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Rising Gold Prices Support ZAR, Pound South African Rand Exchange Rate Dips

17 Jan 2017 at 11 AM - Written by Minesh Chaudhari

The Pound to South African Rand exchange rate trended near its worst daily levels on Wednesday afternoon but remained well above the week’s opening levels. The South African Rand failed to capitalise on the weaker Pound throughout the day due to limited demand for risky emerging market currencies ahead of Donald Trump’s upcoming...

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Pound Sterling (GBP) to South African Rand (ZAR) Fluctuates near Weekly Lows

22 Dec 2016 at 12 PM - Written by Minesh Chaudhari

The Pound to South African Rand exchange rate fell on Tuesday and has fluctuated near its worst weekly levels since then. Due to a lack of fresh supportive factors for the Pound, investors have seen little reason to buy it this week. GBP/ZAR began the week trending at 17.48 and on Tuesday dropped into the region of 17.20. Despite some...

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Could Pound Sterling Gains Versus AUD, NZD & ZAR be Erased?

21 Jan 2016 at 8 AM - Written by John Cameron

Sterling Gained in Early Trade Yesterday following Lowest Unemployment Rate in a Decade The Pound Sterling (currency : GBP) enjoyed a fillip during early trading yesterday when the latest set of UK jobs data was published. The official data revealed that the overall level of British unemployment sank to a relatively lowly 5.1% during the...

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Decidedly Mixed Outlook for South African Rand ZAR

15 Dec 2015 at 6 AM - Written by Minesh Chaudhari

GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Broke Through 24.0000 Last Week The South African Rand (currency : ZAR) endured the ‘session from hell’ last week as a combination of domestic political turmoil and the continued slump in global commodities prices sent the Pound Sterling Rand exchange rate spiralling through the 24.0000 GBP ZAR threshold for...

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Further Gains Predicted for GBP ZAR exchange Rate

11 Dec 2015 at 6 AM - Written by John Cameron

GBP to EUR Exchange Rate Gained after BoE Held Rates The Bank of England (BoE) opted to maintain its headline interest rate at 0.50% yesterday and did not extend the £375bn which it has committed to its controversial Quantitative Easing up to this point. However, the Old Lady of Threadneedle Street’s policy announcement still...

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Pound Sterling to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Forecast to Hold Decline after SA Inflation Data

16 Jun 2015 at 5 PM - Written by Admin

Pound Sterling to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Gains 0.7% The GBP to ZAR exchange rate rallied by around 0.7% on Wednesday following the release of South Africa's latest inflation data. The report showed a much steeper slowing in consumer price gains in May and could have an impact on the fiscal policy pursued by the South...

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Pound Mixed against South African Rand on ‘Brexit’ Worries

9 Jun 2015 at 10 AM - Written by Ben Hughes

Pound Mixed against South African Rand on ‘Brexit’ Worries The Pound Sterling to South African Rand exchange rate experienced mixed movement as concerns over the impact of a potential British exit from the European Union (EU). Earlier in the week credit ratings agency Moody’s warned that the nation’s credit rating could be...

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Pound to South African Rand Stronger As Investors Ditch Riskier Assets

3 Jun 2015 at 5 AM - Written by James Fuller

Pound to South African Rand Stronger As Investors Ditch Riskier Assets The Pound to South African Rand exchange rate advanced for a second consecutive session as concerns over a possible Greek default and exit from the Eurozone caused investors to ditch riskier assets and instead seek shelter in safer haven assets. Against the US Dollar,...

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Pound to South African Rand softens as Greece Worries Ease

27 May 2015 at 9 AM - Written by Admin

Pound to South African Rand softens as Greece Worries Ease The Pound Sterling to South African Rand exchange rate softened but remained trading close to a multi-week high as concerns that Greece will default on its repayment to the International Monetary Fund were eased by Greek officials. As South Africa’s economy is closely linked to...

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Pound to Rand: GBP/ZAR Exchange Rate Declines as UK Inflation Softens in April

19 May 2015 at 10 PM - Written by Admin

Pound Sterling to Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Down on UK Inflation Data After disappointing UK data shook the market, the Pound slipped against other majors including the Rand. However, with influential South African domestic data due out over the rest of the week, the Pound may be able to recover some of its losses. The UK currency took...

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