Latest Articles by Tim Boyer

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

Pound to Dollar Exchange Rates Climb Ahead of EU Summit despite Brexit Uncertainties

9 Apr 2019 at 8 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

Pound to Dollar Exchange Rates Climb Ahead of EU Summit despite Brexit Uncertainties
Despite persisting uncertainty over the Brexit process, and the remaining possibility of the Brexit process ending with a worst-case no-deal outcome at the end of this week, the British Pound to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate has been climbing this week so far. This has been due to weakness in the US Dollar, as investors sell it from its...

CATEGORIES: Pound Dollar Forecasts

GBP to EUR Exchange Rate Kept Under Pressure amid Brexit Jitters and ZEW Eurozone Confidence Data

19 Mar 2019 at 1 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

GBP to EUR Exchange Rate Kept Under Pressure amid Brexit Jitters and ZEW Eurozone Confidence Data
The British Pound to Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate has struggled to hold the highs seen over the weekend, as fresh Brexit uncertainties combined with some signs of strength in the Eurozone economy kept the Pound under pressure and offered the Euro some support. Investors now anticipate upcoming Brexit news and Eurozone data. Despite a...

CATEGORIES: Pound Euro Forecasts

Pound to New Zealand Dollar Exchange Rate: GBP/NZD Firms Significant Gains despite Friday Slip

18 Mar 2019 at 4 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

Pound to New Zealand Dollar Exchange Rate: GBP/NZD Firms Significant Gains despite Friday Slip
A slight flare up in Brexit uncertainty towards the end of the week ultimately had little impact on the British Pound to New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) exchange rate, as fading concerns that a no-deal Brexit was possible helped the Pound to sustain major gains. Still, the New Zealand Dollar was able to push GBP/NZD back slightly from its...

CATEGORIES: Pound New Zealand Dollar Forecasts Pound Norwegian Krone Forecasts

GBP to JPY Exchange Rate Trends near 2019 Best as Yen Fails to Capitalise on Safe Haven Demand

28 Feb 2019 at 4 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

GBP to JPY Exchange Rate Trends near 2019 Best as Yen Fails to Capitalise on Safe Haven Demand
Despite higher market demand for safe haven currencies yesterday, investors eventually favoured the US Dollar (USD) due to strong US data and as a result the British Pound to Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate was more easily able to hold its best levels all year. The Pound’s Brexit rally ran out of steam, but the currency was still...

CATEGORIES: Pound Yen Forecasts

British Pound (?) to Euro (?) Exchange Rate: GBP/EUR Slips as Fresh UK Political Jitters Weigh

20 Feb 2019 at 4 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

British Pound (?) to Euro (?) Exchange Rate: GBP/EUR Slips as Fresh UK Political Jitters Weigh
The Brexit speculation and hopes that gave the British Pound to Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate a leg up yesterday quickly lightened today, as the pair slipped from its best levels. Fresh political uncertainties emerged in Britain too, putting further pressure on the Brexit-embattled Pound. Could GBP/EUR be in for a bigger shift in trajectory...

CATEGORIES: Daily Currency Updates Pound Euro Forecasts

GBP to NZD Exchange Rate Steadies Ahead of Key Reserve Bank of New Zealand Decision

12 Feb 2019 at 4 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

GBP to NZD Exchange Rate Steadies Ahead of Key Reserve Bank of New Zealand Decision
While poor UK data has dragged the British Pound to New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) exchange rate lower since the weekend, the pair edged away from its lows and steadied on Tuesday afternoon as investors anticipated the Reserve Bank of New Zealand’s (RBNZ) upcoming February policy decision. GBP/NZD losses have been relatively modest too, at...

CATEGORIES: Pound New Zealand Dollar Forecasts

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Loses Ground as UK Manufacturing PMI Slumps

1 Feb 2019 at 11 AM - Written by Tim Boyer

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Loses Ground as UK Manufacturing PMI Slumps
UK Manufacturing Slowdown Weighs on Pound Sterling Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate An unexpectedly weak UK manufacturing PMI saw the Pound Sterling to Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate come under fresh pressure on Friday. Demand for the Pound diminished in the wake of the manufacturing PMI, which fell short of forecast...

CATEGORIES: Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

GBP to MXN Exchange Rate Surge Limited as Risk-Sentiment and Mexican Data Support the Peso

25 Jan 2019 at 1 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

GBP to MXN Exchange Rate Surge Limited as Risk-Sentiment and Mexican Data Support the Peso
The Pound saw a strong surge in demand against many major currencies over the past week, but the British Pound to Mexican Peso (GBP/MXN) exchange rate’s gains were limited. Despite a brief overnight surge on Brexit hopes, risk-sentiment prevented the pair from hitting a new high. Since opening this week at the level of 24.65, GBP/MXN has...

CATEGORIES: Daily Currency Updates

ECB Live: Euro to US Dollar Exchange Rate Rebounds Despite Fresh Caution from the European Central Bank

27 Dec 2018 at 3 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

ECB Live: Euro to US Dollar Exchange Rate Rebounds Despite Fresh Caution from the European Central Bank
A brief surge in demand for the US Dollar overnight on Wednesday was short-lived. The Euro to US Dollar (EUR/USD) exchange rate quickly recovered during Thursday’s European session as the US Dollar tumbled, despite the latest economic bulletin from the European Central Bank (ECB) pointing towards further weakness in the Eurozone economy in...

CATEGORIES: American Dollar Forecasts Euro Forecasts

Euro to Pound Exchange Rate Holds Ground Despite Slowing Eurozone Inflation

17 Dec 2018 at 4 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

Euro to Pound Exchange Rate Holds Ground Despite Slowing Eurozone Inflation
The Euro to British Pound (EUR/GBP) exchange rate held its ground on Monday, despite the latest Eurozone data falling short of expectations and hinting that the European Central Bank (ECB) was right to take a more dovish tone last week. Lasting Brexit uncertainties made it easier for the Euro to avoid losses versus the Pound. Brexit...

CATEGORIES: Euro Pound Forecasts