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  1. Fx AED to EUROS or GBP

    Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Was wondering what was the most effective/best ways to change AED into GBP/EURO eg. whether to change here in Dubai or whether to do it once in UK/EU zone any recommendations/tips would be much appreciated
  2. buying in green perigord

    France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hi all, I had four days in france last week, looking over a selection of properties.. I've offered and buying one.. the pound v euro rate is taking some hammering... god knows when is best to the transfer between the two.. was expecting bit of a bounce today.. anyone going through same...
  3. Possible Catalan Independence and the Euro

    Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Catalan President Arthur Mas says that an independent Catalyuna would have the Euro as it's currency, even if it were not a member of the EU: Can anyone explain to me how this could be the case? Why would the ECB or the Eurozone countries agree to it?
  4. Gaming the Euro

    Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    As the Euro is now the lowest it has been against the pound in over 3 years, and the lowest it has been against the US dollar in 2 years, does anyone plan on moving their money around to take advantage of it? Has anyone ever been strategic about which currency their savings are in? I ask...
  5. What do UK residents feel about the eu situation

    Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    How will the EU situation affect UK residents? I live in NZ now and am coming back to UK and everyone I talk to over here says it's a bad move because of the EU thing. Any comments?
  6. Expat British pensioners and baby boomers are homeward bound to blighty

    Articles: Europe
    Older British expats living in Europe have potentially lost out on over €3 billion on pension transfers over the last two years and are now returning according to figures from a currency specialist. Over half, some 56%, of Brits aged over 55 are sending money back to the UK, indicating that...
  7. Introduction to euro currency products and services

    Who might need euro currency products and services? The euro is different from most other currencies in that it is used across several countries and there is legislation affecting the way that money can be transferred. You might need a euro currency bank account if you: Are buying a second...
  8. Sterling expected to hold up as Euro crisis likely to continue

    Articles: Europe
    Sterling's rally against the Euro is expected to continue throughout the summer but at a more gradual pace despite the UK deficit being worse than previously announced, according to currency experts. The next couple of weeks are likely to see some ups and downs after Prime Minister David...
  9. Expats face months of currency fluctuations as experts warn Euro is likely to fall further

    Articles: Europe
    Expats in the euro zone are facing more currency changes and fluctuations as analysts predict that the Euro still has some way to fall. The Euro has fallen more than 7% against the dollar this month and is about 14% lower for the year, making it the worst performing major currency. It is facing...
  10. Euro tipped to fall further in coming months by Economic researchers

    The Euro may be poised to fall further in coming months after a bad few weeks when it has lost out against other major currencies, according to a report from an economic research unit. A resurgent dollar could put further pressure on the Euro which has also declined against Sterling in recent...
  11. Euro interest rates remain on hold as Euro bank bosses dismisses talk of Greece leaving

    Articles: Europe
    Interest rates in Europe are expected to remain on hold for the long term as a result of uneven and low inflation, according to the latest report from the European Central Bank.  Last week the ECB kept eurozone interest rates on hold at 1% for the eighth consecutive month and despite positive...
  12. Where next for sterling?

    Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    After the doom and gloom in the markets over the winter months, spring brought a cheer back into the markets and talk of “green shoots” helped sterling to lead the march higher across the markets. In May and June we saw a plethora of improved data from around the globe leading to better...
  13. EUR EU Euro Currency Exchange

    The Expat Forum is working closely with currency & foreign exchange partner, HiFX to bring you all your European Euro (EUR) currency exchange needs. Use the graphing tools to track all the relevant European Currency data. Look up the indicative currency rates for the European Euro (EUR). Feel...