Post Brexit Pound Exchange Rates vs Top Ten Most Traded Currencies

Since the Brexit vote on the 23rd June 2016 we have seen the Pound Exchange Rates fall against all of the top ten Most Traded Currencies from around the world which includes the Euro, US Dollar, Japanese Yen, Australian Dollar, Swiss Franc, Canadian Dollar, Mexican Peso, Chinese Yuan and the New Zealand Dollar. Following the …

The European Interrail Route that doesn’t cost a single Euro!

Often when planning an Interrail Route through Europe, currency is the last thing on the list – after all, the majority of Europe is on the Euro, so why worry? But, what if you were to put currency first, or go even further? What if you were to avoid the Euro entirely during your trip? …

European Exchange Rates 2012 Update

Interestingly our original 2009 article on whether the Euro was overvalued discussed the chances of a Eurozone meltdown. At that time we were getting less than €1.20 to the pound.  Professor Hans-Werner Sinn, President of the International Institute of Public Finance, was quoted as saying that he felt the Euro was overvalued. Professor Sin was …