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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 SCR interbank exchange rate = 13.7121

Right now the USD/SCR interbank exchange rate is 13.7121. 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 Seychellois Rupee to United States Dollar.

This USD/SCR Converter calculates equivalent United States Dollar to Seychellois Rupee 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

Seychellois Rupee

1 USD 13.71 SCR
5 USD 68.56 SCR
10 USD 137.12 SCR
20 USD 274.24 SCR
50 USD 685.61 SCR
100 USD 1,371.21 SCR
250 USD 3,428.03 SCR
500 USD 6,856.05 SCR
1,000 USD 13,712.10 SCR
2,000 USD 27,424.20 SCR
5,000 USD 68,560.50 SCR
10,000 USD 137,121.00 SCR
50,000 USD 685,605.00 SCR
100,000 USD 1,371,210.00 SCR
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United States Dollar

Seychellois Rupee

0.0729 USD 1 SCR
0.3646 USD 5 SCR
0.7293 USD 10 SCR
1.4586 USD 20 SCR
3.6464 USD 50 SCR
7.2928 USD 100 SCR
18.23 USD 250 SCR
36.46 USD 500 SCR
72.93 USD 1,000 SCR
145.86 USD 2,000 SCR
364.64 USD 5,000 SCR
729.28 USD 10,000 SCR
3,646.40 USD 50,000 SCR
7,292.80 USD 100,000 SCR
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United States Dollar to Seychellois Rupee (USD-SCR) - 10 Year History

The below table shows the historic variation in the USD/SCR 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
22 Apr 201913.8100Latest
15 Apr 201913.65871 Week+1.11%
23 Mar 201913.73551 Month+0.54%
24 Oct 201813.60976 Months+1.47%
22 Apr 201813.43921 Year+2.76%
22 Apr 201713.57652 Years+1.72%
23 Apr 201412.28235 Years+12.44%
24 Apr 200914.950510 Years-7.63%

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

The USD/SCR 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 / SCR 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/SCR 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 SCR exchange rate

  1. Know the latest USD/SCR 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 Seychellois Rupee

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 SCR, you should pay attention to both United States Dollar and Seychellois Rupee 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.

Seychellois Rupee (SCR) - Market news and forecasts

No recent Seychellois Rupee market updates.