Latest Articles by John Cameron

The most recent currency news items written by author John Cameron.

GBP JPY Exchange Rate Plummets as Japan’s Trade Balance Rallies

22 Mar 2017 at 11 AM - Written by John Cameron

GBP JPY Exchange Rate Plummets as Japan’s Trade Balance Rallies
The GBP JPY exchange rate plummeted this morning following the release of Japan’s latest Trade Balance figures Pound Japanese Yen (GBP JPY) Exchange Rate Falls as Japanese Exports Spike The Pound Japanese Yen (GBP JPY) exchange rate softened on Wednesday following the release of positive trade figures from Japan. Japan’s...

CATEGORIES: Daily Currency Updates Pound Yen Forecasts

GBP INR Exchange Rate Extends Gains Despite Scottish Independence Worries

17 Mar 2017 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP INR Exchange Rate Extends Gains Despite Scottish Independence Worries
Following the surprisingly split Bank of England (BoE) vote on interest rates the Pound Sterling to Indian Rupee (GBP INR) exchange rate remained on a stronger footing. BoE Policy Meeting Split Boosted GBP Demand Confidence in the Pound was strongly boosted by the fact that known hawk Kristin Forbes had voted in favour of a 25bpt...

CATEGORIES: Pound Rupee Forecasts Pound Sterling Forecasts

USD AUD Exchange Rate Trends Higher Ahead of US Payrolls Data

10 Mar 2017 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

USD AUD Exchange Rate Trends Higher Ahead of US Payrolls Data
The US Dollar to Australian Dollar exchange rate fell from its highs on Friday afternoon but remained well above the week’s opening levels. While the day’s US Non-Farm Payroll report was generally impressive, investors perceived a rate hike from the Fed next week as being priced into the US Dollar and so began to indulge in riskier...

CATEGORIES: Australian Dollar Forecasts Currency Predictions

GBP INR Exchange Rate Slides as Pre-Budget Fears Grip Traders

7 Mar 2017 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP INR Exchange Rate Slides as Pre-Budget Fears Grip Traders
GBP Losses Persist as OECD Offers Mixed Outlook The Pound has dropped against the Indian Rupee today due to uncertainty about Wednesday’s Spring Budget, which comes at a historic time in the UK economy. As well as coming over 6 months after the EU Referendum vote to leave the EU, the budget is also sandwiched on the other side by the...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Pound Rupee Forecasts

GBP AUD Exchange Rate Sinks as Second Scottish Referendum on the Cards

27 Feb 2017 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP AUD Exchange Rate Sinks as Second Scottish Referendum on the Cards
The Pound dropped against the Australian Dollar at the start of trading this morning as Theresa May is reportedly bracing for calls from the Scottish government to hold a second independence referendum. Pound Australian Dollar (GBP AUD) Tumbles as SNP to Call for IndyRef 2 The Pound Australian Dollar (GBP AUD) exchange rate slid by...

CATEGORIES: Australian Dollar Forecasts Daily Currency Updates Pound Sterling Forecasts

GBP to AUD Loses Weekly Gains as Risk-Sentiment Increases

22 Feb 2017 at 12 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP to AUD Loses Weekly Gains as Risk-Sentiment Increases
The Pound to Australian Dollar exchange rate fell on Wednesday morning as the Australian Dollar looked to remain near its highs thanks to an increase in demand for risk-correlated currencies. Sterling’s rally from earlier in the week also faded. GBP/AUD began the week at the level of 1.6193 and briefly reached a high of 1.6287 on...

CATEGORIES: Australian Dollar Forecasts

GBP NZD Exchange Rate Tight after UK Trade Surplus Hits Record High, Article 50 Debate Continues

22 Feb 2017 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP NZD Exchange Rate Tight after UK Trade Surplus Hits Record High, Article 50 Debate Continues
The British Pound to New Zealand Dollar exchange rate was able to limit its losses on Wednesday afternoon after UK growth results disappointed investors earlier in the day. Demand for risky currencies like the ‘Kiwi’ faded on Wednesday afternoon as investors awaited the publication of the Federal Reserve’s latest minutes report....

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Daily Currency Updates Pound New Zealand Dollar Forecasts

EUR USD Exchange Rate Rises after Trump Changes Tact on Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

17 Feb 2017 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

EUR USD Exchange Rate Rises after Trump Changes Tact on Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
The Euro to US Dollar exchange rate slipped back from its weekly highs on Friday afternoon and looked to end the week nearer its opening levels at around 1.06. Demand for the US Dollar improved on Friday afternoon as the day’s US leading index report improved from 0.5% to 0.6% month-on-month, despite being predicted to remain at...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Euro Forecasts

Weaker German GDP Failed to Shore up GBP EUR after Disappointing UK Inflation

15 Feb 2017 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

Weaker German GDP Failed to Shore up GBP EUR after Disappointing UK Inflation
The British Pound to Euro exchange rate continued to perform poorly on Wednesday afternoon. However, the Euro was weakened during the American session by a surge of USD demand allowing GBP/EUR to hold above its worst levels. Movement in the Pound to Euro exchange rate is likely to be quiet on Thursday due to a lack of fresh economic news...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Euro Forecasts

USD Recovers from Lows, GBP to USD Exchange Rate Slips

7 Feb 2017 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

USD Recovers from Lows, GBP to USD Exchange Rate Slips
The British Pound to US Dollar exchange rate continued to trend at its worst levels in over a week on Tuesday afternoon due to the hawkishness of Federal Reserve officials and the latest Brexit concerns. GBP/USD slightly held away from its weekly lows towards the end of the day’s European session thanks to comments from Bank of England...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Daily Currency Updates Dollar Pound Forecasts