Latest Articles by Toni Johnson

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

GBP to CAD Exchange Rate Climbs on UK Inflation as US-China Reprieve Wears Off

14 Aug 2019 at 1 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

GBP to CAD Exchange Rate Climbs on UK Inflation as US-China Reprieve Wears Off
Despite no-deal Brexit fears still weighing heavily on the Pound outlook, the British Pound to Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) exchange rate is climbing again today. The Pound’s appeal has been bolstered by an unexpected rise in UK inflation and Bank of England speculation, making it easier for the British currency to gain against a trade-war...

CATEGORIES: Pound Canadian Dollar Forecasts

GBP to JPY Exchange Rate Hits New Post-2016 Worst Following Latest Japanese Growth Report

9 Aug 2019 at 12 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

GBP to JPY Exchange Rate Hits New Post-2016 Worst Following Latest Japanese Growth Report
A combination of factors in both economic and geopolitical news has put enough pressure on the British Pound to Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate today, pushing the pair down to its worst levels since 2016. With even more key UK data due in the coming week, the pair may be in for even steeper losses unless political developments shift in...

CATEGORIES: Pound Yen Forecasts

GBP to USD Exchange Rate Falls Back from Fortnight Best as Fed Downplays Chances of Aggressive Easing

26 Jun 2019 at 4 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

GBP to USD Exchange Rate Falls Back from Fortnight Best as Fed Downplays Chances of Aggressive Easing
After hitting its best levels in weeks yesterday, the British Pound to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate tumbled due to fresh comments from Federal Reserve officials. However, the US Dollar’s appeal was limited as the Fed remained dovish overall, and investors were hesitant to make any big moves on the US currency ahead of upcoming major US...

CATEGORIES: Pound Dollar Forecasts

GBP to NZD Exchange Rate Fails to Sustain Notable Recovery as UK Growth Disappoints

10 Jun 2019 at 4 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

GBP to NZD Exchange Rate Fails to Sustain Notable Recovery as UK Growth Disappoints
Despite the New Zealand Dollar seeing a notable selloff yesterday as the US Dollar (USD) rebounded, the British Pound to New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) exchange rate’s gains were limited as the Pound was weighed by signs that Britain’s economy was performing even weaker amid Brexit uncertainty than analysts expected. It follows last...

CATEGORIES: Pound New Zealand Dollar Forecasts

GBP to NZD Exchange Rate Climbs as US-China Trade War Fears Return

13 May 2019 at 4 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

GBP to NZD Exchange Rate Climbs as US-China Trade War Fears Return
Sterling saw significant losses on fresh Brexit jitters last week, but broad weakness in the New Zealand Dollar last week meant that the British Pound to New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) exchange rate only saw modest losses overall. The Pound rebounded slightly from its weekend lows today, and it was able to regain some of last week’s losses...

CATEGORIES: Pound New Zealand Dollar Forecasts

EUR to USD Exchange Rate Fails to Sustain Week’s Best Levels as Fed News Causes USD Rebound

2 May 2019 at 4 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

EUR to USD Exchange Rate Fails to Sustain Week’s Best Levels as Fed News Causes USD Rebound
While the Euro to US Dollar (EUR/USD) exchange rate has climbed this week due to hopes for a Eurozone recovery, as well as signs of weakness in the US economic outlook has been unable to hold its best levels. Instead, the pair has been tumbling since the Federal Reserve took a less dovish stance than expected in its latest policy decision,...

CATEGORIES: American Dollar Forecasts Euro Forecasts

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