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OFX Introduces Global Currency Account for Ecommerce Marketplace Sellers

May 15th, 2018 - Business Wire

Foreign currency exchange company OFX (ASX: OFX) today introduced the new OFX Global Currency Account designed to simplify cash flow management for online sellers trading on international marketplaces.
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Brave New World: Preparing for international trade after Brexit

February 14, 2018 - SmallBusiness.co.uk

With Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union on the horizon, small businesses are at a critical juncture when it comes to international trade...
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Brexit just got real and could be a great opportunity for Australia

January 20, 2017 - The Huffington Post

"No deal for Britain is better than a bad deal for Britain." With that, Theresa May made her negotiating position clear. This is not so much 'hard' Brexit as 'iron' Brexit. Her illustrious predecessor, Margaret Thatcher, would be proud. As a result of the Brexit vote last June, the British Pound plunged to its lowest level since...
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Making the most of a weak pound and strong euro

January 9, 2018 - Start Your Business

Earlier this year, the euro was in real trouble. Populist elections in France and the Netherlands looked set to undermine the single currency, with ‘Frexit’ and a return to the French franc looking like a real possibility...
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EXCLUSIVE: clearXchange Co-Founder, Mike Kennedy, Joins OFX As President

October 12, 2017 - PYMNTS

Money moves across hemispheres, and so do some international money transfer firms. To put a narrower spin on that sentiment, Australian money transfer firm OFX has now expanded its focus to the Western hemisphere...
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How an international money transfer business did a global rebrand

June 24, 2017 - CMO Innovation

OzForex was thinking global, but was constrained by a local name. The international money transfer business that grew out of Australia wanted to make good on its global ambitions...
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Successful executives share one thing you need to know about being a woman in Australian business

March 6, 2017 - Business Insider

More women are being represented in Australian business than ever before, although there’s still a long way to go when it comes to executives and boards. But on International Women’s Day, what has been achieved in Australia should be celebrated. So we asked some by successful businesswomen what everyone should know about women in Australian business right now.
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Archive

11-Jan-17 | AU - The Australian - Bumps ahead for Aussie Dollar

13-Jan-17 | AU - Smart Company - Trumps press conference gives Aussie dollar a boost but market uncertainty remains

18-Jan-17 | US - PaymentsSource - Currency exchange firms seek opportunity in online retail

20-Jan-17 | AU - The Huffington Post - Brexit just got real and could be a great opportunity for Australia

24-Jan-17 | AU - The Sydney Morning Herald - Mining rally outweighs trade jitters

24-Jan-17 | AU - The Age - Mining rally outweighs trade jitters

24-Jan-17 | AU - The Australian Financial Review - Mining rally outweighs trade jitters

24-Jan-17 | AU - The Canberra Times - Mining rally outweighs trade jitters

24-Jan-17 | AU - The Brisbane Times - Mining rally outweighs trade jitters

24-Jan-17 | AU - WA Today - Mining rally outweighs trade jitters

25-Jan-17 | AU - Nine.com - Australia just collateral damage in Trumps war on trade

27-Jan-17 | AU - Dynamic Business - Will the US withdrawal from the TPP affect US

30-Jan-17 | US - Total Retail - Global Currencies to Respond to the Global Climate … Will You Be Ready?

21-Feb-17 | AU - Inside Small Business - Protecting small business against fraud

27-Feb-17 | AU - Fintech Business - Fintech businesses scaling too early

6-Mar-17 | AU - Business Insider - Successful executives share the one thing you need to know about being a woman in Australian business

20-Mar-17 | AU - CMO - CMO interview: Rebecca Shears OFX

21-Mar-17 | AU - Dynamic Business - How small business are vulnerable to fraud

29-Mar-17 | AU - Australian Financial Review - Stake lifts the bar for trading US stocks and ETFs

29-Mar-17 | UK - City AM - A capricious digital economy requires agile management

