Latest Articles by James Fuller

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

GBP to JPY Exchange Rate Gains Limited as Safe Haven Demand Returns on Tempered US-China Hopes

15 Oct 2019 at 1 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP to JPY Exchange Rate Gains Limited as Safe Haven Demand Returns on Tempered US-China Hopes
As with many Pound exchange rates, the British Pound to Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate recovered from yesterday’s dip overnight thanks to this morning’s Brexit comments from EU Chief Negotiator Michel Barnier. However, the Pound’s gains against the Yen were modest and limited, as investors were hesitant to sell the safe haven...

CATEGORIES: Pound Yen Forecasts

GBP to AUD Exchange Rate Near 3-Week-Worst Despite Fresh US-China Trade War Tensions

9 Oct 2019 at 4 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP to AUD Exchange Rate Near 3-Week-Worst Despite Fresh US-China Trade War Tensions
Last week’s rise in Brexit hopes and Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) interest rate cut bets don’t seem to have helped the British Pound to Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate to sustain much of a recovery, and as geopolitical uncertainties worsen again this week the pair is tumbling again. Sterling is being hit hard by yet another...

CATEGORIES: Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

GBP to USD Exchange Rate Struggles to Recover from Half-Month-Lows amid Market Uncertainty

30 Sep 2019 at 1 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP to USD Exchange Rate Struggles to Recover from Half-Month-Lows amid Market Uncertainty
Following a broad slump last week, the British Pound to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate has been unable to sustain much of a recovery today as the US Dollar remains resilient on the back of market safe haven demand, as well as some of last week’s US data being better than forecast. The Pound’s rebound was also limited, as uncertainties...

CATEGORIES: Pound Dollar Forecasts

Pound Canadian Dollar Exchange Rate News: Brexit Optimism Catapults GBP/CAD to Three-Month High

16 Sep 2019 at 8 AM - Written by James Fuller

Pound Canadian Dollar Exchange Rate News: Brexit Optimism Catapults GBP/CAD to Three-Month High
Pound Sterling raced higher on Friday, surging over 1% to strike a three-month high against the Canadian Dollar. © ExchangeRates.org.uk - GBP/CAD exchange rate chart This upswing in the Pound comes hot on the heels of a report in The Times suggesting the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP), a key ally of the government, would be...

CATEGORIES: Pound Canadian Dollar Forecasts

GBP to AUD Exchange Rate Volatile as UK and Australian Data Disappoint Investors

22 Aug 2019 at 12 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP to AUD Exchange Rate Volatile as UK and Australian Data Disappoint Investors
Continuing the trend seen over the past couple of weeks, the British Pound to Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate has been fluctuating broadly today as investors digest the latest ecostats and anticipate the possibility of major central bank news in the coming days. Currency war fears have also worsened over the past couple of days,...

CATEGORIES: Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Near Two Month Best as South African Politics Weigh

12 Aug 2019 at 5 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Near Two Month Best as South African Politics Weigh
Despite deepening concerns of a possible no-deal Brexit, as well as continued speculation that Britain’s economy could see a recession in the coming months, the British Pound to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate has surged today. The pair continues to climb on broad South African Rand weakness, as the Rand is throttled by South...

CATEGORIES: Pound Rand Forecasts

GBP to JPY Exchange Rate Rebounds from Post-2016 Worst as Safe Haven Demand Cools

6 Aug 2019 at 5 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP to JPY Exchange Rate Rebounds from Post-2016 Worst as Safe Haven Demand Cools
Following Monday’s session, when the Pound was sold on rising no-deal Brexit fears and the Japanese Yen gained on safe haven demand, the British Pound to Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate rebounded and steadied today. Investors bought the pair back from its worst levels since 2016 in a bout of profit-taking, as fears of a full-blown...

CATEGORIES: Forecasts

GBP to AUD Exchange Rate Rebounds despite Brexit Fears, as Reserve Bank of Australia Rate Cut Bets Rise

24 Jul 2019 at 3 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP to AUD Exchange Rate Rebounds despite Brexit Fears, as Reserve Bank of Australia Rate Cut Bets Rise
Despite persisting fears that Britain could be headed for a worst-case scenario no-deal Brexit outcome under a new government led by Brexiteer Boris Johnson, the British Pound to Australian Dollar exchange rate has seen a solid rebound this week so far. This has also been partially due to weakness in the Australian Dollar, which is falling on...

CATEGORIES: Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

GBP to CAD Exchange Rate Continues to Plummet Into Worst Levels since 2017

3 Jul 2019 at 1 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP to CAD Exchange Rate Continues to Plummet Into Worst Levels since 2017
The Canadian Dollar remains one of the market’s most appealing major currencies, as Canadian data continues to beat forecasts and the currency climbs on global trade hopes, and as a result the currency has easily pushed a weaker British Pound to Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) exchange rate even lower. The Pound saw yet another day of weak...

CATEGORIES: Pound Canadian Dollar Forecasts

EUR to GBP Exchange Rate Continues to Test Highs despite Weak Eurozone Confidence Stats

25 Jun 2019 at 4 PM - Written by James Fuller

EUR to GBP Exchange Rate Continues to Test Highs despite Weak Eurozone Confidence Stats
Despite persistent signs of weakness in Eurozone economic activity since last week’s dovish shift from European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi, the Euro to British Pound (EUR/GBP) exchange rate has been able to avoid major losses this week so far. The Euro is benefitting from weakness in rivals as well as the dovish shift from...

CATEGORIES: Euro Pound Forecasts