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What can you do to protect your international assignees when home or host currency weakens?

Sep 19, 2019 @ 09:45 AM / by Tom Healey

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When an expatriate’s home country currency weakens, what do you do? In my recent post, I talked about the importance of initiating an increase in their goods and services allowance because the employee’s salary portion, meant to be spent on their market basket, will no longer go as far once converted into their host currency.

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COLA in an age of Global Volatility [webinar recording]

Nov 02, 2018 @ 06:29 AM / by Michelle Curran

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COLA is affected by complex economic factors like exchange rate fluctuation and economic volatility, which are highly unpredictable. For a COLA to be effective, the allowance must be reviewed and updated periodically to take these factors into account.

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Currency Volatility: How to proactively manage pay packages for expatriate/international assignees!

Apr 18, 2018 @ 06:57 PM / by Tom Healey

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When there are significant exchange rate fluctuations, what does this mean for international assignees, and how should your mobility program address this volatility?

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'Attracting and Retaining Top Talent in Times of Brexit' with Contributions from AIRINC's Kay Hall!

Dec 04, 2017 @ 01:19 PM / by Gerald Abbey

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Brexit raises similar concerns for larger and smaller organisations alike. In fact, it affects tens of thousands of small businesses in the UK, who often lack the corporate infrastructure to support the costs and complexities that result from such an unprecedented constitutional change.

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3 Strategies for Managing Exchange Rate Fluctuations for Your Global Mobility Program in 2017

Sep 22, 2017 @ 12:51 PM / by Natalie Tong

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The unpredictability of fluctuating foreign exchange rates is a daily reality. For many companies, it can have a significant effect on employee compensation.

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Losses and Gains in Foreign Exchange: Argentina and Iceland falling, Canada and Sweden gaining! And then there's Venezuela.

Jul 31, 2017 @ 01:05 PM / by Morgan Grenier

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The Venezuelan Bolivar Fuerte continues to be the most extreme depreciation in the world.

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Losses and Gains in Foreign Exchange: Haitian Gourde spiking, Venezuelan Bolivar Fuerte floundering

Jun 29, 2017 @ 08:20 AM / by Morgan Grenier

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After years of unsteady depreciation, the Haitian Gourde gained 9.27% against the dollar this month. Learn more!

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Losses and Gains in Foreign Exchange: South Sudanese Pound continues to crash, Icelandic Krona continues to rise!

Jun 01, 2017 @ 08:00 AM / by Morgan Grenier

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Exchange Rates: The anticipation is over! Here are summaries of the recent exchange rate changes of more than 4%!

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Losses and Gains in Foreign Exchange!

May 12, 2017 @ 02:49 PM / by Morgan Grenier

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The anticipation is over! Here are summaries of the recent exchange rate changes of more than 3.5%:

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