5-Apr-17 | US - Entrepreneur - The 5 Most Common Fraud Scenarios for Small Businesses

8-Apr-17 | UK - BBC - BUSINESS LIVE: Pound drops on inflation figures

14-Apr-17 | UK - FX-MM - UKForex rebrands to OFX to facilitate borderless payments

19-Apr-17 | UK - Yahoo! Finance - British consumers should prep for political events to hit their finances in 2017

20-Apr-17 | UK - Global Banking & Finance Review - UKFOREX REBRANDS TO OFX

21-Apr-17 | UK - Bdaily - Guaranteeing business growth in 2017

24-Apr-17 | UK - Euronews - UK budget cold comfort for sterling, boosts building firms

28-Apr-17 | AU - Dynamic Business - ‘The French Election: How Australian businesses can prepare for a fresh round of uncertainty’

4-May-17 | UK - CNBC - Sterling skids to 8-week low vs euro on news of ECB rate hike discussion

4-May-17 | US - Global Trade Magazine - New Data: 63 Percent of Global SMBs Report International Business Growth

5-May-17 | US - Small Biz Daily - Celebrating National Small Biz Week" (Global Outlook-OFX)

9-May-17 | AU - The Australian - Budget boost for Australian global businesses

10-May-17 | AU - Business Insider - BUDGET ROUNDTABLE: Executives say the government still needs to confront how global trends will affect Australian businesses

10-May-17 | AU - Mybusiness - Analysis: budget implications for SMEs

11-May-17 | AU - Dynamic Business - The 2017 Budget is a good starting point but more is needed as SMBS take the global stage

11-May-17 | AU - Body&Soul - ‘The biggest lesson my mum taught me’

12-May-17 | AU - Business Insider - PODCAST: The budget, banks, and blow-ups

13-May-17 | AU - Business Insider - 11 Australian executives share how their mums helped them to achieve success in their careers

16-May-17 | UK - Real Business - Ensuring success in business by overcoming volatility

18-May-17 | UK - Finance Monthly - Your Thoughts: Triggering Article 50

18-May-17 | US - PYMNTS - The Other Side Of SME Optimism

19-May-17 | US - Big Ideas for Small Business - SMBS CONFIDENT ABOUT THE GLOBAL ECONOMY

23-May-17 | UK - Daily Mail - Sterling pushes higher against the euro as Britain triggers Article 50

29-May-17 | AU - Tech Fest Conference - Designing the Transformed CFO

2-Jun-17 | UK - The Guardian - Revealed: the huge profits earned by big banks on overseas money transfers

5-Jun-17 | AU - The Australian - Young homebuyers head offshore as affordability bites

6-Jun-17 | AU - 9Finance - Millennials are investing in overseas property to avoid unaffordable local prices

6-Jun-17 | AU - Finder.com.au - Priced out of Australia, Gen Y homebuyers look abroad

7-Jun-17 | AU - Your Investment Property - First-Home Buyers Looking For Bargains Abroad

7-Jun-17 | UK - This is Money - Should small businesses lock into fixed exchange rates to protect against the wavering pound?

7-Jun-17 | UK - Growth Business - 5 ways for British businesses to prepare for the French election

9-Jun-17 | AU - Hot Copper - Half-time round-up

9-Jun-17 | AU - Morning News - UK elections have brought down the pound sterling

9-Jun-17 | AU - KR Press - The election results in the British Isles brought down the pound sterling

9-Jun-17 | AU - NDTV Profit - Asian Shares Gain, Sterling Shaken By UK Election Shock

9-Jun-17 | AU - Forbes - Pound dollar decreased by more than 1.5%

9-Jun-17 | AU - Reuters (Asia) - British election impact of the British pound but the impact of the Asian stock market is limited

9-Jun-17 | AU - Gulf News - Sterling shaken by UK election shock, fallout limited elsewhere

9-Jun-17 | AU - PPPFocus - FTSE 100 Rises but pound suffers after shock election result

