Latest Articles by John Cameron

The most recent currency news items written by author John Cameron.

Pound Euro (GBP/EUR) Exchange Rate Fluctuates amid Recession Warnings for Germany

17 Apr 2018 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Euro (GBP/EUR) Exchange Rate Fluctuates amid Recession Warnings for Germany
UK Unemployment Hits 42-Year Low – Pound (GBP) Exchange Rates Find some Support The Pound Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate fluctuated on Tuesday, limited initially by a below-forecast UK wage growth report but gaining later into the day on the back of recession concerns for the bloc’s largest economy. According to the Office for...

CATEGORIES: Pound Euro Forecasts

Pound Euro (GBP/EUR) Exchange Rate Strengthened by BoE Rate Speculation

16 Apr 2018 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Euro (GBP/EUR) Exchange Rate Strengthened by BoE Rate Speculation
The Pound Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate is trending higher today as markets focus on upcoming UK data and its possible impact on the Bank of England’s (BoE) monetary policy. Pound (GBP) Buoyed by BoE rate Expectations The Pound is pushing higher against the Euro this morning as expectations of an interest rate hike from the BoE next...

CATEGORIES: Pound Euro Forecasts

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Stumbles on Upbeat Chinese Ecostats

13 Apr 2018 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Stumbles on Upbeat Chinese Ecostats
April Seasonal Support Returns, GBP/AUD Exchange Rate Fails to Capitalise The Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate tumbled on Friday, failing to ride the wave of April seasonal support and falling as the ‘Aussie’ Dollar capitalised on a run of rather upbeat Chinese data releases. Sterling historically sees support in...

CATEGORIES: Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Climbs as UK Trade Deficit Shrinks

11 Apr 2018 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Climbs as UK Trade Deficit Shrinks
UK Trade Balance Readings Beat Expectations – Pound (GBP) Exchange Rates Capitalise The Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate climbed on Wednesday, supported by news that the UK’s trade deficit narrowed in February. According to the Office for National Statistics (ONS), the UK’s trade deficit shrank from £-2.949B to...

CATEGORIES: Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

Euro US Dollar (EUR/USD) Exchange Rate Trades Sideways as China Capitulates on Trade

10 Apr 2018 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

Euro US Dollar (EUR/USD) Exchange Rate Trades Sideways as China Capitulates on Trade
ECB Nowotny Promotes Summer end to Bond Purchasing Scheme – EUR Exchange Rates Supported The Euro US Dollar (EUR/USD) exchange rate traded sideways on Tuesday, bolstered by hawkish comments from European Central Bank (ECB) Policymaker Ewald Nowotny but limited by news that China is willing to capitulate on trade. Mr Nowotny asserted...

CATEGORIES: Euro Forecasts

Euro Pound (EUR/GBP) Exchange Rate Down as German Data Misses its Mark

9 Apr 2018 at 12 PM - Written by John Cameron

Euro Pound (EUR/GBP) Exchange Rate Down as German Data Misses its Mark
German Exports Unexpectedly Plunge – Euro (EUR) Exchange Rates Flounder The Euro Pound (EUR/GBP) exchange rate pared recent gains on Monday, falling as markets responded to yet another below-forecast data release from the bloc’s largest economy. According to figures from the Federal Statistics Office, German exports plunged...

CATEGORIES: Euro Pound Forecasts

Euro US Dollar (EUR/USD) Exchange Rate Slips as Trade War Fears Take Temporary Reprieve

5 Apr 2018 at 12 PM - Written by John Cameron

Euro US Dollar (EUR/USD) Exchange Rate Slips as Trade War Fears Take Temporary Reprieve
Eurozone Retail Sales Fall – Euro (EUR) Exchange Rates Pare Recent Gains The Euro US Dollar (EUR/USD) exchange rate fell on Thursday, paring recent gains as markets reacted to a range of below-forecast domestic data releases and cooling anxieties on the US-China trade negotiation front. According to Eurostat, retail sales the bloc...

CATEGORIES: Euro Forecasts

GBP/EUR Exchange Rate Update: Pound to Euro Advance Seen after UK Manufacturing PMI Rises

3 Apr 2018 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/EUR Exchange Rate Update: Pound to Euro Advance Seen after UK Manufacturing PMI Rises
Last week, the Pound to Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate opened in the region of 1.1447 and late closed down lower around 1.1371. This overall week-long deterioration was due to disappointing UK GDP growth rate data, which indicated that the country was the only major developed nation to see slowing growth in 2017. As well as GDP data...

CATEGORIES: Pound Euro Forecasts

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Confounds Expectations, Falling Despite Cautious RBA Minutes

3 Apr 2018 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Confounds Expectations, Falling Despite Cautious RBA Minutes
UK Manufacturing Beats Forecasts but Ultimately Disappoints in 2018 – GBP Exchange Rates Fall The Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate tumbled on Tuesday, failing to capitalise on an above-forecast UK manufacturing purchasing managers’ index (PMI) reading and falling as the ‘Aussie’ Dollar benefitted from a weaker US...

CATEGORIES: Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Slides ahead of US GDP Readings

28 Mar 2018 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Slides ahead of US GDP Readings
Fresh Irish Border Solution Imminent GBP/USD Exchange Rate Fails to Capitalise The Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate fell on Wednesday, failing to capitalise on reports that a fresh solution to the Irish border conundrum could be near. According to reports from The Times, Irish officials have been told to expect new plans from...

CATEGORIES: Pound Dollar Forecasts