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Pound Sterling (GBP) to US Dollar (USD) Trends Near 31-Year-Lows This Week

11 Jan 2017 at 11 AM - Written by Toni Johnson

The Pound to US Dollar exchange rate slipped from its best levels on Thursday afternoon and fell below the week’s opening levels once again. Sterling became jittery as it was confirmed that UK Prime Minister Theresa May would hold her major Brexit speech next Tuesday. Markets fear May will confirm that she will not be seeking single...

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Surging UK Manufacturing Activity Pushes GBP/USD Exchange Rate Higher

3 Jan 2017 at 10 AM - Written by Tim Boyer

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...

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GBP USD Exchange Rate Slides to Six-Week Low Following GDP Report

23 Dec 2016 at 3 PM - Written by Minesh Chaudhari

The GBP USD exchange rate continued to downtrend today as markets were concerned about a potential decline in UK growth next year despite a positive GDP report in the third quarter. Pound US Dollar (GBP USD) Falls over Concerns for UK Growth The Pound US Dollar (GBP USD) exchange rate is likely to end the week around two cents lower...

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How Does the Fed’s Policy Decision Affect Global Currency Forecasts?

14 Dec 2016 at 5 PM - Written by Frank Davies

The Federal Reserve’s Wednesday policy decision continued to have a strong effect on global foreign exchange markets on Thursday afternoon. Demand for risk-correlated currencies like the Australian Dollar and New Zealand Dollar remained limited, while the US Dollar continued to surge against rivals with a close negative correlation like...

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Pound to Dollar Exchange Rate: 'Mid 1.26s More of Less Pivotal for GBP Now'

7 Dec 2016 at 12 PM - Written by Frank Davies

The end-of-week session finds the pound to dollar exchange rate modestly higher on the day at 1.26038. Where next for GBP/USD in short-term outlook? "Cable’s mid-week slide failed to generate any real follow through and the market remains essentially range bound between 1.25/1.29." note Scotiabank in their daily report to...

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US Dollar (USD) to Australian Dollar (AUD) Fluctuates before Jobs Data

30 Nov 2016 at 12 PM - Written by Ben Hughes

USD/AUD slipped at the beginning of this week, falling from 1.3430 to hover above the level of 1.3350. The pair neared a weekly high of 1.3450 on Tuesday but slipped once more and still trends within this relatively narrow region. Today’s US Dollar exchange rates are displayed below: US Dollar (USD) Struggles to Benefit...

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GBP USD Exchange Rate Climbs after Impressive Data

29 Nov 2016 at 4 PM - Written by James Fuller

The GBP USD exchange rate rose this morning after some upbeat data on the UK economy helped allay investor concerns that the nation had been negatively impacted by 'Brexit'. Pound US Dollar (GBP USD) Rallies on Positive Ecostats The Pound US Dollar (GBP USD) rallied today, recovering almost all of yesterday’s losses as markets...

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GBP USD Exchange Rate Rallies as Investors React Positively to Autumn Statement

24 Nov 2016 at 3 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

The GBP USD exchange rate continued climbing today as positive UK data supported investor optimism towards the UK’s latest Autumn Statement. Pound US Dollar (GBP USD) Rises as Markets Upbeat on Autumn Statement The Pound (GBP) rose against the US Dollar (USD) yesterday as the markets reacted positivity to Philip Hammond’s first...

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Pound US Dollar Exchange Rate Slumps after Fears of ‘Hard Brexit’ Grow

22 Nov 2016 at 3 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

Pound to US Dollar Exchange Rate Slumps as Hard Brexit Odds Rise Despite the Pound to US Dollar exchange rate rising considerably over late Monday’s trading sessions, the pairing has since dropped off, on account of recurrent Brexit fears. The initial gains seen for Sterling came from the news that the UK could undergo a...

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Pound Sterling (GBP) to US Dollar (USD) Flat on Monday as Both Currencies Weaken

21 Nov 2016 at 11 AM - Written by Minesh Chaudhari

The Pound to US Dollar exchange rate plunged last week as investors continued to be bullish on the US Dollar amid hopes of short term economic stimulus, as well as rate hikes from the Federal Reserve, despite the risks of the upcoming Trump Presidency. GBP/USD lost over two cents in value last week, falling from 1.2598 to 1.2342. The...

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