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A round up of the latest Swiss Franc forecast news items from the Currency News desk.

GBP CHF Exchange Rate Could Extend Downtrend on Rising Swiss Prices

12 Apr 2017 at 5 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

The British Pound to Swiss Franc exchange rate trended more flatly on Thursday afternoon, falling back from the weekly highs seen earlier in the day. However, GBP/CHF still looked on track to end the week well above its opening levels. Demand for the Swiss Franc improved slightly on Thursday as gold market prices hit a new weekly high....

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GBP CHF Exchange Rate Rallies on Surprise UK Services Result

5 Apr 2017 at 12 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

The British Pound to Swiss Franc exchange rate trended relatively flatly on Thursday afternoon. The Franc has been relatively limp throughout the day and was little changed after the publication of the day’s inflation stats. Friday’s session will see the publication of UK trade data for February, as well as Switzerland unemployment...

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

24 Mar 2017 at 11 AM - Written by James Fuller

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...

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GBP CHF Exchange Rate Accelerates after UK Inflation Hits 2.3%

21 Mar 2017 at 4 PM - Written by James Fuller

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...

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GBP CHF Exchange Rate falls as UK Manufacturing Slows

1 Mar 2017 at 2 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

The British Pound to Swiss Franc exchange rate continued to trend near the week’s lowest levels on Thursday afternoon. Sterling’s attempts to recover were limited by solid demand for ‘safe haven’ currencies. With Federal Reserve interest rate hike bets soaring in the US, investors began to speculate that the world’s biggest...

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

22 Feb 2017 at 2 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

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...

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

2 Feb 2017 at 5 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

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...

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

26 Jan 2017 at 11 AM - Written by John Cameron

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...

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Gold Prices Drop Off, Pound Swiss Franc Exchange Rate Improves

19 Jan 2017 at 3 PM - Written by James Fuller

The British Pound to Swiss Franc exchange rate fluctuated on Friday afternoon as markets adjusted on ‘safe haven’ currencies ahead of Donald Trump’s Presidential inauguration, due to take place during the American session. Demand for the Pound recovered slightly from the morning’s retail-sales related selloff. However, GBP/CHF was...

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Major CHF Gains seen after Trump Turmoil

12 Jan 2017 at 4 PM - Written by Minesh Chaudhari

The Swiss Franc fell from its best levels against the US Dollar on Friday afternoon as market sentiment towards the US Dollar recovered slightly and investors eased their positions on the ‘safe haven’ Franc. Friday’s US data was generally optimistic. While December’s retail sales figures didn’t meet expectations at 0.7%, the 0.6%...

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