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The TorFX blog is designed to complement our personal approach to customer care with a range of regularly updated categories.

Here's an example of what you can find on our blog:

  • Our company's recent developments and achievements
  • Advisory articles plus current currency and business news
  • Top tips and useful information for anyone planning an overseas property purchase
  • Guidance on issues like visas and employment to help make a move abroad that little bit easier

For daily and weekly exchange rate updates, please visit our Currency News section.

Read our latest blog posts

A Little Introduction to… Moving to New Zealand

Posted by on June 23rd, 2017.

Got a hankering to live in Hobbit country? Like the idea of moving to a place with an almost unique level of geographical diversity? New Zealand can oblige. Each ... Read more

9 Major Mistakes New Expats Should Avoid

Posted by on June 23rd, 2017.

Making a move to a new country is a big leap to take and all too often expats find themselves unprepared for the scale of the change. Whether it’s in the planning stages or once ... Read more

How’s the Pound’s Performing One Year on From Brexit?

Posted by on June 23rd, 2017.

In recent (and even not so recent) years, few events have rocked the currency market to the extent of the UK’s shock vote to leave the European Union, commonly ... Read more

Tell us What You Think About Brexit One Year On

Posted by on June 16th, 2017.

Believe it or not, it’s been a whole year since the UK voted to break from the European Union.
In a result which shook not just Britain but the ... Read more

5 Questions that Could Keep the Pound up All Night

Posted by on June 9th, 2017.

It’s been one hell of a ride. The latest UK general election, which was predicted to see voters tired of politics and the Conservatives easily claim a stronger majority, ... Read more

GE2017 results in hung parliament – what next for the Pound?

Posted by on June 9th, 2017.

Only a couple of weeks ago it looked like the Conservatives were going to cruise to victory in the 2017 general election. Predictions that the party would increase its ... Read more

How is the UK election likely to impact USD currency transfers?

Posted by on June 5th, 2017.

Over the last few years we Britons have taken our love of having something to complain about to new heights. We’ve also been able to really indulge in our ... Read more

What Factors Cause US Dollar Movement?

Posted by on May 31st, 2017.

The US Dollar (USD) is everywhere, ingrained in most countries’ economies in some form or another, and dominating since the end of WWII as the world’s premier reserve currency. ... Read more

UK GE2017: How could the Result Impact the Pound?

Posted by on May 31st, 2017.

With only a week to go before the 2017 UK general election, it’s worth taking a step back from all the ‘strong and stable this’ and ‘many not the ... Read more

A Little Introduction to… Emigrating to Canada

Posted by on May 31st, 2017.

O Canada!
Land of the moose (the plural is unfortunately moose, not meese), the majestic beaver, free health care, the murmur of ‘sorry’ on the wind, and abundance, for ... Read more