Latest Articles by Tim Boyer

The most recent currency news items written by author Tim Boyer.

GBP NZD Exchange Rate Trended Higher as Market Confidence Faded

27 Mar 2017 at 5 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

GBP NZD Exchange Rate Trended Higher as Market Confidence Faded
As risk appetite weakened substantially at the start of the week the Pound Sterling to New Zealand Dollar exchange rate was prompted to trend sharply higher. GBP Trends Higher Despite Impending Brexit Trigger Although Theresa May is due to activate Article 50 on Wednesday the Pound (GBP) has remained on a stronger footing, with much...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Pound New Zealand Dollar Forecasts

USD/GBP Hits 8-Week Low After Trump Withdraws Healthcare Bill

27 Mar 2017 at 12 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

USD/GBP Hits 8-Week Low After Trump Withdraws Healthcare Bill
The US Dollar to Pound Sterling exchange rate has tumbled -0.9% to 0.7946 as investors continue to fear markets have been too optimistic regarding economic stimulus from President Donald Trump. USD Tumbles as Markets Question Trump Rally Investors are today selling out of the US Dollar after Friday saw Republicans pulling the bill meant...

CATEGORIES: Dollar Pound Forecasts

Rising UK Inflation Prompted Bullish Run for GBP NZD Exchange Rate

22 Mar 2017 at 4 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

Rising UK Inflation Prompted Bullish Run for GBP NZD Exchange Rate
The British Pound to New Zealand Dollar exchange rate fell back towards the week’s opening levels from its weekly highs as the Pound’s inflation-inspired rally ran out of steam. New Zealand Dollar investors are likely to firm in the ‘Kiwi’ ahead of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand’s (RBNZ) policy decision, which takes place in...

CATEGORIES: Daily Currency Updates Pound New Zealand Dollar Forecasts

EUR/USD Climbs on Draghi Optimism as Markets Await US Jobs Data

10 Mar 2017 at 11 AM - Written by Tim Boyer

EUR/USD Climbs on Draghi Optimism as Markets Await US Jobs Data
The Euro US Dollar exchange rate continues to rise today after yesterday’s optimistic comments from European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi. Draghi Positivity Continues to Boost EUR/USD Yesterday’s ECB meeting saw interest rates and quantitative easing left untouched once again. However, the following press conference...

CATEGORIES: Euro Forecasts

GBP ZAR Exchange Rate Boosted by Market Risk Aversion

9 Mar 2017 at 3 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

GBP ZAR Exchange Rate Boosted by Market Risk Aversion
The British Pound to South African Dollar exchange rate surged on Thursday afternoon. Demand for emerging market currencies like the Rand faded on Thursday as traders increasingly anticipated Friday’s US Non-Farm Payroll figures. If the February US employment data impresses investors, more investors will become confidence that the...

CATEGORIES: Pound Rand Forecasts

GBP EUR Exchange Rate Slumps Ahead of Spring Budget

9 Mar 2017 at 3 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

GBP EUR Exchange Rate Slumps Ahead of Spring Budget
The British Pound to Euro exchange rate continued to slump on Thursday as investors bought up the Euro following the day’s press conference from European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi. The typically dovish Draghi undertook a surprisingly hawkish stance during the presser, stating that downside risks in inflation had largely...

CATEGORIES: Daily Currency Updates Euro Pound Forecasts

GBP NZD Exchange Rate Rallies after Fed Rate Hike Odds Damage NZD Demand

7 Mar 2017 at 3 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

GBP NZD Exchange Rate Rallies after Fed Rate Hike Odds Damage NZD Demand
On Tuesday afternoon the British Pound to New Zealand Dollar exchange rate continued to trend with a downside bias despite a drop in price for New Zealand’s most lucrative commodity. During the 07/03 Global Dairy Trade (GDT) auction, dairy prices dropped by -6.3% and hit their worst levels since October 2016, which could dampen demand...

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

EUR to GBP Exchange Rate Holds Ground Thanks to Solid Eurozone Ecostats

1 Mar 2017 at 4 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

EUR to GBP Exchange Rate Holds Ground Thanks to Solid Eurozone Ecostats
The Euro to British Pound exchange rate looked to extend its weekly highs on Wednesday afternoon and moved at a rate of over 0.3% towards the end of the European session. Investors continued to return to the Euro thanks to Germany’s better than expected February inflation projections, which unexpectedly improved from 1.9% to 2.2% and...

CATEGORIES: Daily Currency Updates Euro Forecasts

GBP CHF Exchange Rate Trends Tightly as Investors Muse Mixed UK GDP Stats

22 Feb 2017 at 2 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

GBP CHF Exchange Rate Trends Tightly as Investors Muse Mixed UK GDP Stats
GBP Demand Limited Today as Annual UK GDP Revised Down The Pound to Swiss Franc exchange rate has been inconsistent today, with Sterling alternately making marginal gains and fractional losses in the pairing. UK news has focused on the release of second estimates for Q4 GDP growth rates, which have shown a rise on the quarter but an...

CATEGORIES: Pound Swiss Franc Forecasts

GBP NZD Exchange Rate to Trend Lower Ahead of RBNZ Decision

8 Feb 2017 at 3 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

GBP NZD Exchange Rate to Trend Lower Ahead of RBNZ Decision
The British Pound to New Zealand Dollar exchange rate continued to trend relatively flatly throughout Wednesday afternoon. While the Pound slipped from its best levels later in the day, the weak ‘Kiwi’ was unable to capitalise. Demand for the Pound faded ahead of the UK Parliament’s final vote on Article 50, while the New Zealand...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Pound New Zealand Dollar Forecasts Pound Sterling Forecasts