Latest Articles by Toni Johnson

The most recent currency news items written by author Toni Johnson.

GBP to AUD Exchange Rate Fails to Advance despite Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) Interest Rate Cut Bets

16 Apr 2019 at 5 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

GBP to AUD Exchange Rate Fails to Advance despite Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) Interest Rate Cut Bets
A rise in demand for safe haven currencies and a cautious tone from the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) were not enough to help the British Pound to Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate avoid losses today, as the latest Brexit uncertainties hit Sterling towards the end of the day. As Pound volatility has fallen though, the pair’s...

CATEGORIES: Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

GBP to NZD Exchange Rate Volatile as Investors Anticipate Brexit Developments

10 Apr 2019 at 1 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

GBP to NZD Exchange Rate Volatile as Investors Anticipate Brexit Developments
Investors are heavily hesitant to move much on the Pound this week so far, as markets anticipate major news of whether or not the Brexit process will be delayed for a second time and as a result the British Pound to New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) exchange rate has seen limited movement. This could change following today’s Brexit news,...

CATEGORIES: Pound New Zealand Dollar Forecasts

EUR to GBP Exchange Rate Remains Near Worst Levels despite Poor UK Retail Data

27 Mar 2019 at 1 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

EUR to GBP Exchange Rate Remains Near Worst Levels despite Poor UK Retail Data
Despite a disappointing UK retail report today, the Euro to British Pound (EUR/GBP) exchange rate has seen relatively steady movement as investors digest the latest comments from European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi and await major news on how the Brexit process could change going forward. While EUR/GBP put in some gains last...

CATEGORIES: Euro Pound Forecasts

Dollar to Pound Exchange Rate Recovery Limited by Underwhelming US Inflation and Brexit Jitters

14 Mar 2019 at 7 AM - Written by Toni Johnson

Dollar to Pound Exchange Rate Recovery Limited by Underwhelming US Inflation and Brexit Jitters
Brexit developments in recent sessions have led to broad volatility and fluctuations in the Pound, but the US Dollar to British Pound (USD/GBP) exchange rate’s support has also been limited by poor US data in recent sessions. The pair is likely to remain at the mercy of major Brexit developments in the coming sessions. Weakness in the...

CATEGORIES: Dollar Pound Forecasts

New Best GBP to Australian Dollar Exchange Rate Since Brexit Referendum on Weak Australian Growth Stats

7 Mar 2019 at 6 AM - Written by Toni Johnson

New Best GBP to Australian Dollar Exchange Rate Since Brexit Referendum on Weak Australian Growth Stats
Despite fresh Brexit uncertainties in the past few days, the British Pound to Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate saw a surge in demand today that saw it trending near its best levels since 2016’s EU Referendum. This was largely due to an Australian Dollar selloff, as investors reacted to a disappointing slowdown in Australian...

CATEGORIES: Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

Pound to the Euro Rate Today - ?/? Slides despite Doused German Business Confidence

23 Feb 2019 at 7 AM - Written by Toni Johnson

Pound to the Euro Rate Today - ?/? Slides despite Doused German Business Confidence
- The Pound to the Euro exchange rate @ €1.15153 today. - The Euro to Pound Sterling exchange rate @ £0.86841 today. - Sterling holds weekly gains on Brexit deal hopes. At the end of the week, the British Pound to Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate slipped back from its weekly highs despite some underwhelming Eurozone data. GBP/EUR...

CATEGORIES: Pound Euro Forecasts

GBP to EUR Exchange Rate Remains Near Weekly Worst Despite Disappointing German Data

31 Jan 2019 at 11 AM - Written by Toni Johnson

GBP to EUR Exchange Rate Remains Near Weekly Worst Despite Disappointing German Data
Despite broad concerns about the Eurozone’s slowing economy and a lack of domestic support for the Euro, the British Pound to Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate continued to slide today amid No-deal Brexit fears and the latest Federal Reserve news. The pair is unlikely to recover later in the week as Brexit uncertainty persists. After last...

CATEGORIES: Pound Euro Forecasts

GBP to USD Exchange Rate Nears Weekly Best amid Brexit Hopes and Risk-Sentiment

23 Jan 2019 at 11 AM - Written by Toni Johnson

GBP to USD Exchange Rate Nears Weekly Best amid Brexit Hopes and Risk-Sentiment
After struggling to climb earlier in the week amid market demand for safe haven currencies like the US Dollar, the British Pound to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate has seen stronger demand since yesterday and continued to climb this morning. Demand for the Pound rose thanks to UK data and Brexit speculation, while the US Dollar has been...

CATEGORIES: Pound Dollar Forecasts

Pound Canadian Dollar Exchange Rate Investors Brace for Tuesday?s UK Parliament Brexit Vote

18 Jan 2019 at 7 AM - Written by Toni Johnson

Pound Canadian Dollar Exchange Rate Investors Brace for Tuesday?s UK Parliament Brexit Vote
Due to combination of Brexit hopes and weaker commodity price news, the British Pound to Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) exchange rate recovered at the end of last week. Despite broad Brexit uncertainties on Monday, the Canadian Dollar failed to capitalise due to weaker market appetite for riskier currencies. After opening last week at the level...

CATEGORIES: Pound Canadian Dollar Forecasts

Best Australian Dollar to Pound Exchange Rate of 3 Weeks as FED Dovishness Boosts Risk-Sentiment

11 Jan 2019 at 1 AM - Written by Toni Johnson

Best Australian Dollar to Pound Exchange Rate of 3 Weeks as FED Dovishness Boosts Risk-Sentiment
A combination of Brexit uncertainties and rising risk-sentiment has made the British Pound to Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate unappealing this week. The Pound is also unlikely to find much strength in the coming days, as investors highly anticipate a UK Parliament vote on Brexit set to be held next week. Since the beginning of...

CATEGORIES: Australian Dollar Forecasts Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts