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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 LSL interbank exchange rate = 14.0775

Right now the USD/LSL interbank exchange rate is 14.0775. 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 Lesotho Loti to United States Dollar.

This USD/LSL Converter calculates equivalent United States Dollar to Lesotho Loti 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

Lesotho Loti

1 USD 14.08 LSL
5 USD 70.39 LSL
10 USD 140.78 LSL
20 USD 281.55 LSL
50 USD 703.88 LSL
100 USD 1,407.75 LSL
250 USD 3,519.38 LSL
500 USD 7,038.75 LSL
1,000 USD 14,077.50 LSL
2,000 USD 28,155.00 LSL
5,000 USD 70,387.50 LSL
10,000 USD 140,775.00 LSL
50,000 USD 703,875.00 LSL
100,000 USD 1,407,750.00 LSL
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United States Dollar

Lesotho Loti

0.0710 USD 1 LSL
0.3552 USD 5 LSL
0.7104 USD 10 LSL
1.4207 USD 20 LSL
3.5518 USD 50 LSL
7.1035 USD 100 LSL
17.76 USD 250 LSL
35.52 USD 500 LSL
71.04 USD 1,000 LSL
142.07 USD 2,000 LSL
355.18 USD 5,000 LSL
710.35 USD 10,000 LSL
3,551.75 USD 50,000 LSL
7,103.50 USD 100,000 LSL
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United States Dollar to Lesotho Loti (USD-LSL) - 10 Year History

The below table shows the historic variation in the USD/LSL 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 201914.0775Latest
13 Apr 201914.01331 Week+0.46%
21 Mar 201914.38001 Month-2.1%
22 Oct 201814.32266 Months-1.71%
20 Apr 201812.09501 Year+16.39%
20 Apr 201713.23522 Years+6.36%
21 Apr 201410.51085 Years+33.93%
22 Apr 20099.013810 Years+56.18%

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

The USD/LSL 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 / LSL 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/LSL 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 LSL exchange rate

  1. Know the latest USD/LSL 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 Lesotho Loti

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 LSL, you should pay attention to both United States Dollar and Lesotho Loti 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.

Lesotho Loti (LSL) - Market news and forecasts

No recent Lesotho Loti market updates.