Posted June 26, 2009That is probably too dramatic a statement to be true, but it is certainly having problems at the moment.
Posted June 26, 2009In recent times the US dollar has had its fair share of ups and downs – more downs than ups, if you have been reading the news. The exchange rates showing on the currency converter have been rather worrying at times when the dollar has gone up against other currencies.
Posted June 26, 2009If you are well versed at looking at the exchange rates for various currencies, you might already be aware that the New Zealand dollar tends to have a choppy time against numerous other currencies. Whereas some are quite steady and only experience mild ups and downs, the Kiwi dollar seems capable of going up and down to extremes.
Posted June 01, 2009Most people realize that the world of currency is not always a smooth one. And depending on where you look, it can be more complex than you might think.
Posted June 01, 2009Well we have all seen good news and bad news hitting the headlines recently, thanks to the recession. And let’s face it, more of it has been bad than good.
Posted June 01, 2009It has been a good time for some currencies in particular lately. We all get so used to hearing about those currencies which are doing very badly – the beleaguered British pound for example – that we can sometimes overlook others. And yet the ones which do very well are just as thrilling to watch.
Posted June 01, 2009So we have the US dollar as the main reserve currency at the moment. In fact that has been the situation for long enough that many people cannot remember any other currency having been in the same place.
Posted June 01, 2009It almost seems as if certain currencies just trot along and never really achieve any huge results or upward gains of any kind. This would be particularly true in the current times, when a lot of different currencies are struggling to keep their proverbial heads above the water line.
Posted April 20, 2009March 2009 was a rocky month as far as the head to head between the US dollar and the Japanese yen was concerned. But most recently it did make some significant improvements, as this news story from the CNBC website describes.
Posted April 20, 2009In previous reports we have shared the news about the dire financial situation in Zimbabwe. Inflation turned into hyperinflation and since then the exchange rate has become so ridiculous that you probably wouldn’t be able to fit the actual figures on your currency converter. To give you an example of just how bad things got, a total of an incredible twenty two zeros disappeared off the actual exchange rate to try and make it more manageable for those who were using it.