Mayfair FX - Blog Post 21

5 Top Tips When Selling An International Property

16 August in FX

The must-read checklist before selling a property in another country. Have you recently considered selling your international property? The recent weakness in Sterling GBP may mean you receive more pounds back for the foreign currency you receive when you sell your property. As selling a property...

Mayfair FX - Blog Post 17

The Fall of the Multiple FX Broker Model

11 March in FX

If your business is using multiple FX Brokers, this is a must read! In today’s world we are conditioned to Compare Prices, Customer Service, Speed and endless more features in products and services we require/desire. One thing that often is left out is the very little...

Mayfair FX - Blog Post 16

Protected your business from currency movements?

04 February in FX

Don’t let your business get caught out by currency headwinds in 2016 Over the course of 2015 FX markets featured an unsettling amount of currency fluctuations. Some businesses benefitted when the exchange rates moved in their favour but most would have found they were caught out. Here...

Mayfair FX - Blog Post 15

Buying a Property Abroad

14 January in FX

Obtaining the best exchange rate when buying a property abroad can make the biggest difference Buying a Property Abroad is one of the biggest financial transactions you may make in your life and hence it puts in on par with buying your home or car. For...

Mayfair FX - Blog Post 13

What is the Mid-Market Rate?

25 November in FX

Mayfair FX helps understand the mid-market rate and why it is important The mid-market rate has many names and is also known as: Market Rate Inter-bank rate Bank rate Currency rate Real exchange rate Spot rate and the list continues…   By definition, it is the midpoint between...

Mayfair FX - Blog Post 12

The 5 Most Popular Currencies in the UK

06 October in FX

An overview of the Currencies used by Importers & Exporters outside of the European Union. The latest trade statistics shows the most popular currency for UK Imports outside of the EU continues to be the US Dollar (USD) with Pound Sterling (GBP) following in a low...

Mayfair FX - Blog Post 11

The UK’s Top 10 Trading Partners

23 September in FX

Which are the top countries the UK Imports or Exports to and from? As we enter the last quarter of 2015 we thought it was important to understand who the UK’s Top 10 Trading Partners are, just in case you didn’t already know. You may already...

Mayfair FX - Blog Post 10

Which countries produce the most Wine?

10 September in FX

The up and coming wine producers may take you by surprise! According to International Organisation of Vine and Wine in their 2013 report on World Vitiviniculture, wine consumption remains constant across the globe at 243 millions of hectolitres and wine production remains relatively unchanged at 252...