Latest Articles by James Fuller

The most recent currency news items written by author James Fuller.

GBP CHF Exchange Rate Slides after EC President Confirms Brexit ‘Divorce Bill’

24 Mar 2017 at 11 AM - Written by James Fuller

GBP CHF Exchange Rate Slides after EC President Confirms Brexit ‘Divorce Bill’
GBP Slumps after Juncker’s “Brexit Bill” Comments With direct UK data in short supply today, the GBP CHF exchange rate has dropped by -0.4%. This follows discouraging remarks from European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. Commenting on how Brexit negotiations might proceed, Juncker stated; ‘I am [in] anything but in...

CATEGORIES: Pound Swiss Franc Forecasts

GBP CHF Exchange Rate Accelerates after UK Inflation Hits 2.3%

22 Mar 2017 at 4 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP CHF Exchange Rate Accelerates after UK Inflation Hits 2.3%
The British Pound to Swiss Franc exchange rate slumped on Wednesday afternoon. Investors cooled on the Pound following Tuesday’s rally and demand for traditional ‘safe haven’ currencies like the Franc surged. As demand for the US Dollar weakened and investors began to grow impatient waiting for fiscal policy news from US President...

CATEGORIES: Pound Swiss Franc Forecasts

GBP AUD Exchange Rate Rises as UK Unemployment Hits Lowest Level Since 1975

16 Mar 2017 at 3 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP AUD Exchange Rate Rises as UK Unemployment Hits Lowest Level Since 1975
The British Pound to Australian Dollar exchange rate surged on Thursday afternoon following the Bank of England’s (BoE) March policy decision due to hawkish action from one member of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC). Kristin Forbes voted to hike UK interest rates back up to 0.5%. While policy was left frozen, this impressed traders as...

CATEGORIES: Australian Dollar Forecasts Currency Predictions Daily Currency Updates

GBP AUD Rally Seen after Shock Slide in Australian Trade Balance

2 Mar 2017 at 1 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP AUD Rally Seen after Shock Slide in Australian Trade Balance
GBP Climbs against AUD despite Fears of Commons Bill Defeat The Pound has managed a 0.6% rise against the Australian Dollar today, which comes after the UK Government was ‘defeated’ over an Article 50 amendment in the House of Lords. Peers voted by a majority of over 100 to approve the amendment in question, which requires the...

CATEGORIES: Australian Dollar Forecasts Currency Predictions

EUR USD Exchange Rate Flops on Rising Signs of March Fed Rate Hike

16 Feb 2017 at 5 PM - Written by James Fuller

EUR USD Exchange Rate Flops on Rising Signs of March Fed Rate Hike
The Euro to US Dollar exchange rate continued to climb on Thursday afternoon. At the time of updating, the pair had hit a new weekly high of 1.0674. Investors bought the Euro from its cheapest levels throughout the day despite a lack of fresh supportive Eurozone data. Expectations that Greek debt relief talks would see quick and smooth...

CATEGORIES: Daily Currency Updates Euro Forecasts Euro Pound Forecasts

GBP INR Daily Exchange Rate News: Advance seen ahead of Key UK Inflation Figures

14 Feb 2017 at 4 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP INR Daily Exchange Rate News: Advance seen ahead of Key UK Inflation Figures
The British Pound to Indian Rupee exchange rate remained weak throughout Tuesday’s European session as the morning’s UK inflation data disappointed Sterling traders. Strong demand for emerging market currencies like the Indian Rupee remained strong throughout the day, even after Federal Reserve interest rate hike bets improved...

CATEGORIES: Pound Sterling Forecasts

UK PMIs Fall on all Fronts, USD GBP Exchange Rate Rises

3 Feb 2017 at 11 AM - Written by James Fuller

UK PMIs Fall on all Fronts, USD GBP Exchange Rate Rises
Gains Recorded in USD GBP Exchange Rate as Major January Jobs Stats Approach The US Dollar has risen by 0.3% against the Pound today, following the news that Donald Trump is planning to start the repeal process on the Dodd Frank regulations for mortgages and lending. While this might cause significant difficulties in the long-term, the...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Daily Currency Updates Pound Dollar Forecasts

GBP EUR Exchange Drops despite Government Defeat in Supreme Court Case

25 Jan 2017 at 4 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP EUR Exchange Drops despite Government Defeat in Supreme Court Case
The British Pound to Euro exchange rate extended its daily gains on Wednesday afternoon and headed further above the level of 1.17. GBP traders firmed in anticipation that the UK government would publish a Brexit ‘white paper’. The Euro, on the other hand, became jittery after Ted Malloch, tipped to be US President Trump’s EU...

CATEGORIES: Daily Currency Updates Euro Forecasts Pound Euro Forecasts

GBP CAD Exchange Rate Stabilises as UK Retail Sales Plummet

20 Jan 2017 at 2 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP CAD Exchange Rate Stabilises as UK Retail Sales Plummet
The GBP CAD exchange rate stabilised this morning following its recent rally as disappointing UK sales figures ended the Pound’s advance. Pound Canadian Dollar (GBP CAD) Gains Muted by Drop in Retail Sales The Pound Canadian Dollar (GBP CAD) exchange rate struggled to extend its gains this morning as the Office for National...

CATEGORIES: Canadian Dollar Forecasts Currency Predictions

Greater Clarity over Brexit Continues to Underpin Pound Indian Rupee Exchange Rate

20 Jan 2017 at 4 PM - Written by James Fuller

Greater Clarity over Brexit Continues to Underpin Pound Indian Rupee Exchange Rate
The British Pound to Indian Rupee exchange rate failed to return to the week’s best levels on Friday afternoon, as markets began to doubt Trump would take any immediate action after becoming US President in the evening. As a result, investors took one last dip in risky emerging market currencies like the Indian Rupee, though the currency...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Pound Rupee Forecasts