The forward exchange rate refers to an exchange rate that is quoted and traded today but for delivery and payment on a specific future date.
In some areas of Europe and in the retail market in the United Kingdom, EUR and GBP are reversed so that GBP is quoted as the fixed currency to the euro.
In finance, an exchange rate (also known as a foreign-exchange rate, forex rate, ER, FX rate or Agio) between two currencies is the rate at which one currency will be exchanged for another.
It is also regarded as the value of one country’s currency in relation to another currency. For example, an interbank exchange rate of 119 Japanese yen (JPY, ? 119 will be exchanged for each US$1 or that US$1 will be exchanged for each ? In this case it is said that the price of a dollar in relation to yen is ?
This reduces rounding issues and the need to use excessive numbers of decimal places.
There are some exceptions to this rule: for example, the Japanese often quote their currency as the base to other currencies.
119, or equivalently that the price of a yen in relation to dollars is $1/119.
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