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TSC Daily Currency Update: 27/02/2020


Today’s e-commerce exchange rate update

For online sellers paying suppliers in foreign currencies, or converting international revenue, exchange rate movements can have a significant impact on profitability – from increasing the cost of invoices to reducing the return on your payments.

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Pound Sterling (GBP)

The pound plummeted yesterday as fears that the UK will leave the EU without a deal intensified.

GBP/EUR – Hit six-week low

GBP/USD – Fell below $1.29


Euro (EUR)

The euro rose against the pound and US dollar yesterday as economic sentiment in the Eurozone improved unexpectedly.

EUR/GBP – Up from 0.84 to 0.85

USD/EUR – Up from 1.09 to 1.10


US dollar (USD)

The US dollar fell yesterday as treasury yields slumped and coronavirus concerns increased the odds of the Fed cutting interest rates.

USD/GBP – Fluctuating around 0.77

USD/EUR – Dropped from 0.91 to 0.90


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