Latest Articles by John Cameron

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

Euro to Pound Sterling (EUR/GBP) Exchange Rate Improves as UK-EU Brexit Negotiations Breakdown

22 Aug 2019 at 7 AM - Written by John Cameron

Euro to Pound Sterling (EUR/GBP) Exchange Rate Improves as UK-EU Brexit Negotiations Breakdown
The Euro to Pound exchange rate rose on Wednesday 21st August, with the pairing fluctuating around £0.914 handle. Today saw Prime Minister Boris Johnson heads to Europe in an attempt to gain support to scrap the Irish backstop with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron. Ed Vaizey, Conservative MP and...

CATEGORIES: Euro Forecasts Euro Pound Forecasts Pound Euro Forecasts

US Dollar to Rand Exchange Rate Tumbles as Investors Anticipate Federal Reserve News

22 Aug 2019 at 7 AM - Written by John Cameron

US Dollar to Rand Exchange Rate Tumbles as Investors Anticipate Federal Reserve News
Despite some weaker than expected South African inflation data today, the US Dollar to South African Rand exchange rate tumbled ahead of the publication of the Federal Reserve’s latest meeting minutes this evening, as well as other major central bank news expected later in the week. Due to broad weakness in the South African Rand,...

CATEGORIES: American Dollar Forecasts South African Rand Forecasts

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Sinks as RBA Takes a Wait-and-See Stance on Monetary Policy

20 Aug 2019 at 12 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Sinks as RBA Takes a Wait-and-See Stance on Monetary Policy
GBP/AUD Exchange Rate Falls as US-China Trade Developments Remain in Focus The Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate fell by -0.5% today. This left the pairing fluctuating around AU$1.786 after the Reserve Bank of Australia’s board reiterated its wait-and-see on monetary policy going forward. The board’s minutes also...

CATEGORIES: Australian Dollar Forecasts Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts Pound Sterling Forecasts

Pound Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) Exchange Rate Eases as Brexit Uncertainties Increase

19 Aug 2019 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) Exchange Rate Eases as Brexit Uncertainties Increase
GBP/CAD Exchange Rate Sinks as Boris Johnson Remains Confident on UK-EU Talk Breakthrough The Pound Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) exchange rate eased today, leaving the pairing fluctuating around CA£1.607 as no-deal Brexit fears continue to provide downward pressure on Sterling. Meanwhile, Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that he is...

CATEGORIES: Canadian Dollar Forecasts Pound Canadian Dollar Forecasts Pound Sterling Forecasts

Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Eases as Jeremy Corbyn Rallies to Prevent a Disorderly Brexit

19 Aug 2019 at 12 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Eases as Jeremy Corbyn Rallies to Prevent a Disorderly Brexit
GBP/USD Exchange Rate Falls as a Cross-Party Challenge Mounts against Boris Johnson The Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate eased this morning, with the pairing trading around $1.212 as cross-party opposition against a no-deal Brexit in October has increased since last week. This follows Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn’s call for...

CATEGORIES: American Dollar Forecasts Dollar Pound Forecasts Pound Dollar Forecasts Pound Sterling Forecasts

Pound New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) Exchange Rate Rises as Opposition to No-Deal Brexit Increases

16 Aug 2019 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) Exchange Rate Rises as Opposition to No-Deal Brexit Increases
GBP/NZD Exchange Rate Edges Higher as Cross-Party Opposition to Brexit Mounts The Pound New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) exchange rate rose by 0.6% today, leaving the pairing trading around NZ$1.8919 as cross-party opposition has increased against a no-deal Brexit following Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn’s pledge to lead a caretaker government....

CATEGORIES: New Zealand Dollar Forecasts Pound New Zealand Dollar Forecasts

Pound South African Rand Exchange Rate News: GBP/ZAR Close to Two-Month High as Markets Rocked by Global Recession Fears

15 Aug 2019 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound South African Rand Exchange Rate News: GBP/ZAR Close to Two-Month High as Markets Rocked by Global Recession Fears
South African Rand (ZAR) Weakened by Recession Fears The South African Rand (ZAR) remained on the back foot on Thursday, as markets remains wary of spooked by the prospect of a global recession. These fears come after US bond yield inverted for the first time in over a decade this week, an event which is traditional thought to herald a...

CATEGORIES: Pound Rand Forecasts

US Dollar Australian Dollar (USD/AUD) Exchange Rate Sinks as Australian Jobs Data Soars Past Forecasts

15 Aug 2019 at 12 PM - Written by John Cameron

US Dollar Australian Dollar (USD/AUD) Exchange Rate Sinks as Australian Jobs Data Soars Past Forecasts
USD/AUD Exchange Rate Falls as Australian Unemployment Holds Steady The US Dollar Australian Dollar (USD/AUD) exchange rate fell today, leaving the pairing trading around AU$1.477. Australian unemployment rate figure held steady in July, remaining at 5.2% as expected. Meanwhile, the Australian employment change figure for July shot up...

CATEGORIES: American Dollar Forecasts Pound Dollar Forecasts

Euro Pound (EUR/GBP) Exchange Rate Sinks as German Growth Figures Contract in Second Quarter

14 Aug 2019 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

Euro Pound (EUR/GBP) Exchange Rate Sinks as German Growth Figures Contract in Second Quarter
EUR/GBP Exchange Rate Falls as German Recession Fears Increase The Euro Pound (EUR/GBP) exchange rate fell today, leaving the pairing fluctuating around £0.924 following this morning’s publication of the German growth figures for the second quarter, which contracted to a worse-than-expected -0.1%. Carsten Brzeski, an analyst at ING,...

CATEGORIES: Euro Forecasts Euro Pound Forecasts Pound Euro Forecasts

Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Rises as US Recession Fears Increase

12 Aug 2019 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Rises as US Recession Fears Increase
GBP/USD Exchange Rate Edges Higher as Recession Fears Haunt US Markets The Pound US Dollar (GPB/USD) exchange rate edged higher today, leaving the pairing trading around $1.209 as US economic recession fears rise as US-China trade tensions mount. The US Dollar (USD) eased against the Pound (GBP) as tensions between the US and China are...

CATEGORIES: American Dollar Forecasts Pound Dollar Forecasts Pound Sterling Forecasts