Showing the exchange rate at the point of execution

Could you show the exchange rate for foreign transactions at the point of trade (just beneath the “total cost of transaction”).

I find I’m having to switch to Yahoo Finance to look at the exchange rate, or doing the calculation of “total cost divide by number of shares”.

Something like this would be great:
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That is a nice idea. Until that is implemented, a quick way to check the exchange rate is to start to fill in a silly limit order like this

Here we see the currect exchange rate is $1 = £0.7762.

Once you have completed a trade the exchange rate is shown in the history, eg

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That’s clever, nice tip mate.

Thanks - never thought of putting the 100 to give me that quick calculation!