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Pound to Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Soars as Japan Enters ‘Full-Blown Recession’

19 May 2020 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/JPY Exchange Rate Rises on Japan’s Economic Woes The Pound to Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate soared by 0.9% today, with the pairing currently trading around ¥130.752. The Japanese Yen (JPY) has continued to struggle as Japan’s economy fell into a recession for the first time since 2015. Sunday saw the world’s...

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Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Falls as UK Manufacturing PMI Hits Historic Low in April

1 May 2020 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/JPY Exchange Rate Falls as UK Manufacturing Suffers From Covid-19 Crisis The Pound to Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate fell by -0.8% today, with the pairing currently trading around ¥133.874. Sterling struggled today after it was revealed that UK consumer credit growth and mortgage approvals had fallen to their lowest since 2013....

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Pound to Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Steady as Japan’s Economic Outlook Darkens

24 Apr 2020 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/JPY Exchange Rate Rangebound as Japanese Economy Faces ‘Severe Situation’ The Pound to Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate held steady today, with the pairing currently trading around ¥132.93. The Japanese Yen (JPY) has been increasingly pressured by fears over the Japanese economy in April, after the Japanese Government was...

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Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Falls, JPY Soars on Safe-Haven Demand

18 Mar 2020 at 12 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/JPY Exchange Rate Fall as Investors Seek Japanese Yen Refuge The Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) plummeted by 1% today as investors seek refuge in the safe-haven Japanese currency as Covid-19 fears wrack the global economy. The pairing currently trading around ¥128.75. Japanese Yen (JPY) investors are awaiting further developments over...

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Japanese Yen Rate Today: Weak GDP Data from Japan Adds to the Concerns for the Global Economy

17 Feb 2020 at 2 PM - Written by David Woodsmith

Q4 data has been patchy, with Germany and China especially concerning. Japanese data released Monday shows GDP growth at -1.6% QoQ. Recession is probable and ING call 2020 GDP growth at -1.1%. What is especially worrying is that the data does not yet reflect the impact of the coronavirus and the effects could be significant. Looking...

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Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Sinks as Bank of Japan Holds its Interest Rates

19 Dec 2019 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/JPY Exchange Rate Sinks on Rising Hopes of US-China Trade Deal The Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate fell by -0.6% today, with the pairing currently trading around ¥142.342 despite the Bank of Japan (BoJ) holding its interest rates at -0.1% while downgrading its forecasts for industrial production. The central bank was...

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Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Sinks despite Japanese Manufacturing Sinking to a 6-Year Low

1 Oct 2019 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/JPY Exchange Rate Falls, Could the Japanese Yen Fall on US-China Trade Flare-Up? The Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate eased by -0.5% today, with the pairing currently trading around ¥132.016 despite the Japanese manufacturing index falling to a six-year low in the third quarter, with the figure sinking from 7 to 5. Joe...

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USD to JPY Exchange Rate Tumbles as Markets Bet on July Interest Rate Cut from Federal Reserve

20 Jun 2019 at 11 AM - Written by David Woodsmith

Despite the Bank of Japan (BoJ) also warning of mounting global risks, the US Dollar to Japanese Yen (USD/JPY) exchange rate has tumbled to its worst levels since January this week due largely to Central Bank speculation. Rising bets that the Federal Reserve will cut US interest rates next month are keeping the pair under pressure, despite...

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Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Slides as Japanese Construction Orders Rise

15 May 2019 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/JPY Exchange Rate Falls on Lack of Cross-Party Brexit Consensus The Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate is down by 0.8% today and is currently trading around ¥140.4130 on the inter-bank market. The Japanese Yen (JPY) rose against the Pound (GBP) following the publication of the Japanese construction orders figures for March,...

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Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Steadies as Japanese Industry Activity Falls Below Expectation

24 Apr 2019 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/JPY Exchange Rate Flat as Japanese Economic Index Rises The Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate held steady today and is currently trading around ¥144.7780. The Japanese Yen (JPY) failed to make any gains against the Pound (GBP) following the publication of the Japanese All Industry Activity Index figures for February, which...

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