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Soaring UK Retail Sales Trigger GBP AUD Exchange Rate Rally

23 Mar 2017 at 1 PM - Written by Minesh Chaudhari

GBP AUD Exchange Rate Close to Monthly High on Rising Retail Sales The Pound has risen considerably by 0.6% against the Australian Dollar today, following the news that UK retail sales rose above forecasts in February. While economists have been quick to forecast that Q1 2017 sales may hit the biggest drop since Q4 2010, traders have...

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Markets Brace for Brexit, GBP AUD Exchange Rate Volatile

13 Mar 2017 at 1 PM - Written by Frank Davies

The Pound Australian Dollar exchange rate was met by increased volatility this morning as reports suggest that Prime Minister Theresa May could invoke Article 50 by the end of the week. Pound Australian Dollar (GBP AUD) Volatile as Brexit Set to Begin The Pound Australian Dollar (GBP AUD) exchange rate fluctuated in trading today as...

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GBP to AUD Exchange Rate Advances as Risk-Sentiment Fades

13 Feb 2017 at 11 AM - Written by Ben Hughes

The Pound to Australian Dollar exchange rate’s losses were minimised on Tuesday afternoon, as markets suddenly took a risk-off turn and sold the ‘Aussie’ due to an increase in demand for the US Dollar. Perceived hawkishness from Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen left risky currencies like the ‘Aussie’ weaker on Tuesday...

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Article 50 Bill Vote Approaches, Pound Australian Dollar Exchange Rate Rises

1 Feb 2017 at 10 AM - Written by Ben Hughes

As the Australian trade surplus was found to have widened further than expected in December the GBP AUD exchange rate slumped sharply, with confidence in the domestic economy improving. However, the Pound could recover some ground against its rival if the Bank of England (BoE) proves to be more hawkish at its first policy meeting of...

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Pound Australian Dollar Exchange Rate Rallied after May Clarified Government Stance on Brexit

17 Jan 2017 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

On Wednesday afternoon, the Pound to Australian Dollar exchange rate trended in the region of 1.6295. The pair was on track to have lost around -0.7% throughout the day as Sterling was sold from its Tuesday highs in profit-taking. The Pound selloff was highly influential as the British currency fell across the board despite lower...

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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

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...

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Pound Australian Dollar Rate Forecast: Fed Bets Weigh on AUD Trade

16 Dec 2016 at 1 PM - Written by Minesh Chaudhari

The Pound Australian Dollar exchange rate has risen by around a cent on Friday as markets continue to shun the high-yield Australian Dollar following the Federal Reserve’s rate hike on Wednesday. Pound (GBP) Rises as Aussie is Weakened by Hawkish Fed Forecasts The British pound rallied this morning as a strengthening US Dollar (USD)...

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GBP/AUD, GBP/NZD Exchange Rates Mixed after Fed Predicts Three 2017 Rate Hikes

15 Dec 2016 at 4 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

The Pound spiked against the Australian Dollar and New Zealand Dollar on Friday afternoon as investors continued to readjust their positions on the risky antipodean currencies following the Fed’s surprisingly hawkish outlook this week. Commodity prices remained decent and US data from the day was largely disappointing. However, as...

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3-Year Low for Pound Australian Dollar Exchange Rate after Inflation Stats

26 Oct 2016 at 1 PM - Written by Frank Davies

The Pound to Australian Dollar exchange rate slumped on Wednesday. While Tuesday’s drop was due to Bank of England (BoE) easing bets, Wednesday’s drop was the result of Australia’s Q3 inflation results reassuring investors of a neutral stance from the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA). GBP/AUD began the week trending near a weekly...

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Pound Australian Dollar Exchange Rate Declines as GBP Sentiment Drops

20 Sep 2016 at 12 PM - Written by James Fuller

The Pound (GBP) exchange rates experienced a bit of a tumble since last week, plummeting on Friday and failing to hold its ground this week as the Australian Dollar strengthened from lower Fed rate hike bets. The Pound to Australian Dollar conversion rate is -0.72 pct lower at 1.71704 GBP/AUD.The Euro to Australian Dollar exchange rate...

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