Latest Articles by James Fuller

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

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

GBP to EUR Exchange Rate Rebounds Slightly Following Tuesday?s No-deal Brexit Panic Plunge

30 Jan 2019 at 11 AM - Written by James Fuller

GBP to EUR Exchange Rate Rebounds Slightly Following Tuesday?s No-deal Brexit Panic Plunge
A weaker US Dollar (USD) has left the Euro more appealing this week, and this helped it to push the British Pound to Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate lower in recent sessions. The Euro also capitalised on the Pound’s Tuesday evening Brexit-related weakness, but the pair rebounded slightly on Wednesday morning as Brexit hopes persisted. After...

CATEGORIES: Pound Euro Forecasts

GBP to NZD Exchange Rate Slips from Best Levels on Late-Week Trade Speculation

18 Jan 2019 at 11 AM - Written by James Fuller

GBP to NZD Exchange Rate Slips from Best Levels on Late-Week Trade Speculation
The New Zealand Dollar has had a bearish week, as risk-aversion and domestic concerns about New Zealand’s economic outlook made it easier for a slightly stronger British Pound to New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) exchange rate to sustain solid gains. On Friday, demand for the ‘Kiwi’ improved slightly, while the Pound’s modest...

CATEGORIES: Pound New Zealand Dollar Forecasts

GBP to USD Exchange Rate Tests Weekly Best as Federal Reserve Disappoints Markets

20 Dec 2018 at 1 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP to USD Exchange Rate Tests Weekly Best as Federal Reserve Disappoints Markets
Despite the Federal Reserve taking a more hawkish than expected approach to US monetary policy during its December policy decision, this did more to spook markets than reassure them. As a result, the British Pound to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate actually advanced as investors digested the decision. Since opening this week at the level...

CATEGORIES: Pound Dollar Forecasts

Relief: Pound to Euro Exchange Rate Edges Away from Worst Levels despite Persisting Brexit Uncertainties

11 Dec 2018 at 8 PM - Written by James Fuller

Relief: Pound to Euro Exchange Rate Edges Away from Worst Levels despite Persisting Brexit Uncertainties
As UK PM Theresa May rushed around the EU to acquire assurances on some details of her negotiated UK-EU Brexit deal, some investors opted to buy the embattled British Pound to Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate back from its worst levels on Tuesday. Sterling’s gains were ultimately limited, despite economic and political uncertainties weighing on...

CATEGORIES: Pound Euro Forecasts