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What does Brexit actually mean for expats?

By HiFX  /     Jul 28, 2016  /     Europe  /     2 Comments

More than a month after Britain voted to leave the EU, it is still unclear what the status is of the estimated 1.2 million British expats living in the EU and 3.3 million EU expats in Britain. There are questions over residency rights, work permits, taxes, healthcare, pensions and more. We took a look at […]

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In Conversation: SME owners could sleep more soundly by hedging their foreign exchange risks

By HiFX  /     Jul 26, 2016  /     Europe  /     0 Comment

Welcome to In Conversation, foreign exchange insights and discussions from HiFX to support businesses that send or receive international payments.   Ever since David Cameron announced the EU Referendum back in February, there’s been a lot of movement in the value of the Pound – and since the results were announced, the majority of this […]

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Some unexpected good news for the Pound

By HiFX  /     Jul 14, 2016  /     Europe  /     4 Comments

There’s been a lot of surprises in the political world recently, and this week has certainly continued that trend. As a result, we’ve seen numerous fluctuations in the value of the Pound as the markets react to each new headline. We recently looked at what events to look out for that could impact the Pound, […]

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What impact is Brexit having on the Pound?

By HiFX  /     Jul 01, 2016  /     Europe  /     0 Comment

It’s been just over a week now since the surprise announcement that Britain had voted to leave the EU. Since then, there have been a number of movements in the Pound in both directions. While there have been lots of headlines about the Pound rising or falling, it’s worth remembering that we are still at […]

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In Conversation: What’s next for Sterling now that Britain has voted for Brexit

By HiFX  /     Jun 29, 2016  /     Europe  /     0 Comment

Welcome to In Conversation, foreign exchange insights and discussions from HiFX to support businesses that send or receive international payments.   After months of uncertainty, the UK has voted to leave the EU. This unexpected result had an immediate impact on the markets, with the Pound dropping to a 31 year low against the Dollar. […]

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In Conversation: How betting odds on the Referendum results can influence Sterling, introducing the HiFX Brexit Barometer

By HiFX  /     Jun 16, 2016  /     Europe  /     0 Comment

Welcome to In Conversation, foreign exchange insights and discussions from HiFX to support businesses that send or receive international payments.   With just a week to go until Britain goes to the polls for the EU Referendum, it’s still not clear which way the country is going to vote.  While Remain campaigners had a strong start, recently […]

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In Conversation: How could Brexit affect SMEs?

By HiFX Team  /     Jun 08, 2016  /     Europe  /     1 Comment

Welcome to In Conversation, foreign exchange insights and discussions from HiFX to support businesses that send or receive international payments.   Before the EU Referendum last year, the businesses community was divided on whether or not Brexit could be beneficial for British small and medium businesses. A report from SME Insider found that there was a […]

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The cost of living across Spain

By HiFX Team  /     Jun 02, 2016  /     Spain  /     0 Comment

Spain has long been an extremely popular choice of country for Britons to set up a new life abroad, boasting a fantastic climate and great quality of life, while only being an hour’s flight away from the UK. Spain is also known for offering a low cost of living, which is another reason why it […]

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In Conversation: Referendum day looms, the experts talk GBP/EUR and liquidity

By HiFX  /     May 23, 2016  /     Europe  /     1 Comment

Welcome to In Conversation, foreign exchange insights and discussions from HiFX to support businesses that send or receive international payments.   With exactly a month to go until Britain goes to the polls for the EU Referendum, there is still a lot of speculation about what the result will be. We know that you’re likely […]

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