9-Jun-17 | AU - The Globe and Mail - Sterling stunned by U.K. election shock, damage limited elsewhere

9-Jun-17 | AU - Fox Business - Sterling shaken by UK election shock, damage limited elsewhere

9-Jun-17 | AU - New York Times - Sterling Shaken by UK Election Shock, Damage Limited Elsewhere

9-Jun-17 | AU - Money Web - Pound shaken by UK election shock, damage limited elsewhere

9-Jun-17 | AU - Nasdap - GLOBAL MARKETS-Sterling shaken by UK election shock, damage limited elsewhere

9-Jun-17 | AU - Puls Biznesu - The pound tąpnął after the elections

9-Jun-17 | AU - Invezz - FTSE 100 preview: Index looking up amid hung parliament prospects

9-Jun-17 | AU - Deutsche Welle - Share markets shrug off UK election, but pound pummeled

9-Jun-17 | AU - The South African - Pound rattled as hung parliament looms for United Kingdom

9-Jun-17 | AU - Dotemirates - Pound falls as May's Tories flounder in election

9-Jun-17 | UK - Smallbusiness.co.uk - French election: How UK businesses can ready themselves for uncertainty

15-Jun-17 | UK - BBC - Business Live: Sterling wavers

16-Jun-17 | AU - Australian Financial Review - Pound's weakness puts travellers to Britain in the box seat

16-Jun-17 | AU - Sydney Morning Herald - Pound's weakness puts travellers to Britain in the box seat

16-Jun-17 | AU - The Age - Pound's weakness puts travellers to Britain in the box seat

16-Jun-17 | AU - Brisbane Times - Pound's weakness puts travellers to Britain in the box seat

16-Jun-17 | AU - WAToday - Pound's weakness puts travellers to Britain in the box seat

16-Jun-17 | AU - Canberra Times - Pound's weakness puts travellers to Britain in the box seat

20-Jun-17 | UK - Evening Standard - Market Report: Bovis beats off rivals as new boss grabs £1.2m in shares

21-Jun-17 | UK - Fresh Business Thinking - The French elections, and beyond: How British SMEs can ride out volatility in the euro

24-Jun-17 | US - CMO Innovation  - How an international money transfer business did a global rebrand

26-Jun-17 | AU - News.com.au - Forget property and Aussie shares, young investors are setting their sights offshore

20-Jul-17 | UK - MoneySavingExpert.com - Sending Money Abroad

20-Jul-17 | UK - Bloomberg - Pound Drops as Rising Inflation Seen Unlikely to Prompt BOE Hike

20-Jul-17 | UK - Daily Express - Pound rockets to 7-month high against dollar amid Trump fears and strong UK economy

26-Jul-17 | AU - Reuters (Japan) - Australian CPI, second quarter predicted below: predictive view

26-Jul-17 | US - Entrepreneur - July Is Just Early Enough to Start Planning for Holiday Selling

27-Jul-17 | AU - Canstar - Aussie Dollar Breaks Through 80 US Cents, Despite RBA Economic Outlook

28-Jul-17 | AU - Nestegg - What does a higher Aussie dollar mean for the market?

31-Jul-17 | AU - CIO - Foreign exchange firm OFX does Agile right

3-Aug-17 | UK - Financial Director - General election is good news for ForEx

3-Aug-17 | UK - Finextra - International payments and the need for a dedicated regulator - Neville Lacey

3-Aug-17 | UK - Minutehack - How Will The General Election Affect The Pound?

