Latest Articles by John Cameron

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GBP USD Exchange Rate Slumps as New York Manufacturing Activity Surges

16 Oct 2017 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP USD Exchange Rate Slumps as New York Manufacturing Activity Surges
The Pound US Dollar (GBP USD) exchange rate slipped by nearly half a cent this afternoon after the US released some impressive economic data. US Dollar Strengthened by Upbeat Manufacturing Figures The US Dollar struck higher in afternoon trade today as the Empire State Manufacturing Survey reported that New York factory activity saw a...

CATEGORIES: Pound Dollar Forecasts

GBP CAD Exchange Rate Slides as Consumer Credit Set to Tighten

12 Oct 2017 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP CAD Exchange Rate Slides as Consumer Credit Set to Tighten
12/10/17 PM Update- The Pound nosedived against the Canadian Dollar in afternoon trade today as the fifth round of Brexit talks close with the EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier claiming that the two sides were in deadlock over the UK’s divorce bill. While suggesting that there was ‘new momentum’ and progress being made in other...

CATEGORIES: Pound Canadian Dollar Forecasts

GBP NZD Exchange Rate Strengthened as NZ Political Uncertainty Persists

11 Oct 2017 at 12 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP NZD Exchange Rate Strengthened as NZ Political Uncertainty Persists
The Pound New Zealand Dollar (GBP NZD) exchange rate continued to trend higher this morning as ongoing political concerns in New Zealand caused investors to shy away from the ‘Kiwi’. New Zealand Dollar’s (NZD) Weakens as Political Uncertainty Looks Set to Continue After briefly strengthening overnight on Tuesday the New Zealand...

CATEGORIES: Pound New Zealand Dollar Forecasts

EUR USD Exchange Rate Strengthens as German Exports Boom

10 Oct 2017 at 12 PM - Written by John Cameron

EUR USD Exchange Rate Strengthens as German Exports Boom
The Euro US Dollar (EUR USD) exchange rate continued to trend higher this morning as Germany’s latest trade figures impressed investors. Euro (EUR) Strengthened by German Trade Figures The Euro extended its gains further this morning as Germany posted some impressive trade figures in August. According to data released by Destatis...

CATEGORIES: Euro Forecasts

GBP AUD Exchange Rate Jumps as Political Jitters Abate

9 Oct 2017 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP AUD Exchange Rate Jumps as Political Jitters Abate
The Pound Australian Dollar (GBP AUD) exchange rate rebounded sharply this morning as fears of a potential leadership challenge against Theresa May receded over the weekend. Pound (GBP) Rallies as Political Uncertainty Retreats Sterling trended higher at the start of this week’s session as market confidence in Theresa May appeared to...

CATEGORIES: Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

GBP NZD Slides on Disappointing S&P Assessment of UK Economy

5 Oct 2017 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP NZD Slides on Disappointing S&P Assessment of UK Economy
The Pound New Zealand Dollar exchange rate fell today on the threat of a possible Conservative leadership challenge and a disappointing assessment of the UK’s economy by ratings agency Standard & Poor’s (S&P). S&P Insists UK Economy Not Strong Enough to Warrant Rate Hike – GBP Stumbles The S&P ratings agency has asserted that it...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Pound New Zealand Dollar Forecasts

GBP USD Exchange Rate Rises as UK Services PMI Rises

4 Oct 2017 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP USD Exchange Rate Rises as UK Services PMI Rises
The Pound US Dollar (GBP USD) exchange rate rebounded from a week-week low today as investors became a little more upbeat following the release of the UK’s latest Service PMI. Sterling Strengthened by Service PMI The Pound stuck higher against the US Dollar this morning after two consecutive days of decline as markets welcomed an...

CATEGORIES: Pound Dollar Forecasts

GBP CAD Slides as Construction in the UK Contracts

3 Oct 2017 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP CAD Slides as Construction in the UK Contracts
The Pound Canadian Dollar exchange rate stumbled today as markets reacted to a disappointing UK Markit construction PMI and revelations from the current Conservative Party Conference in Manchester. UK Construction Contracts for the First Time in Over a Year – GBP Devalued Britain’s construction sector contracted for the first time...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Pound Canadian Dollar Forecasts

GBP EUR Exchange Rate Slumps as UK Construction Activity Unexpectedly Shrinks

3 Oct 2017 at 12 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP EUR Exchange Rate Slumps as UK Construction Activity Unexpectedly Shrinks
After recouping some of yesterday’s losses overnight on Monday the Pound Euro (GBP EUR) exchange rate has fallen sharply again this morning following the release of the UK’s latest Construction PMI. Pound (GBP) Plummets as Construction Sector Activity Contracts Sterling faced another battering in early trade this morning as...

CATEGORIES: Pound Euro Forecasts

GBP CAD Exchange Rate Slumps over Concerns for UK Manufacturing Sector

2 Oct 2017 at 12 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP CAD Exchange Rate Slumps over Concerns for UK Manufacturing Sector
The Pound Canadian Dollar (GBP CAD) exchange rate slipped at the start of this week’s session as markets grew increasingly concerned over the state of the UK’s manufacturing sector. Pound (GBP) Tumbles as Manufacturing PMI Misses Sterling sentiment took a hit this morning as a disappointing Manufacturing PMI and bleak report about...

CATEGORIES: Pound Canadian Dollar Forecasts