Latest Articles by James Fuller

The most recent currency news items written by author James Fuller.

GBP to USD Exchange Rate Climbs on Expectations of Weaker US Non-Farm Payroll Report

7 Jun 2019 at 12 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP to USD Exchange Rate Climbs on Expectations of Weaker US Non-Farm Payroll Report
Despite a lack of particularly supportive UK news this week, the British Pound to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate is on track to sustain solid gains as investors sell the US Dollar. Rising bets of Federal Reserve interest rate cuts and expectations for weaker US data are keeping the US currency unappealing. Since opening this week at the...

CATEGORIES: Pound Dollar Forecasts

GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Hits 3-Month-Worst despite US-China Trade Jitters

16 May 2019 at 1 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Hits 3-Month-Worst despite US-China Trade Jitters
Despite trade tensions between the world’s two biggest economies continuing to worsen, the trade-correlated South African Rand has been surprisingly resilient and the British Pound to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate has simply continued to fall. Market optimism about South Africa’s newly elected government is helping the...

CATEGORIES: Pound Rand Forecasts

EUR to GBP Exchange Rate Recovers on Hopes of Eurozone Economic Rebound

7 May 2019 at 4 PM - Written by James Fuller

EUR to GBP Exchange Rate Recovers on Hopes of Eurozone Economic Rebound
While not a significant recovery due to lingering Brexit hopes supporting the Pound, the Euro to British Pound (EUR/GBP) exchange rate has rebounded slightly from its worst levels this week so far. The Euro has been supported by fresh signs of strength in Eurozone economic data, buts its potential for gains is limited by some lingering...

CATEGORIES: Euro Pound Forecasts

EUR to GBP Exchange Rate Struggles to Avoid Losses after Eurozone Confidence Disappointment

23 Apr 2019 at 4 PM - Written by James Fuller

EUR to GBP Exchange Rate Struggles to Avoid Losses after Eurozone Confidence Disappointment
Despite poor Eurozone data last week, the Euro to British Pound (EUR/GBP) exchange rate briefly saw a jump in demand yesterday. A rebounding Pound combined with further weak Eurozone data meant the pair more or less shed those gains today, though. Investors are now looking ahead to further Eurozone data and potential Brexit news. After...

CATEGORIES: Euro Pound Forecasts

GBP to EUR Exchange Rate Jumps as Cross-Party Brexit Talks Bolster Hopes for Softer Outcome

3 Apr 2019 at 10 AM - Written by James Fuller

GBP to EUR Exchange Rate Jumps as Cross-Party Brexit Talks Bolster Hopes for Softer Outcome
After continued failure to point towards a single major solution for the Brexit process, and with the EU’s next formal Brexit date still set for next Friday, the British Pound to Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate jumped amid fresh hopes for some kind of cross-party compromise to be made to resolve the long-standing Brexit deadlock. Despite...

CATEGORIES: Pound Euro Forecasts

GBP/AUD Exchange Rate Tumbles on Revived Brexit Fear despite Reserve Bank of Australia Interest Rate Cut Bets

23 Mar 2019 at 2 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP/AUD Exchange Rate Tumbles on Revived Brexit Fear despite Reserve Bank of Australia Interest Rate Cut Bets
Despite fresh weakness in the Australian Dollar amid bets that the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) could cut interest rates sometime this year, the British Pound to Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate continues to trend near this week’s worst levels today amid fresh uncertainties over whether or not the Brexit process will be able...

CATEGORIES: Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

Dollar to Pound Sterling Exchange Rates Steady in Anticipation of Major US Non-Farm Payroll Report

8 Mar 2019 at 1 PM - Written by James Fuller

Dollar to Pound Sterling Exchange Rates Steady in Anticipation of Major US Non-Farm Payroll Report
As investors sold the Pound since yesterday on fresh Brexit jitters, the sturdy US Dollar has been able to take advantage of this and as a result the US Dollar to Pound (USD/GBP) exchange rate is trending higher towards the end of the week. Demand for the US Dollar cooled a little as investors anticipated this afternoon’s influential US...

CATEGORIES: Dollar Pound Forecasts

GBP to EUR Exchange Rate Surges to New Yearly Best as No-deal Brexit Fears Lighten Further

27 Feb 2019 at 4 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP to EUR Exchange Rate Surges to New Yearly Best as No-deal Brexit Fears Lighten Further
Despite a lack of major developments in Brexit news today, the British Pound to Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate saw yet another day of strong gains. Markets continued to bet against a no-deal Brexit since the UK government confirmed that it would offer a Parliament vote on the subject if its Brexit plan is blocked once again. Since opening...

CATEGORIES: Pound Euro Forecasts

GBP to USD Exchange Rate Benefits from UK Job Market Report and Lasting Risk-Sentiment

19 Feb 2019 at 4 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP to USD Exchange Rate Benefits from UK Job Market Report and Lasting Risk-Sentiment
Mixed UK data and Brexit uncertainties didn’t prevent the British Pound to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate from extending its recovery attempts today, as Pound investors reacted with optimism to some stats while the US Dollar’s strength was limited by optimism surrounding US-China trade developments. Last week saw GBP/USD trending...

CATEGORIES: Pound Dollar Forecasts

GBP to CAD Exchange Rate Nears Worst Levels Again as Brexit Jitters Combine with Risk-Sentiment

14 Feb 2019 at 1 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP to CAD Exchange Rate Nears Worst Levels Again as Brexit Jitters Combine with Risk-Sentiment
The Canadian Dollar has been steadily gaining this week thanks to stronger commodity prices and rising market demand for riskier trade-correlated currencies. The British Pound to Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) exchange rate trended near its worst levels since last month as Brexit jitters made the Pound particularly unappealing. Since opening...

CATEGORIES: Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts