1,299.60 USD 1,000 FKP
2,599.20 USD 2,000 FKP
6,498.00 USD 5,000 FKP
12,996.00 USD 10,000 FKP
64,980.00 USD 50,000 FKP
129,960.00 USD 100,000 FKP
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United States Dollar to Falkland Islands Pound (USD-FKP) - 10 Year History

The below table shows the historic variation in the USD/FKP exchange rate over the last 10 years. The percentage change is the difference from the date shown to present. This lets you decide if the current rate is in your favour. You can also view our various charts of USD versus other currencies : USD historical charts.

DateExchange RatePeriodChange
20 Apr 20190.7695Latest
13 Apr 20190.76471 Week+0.63%
21 Mar 20190.76161 Month+1.04%
22 Oct 20180.77136 Months-0.23%
20 Apr 20180.71401 Year+7.77%
20 Apr 20170.78122 Years-1.5%
21 Apr 20140.59555 Years+29.22%
22 Apr 20090.687710 Years+11.89%

Why can't I just get the USD/FKP market rate I see on Google or in the Media?

The USD/FKP mid-rate is the rate you will see Quoted on Google or the News, nobody except the largest banks and businesses can get exchange rates close to this mid-rate. It is actually just the theoretical half-way point (hence mid-rate) between the last rate at which the USD / FKP was traded (bought or sold) in the international markets.

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.

The closer your final exchange rate is to the market USD/FKP midrate the better deal you are getting.

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

The three things you need in order to get a good USD to FKP exchange rate

  1. Know the latest USD/FKP market mid-rate. The closer your final exchange rate is to this real market rate the better deal you are getting. You should also judge how the current rate compares to the historic rate over the past 10 years.
  2. Compare your Bank's transaction costs to several licensed FX providers, remember to compare the exchange rate margins as well as the various types of fees. We make that easy to do with our calculators for Foreign Transfers and Travel Money transactions.
  3. Review up-to-date Currency News and Forecasts for both the and currencies, if available.

Currency news and forecasts for United States Dollar and Falkland Islands Pound

Whenever you are researching a particular exchange rate you are actually interested in two currencies as the value of a currency must always be quoted relative to a second currency.

So it follows that if you are determining the best time to transact, in this case the USD vs FKP, you should pay attention to both United States Dollar and Falkland Islands Pound news and forecasts.

United States Dollar (USD) - Market news and forecasts

In the third week of April the Dollar Index was rallying strongly towards the mid-97s, slightly below major resistance at 97.70, a break of which would be massively positive for the greenback. The index was up 1.7 percent year-to-date.

The dollar’s strength comes in spite of a dovish surprise in March from the Federal Reserve, which ditched two interest rate hikes from its 2019 projections. Fortunately for dollar holders, the rest of the world has problems and other important central banks also turned dovish, removing much of the incentive for selling USD.

Bloomberg research warned in April of potential for a large upcoming move in the US dollar, up or down. Over the past quarter-century, three prominent troughs in the JPMorgan Global FX Volatility Index were followed by dollar moves over 6-month periods worth 10-15 percent. The index was trading in mid-April at a 5-year low.

Falkland Islands Pound (FKP) - Market news and forecasts

No recent Falkland Islands Pound market updates.