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Travelex exchange rate updates

Our dedicated page to keep you in the know about all things currency. Check back here for the latest updates on currency movements, surges and exchange rate commentaries.

Pound rates begin to improve

18th July 2016

Pound rates have improved compared to last week on almost all currencies. You can now get an extra €15.56 per £500 when ordering at travelex.co.uk and an extra $17.44 per £500, compared to a recent post-Brexit low point of GBP/EUR (7/7/2016) and GBP/USD (28/6/2016).

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Pound rates begin to improve

Brexit update

24th June 2016

The UK public have today voted to leave the European Union. David Swann – our Head of Pricing for the UK, Europe and US – shares his thoughts.

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Brexit update

The Brexit effect on the pound

21st June 2016

The UK’s upcoming referendum on whether or not to remain in the EU takes place just as the summer travel season is kicking off. David Swann – our Head of Pricing for the UK, Europe and US – shares his thoughts based on what we’ve noticed here at Travelex.  

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The Brexit effect on the pound

Pound surges to 3 month high against euro

19th May 2016

Today (19th May 2016), the pound surged to our highest rate against the euro since 8th February 2016. This gives you an extra 34 (£27) on £500 when ordering at travelex.co.uk, compared to the GBP/EUR rate on the most recent low point, 7th April 2016.

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Pound surges to 3 month high against euro