Credit Cards Currency Converter

Cross Currency Conversion

To find the percentage difference between the following two rates:

  • The foreign exchange rate, including all charges that are used by the KBC for currency conversion within the EEA countries
  • The respective last published euro foreign exchange (from the European Central Bank) reference Rates
The rates metioned above can be checked at the links below:
European Central Bank Exchange Rates
MasterCard Currency Converter

Mastercard Currency Converter

To find the foreign exchange rate, including all charges that are used by the KBC for currency conversion you can use the Mastercard Currency Converter.

Just enter in the comparable currencies and the KBC percentage mark up. For Credit Cards 2% and for Debit Cards 1.5% (min €0.46, max €11.43).

Historical Reference Rates

You can check Historical Reference Rates on the ECB exchange rates page.

To find an historical rates, scroll down to the ‘Historical reference rates’ section on the Euro foreign exchange reference rates page.

Using the calendar provided, you can locate the historical date required and download the exchange rates as part of a PDF.

Historical Mastercard Rates

Historical Mastercard currency conversion rates can be found on the MasterCard Currency Converter page by selecting the ‘Select date of transaction’

Percentage Difference

To calculate the percentage difference:

Example:
Mastercard Exchange Rate (Including KBC fee) 1 EURO – 0.906897 GBP European Foreign Exchange Rate = 0.88460 GBP
Difference = 0.022297