Category Archive: Foreign Exchange Rates

218

Apr 09 2017

GBP to AUD FX Changes 10 Years to April 2017

The Change in the value of the British Pound to Australian Dollars since 2007

Since Brexit we all know that the value of the British Pound has dropped substantially.

How bad was it BEFORE Brexit?

2011 and 2012 Average GBP-AUD FX Rates
1.5310 average for 2012
1.5543 average for 2011

Continue reading »

Win a Luxurious home in Australia with Hometown Prize Draws.

For Books with Free Delivery to Australia, look at: BookDepository UK and USA

Mar 02 2017

Currency Exchange GBP/AUD

Currency Conversion, UK to Australia When converting one currency to another you may be quoted a fee that will be charged, or you may not. Not being charged a fee does NOT mean that you would receive more Dollars for your £’s, as there is a “Hidden Charge” in the “exchange rate” that is used …

Continue reading »

Win a Luxurious home in Australia with Hometown Prize Draws.

For Books with Free Delivery to Australia, look at: BookDepository UK and USA

Jan 09 2017

FX Rates GBP-AUD 1986-2016

British Pound to the Australian Dollar Exchange Rates 1986 to 2016

Between 1986 and 2016 the number of Australian Dollars that a British Pound could buy has fluctuated between 1.4373 on Mar 12, 2013 and 3.0391 on Sep 28, 2001
This shows that buying and selling at the wrong time can be very unfortunate. It also shows why Migration to Australia might have been more popular in late 2001 than it was in early 2013. A £100,000 house sold for cash, and transferred to Australia, would have given either $143,000 or $303,000, depending on the date.

This page shows the monthly average rates between 1986 and 2016.

Continue reading »

Win a Luxurious home in Australia with Hometown Prize Draws.

For Books with Free Delivery to Australia, look at: BookDepository UK and USA

Jan 03 2017

The British Pound Below 1.7 Australian Dollars

The lowest GBP-AUD point in each of the 2010 to 2013 years were:
1 GBP = 1.5204 AUD Thu, 30 Dec 2010
1 GBP = 1.4813 AUD Wed, 27 Jul 2011
1 GBP = 1.4639 AUD Wed, 15 Feb 2012
1 GBP = 1.4428 AUD Tue, 12 Mar 2013

Continue reading »

Sep 30 2016

British Pound Before and After Brexit

Between January 1st 2016 and the 23rd May 2016, one month BEFORE Brexit (23rd June 2016), the GBP experienced an FX drop to every country below of between 7.43% and 14.74%

Between January 1st 2016 and the 30th September 2016, 3 months AFTER Brexit, the drops are between 15.58% and 29.71%

The changes from the week before Brexit to the 30th September 2016 are between 7.23% and 19.33%

Continue reading »

Jul 20 2016

Changing GBP to Euro ?

Which Bank is best for Changing Currency Every month HIFX use an independent company to check all the main high street banks to make sure their overall price (including bank charges, exchange rates and other fees) is better than the others. This chart shows the figures for June 2016, with the results in Euro for …

Continue reading »

Jun 24 2016

Brexit and the GBP – AUD

The AUD to the GBP after Brexit. The British pound dropped to just 1.83 AUD for every Pound immediately after the exit vote was confirmed. However, the rate has risen slightly to 1.85 AUD to the GBP shortly after the result. The value of the British Pound in the 10 days before BREXIT 1.91411 AUD …

Continue reading »

Oct 31 2014

FX Rates GBP-AUD 2004-2014

British Pound to the Australian Dollar Exchange Rates 2004 to 2014 In October 2004 the Value of the British Pound ranged between 2.445458 and 2.482235 Australian Dollars with an average of 2.465794. In October 2014 the Value of the British Pound ranged between 1.812251 and 1.862760 Australian Dollars with an average of 1.831185. In October …

Continue reading »

Jun 23 2011

Moneybookers

Moneybookers Ltd is a financial transactions company registered in England and Wales under Company No 4260907. A sample of statements from their website is shown below. Note that, like all other foreign exchange companies, there is a “Hidden Charge” in the “exchange rate” that is used for your financial transfers. Moneybookers actually state this figure …

Continue reading »

May 18 2011

UK Money to Australia

UK Money to Australia Bringing your funds from the UK to Australia. Try to avoid bringing more than $10,000 in Hard Cash into the country, Customs may confiscate it if you try to hide it from them, and even when you do declare it, it could cost you a few hours explaining it all. Note …

Continue reading »

Nov 27 2010

Foreign Exchange Rate Calculator

A quick Foreign Exchange Rate Calculator to give a guide to your currency values at the moment.

Nov 27 2010

Foreign Exchange Rates

A guide to the main Foreign Exchange rates from an Australian Perspective is shown below:

Sep 19 2009

GBP-AUD Historic Currency Rates

The Australian Dollar was introduced on 14th February 1966, replacing the Australian £, at a value of TWO Australian dollars per Australian £. In 1966 the Australian dollar was set at 2.5 to the British £ (GBP) This graph shows the movement between 1969 and 2009 between the Australian Dollar AUD and the British Pound …

Continue reading »