Latest Articles by John Cameron

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

Pound Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) Exchange Rate Flat as UK PMIs ‘Kill Off’ Chance of Imminent BoE Cut

24 Jan 2020 at 10 AM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) Exchange Rate Flat as UK PMIs ‘Kill Off’ Chance of Imminent BoE Cut
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) Exchange Rate Muted despite ‘Encouraging Start to 2020’ The Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) exchange rate remained muted, leaving the pairing trading at around CA$1.7235. Sterling was provided with a boost after the latest flash PMI data showed that the private sector returned to...

CATEGORIES: Pound Canadian Dollar Forecasts

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Sinks as Australian Employment Data Improves

23 Jan 2020 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Sinks as Australian Employment Data Improves
GBP/AUD Exchange Rate Rangebound, RBA Rate Cut Odds Ease The Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate fell by -0.5% today, with the pairing currently trading around AU$1.9102 after December’s Australian unemployment rate fell to a better-than-expected 5.1%, ending last year on a positive note. Gareth Aird, an Economist at CBA,...

CATEGORIES: Australian Dollar Forecasts Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Rises as UK-EU Trade Deal Hopes Improve

22 Jan 2020 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Rises as UK-EU Trade Deal Hopes Improve
GBP/AUD Exchange Rate Edges Higher as BoE Rate Cuts Odds Ease The Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate rose by 0.6%, with the pairing currently trading around AU$1.917 after Sajid Javid, the UK Chancellor of the Exchequer, said that a full EU trade deal would be possible by the end of 2020. Mr Javid commented: ‘There is a...

CATEGORIES: Australian Dollar Forecasts Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

Euro to Pound Exchange Rate: EUR/GBP Sinks as German Economic Sentiment Fails to Impress Markets

21 Jan 2020 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

Euro to Pound Exchange Rate: EUR/GBP Sinks as German Economic Sentiment Fails to Impress Markets
EUR/GBP Exchange Rate Falls as Eurozone Growth Continues to Weaken The Euro Pound (EUR/GBP) exchange rate fell by -0.3% today, with the pairing currently trading around £0.850 despite the release of stronger-than-expected German ZEW survey data for economic sentiment this month, with the figure rising from 10.7 to 26.7. Although the...

CATEGORIES: Euro Forecasts Euro Pound Forecasts Pound Euro Forecasts

GBP to USD Exchange Rate Recovers Last Week’s Losses as UK Job Data Softens Bank Speculation

21 Jan 2020 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP to USD Exchange Rate Recovers Last Week’s Losses as UK Job Data Softens Bank Speculation
Following a week of poor UK data in which the Pound was held back by Bank of England (BoE) interest rate cut bets, the British Pound to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate has seen a jump in demand today. The Pound is being supported by the latest UK job stats which are dousing Bank of England bets for now, while demand for the US Dollar has...

CATEGORIES: Pound Dollar Forecasts

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Rises as UK Employment Data to Ease BoE Concerns

21 Jan 2020 at 12 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Rises as UK Employment Data to Ease BoE Concerns
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Jumps as Employment Data Impresses The Pound Sterling Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate rallied on Tuesday morning, leaving the pairing trading at around AU$1.9022. Data revealed that jobs growth in the UK was the strongest in close to a year in the three months to...

CATEGORIES: Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Flat as US Markets Close

20 Jan 2020 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Flat as US Markets Close
Pound Sterling US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Flat as Markets Focus on BoE The Pound Sterling US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate remained muted as US markets closed for Martin Luther King Day, leaving the pairing trading at around $1.2989. Sterling remained under pressure as the lack of notable economic data caused markets to shift...

CATEGORIES: Pound Dollar Forecasts

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Steady, US-China Trade Uncertainty Returns

20 Jan 2020 at 12 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Steady, US-China Trade Uncertainty Returns
GBP/AUD Exchange Rate Rangebound Risk Sentiment Sinks as US-China on Collision Course The Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate held steady today, with the pairing currently trading around AU$1.889 as the risk-sensitive ‘Aussie’ continues to benefit from risk-appetite following last week’s signing of the US-China ‘phase...

CATEGORIES: Australian Dollar Forecasts Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Dips, UK Retail Sales Fall in December

17 Jan 2020 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Dips, UK Retail Sales Fall in December
GBP/USD Exchange Rate Eases as BoE Rate Cut Fears Rise on Poor UK Retail Sales The Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate dipped today, with the pairing currently trading around $1.304 after December’s UK retail sales unexpectedly fell by -0.6% month-on-month, while the year-on-year figure fell below forecasts to 0.9%. Quantitative...

CATEGORIES: American Dollar Forecasts Dollar Pound Forecasts Pound Dollar Forecasts

Pound New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) Exchange Rate Dips as ‘Kiwi’ Rises on Renewed Market Risk Appetite

16 Jan 2020 at 12 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) Exchange Rate Dips as ‘Kiwi’ Rises on Renewed Market Risk Appetite
GBP/NZD Exchange Rate Falls as US-China Trade Deal Boosts New Zealand Dollar The Pound New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) exchange rate fell by -0.3% today, with the pairing currently trading around NZ$1.963 after the risk-sensitive ‘Kiwi’ was buoyed following the signing of the long-awaited US-China trade deal. While the deal between...

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