4-Aug-17 | UK - Reuters - Sterling sets two-week high on eve of UK vote on prospect of May win

7-Aug-17 | AU - News.com.au - Swimwear brand Bondi Born makes waves overseas

7-Aug-17 | AU - Daily Telegraph - Swimwear brand Bondi Born makes waves overseas

7-Aug-17 | AU - Herald Sun - Swimwear brand Bondi Born makes waves overseas

7-Aug-17 | AU - Courier Mail - Swimwear brand Bondi Born makes waves overseas

7-Aug-17 | AU - Adelaide Now - Swimwear brand Bondi Born makes waves overseas

7-Aug-17 | AU - The Mercury - Swimwear brand Bondi Born makes waves overseas

7-Aug-17 | AU - Gold Coast Bulletin - Swimwear brand Bondi Born makes waves overseas

7-Aug-17 | AU - Townsville Bulletin - Swimwear brand Bondi Born makes waves overseas

7-Aug-17 | AU - Cairns Post - Swimwear brand Bondi Born makes waves overseas

7-Aug-17 | AU - Geelong Advertiser - Swimwear brand Bondi Born makes waves overseas

7-Aug-17 | AU - NT News - Swimwear brand Bondi Born makes waves overseas

7-Aug-17 | UK - The Guardian - Pound tumbles but FTSE 100 rises as hung parliament spooks the City – business live

8-Aug-17 | UK - Daily Mail - UK central bank surprises with split decision on rate hike

9-Aug-17 | UK - Bloomberg - Trask: No Huge Drop in Cable Despite Brexit

10-Aug-17 | UK - Business Advice - Five tips for using ecommerce to sell to a global online audience

16-Aug-17 | UK - The Independent - Hot weather helps UK retail sales rebound in June

29-Aug-17 | UK - Growth Business - Christmas in July: How to prepare for a record-breaking holiday season

13-Sep-17 | UK - Small Business - Christmas in July: How to prepare for record sales

14-Sep-17 | UK - Insider.co.uk - FX company's survey reveals strong levels of SME support for Brexit

14-Sep-17 | UK - SmallBusiness.co.uk - UK SMEs see Brexit as an opportunity, as international trade rises

20-Sep-17 | AU - Dynamic Business - LET’S TALK…ECOMMERCE

20-Sep-17 | UK - International Business Times - 'Super Thursday' or Damp Weekday: Pound slumps on Mark Carney's comments

20-Sep-17 | UK - Growth Business - UK SMEs see Brexit as an opportunity, as international trade rises

21-Sep-17 | UK - SME Magazine - SMEs see Brexit as an opportunity as international trade rises

27-Sep-17 | UK - PYMNTS - Higher Education Weighs In On Brexit

3-Oct-17 | UK - Forbes - UK SME Exporters Warm To Brexit - Well Perhaps

6-Oct-17 | AU - inside smallbusiness - How to secure your small business network

10-Oct-17 | UK - BBC - Pound bounces on labour market figures

17-Oct-17 | UK - First Voice - Sell online to a global audience

18-Oct-17 | UK - The Daily Telegraph - Gap between rising prices and pay widens as wage growth figures disappoint; unemployment drops to 4.3pc

31-Oct-17 | AU - IT Brief - Interview: From the surf to the ASX - the foreign exchange company challenging banks

31-Oct-17 | AU - IT Brief NZ - Interview: From the surf to the ASX - the foreign exchange company challenging banks

2-Nov-17 | UK - Fresh Business Thinking - The year of the euro: Making the most of a strong single currency

2-Nov-17 | UK - The New York Times - Sterling Surges to One-Year High on Bank of England Rate Hike Warning

8-Nov-17 | UK - BBC Radio 5 Live - Wake Up to Money – 20th September

15-Nov-17 | UK - The Guardian - Pound jumps as UK retail sales beat forecasts – business live

15-Nov-17 | UK - Business Advice - How small businesses can make the most of a strong euro

15-Nov-17 | UK - The Independent - Pound sterling dropped half a cent after Theresa May's Florence speech on Brexit

23-Nov-17 | AU - Business Insider - An Australian business already selling on Amazon reveals its secrets to success on the global platform

24-Nov-17 | AU - Australian Financial Review - An Australian business already selling on Amazon reveals its secrets to success

28-Nov-17 | UK - eCommerce Awards - Finalists 2017

29-Nov-17 | AU - Business Insider - Amazon just bought land in Sydney for $7 million

5-Dec-17 | AU - Business Insider Australia - Here are Amazon Australia's delivery rates

6-Dec-17 | UK - The Guardian - UK construction sector shrinks as 'Brexit blight' bites – business live

3-Mar-16 | CA - Reuters - C$ strengthens to new 12-week high against weaker greenback

21-Mar-16 | US - Aabaco for Small Business - Paying More Than You Need to for International Transactions?

