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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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Mixed German Data Leaves EUR CHF Trending Lower

12 Jan 2017 at 2 PM - Written by Ben Hughes

The Euro to Swiss Franc exchange rate continued to fluctuate within a narrow range on Friday afternoon as no fresh influential data moved the exchange rates from the day’s opening levels. The Swiss Franc may see an increase in demand in the next week however as US President-elect Donald Trump will be inaugurated on the 20th and could see...

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Narrowed Swiss Foreign Reserves Failed to Boost Pound Swiss Franc Exchange Rate

6 Jan 2017 at 11 AM - Written by John Cameron

A modest improvement in the Swiss Consumer Price Index weighed on the Pound Sterling Swiss Franc (GBP CHF) exchange rate, even though domestic inflationary pressure remains a long way short of the Swiss National Bank’s (SNB) target. Strong UK PMIs Failed to Prevent GBP CHF Downtrend Confidence in the resilience of the UK economy was...

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Pound Sterling (GBP) to Swiss Franc (CHF) Slips as Swiss-EU Relations Improve

23 Dec 2016 at 3 PM - Written by Ben Hughes

The Pound to Swiss Franc exchange rate slipped to its worst levels since November on Friday as Brexit concerns continued to weigh on Sterling appeal despite the day’s decent UK growth results. GBP/CHF fell from the week’s opening level of 1.2818 to a monthly low of 1.2562. Pound (GBP) Fails to Benefit from Friday’s UK Growth...

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USD Alert: CFTC Data Points to Positive US Dollar Forecast

1 Aug 2016 at 12 PM - Written by Frank Davies

Speculators Increased their US Dollar (USD) Bets on Improved Sentiment The latest data published by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Friday revealed that speculators increased their bets on the US Dollar (currency : USD) significantly during the week leading up to Tuesday 26th July. The improvement in sentiment towards...

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Pound Sterling (GBP) FX Forecast against EUR USD CHF - Poor Outlook for Foreseeable Future

21 Jul 2016 at 8 AM - Written by James Fuller

The Pound is unlikely to be in high demand in the near-term, on account of the latest domestic data concerning July PMI flashes printing extremely poorly. Sterling may be in for a low close to the week, should tomorrow's potentially negative PMI printings gel with today's exceptionally bad retail sales results for June. Pound Sterling...

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