Latest Articles by Tim Boyer

The most recent currency news items written by author Tim Boyer.

EUR to GBP Exchange Rate Hits 3-Week-Worst amid EU’s Fissures over Coronavirus Stimulus

2 Apr 2020 at 4 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

EUR to GBP Exchange Rate Hits 3-Week-Worst amid EU’s Fissures over Coronavirus Stimulus
Despite a lack of fresh support for the Pound today, the British currency continues to advance on rival weakness and the Euro to British Pound (EUR/GBP) exchange rate fell further. Demand for the Euro remains limited as investors become increasingly concerned about differences between EU leaders over the idea of EU-wide fiscal stimulus such...

CATEGORIES: Forecasts

EUR to GBP Exchange Rate Falls Back from Decade Best as Markets Pour Into USD

19 Mar 2020 at 3 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

EUR to GBP Exchange Rate Falls Back from Decade Best as Markets Pour Into USD
The European Central Bank (ECB) introduced a massive stimulus package yesterday, but the Euro to British Pound (EUR/GBP) exchange rate’s reaction has been fairly mixed. The Euro has fallen from its best levels due to central bank dovishness and broad strength in its rival the US Dollar (USD). This is despite continued weakness in the Pound...

CATEGORIES: Euro Pound Forecasts

GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Avoids Sharp Losses as Rand’s Bearish Run Continues

2 Mar 2020 at 3 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Avoids Sharp Losses as Rand’s Bearish Run Continues
Investors sold the Pound en masse when markets opened today, but despite this the British Pound to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate has been able to avoid significant losses as the South African Rand continues to see broad weakness of its own. Pound investors are becoming more concerned about rising Bank of England’s (BoE)...

CATEGORIES: Pound Rand Forecasts

GBP to USD Exchange Rate Recovery Falters on Revived Brexit Jitters and Calming Fed Bets

26 Feb 2020 at 12 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

GBP to USD Exchange Rate Recovery Falters on Revived Brexit Jitters and Calming Fed Bets
Yesterday’s plummet in the US Dollar in reaction to Federal Reserve speculation was ultimately short lived, and the British Pound to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate is once again under pressure today. As Pound investors finally begin to face reality on upcoming Brexit negotiations and Federal Reserve rate cut speculation softens for now,...

CATEGORIES: Pound Dollar Forecasts

EUR to USD Exchange Rate Remains Near Yearly Worst on Eurozone Growth Concerns

17 Feb 2020 at 3 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

EUR to USD Exchange Rate Remains Near Yearly Worst on Eurozone Growth Concerns
Due to a lack of support from either domestic or global developments, the Euro remains unappealing and last week was yet another week of losses for the Euro to US Dollar (EUR/USD) exchange rate. Investors find the Euro unappealing due to lingering fears of a lasting slowdown in Eurozone economy, as well as the possibility that further...

CATEGORIES: American Dollar Forecasts Euro Forecasts

GBP to EUR Exchange Rate Rebounds from Fortnight Worst as UK Data Continues to Beat Expectations

4 Feb 2020 at 3 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

GBP to EUR Exchange Rate Rebounds from Fortnight Worst as UK Data Continues to Beat Expectations
Following yesterday’s broad plummet in the Pound, the British Pound to Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate has steadied somewhat today. Investors are hesitant to sell the Pound too much, as recent data keeps Bank of England (BoE) speculation low. Meanwhile, investors are hesitant to buy the Euro too much amid a lack of strong support for the...

CATEGORIES: Pound Euro Forecasts

GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Climbs on Poor South African Data Ahead of South African Reserve Bank

16 Jan 2020 at 11 AM - Written by Tim Boyer

GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Climbs on Poor South African Data Ahead of South African Reserve Bank
Despite rising Bank of England (BoE) interest rate cut bets and higher market demand for currencies correlated to trade and risk, the British Pound to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate has recovered to above the week’s opening levels today. The Pound is steadying ahead of tomorrow’s key UK retail sales report, while the South...

CATEGORIES: Pound Rand Forecasts

Dollar to Euro Exchange Rate Forecast: USD/EUR Surges to January Best in Week of Impressive Gains

12 Jan 2020 at 10 AM - Written by Tim Boyer

Dollar to Euro Exchange Rate Forecast: USD/EUR Surges to January Best in Week of Impressive Gains
Despite continued signs of recovery in Eurozone data, the US Dollar to Euro (USD/EUR) exchange rate didn’t face much obstruction in the past week as it put in impressive gains. The US Dollar rebounded from days of market jitters amid hopes for US economic resilience, and as the US currency recovered investors felt that mixed strength...

CATEGORIES: Pound Euro Forecasts

GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Struggles to Hold Gains as Risk Sentiment Returns

8 Jan 2020 at 3 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Struggles to Hold Gains as Risk Sentiment Returns
Despite UK data being generally supportive and South African data being weak, the British Pound to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate has fallen back from weekly highs today and is struggling to continue trending with an upside bias. The Pound is seeing mixed demand as uncertainty worsens over the Brexit transition period, while the...

CATEGORIES: Pound Rand Forecasts

GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Hits 3-Month-Worst amid Brexit Fears and Rand Rally

20 Dec 2019 at 12 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Hits 3-Month-Worst amid Brexit Fears and Rand Rally
Despite a lack of notable South African data this week, the South African Rand has seen a generally strong performance due to the global market outlook and this has helped it to easily capitalise against a broadly weak Pound, pushing the British Pound to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate to its worst levels in months. The biggest...

CATEGORIES: South African Rand Forecasts