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In Conversation: Protecting your bottom line from the impacts of currency fluctuations

By HiFX  /     Jun 14, 2017  /     Global  /     0 Comment

Welcome to In Conversation, foreign exchange insights and discussions from HiFX to support businesses that send or receive international payments. For more on effective foreign exchange risk management, join us at our free CIMA Bitesize Briefing events in London (21st June) and Bristol (22nd June).   The foreign exchange markets have become more and more […]

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Macron wins French election; Euro breathes a (small) sigh of relief

By HiFX  /     May 08, 2017  /     Market Updates  /     0 Comment

Emmanuel Macron has emerged triumphant after one of the most closely fought French presidential elections ever. The official result shows that Macron beat his far right opponent, Marine Le Pen, by 66.06% to 33.94%. At 39, he now becomes the country’s youngest president. Euro stable after ‘Frexit’ risk averted After weeks of political uncertainty in France, […]

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How are elections in the UK and France influencing exchange rates?

By HiFX  /     May 03, 2017  /     Market Updates  /     0 Comment

The conclusion of the French elections is fast approaching. Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron will face each other in a second round run-off on 7 May as part of a very unpredictable French election. Meanwhile, Theresa May surprised the markets on 18 April when she announced a snap election to be held three years ahead of […]

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Holiday home ownership: overcoming the language barrier

By HiFX  /     Apr 26, 2017  /     Holiday Homes  /     0 Comment

HiFX has teamed up with Intasure, experienced providers of insurance for holiday homes abroad, to create this four part guide to holiday home ownership. In this second part, we discuss some ways you can negotiate potential language barriers.    Once you’ve set your heart on a dream holiday home abroad and chosen your perfect location, […]

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In Conversation: Protecting your bottom line from the impact of currency fluctuation

By HiFX  /     Mar 23, 2017  /     Global  /     0 Comment

Welcome to In Conversation, foreign exchange insights and discussions from HiFX to support businesses that send or receive international payments.  For more on effective foreign exchange risk management, join us at our upcoming CIMA Bitesize Briefing events in London (5th April) and Manchester (6th April).   The foreign exchange markets have become more and more […]

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Four questions to ask yourself when choosing your dream holiday home location

By HiFX  /     Mar 21, 2017  /     Holiday Homes  /     0 Comment

HiFX has teamed up with Intasure, experienced providers of insurance for holiday homes abroad, to create this four part guide to holiday home ownership. In this first part, we suggest some potential aspects to consider when choosing the best location for your holiday home.     It’s easy to understand the appeal of a holiday […]

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