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GBP EUR Exchange Rallies as PM Outlines 'Brexit' Plans

17 Jan 2017 at 3 PM - Written by Ben Hughes

The British Pound to Euro exchange rate continued to trend over half a cent below the day’s opening levels towards the end of Wednesday’s session, but was able to limit its losses after a date for the Supreme Court’s Article 50 case decision was announced. UK Supreme Court will announce whether it will side with the High Court or UK government on the activation of Article 50 on the 24th of January. Investors expect the...

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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 risk-sentiment keeping the Australian Dollar weaker than it had been thus far this...

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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 inauguration on Friday. [Previously Updated 17/01/2017] Pound Rand Losses Recorded Ahead...

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US Dollar to Japanese Yen Exchange Rate Forecast to Slip if Trump Fails to Impress Markets

16 Jan 2017 at 2 PM - Written by James Fuller

The US Dollar to Japanese Yen exchange rate continued to trend near its worst levels since November on Tuesday afternoon, as USD traders sold off the ‘Greenback’ ahead of this week’s Trump inauguration. While the US Dollar is likely to recover slightly in the coming days, its losses may be limited unless Donald Trump is able to stimulate market movement with a hawkish comment or two. Or better; indications that his...

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Heavy Losses Seen as GBP EUR Exchange Rate Drops Down to 1.13 on Brexit Fears

16 Jan 2017 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

The British Pound to Euro exchange rate surged on Tuesday afternoon as investors reacted bullishly to the Brexit speech from UK Prime Minister Theresa May. May’s key statements included reconfirmation that Parliament would vote in the final Brexit deal after negotiations were over. Demand for the Euro was mixed throughout the day as traders focused on buying the Pound and selling the US Dollar (USD). As a result however, the...

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Brexit Fears Send GBP NZD Exchange Rate to 2-Month Low

13 Jan 2017 at 11 AM - Written by Toni Johnson

The Pound to New Zealand Dollar exchange rate fell on Thursday as Brexit jitters returned once the UK government announced that Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit speech would take place this coming Tuesday. The ‘Kiwi’ held firm on lasting risk-sentiment. GBP/NZD began the week trending at the level of 1.7662 and as of Friday morning was trending near a two-month-low of 1.7065. Almost six cents down, the pair is not...

CATEGORIES: Pound New Zealand Dollar Forecasts

Pound Canadian Dollar Exchange Rate Advances on Risk-Off Trading

13 Jan 2017 at 11 AM - Written by Ben Hughes

Risk appetite generally declined ahead of the weekend thanks to an unexpectedly sharp contraction in Chinese exports, which prompted the Pound Canadian Dollar (GBP CAD) exchange rate to trend higher. Less Dovish BoE Comments Boosted Pound Sterling Confidence in the Pound (GBP) picked up in the wake of comments from Bank of England (BoE) policymaker Michael Saunders, who appeared to be relatively optimistic regarding the...

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Oil Glut Worries Sends Pound Norwegian Krone Exchange Rate Higher

12 Jan 2017 at 4 PM - Written by James Fuller

The Pound to Norwegian Krone exchange rate hit new weekly lows on Friday afternoon despite oil prices dropped from their best levels on concerns that OPEC’s planned oil output cuts would not be enough to stimulate long-term price increases. This left GBP/NOK close to 10.3399 – its lowest level since before the US election in November 2016. The pair could recover from its worst levels in the next week if oil prices continue...

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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% result was solid enough for markets. Traders were also pleased that the University of...

CATEGORIES: Pound Swiss Franc Forecasts

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 investors flocking to ‘safe haven’ currencies. [Previously Updated 12/01/2017]...

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