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World most exchanged Currencies

US Dollar exchange rates for today May 27th, 2019 . All currencies quoted against the United States' Dollar (USD base currency)

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Euro Symbol EUR Euro 1.119 0.894
JAPAN flag JPY Japanese yen 0.009 109.6
BULGARIAN flag BGN Bulgarian lev 0.572 1.748
CZECH flag CZK Czech koruna 0.043 23.089
DANISH flag DKK Danish krone 0.15 6.675
BRITAIN flag GBP Pound sterling 1.267 0.789
HUNGARIAN flag HUF Hungarian forint 0.003 291.365
POLISH flag PLN Polish zloty 0.26 3.841
ROMANIAN flag RON Romanian leu 0.235 4.257
SWEDISH flag SEK Swedish krona 0.104 9.573
SWISS flag CHF Swiss franc 0.998 1.003
NORWEGIAN flag NOK Norwegian krone 0.115 8.721
CROATIAN flag HRK Croatian kuna 0.151 6.638
RUSSIAN flag RUB Russian rouble 0.016 64.481
TURKISH flag TRY Turkish lira 0.165 6.077
AUSTRALIAN flag AUD Australian dollar 0.69 1.449
BRAZIL flag BRL Brazilian real 0.247 4.045
CANADA flag CAD Canadian dollar 0.743 1.346
CHINA flag CNY Chinese yuan renminbi 0.145 6.901
HONG KONG flag HKD Hong Kong dollar 0.127 7.849
INDONESIA flag IDR Indonesian rupiah 0 14392.5
ISRAEL flag ILS Israeli shekel 0.277 3.605
INDIA flag INR Indian rupee 0.014 69.545
SOUTH KOREA flag KRW South Korean won 0.001 1187.351
MEXICO flag MXN Mexican peso 0.053 19.045
MALAYSIA flag MYR Malaysian ringgit 0.239 4.189
NEW ZEALAND flag NZD New Zealand dollar 0.654 1.529
PHILIPPINES flag PHP Philippine peso 0.019 52.206
SINGAPORE flag SGD Singapore dollar 0.726 1.377
THAILAND flag THB Thai baht 0.031 31.855
SOUTH AFRICA flag ZAR South African rand 0.069 14.441
ICELAND flag ISK Icelandic krona - No data.  N/A 

National currencies are vitally important to the way modern economies operate. An exchange rate is how much it costs to exchange one currency for another. Exchange rates fluctuate constantly throughout days and weeks, as currencies are actively traded. This drives the price up and down, similar to other assets such as stocks. To understand the significance of the exchange rate, we must establish some points that we consider of vital importance: The base currency is the term given to the first currency in the pair The currency is the term offsets will gives the second currency in the pair. The exchange rate represents the number of units of currency offsetting a unit of the base currency can buy.

There are two main purposes of exchanging money, for investing pruposes (forex) and for Travel. The foreign exchange market is the market in which foreign currency - such as the yen or euro or pound - is traded for domestic currency - for example, the U.S. dollar. Dealing with money can be complicated at the best of times, but in the rush to get on with your travel, or while you are abroad, exchanging your money can be tricky. This is especially true as there are a number of unfamiliar terms and phrases connected with the foreign currency exchange process.

For centuries, the currencies of the world were backed by gold. But over time, the real world of economics outpaced this system. The U.S. dollar suffered from inflation (its value relative to the goods it could purchase decreased), while other currencies became more valuable and more stable. Now we have two main systems used to determine a currency's exchange rate: floating currency and pegged currency. The market determines a floating exchange rate by determining supply and demand. A pegged, or fixed system, is one in which the exchange rate is set and artificially maintained by the government. Some countries’ governments, instead of floating, “fix” their exchange rate, at least for periods of time, which means that the government’s central bank is an active trader in the foreign exchange market. Many central banks practice “managed floating,” whereby they intervene in the foreign exchange market by “leaning against the wind.”

Exchange Rates: New York Closing Snapshot Find Historical Data | Monday 27th of May 2019 04:06. VIEW AS SPREADSHEET U.S.-dollar foreign-exchange rates in late New York trading. Type: Currency Group: Major Base: US Dollar Second: Canadian Dollar