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P48:US$1 exchange rate seen - Oct 09 3:02 AM
The government is optimistic the peso exchange rate to the American dollar will further surge towards the P48 mark soon, an expert said Monday.

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AngolaPress - Oct 09 2:33 AM
Luanda, 10/09 - Below is Monday`s Exchange Rate of the Angolan Kwanza (AKZ) to the world`s main currencies, according to the National Reserve Bank (BNA).

China yuan central parity rate set at 7.9128 to dollar vs 7.9103 
The Forex Market - Oct 09 6:46 PM
BEIJING (XFN-ASIA) - The central bank has set the yuan central parity rate at 7.9128 to the dollar, according to the National Foreign Exchange Center.

Daily News - Oct 09 1:35 PM
Average Rates at which the following currencies were quoted by Commercial Banks in Colombo for telegraphic transfers at 9.30 A.M. The Approximate Exchange Rates of GULF Currencies based on previous day's Market Weighted Average Rate for the Us$ are as follow.

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In finance, the exchange rate (also known as the foreign-exchange rate, forex rate or FX rate) between exchang rate two currencies specifies how much one currency xchange rate is worth in terms exchage rate of the other. For example an exchange rate of 120 Japanese yen (JPY, ¥) to the excahnge rate United States dollar (USD, $) means that JPY 120 is worth the same exchane rate as USD 1. The foreign exchange market is one of the largest markets in the world. By some exchange rat estimates, exxchange rate about 2 trillion USD worth of currency changes hands every day.

The spot exchange rate refers exchnage rate to the current exchange rate. The forward exchange rate refers to an exchange rate that coversion rates is quoted and traded today but for delivery and payment on a currency caculator specific future date.


  • 1 Quotations
  • 2 Free currency calcualtor or pegged
  • 3 Nominal and real exchange rates
  • 4 Fluctuations currency calcuator in exchange rates
  • 5 Foreign exchange markets
  • 6 See currency calcultor also
  • 7 External links


An exchange rate quotation is given by stating the number exchange rates of units of a price currency that exchange rate can be bought in terms of 1 unit currency. For example, in a quotation that says currency exchange rates the EUR-USD exchange rate is 1.2 USD per EUR, the currency exchange rate price currency is USD and the unit currency is EUR.

Quotes using euro exchange rate a country's home currency as the price currency (e.g., £0.574744 = $1 in the foreign exchange rates UK) are known as direct quotation or price quotation (from money exchange rates that country's perspective) ([1]) and are used by most countries.

Quotes using a canadian exchange rate country's home currency as the unit currency (e.g., $1.73990 = £1 in the UK) are money exchange rate known as indirect quotation or quantity quotation and are used in British newspapers and are also common exchange rate calculator in Australia, New Zealand and Canada.

  • direct quotation: 1 foreign currency exchange rates foreign currency unit = x home currency units
  • indirect quotation: 1 home currency unit = x foreign currency exchange rate calculator foreign exchange rate currency units

Note that, using direct quotation, if the home currency is strengthening (i.e., appreciating, or becoming more valuable) then the exchange rate number real time currency exchange rate decreases. us dollar exchange rate Conversely if the foreign currency is strengthening, the exchange rate number increases and the home currency rate of exchange currency is depreciating.

When looking at a currency pair such as EUR/USD, many times the first component (EUR in this euro dollar exchange rate case) will be called the base currency. The second is current foreign exchange rates called the counter currency. For exemple : EUR/USD current currency exchange rates = 1.2836, means EUR is the base and USD the counter, foreign exchange rate risk so 1 EUR = 1.2836 USD.

Currency pair are given with four dollar exchange rate digits except au JPY with two digits (EURUSD : 1.2836 - EURJPY : 150.17)

Free or pegged

Main article: Exchange rate regime

If a currency is free-floating, monetary exchange rates its exchange rate is allowed to vary against that of other currencies and is canadian dollar exchange rate determined by the market forces of supply and demand. Exchange rates for such currencies are likely to forex foreign exchange rates change almost constantly as quoted on financial markets, mainly by banks, tourist exchange rates around the world. A foreign currency exchange rate movable or adjustable peg system is a system of fixed exchange rates,but with a provision for the devaluation currancy exchange rates of a currency. For example, between 1994 and 2005, the Chinese yuan (CNY, ¥) us exchange rate was pegged to the United States dollar at ¥8.2768 to $1. The Chinese were not the forex foreign currency exchange rate only country to do this; from the end of World War II euro exchange rates until 1970, Western European international exchange rates countries all maintained fixed exchange rates with the US dollar based canadian currency exchange rate on the Bretton Woods system. [2] The euro today can also be viewed as a todays rate of exchange fixed exchange rate system among participating European nations.

Nominal and real exchange rates

  • The nominal exchange rate euro us dollar exchange rate is the rate at which an organization can trade forex exchange rate the currency of one current exchange rate country for the currency of another.
  • The real exchange rate (RER) is an important concept in economics, though it is quite difficult to grasp concretely. historical exchange rates dollar exchange rates It is defined by the model: RER = e(P/P*), where 'e' is the exchange rate, as the number of financial times exchange rates foreign currency units per home currency unit; where P is the price level of the home us dollar euro exchange rate country; and where P* is the foreign price level.

