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Thursday 21 September 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# exchange rate

Last year
The euro is close to parity with the dollar – what could be the consequences of its fall in value?
The euro fell to its lowest level in 20 years this week.
All time
European Central Bank nods towards more stimulus in December as virus surges across Europe
In the meantime, the governing council decided to keep its monetary policy unchanged.
Quarter of Irish adults plan to go to Northern Ireland or UK for Christmas shopping
Survey shows consumers planning to take advantage of fluctuations in sterling against the euro.
We've found 73 MILLION old £20 notes behind the couch since the euro arrived
€4.1 billion in punts, overall. That’s a hell of a lot of Communion money.
Zimbabwe is now exchanging 40 US cents for $100,000,000,000,000
“I used it as garden manure. Why would I have kept that dirt?”
The British Pound loves David Cameron
The UK currency jumped as it became clear the Conservatives were on the march to victory. Not such good news for Irish consumers though.
This chart shows why you're getting less and less US dollars for your euro
The fresh talk of Greece leaving the Euro really isn’t helping.
No sympathy from central bank as Russians told to 'get used to it'
The Russian rouble lost 20% in value today, suffering its steepest drop in 16 years.
A crash course in everything Economics – Part 1
Stephen Kinsella’s new book, QuickWin ECONOMICS, answers 100 questions you might have on the subject. In this excerpt: Why don’t Big Macs cost the same in every country?