30-Mar-16 | CA - Reuters - CANADA FX DEBT-C$ strengthens to a 5-month high on dovish Fed

2-May-16 | US - BizReport - Expert: Tips for better small business expansion

4-May-16 | CA - Reuters - CANADA FX DEBT-C$ weakens to 2-week low on trade data, oil output fears

17-May-16 | US - MarketWatch - Dollar drops as stronger inflation reading fails to boost rate-hike expectations

18-May-16 | US - Bloomberg - Dollar Jumps to 7-Week High as June Fed Rate Hike Seen in Play

3-Jun-16 | US - PaymentsSource - Big Cross Border Transfers a Big Deal to More Companies

13-Jun-16 | US - Small Biz Daily - Look to the U.S. Dollar When Making Your Next Business Decision

22-Jun-16 | US - Entrepreneur - If U.K. Voters Make a Brexit They Will Take Unwilling U.S. Businesses With Them

11-Jul-16 | US - BizReport - Ad Roundup: Platforms simplify data, ecommerce

12-Jul-16 | US - Entrepreneur - Prime Day Fail: What Merchants Need To Know

18-Aug-16 | US - USA Today - For the Record: Don't cancel those Canada plans just yet

26-Aug-16 | US - Small Business Trends - 58 Percent of Small Businesses Already Have International Customers, Survey Finds

29-Aug-16 | US - BizReport - Report: US small businesses pushing international

16-Sep-16 | US - Entrepreneur - SMBs Confident in Global Economy Despite Upfront Concerns

22-Sep-16 | UK - Business Quarter - Do UK SMEs see Brexit as an opportunity?

5-Oct-16 | US - Small Business Trends - Small Businesses Trading Internationally See More Growth, Says FedEx Index

6-Oct-16 | US - Small Biz Daily - SMBs Confident in Global Economy Despite Upfront Concerns

26-Oct-16 | AU - Startup Smart - How OFX chief Richard Kimber is bringing a global focus to the world of fintech through the $400 million foreign exchange business

26-Oct-16 | AU - Smart Company - How OFX chief Richard Kimber is bringing a global focus to the world of fintech through the $400 million foreign exchange business

7-Nov-16 | AU - Startup Smart - What will the outcome of the 2016 election mean for Australian business community

7-Nov-16 | AU - Smart Company - What will the outcome of the 2016 election mean for Australian business community

8-Nov-16 | US - Buzzfeed - US Dollar’s Value Plummets In Reaction To A Trump Presidency

8-Nov-16 | AU - Dynamic Business - The American question for small businesses

9-Nov-16 | AU - The Huffington Post - No, the worlds economy is not about to melt down

10-Nov-16 | AU - BuzzFeed - Commentary from WIll Shepard on Trump becoming president

10-Nov-16 | AU - Business Insider - 8 business executives share their thoughts on the way forward under a Trump presidency

11-Nov-16 | CA - Reuters - CANADA FX DEBT-C$ hits new 8-month low as oil tumbles, investors buy greenbacks

9-Dec-16 | AU - Business Insider - Why this ASX listed business asks interviewees if they would load a dishwasher

13-Dec-16 | US - MarketWatch - Dollar flat on the day as investors await and expect Fed rate hike

19-Dec-16 | US - PaymentsSource - Culture and tech raise a barrier to emerging market payments

19-Dec-16 | AU - Lifehacker - Killer interview question, would you load a dishwasher


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