Latest Articles by James Fuller

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

GBP to NZD Exchange Rate Fails to Recover on Election Hopes as ‘Kiwi’ Holds Ground

14 Nov 2019 at 1 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP to NZD Exchange Rate Fails to Recover on Election Hopes as ‘Kiwi’ Holds Ground
UK election hopes boosting demand for the British Pound to New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) exchange rate hasn’t been enough to help the pair to recover from yesterday’s slump, as the latest Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) news has continued to support the New Zealand Dollar’s gains. The Pound’s potential for gains has also been...

CATEGORIES: Pound New Zealand Dollar Forecasts

GBP to EUR Exchange Rate Gives up Weekly Gains after Shock Bank of England (BoE) Split

7 Nov 2019 at 1 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP to EUR Exchange Rate Gives up Weekly Gains after Shock Bank of England (BoE) Split
For most of the week so far, the British Pound to Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate trended higher due to a combination of UK election hopes and concerns about the health of Germany’s economy amid broad recession fears. However, following a surprise shift in stance from Bank of England (BoE) officials today, the pair has quickly shed most of...

CATEGORIES: Pound Euro Forecasts

GBP to EUR Exchange Rate Firm as Eurozone Data Continues to Point towards Gloom

30 Oct 2019 at 1 PM - Written by James Fuller

GBP to EUR Exchange Rate Firm as Eurozone Data Continues to Point towards Gloom
Amid fresh fuel to flame concerns that Germany’s economy is facing a recession, the British Pound to Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate continues to trend with an upside bias today. This is despite investors considering fresh uncertainties regarding how Brexit and an upcoming UK General Election will unfold in the coming months, which are...

CATEGORIES: Pound Euro Forecasts

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