Latest Articles by John Cameron

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

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

13 Sep 2019 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Canadian Dollar Exchange Rate News: Brexit Optimism Catapults GBP/CAD to Three-Month High
Pound (GBP) Soars on Brexit Optimism The Pound (GBP) raced higher on Friday, surging over 1% to strike a three-month high against the Canadian Dollar. 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 willing to abide to some...

CATEGORIES: Pound Canadian Dollar Forecasts

Expectations of BoJ Rate Cut Buoys Pound Sterling Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate

13 Sep 2019 at 11 AM - Written by John Cameron

Expectations of BoJ Rate Cut Buoys Pound Sterling Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate
Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Rallies on BoJ Rate Cut Fears The Pound Sterling Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate rallied and the pairing is currently trading at around ¥134.5310. The Japanese Yen was left under pressure on Friday, falling to a six-week low against the US Dollar (USD) as demand for safe-haven assets...

CATEGORIES: Pound Yen Forecasts

Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Sinks as ZAR Benefits on Improved Risk-Sentiment

12 Sep 2019 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Sinks as ZAR Benefits on Improved Risk-Sentiment
GBP/ZAR Exchange Rate Eases as US-China Trade Relations Improve The Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate fell by -0.6% today, with the pairing currently trading around R17.991 as ZAR improves on higher market risk-sentiment. The South African Rand (ZAR) has continued to benefit from the rating agency Moody’s indication that...

CATEGORIES: Pound Rand Forecasts South African Rand Forecasts

Trump’s Tariff Hike Delay Leaves the Pound Sterling US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Flat

12 Sep 2019 at 9 AM - Written by John Cameron

Trump’s Tariff Hike Delay Leaves the Pound Sterling US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Flat
Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Flat as US-China Relations Appear to Cool The Pound Sterling US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate remained muted and the pairing is currently trading at an inter-bank rate of $1.2333. A spark in risk-appetite amongst investors left the safe-haven Dollar flat against Sterling on Thursday. US-China...

CATEGORIES: Pound Dollar Forecasts

Pound Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) Exchange Rate Steady as ‘Loonie’ Benefits from Rising Oil Prices

11 Sep 2019 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) Exchange Rate Steady as ‘Loonie’ Benefits from Rising Oil Prices
GBP/CAD Exchange Rate Flat as US-China Trade Tensions Ease The Pound Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) exchange rate held steady at CA$1.625 today despite rising oil prices boosting confidence in the oil-reliant Canadian economy. This follows an increase in US crude oil futures which rose by 0.4% at $57.63 a barrel. The Canadian Dollar has also...

CATEGORIES: Canadian Dollar Forecasts Pound Canadian Dollar Forecasts

Risk of Further RBA Rate Cuts Leaves Pound Sterling Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Flat

11 Sep 2019 at 10 AM - Written by John Cameron

Risk of Further RBA Rate Cuts Leaves Pound Sterling Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Flat
Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Muted as NAB Warns of Further RBA Rate Cuts The Pound Sterling Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate remained muted and the pairing is currently trading at around AU$1.7998. The ‘Aussie’ was left under pressure as National Australia Bank (NAB) warned the country’s central...

CATEGORIES: Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Eases as ZAR Benefits from Risk-On Trade

10 Sep 2019 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Eases as ZAR Benefits from Risk-On Trade
GBP/ZAR Exchange Rate Down as US-China Trade Deal Hopes Increase The Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate fell by -0.2% today, with the pairing currently trading around R18.192 following July’s SA manufacturing production index which eased from -3.6% to -1.1%. However, buying sentiment in the South African Rand (ZAR) has...

CATEGORIES: Pound Rand Forecasts Pound Sterling Forecasts South African Rand Forecasts

Pound New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) Exchange Rate Rises as ‘MPs for a Deal’ Sparks Fresh Brexit Optimism

10 Sep 2019 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) Exchange Rate Rises as ‘MPs for a Deal’ Sparks Fresh Brexit Optimism
Fresh Brexit Optimism Buoys Pound New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) Exchange Rate The Pound Sterling New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) exchange rate edged up and the pairing is currently trading at an inter-bank rate of NZ$1.9252. Sterling was provided with a fresh bout of Brexit optimism as MPs launched a new group in order to secure a...

CATEGORIES: Pound New Zealand Dollar Forecasts

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Rises as July’s UK Growth Beats Consensus

9 Sep 2019 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Rises as July’s UK Growth Beats Consensus
GBP/AUD Exchange Rate Edges Higher as Brexit Recession Fears Recede The Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate rose today, with the pair trading around AU$1.798 after July’s UK growth figure beat forecasts and rose from 0% to 0.3%, easing fears of a Brexit-related recession in the near term. David Cheetham, the Chief Market...

CATEGORIES: Australian Dollar Forecasts Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

Pound Sterling Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Buoyed by Decreased UK Recession Risk

9 Sep 2019 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Sterling Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Buoyed by Decreased UK Recession Risk
Pound Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Rises as Service Sector Boosts UK Growth The Pound Sterling Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate rallied and the pairing is currently trading at an inter-bank rate of 1.2247Fr. Better-than-expected UK growth data buoyed Sterling, allowing the pairing to rise to its highest level since the end...

CATEGORIES: Pound Swiss Franc Forecasts