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Foreign Currency FX Rate Forecasts for GBP EUR USD

12 Feb 2016 at 1 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

Pound Sterling (GBP) Exchange Rate Outlook Neutral to Negative Our leading analyst takes a look at what this week’s extreme market movements mean for three leading global currencies below – The POUND STERLING (currency : GBP) continues to be weighed down by deteriorating sentiment regarding the UK economy. The early week UK Trade Balance figures for 2015 were the worst on record and this is expected to hamper Sterling...

CATEGORIES: American Dollar Forecasts Euro Forecasts Pound Sterling Forecasts

World Share Markets Tumble: AUD, NZD, ZAR Forecast Falls

11 Feb 2016 at 5 PM - Written by David Woodsmith

Dramatic Currency Market Exchange Rate Movement Seen Today Today’s session has brought dramatic movement in the global equities and currency markets, with banks and financial institutions hit particularly hard, as evidenced by the sharp shift higher in the value of the VIX ‘Fear Index’. VIX ended yesterday’s session at 26.29, but within minutes of this afternoon’s Wall Street opening bell, it had touched 29.26, its...

CATEGORIES: Australian Dollar Forecasts Daily Currency Updates Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts South African Rand Forecasts

US Dollar (USD) Loses out as Japanese Yen (JPY) Gains on Vague Yellen Comments

11 Feb 2016 at 9 AM - Written by John Cameron

Yellen's Statement Drives Foreign Currency Exchange Rate Movement, USD, JPY, GBP, EUR In the world of global central bankers, there is one central banker who stands first amongst equals; the US Federal Reserve remains the pre-eminent global lender of the last resort and Fed Chair Janet Yellen is the central bank chief who calls the tune which other reserve banks follow. For this reason, Yellen’s Monetary Policy Report to...

CATEGORIES: Daily Currency Updates Dollar Pound Forecasts Japanese Yen Forecasts

Australian Dollar (AUD) and New Zealand Dollar (NZD) Exchange Rate Forecast Improves After Mixed Yellen Comments

10 Feb 2016 at 2 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

FX Market Volatility Provoked by Lord Turner Comments As the former head of UK’s Financial Services Authority, Adair Turner is an industry insider that investors listen to. When Lord Turner gave his view on the likely trajectory of global interest rates earlier today, market participants holding a range of currencies, but in particular the Pound Sterling (currency : GBP) and the US Dollar (currency : USD) sat up and took...

CATEGORIES: American Dollar Forecasts Australian Dollar Forecasts New Zealand Dollar Forecasts Pound Sterling Forecasts

Why is Pound Sterling (GBP) Currently being a Complete Basket Case?

10 Feb 2016 at 8 AM - Written by James Fuller

GBP/EUR Exchange Rate Dropped to Lowest Level since December 2014 The Pound Sterling (currency : GBP) slumped to its lowest level against the euro (currency : EUR) since December 2014 yesterday, with the pair touching 1.2738 during the middle part of the European session. The threats to the Pound, of which there are currently many, are well known; Royal Bank of Scotland (LON : RBS) recently published a report suggesting...

CATEGORIES: Pound Euro Forecasts Pound Sterling Forecasts

Pound Sterling (GBP) and US Dollar (USD) Exchange Rate Expectations Declining on Dovish Oil Forecast

9 Feb 2016 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

Global Oil Prices Driving Foreign Exchange Markets Global oil prices have played a significant part in price action for the world’s major currency pairs since Christmas and this situation is forecast to continue in the short to medium term as the world's oil producing nations keep up the current rate of over-production despite growing rumours that OPEC might meet to discuss cutting production. Our leading analyst explores the...

CATEGORIES: American Dollar Forecasts Pound Sterling Forecasts

Weekly FX Currency Market Data Forecast - Current Rate Predictions for GBP/EUR/USD

8 Feb 2016 at 12 PM - Written by Minesh Chaudhari

Last Week's Packed Economic Calender Triggered USD, EUR, GBP Exchange Rate Movement Following last week’s packed schedule of statistics, currency market participants will have to wait until the final trading day for the main data releases of this week’s session, although the global stock rout will give investors plenty to ponder.. Exchange Rate Forecast - Pound Sterling (GBP) Could Fluctuate after UK GDP Data Release...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Pound Dollar Forecasts Pound Euro Forecasts

Mixed Forecast for Latest US Dollar (USD) Currency Exchange Rate Outlook

8 Feb 2016 at 9 AM - Written by Ben Hughes

US Jobs Data Prompts US Dollar (USD) Exchange Rate Volatility - Unemployment Falls, Average Earnings Climb In economics, transmission mechanisms are considered highly important. The headline jobs figures in the US may have revealed stellar levels of job creation over the past two years, with over 200,000 new positions created most months; last Friday’s US labour market numbers built on this theme, showing the lowest overall...

CATEGORIES: Daily Currency Updates Dollar Pound Forecasts

Pound Dollar Exchange Rate GBP USD Forecast Deteriorates on Best US Unemployment Data for 8 Years

5 Feb 2016 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

Hotly Anticipated NFP Result Surprises Investors - GBP, USD, EUR Exchange Rates Fluctuate Today Most FX insiders consider the monthly US Non-Farm Payrolls data release as the most significant economic statistic of any given month. This afternoon’s NFP figure was as hotly anticipated as any recent editions, with analysts expecting the headline number to show that a hefty 191,000 new jobs had been created in the States during...

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British Pound Sterling Future Currency Forecast: GBP vs EUR USD AUD

5 Feb 2016 at 7 AM - Written by James Fuller

Pound Sterling Exchange Rate Outlook Neutral to Negative The POUND STERLING (currency : GBP) was severely hampered yesterday by the dovish tone of the latest Bank of England (BoE) Quarterly Inflation Report. The suggestion that the pace of British price increases will hold at below the 1.0% level for the remainder of 2016 has dampened investors’ UK interest rate expectations and the outlook for the UK unit is now NEUTRAL...

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