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Did Tuesday’s result Trump your financial future?

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, November 11, 2016

Financial analysts were falling over themselves to predict a crash in the markets after Donald Trump’s victory. However, there has been what’s now being coined a ‘yuge’ market rally after… Read more…

Falling pound boosts Gibraltar economy

By Angloinfo World Editor - Monday, October 24, 2016

Spaniards flock to the British territory to take advantage of favourable exchange rate.     Go into any Gibraltar supermarket and you’ll now find Spanish people going about their weekly… Read more…

Portugal confident it can survive Brexit fallout

By Angloinfo World Editor - Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Despite a fragile economic recovery, Portugal’s socialist prime minister is sure his country can weather the storm.     Antonio Costa said Portugal had enough cash reserves in place to… Read more…

Post-Brexit: the case for locking the pound to euro exchange rate

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, July 8, 2016

Is it too late to lock in an exchange rate before heading off to Europe or returning to the UK for a holiday? Anyone based in the UK who is… Read more…

New £20 and $20 banknotes and end of the €500 bill

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, May 25, 2016

New designs from the Bank of England and the U.S. Treasury, while the European Central Bank says goodbye to the untrustworthy €500. The next new banknote to be issued by… Read more…

Watch out for ‘most-popular’ counterfeit euro banknotes

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, February 5, 2016

Have you got a counterfeit euro banknote in your wallet? If you are unlucky enough to have been given a counterfeit, the chances are it’s most likely to be a… Read more…

Play the Euro Run game

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, October 30, 2015

Children can learn about the features of the new €20 banknote and have a chance to win a special edition euro banknote set in a newly released online game. In… Read more…

How to detect a fake €20 banknote

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, September 4, 2015

During the first half of 2015, 454,000 counterfeit euro banknotes were withdrawn from circulation. Most of those (86 percent) were €20 and  €50 notes. Fortunately, the number of counterfeits is very low in… Read more…

Greece urged to vote ‘yes’ in referendum to stay in euro

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, July 3, 2015

The “Yes-No” vote is a complex one, that will have major repercussions on world economies, and especially Greek citizens, expats living in Greece, as and companies that trade with Greek businesses. On Sunday… Read more…

How will Grexit affect visitors to Greece?

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, June 26, 2015

If Greece defaults, will visitors still be able to use the euro? Talks are continuing to try to secure an agreement between the Greek government and the International Monetary Fund… Read more…

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