Latest Articles by Tim Boyer

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

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

Revised BoE Growth Forecasts Failed to Encourage GBP/CHF Exchange Rate Rally

2 Feb 2017 at 5 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

Revised BoE Growth Forecasts Failed to Encourage GBP/CHF Exchange Rate Rally
The mood towards the Pound deteriorated markedly on Thursday, despite the Bank of England (BoE) substantially raising its growth forecasts for 2017. Less Hawkish BoE Prompted Pound Sterling Downtrend While the BoE took a more optimistic view of the economy in its latest quarterly Inflation Report this was not seen to indicate any...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Pound Swiss Franc Forecasts

GBP EUR Exchange Slides as Brexit Bill is Published

27 Jan 2017 at 12 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

GBP EUR Exchange Slides as Brexit Bill is Published
The GBP EUR exchange rate slid by around half a cent this morning following the publishing of the government’s bill to invoke Article 50. Pound Euro (GBP EUR) Pressured as Government Schedules Brexit Bill The recent rally in the Pound Euro (GBP EUR) exchange rate came to an end this morning as the Pound was weakened by the UK...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Daily Currency Updates Euro Pound Forecasts

Supreme Court Speculation Causes Uptick in GBP AUD Exchange Rate

24 Jan 2017 at 3 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

Supreme Court Speculation Causes Uptick in GBP AUD Exchange Rate
The British Pound to Australian Dollar exchange rate trended around half a cent down on Tuesday afternoon as demand for risk-correlated currencies improved despite continued anxiousness among investors about the Trump administration. Concerns about Australasian trade eased slightly on Tuesday amid news that Australian and New Zealand...

CATEGORIES: Australian Dollar Forecasts Currency Predictions

PM May Fails to Calm Panicked Markets, Pound US Dollar Suffers

11 Jan 2017 at 4 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

PM May Fails to Calm Panicked Markets, Pound US Dollar Suffers
The Pound to US Dollar exchange rate plummeted on Wednesday afternoon, as US markets opened and traders became jittery as US President-elect Donald Trump held his first press conference since being elected. Investors are anxious ahead of the beginning of the Trump Presidency amid high uncertainty about the unorthodox President, but hopes...

CATEGORIES: Daily Currency Updates Dollar Pound Forecasts

Dovish BoE Commentary Saw Pound Euro Extend Slump

6 Jan 2017 at 4 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

 Dovish BoE Commentary Saw Pound Euro Extend Slump
The Pound to Euro exchange rate extended its weekly lows on Friday morning as markets maintained a bearish view on the British currency amid dire UK forecasts and Brexit jitters. Demand for the Euro remained sturdy even after the US Dollar began to strengthen on Friday afternoon, as the week’s Eurozone data had left investors more...

CATEGORIES: Euro Forecasts Euro Pound Forecasts

Surging UK Manufacturing Activity Pushes GBP/USD Exchange Rate Higher

4 Jan 2017 at 3 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

Surging UK Manufacturing Activity Pushes GBP/USD Exchange Rate Higher
The Pound to US Dollar exchange rate continued its modest recovery attempt on Wednesday afternoon but if the evening’s Fed minutes report impresses traders it may give up its gains quickly. Thursday will see the publication of UK and US services and composite PMIs, from Markit and ISM respectively. UK services PMI in particular could...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Daily Currency Updates Pound Dollar Forecasts

Pound Sterling (GBP) to Australian Dollar (AUD) Exchange Rate Soft Despite Improved UK Consumer Confidence

22 Dec 2016 at 5 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

Pound Sterling (GBP) to Australian Dollar (AUD) Exchange Rate Soft Despite Improved UK Consumer Confidence
As low trading volumes and a general atmosphere of risk aversion weighed on the Australian Dollar the Pound nevertheless struggled to find traction against its rival, leaving the GBP AUD exchange rate on a narrow downtrend. Pound Sterling Trended Lower Despite Improved Consumer Confidence Confidence in Pound Sterling (GBP) has been...

CATEGORIES: Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

Strike Action Sends UK Confidence Plummeting, GBP AUD Exchange Rate Dips

20 Dec 2016 at 4 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

Strike Action Sends UK Confidence Plummeting, GBP AUD Exchange Rate Dips
The Pound to Australian Dollar exchange rate continued to trend with a downside bias on Tuesday afternoon, edging lower due to the latest Brexit comments from UK Prime Minister Theresa May. While the ‘Aussie’ remained weak on leftover risk-off movement from the Federal Reserve’s hawkishness, Sterling was the weaker currency on...

CATEGORIES: Australian Dollar Forecasts Currency Predictions Daily Currency Updates Pound Sterling Forecasts