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Market rates vs. Central Bank rates

Market rates vs. Central Bank rates

In recent years, Central Banks around the world have made the news with more frequency than ever before. How can global businesses identify which are the "right" exchange rates to use - market rates or Central Bank rates?

FX in the Age of Central Bank Activism: The EU and the UK at a crossroads

FX in the Age of Central Bank Activism: The EU and the UK at a crossroads

The European Central Bank and the Bank of England travel different paths - but one thing remains the same: every action they take causes a ripple in their respective currencies. Here's how to best prepare.

FX for tech: A look back at the future of FX

FX for tech: A look back at the future of FX

This final article in our ‘FX for tech’ blog series, we recap how technology can help almost every industry improve the handling of currencies, for both their clients and themselves.

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.

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.

Covering the Spread: New Life for Peso Under Trump’s NAFTA?

Covering the Spread: New Life for Peso Under Trump’s NAFTA?

After pulling out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, Trump has signaled his desire to renegotiate US participation in the longstanding North American Free Trade Agreement. This only adds to near-term uncertainty for the Mexican Peso. What does this mean for companies with cash flows exposed to the peso?

We're Exhibiting at AFP Annual Conference in Orlando Florida

We're Exhibiting at AFP Annual Conference in Orlando Florida

OANDA Solutions for Business will exhibit at the AFP 2016 Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida this year from October 22-26. Come meet the team at booth #551 to explore our corporate FX solutions for finance, accounting and treasury professionals.

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. 

OANDA partners with Kenandy to bring Accurate FX rates to the Cloud

OANDA partners with Kenandy to bring Accurate FX rates to the Cloud

OANDA, one of the world's most trusted source of Foreign Exchange data and business services, has entered into partnership with the Cloud ERP System Kenandy. The OANDA Automated Exchange rates will now be available to all Kenandy ERP users without need for lengthy and expensive integrations.

How Foreign Exchange Impacts JD Edwards Companies

How Foreign Exchange Impacts JD Edwards Companies

Global companies like yours are at the mercy of foreign currency fluctuations. Changes in conversion rates can have a dramatic and unexpected impact on the business bottom line. One of the simplest methods to minimize this impact is to keep exchange rates accurate, current, and monitored.