Latest Articles by John Cameron

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

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

USD JPY Exchange Rate Drops Following Subdued Fed Meeting

2 Feb 2017 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

USD JPY Exchange Rate Drops Following Subdued Fed Meeting
The USD JPY exchange rate fell to a two-week low this morning as the Federal Reserve voted to leave interest rates unchanged. US Dollar Japanese Yen (USD JPY) Pressured by Dovish Fed Outlook The US Dollar Japanese Yen (USD JPY) exchange rate dipped yesterday following as the Fed meet to discuss it monetary policy. While the odds...

CATEGORIES: Japanese Yen Forecasts Pound Sterling Forecasts

UK, US Meeting Ahead, GBP/ZAR Rate Falls

27 Jan 2017 at 12 PM - Written by John Cameron

UK, US Meeting Ahead, GBP/ZAR Rate Falls
Sterling Rand Demand Takes a Hit on Data-Deficient Day for UK Economy The Pound has recorded heavy losses in the GBP ZAR exchange rate today, falling by -0.4% in the pairing due to waning confidence in the UK’s economic future. Although UK Prime Minister Theresa May has recently been in the US promoting the UK-US ‘special...

CATEGORIES: Daily Currency Updates South African Rand Forecasts

British Pound to Swiss Franc Exchange Rate Sturdy Despite Higher Demand for ‘Safe Havens’

27 Jan 2017 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

British Pound to Swiss Franc Exchange Rate Sturdy Despite Higher Demand for ‘Safe Havens’
The British Pound to Swiss Franc exchange rate trended near its daily lows on Friday afternoon in the region of 1.2525, but still looked to sustain considerable gains throughout the week as a whole. As trade concerns weighed down other ‘safe haven’ currencies like the US Dollar (USD) and Japanese Yen (JPY), the Swiss Franc was able to...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Pound Sterling Forecasts Pound Swiss Franc Forecasts

Euro to US Dollar Exchange Rate Advances as First Trump Weekend Disappoints

24 Jan 2017 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

Euro to US Dollar Exchange Rate Advances as First Trump Weekend Disappoints
The Euro to US Dollar exchange rate trended flatly for most of Tuesday’s session, though the Euro was able to hold the gains it made against the US Dollar and remain comfortably in the region of 1.0750. The pair was able to hold its highs due partially to solid Eurozone PMIs published on Tuesday morning, however further advances were...

CATEGORIES: Daily Currency Updates Euro Forecasts

USD/JPY Advances as Markets Await Trump’s First Presidential Speech

20 Jan 2017 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

USD/JPY Advances as Markets Await Trump’s First Presidential Speech
Strong hopes for Donald Trump’s Presidency, coupled with a warning on Trump’s economics from a senior Japanese cabinet advisor, has kept the US Dollar to Japanese Yen exchange rate firmly on the advance. Markets Look to Trump Speech for Clues on Fiscal Stimulus Plans Investors are looking for signs that Trump intends to carry...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Japanese Yen Forecasts