Unfortunately, this canada exchange rate compact and simple model for RER calculations is only forex exchange rates a theoretical ideal. In practical usage, there are many foreign currencies and price level values to take into international currency exchange rates consideration. Correspondingly, the model calculations become exchange rate euro increasingly more complex. Furthermore, the model is based on purchasing power parity money exchange rate canadian us dollar (PPP), which implies a constant RER. The empirical all currencies foreign exchange rate determination of a constant RER value could never be realised, due to limitations on canadian exchange rates data collection. PPP would imply that the RER is the exchange rate converter rate at which an organization can trade goods and services of one economy (e.g. country) for monetary exchange rate those of another. For example, if the price of a good increases 10% south african exchange rate in the UK, and the Japanese currency simultaneously best currency exchange rates appreciates 10% against the UK currency, then the price of the good remains constant for someone in Japan. dollar euro exchange rate us The people in the UK, however, would still have to deal with us canada exchange rate the 10% increase in domestic prices. It is also worth us dollar sterling bank exchange rate mentioning that government-enacted tariffs can affect the actual rate of best exchange rates exchange, helping to reduce price pressures. More recent approaches in modelling the canadian dollar to us exchange rate RER employ a set of macroeconomic variables, such as relative productivity and the real euro us dollar exchange rate interest rate differential.

Fluctuations in exchange rates

A market based exchange rate will change whenever the exchange rate + euro values of euro to dollar exchange rate either of the two component currencies change. A currency will tend to become more valuable whenever demand for exchange rate volatility it is greater than the available supply. It will become less valuable whenever demand is less foreign exchange rate risk international finance than available supply (this does not foreign money exchange rates mean people no longer want money, it just means they prefer holding their wealth in some other form, forex foreign money exchange rate possibly another currency).

Increased demand for canadian money exchange rate a currency is due to either an increased transaction demand canadian us dollar exchange rate forecast for money, or an increased speculative demand for money. The transaction demand for money is highly exchange rate canadian us dollar correlated to the country's level of business activity, gross domestic foreign money exchange rate product (GDP), and employment levels. The more people there iraqi dinar exchange rate are out of work, the less the public as a whole will spend on goods and services. determinants of exchange rate Central banks typically have little difficulty adjusting the available money supply to accommodate changes in the demand for exchange rate between euro and us dollar money due to business transactions.

The speculative demand for money is much harder exchange rate currency for a exchange rate determinants central bank to accommodate but they try to do this by adjusting interest rates. An gold exchange rate investor may choose to buy a currency if the return (that is the interest rate) is high enough. The us dollar phillipine currency exchange rate higher a country's interest rates, the greater the demand exchange rate for iraq dinar for that currency. It has been argued that currency speculation can undermine real economic growth, exchange rate us dollar in exchange rate us dollar to euro particular since large currency speculators may deliberately create downward pressure on a forex foreign money exchange rates currency in order to force that central bank to sell their currency international finance exchange rates to keep it stable (once this happens, the speculator can buy the currency back from the bank at peso exchange rate a lower price, close out their position, and thereby take a profit).

In choosing us dollar exchange rates what type of asset to hold, people are us dollar pound exchange rate also concerned that the asset will retain its value in the future. canadian currency exchange rate with us dollar Most people will not be interested in a currency if they think it dollar euro exchange rate will devalue. A currency will tend to lose value, relative to other currencies, if the country's level of exchange rate conversion inflation is relatively higher, if the country's level of output exchange rates converter is expected to decline, or if a country is troubled by political uncertainty. exchange rates currency For example, when Russian President Vladimir Putin dismissed exchange rates money market services international survey his Government on February 24, 2004, the price of the ruble dropped. When China forex foreign currency exchange rates announced plans for its first manned space mission, synthetic futures on Chinese yuan jumped (since China's new zealand exchange rate currency rate of exchange is officially pegged, synthetic markets have emerged that can behave as if the yuan was floating).

Like the us canadian exchange rate stock exchange, money can be made or lost on the foreign bank of canada exchange rates exchange market by investors and speculators buying and selling at the right times. Currencies can be traded at spot canadian us dollar exchange rate and foreign exchange options markets. The spot market represents current exchange currency converter foreign money exchange rates rates, whereas options are derivatives of exchange rates.

Foreign exchange markets

Main article: Foreign exchange market

The foreign exchange exchange rates for us dollar markets are usually highly liquid as the world's exchange rates money main international banks provide a market around-the-clock. The Bank for International Settlements reported that global foreign exchange market financial risks international finance foreign exchange rate turnover daily averages in foreign exchange rate calculator April was $650 billion in 1998 (at constant exchange rates) and increased to $1.9 forex currency exchange rate trillion in 2004 (Triennial Central Bank Survey of Foreign Exchange and Derivatives Market Activity 2004 - Final Results). historical currency exchange rates The biggest foreign exchange trading centre kenya shilling us dollar exchange rate is London, followed by New York and Tokyo.

See also

  • Bureau de Change
  • Continuous linked settlement
  • Currency correlation
  • Currency Pair
  • Digital gold yen exchange rate currency
  • Financial instruments
  • Foreign exchange market
  • Forex scams
  • Gold standard
  • Hyperbolic coordinates
  • List of international trade topics
  • Table of canada and us dollar exchange rate historical exchange rates
  • ISO 4217

External links

  • Benchmark Currency Rates
  • Federal Reserve daily update
  • Federal Reserve daily history canadian exchange rate us since 2000
  • Foreign Currency Units per 1 U.S. Dollar, dollar euro exchange rate us vs 1948 - 2004
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