FX for Tech: Why it's all about apps for “developers, developers, developers”!

FX for Tech: Why it's all about apps for “developers, developers, developers”!

In this latest blog in a series looking at the ever-closer link between FX and technology, we explain why application developers are increasingly needing to build FX functionality into their products.

FX and Tech: Mastering Rates Redisplay on Travel Websites

FX and Tech: Mastering Rates Redisplay on Travel Websites

With the lucrative summer vacation season just around the corner, we explain why online travel companies that execute live currency conversions for redisplay on their website will be best placed to project the latest rates to customers.

FX and Tech: Ladies and Gentlemen, Start Your (Pricing) Engines

FX and Tech: Ladies and Gentlemen, Start Your (Pricing) Engines

As e-commerce flourishes, more small and mid-size companies are offering their products and services online and in multiple currencies. Here are some best practices with creating a streamlined pricing engine.

To infinity and beyond: Flexible Forex Data for Corporates

To infinity and beyond: Flexible Forex Data for Corporates

Businesses need specific exchange rates in the right type of data to fit their use. OANDA offers several flexible types of data to meet any business need.

FX and Tech: Data Integrity in the Age of the Borderless Transaction

FX and Tech: Data Integrity in the Age of the Borderless Transaction

We discuss the growing relevance of FX in an IT setting and what tech professionals need to know about building systems that can accommodate multiple currencies.

One API for All Your FX Needs

One API for All Your FX Needs

Whether you need forex data for financial reconciliation, price localization, product development or more, we’ve got you covered. Leverage automated currency conversion directly into your app, website, ERP system, or accounting software.

Managing Corporate Currency Risk: Lessons From Across The Organization

Managing Corporate Currency Risk: Lessons From Across The Organization

For companies, managing FX risk in a volatile marketplace is truly a team effort—one that requires effective collaboration across all levels of the organization. We analyzed the market and looked at key FX considerations and best practices across different teams and departments - from senior management to the many specialists working beyond the C-Suite.

Managing Corporate Currency Risk: The Accountants’ View

Managing Corporate Currency Risk: The Accountants’ View

As with the other roles examined in this series, the integrity of multi-currency accounting is being tested by globalization and economic instability. This installment in our blog series examines the challenges of determining functional currency rates and how corporate accountants can focus on centralization and clarity to strengthen their efforts.

Managing Corporate Currency Risk: Little Steps Make For Big Cash Flow Forecasting

Managing Corporate Currency Risk: Little Steps Make For Big Cash Flow Forecasting

Cash flow analysts deal with more variables than they ever have before – and, more often than not, do so with antiquated methods. In the following article, we will focus on discussing how a few small changes – namely around the automation of FX rate data and knowledge of local operations – can make a major difference for corporate treasury departments.

 

Managing Corporate Currency Risk: The Road Ahead for Treasury Specialists

Managing Corporate Currency Risk: The Road Ahead for Treasury Specialists

Already stretched to their limits in the face of multi-currency volatility, corporate treasury specialists will see little reprieve ahead as macroeconomic uncertainty continues. Having recently provided guidance on general FX best practices for corporate treasurers, this installment focuses on how specialists can enhance their FX risk management efforts in the months ahead.

Managing Corporate Currency Risk: The CFO’s Balancing Act

Managing Corporate Currency Risk: The CFO’s Balancing Act

Tasked with both controlling the effects of multi-currency volatility and keeping costs low, CFOs find themselves with a tricky balance to strike. We explore how to strike an FX harmony. 

Managing Corporate Currency Risk: How CEOs Lay the Foundation for Success

Managing Corporate Currency Risk: How CEOs Lay the Foundation for Success

CEOs are increasingly aware of the threat that persistent FX market volatility poses to revenues. The chief executive now has greater responsibility to embrace multi-currency risk and support FX management strategies brought forth by the CFO and other corporate treasury executives.

Managing Corporate Currency Risk: Lessons from Across the Organization

Managing Corporate Currency Risk: Lessons from Across the Organization

In our new blog series, we take a look FX best practices across different teams and departments--from senior management to the many specialists working beyond the C-Suite.

Tech Firms Going Global: How Can Their Finance Teams Best Manage FX Fisk?

Tech Firms Going Global: How Can Their Finance Teams Best Manage FX Fisk?

We turn to the tech sector, in the final part of our blog series looking at the effect of global FX volatility across different industries. From Silicon Valley to India, the tech industry is feeling the FX market volatility.

Free Exchange Rates API: can your business rely on one of those?

Free Exchange Rates API: can your business rely on one of those?

The web provides plenty of ways to get free exchange rates. There also several ways to get an exchange rate API for free. Why would you need one? Currency conversion for reporting purposes, financial reconciliation, pricing, as well as APP development; these are some of the most common use cases that require a user to automate the exchange rate input.