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A round up of the latest South African Rand forecast news items from the Currency News desk.

Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Slumps as Johnson Threats to Freeze Withdrawal Agreement

25 Oct 2019 at 1 PM - Written by Frank Davies

Boris Johnson’s Election Push Drives Down Pound Sterling South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate The latest comments from Boris Johnson saw the Pound Sterling to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate slump sharply ahead of the weekend. After threatening to pull the Brexit withdrawal agreement if Labour did not approve his...

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Pound Sterling South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Slumps Ahead of Boris’ First ‘Meaningful Vote’

18 Oct 2019 at 10 AM - Written by John Cameron

Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Falls as PM Insists he is 'Very Confident' The Pound Sterling South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate slumped this morning, and the pairing is currently trading at around R19.0157. At the end of the week, the Pound retreated as doubts Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal will...

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Pound South African Rand Exchange Rate Rises, US-China Trade Uncertainty Weigh on South African Rand

7 Oct 2019 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/ZAR Exchange Rate Edges Higher, Global Political Uncertainties Drags Down Rand The Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate rose by 0.7% today, with the pairing currently trading around R18.667 after China removed key trade issues from the negotiation table with the US ahead of this week’s negotiations in Washington. As a...

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Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Sinks as ZAR Benefits on Improved Risk-Sentiment

12 Sep 2019 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/ZAR Exchange Rate Eases as US-China Trade Relations Improve The Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate fell by -0.6% today, with the pairing currently trading around R17.991 as ZAR improves on higher market risk-sentiment. The South African Rand (ZAR) has continued to benefit from the rating agency Moody’s indication that...

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Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Eases as ZAR Benefits from Risk-On Trade

10 Sep 2019 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/ZAR Exchange Rate Down as US-China Trade Deal Hopes Increase The Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate fell by -0.2% today, with the pairing currently trading around R18.192 following July’s SA manufacturing production index which eased from -3.6% to -1.1%. However, buying sentiment in the South African Rand (ZAR) has...

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Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Soars as UK Markets Benefit from Ebbing No-Deal Brexit Fears

5 Sep 2019 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/ZAR Exchange Rate Rises as No-Deal Brexit is Effectively Ruled Out The Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate soared by 0.9% today, with the pairing trading around R18.308 on ebbing no-deal Brexit fears after last night’s parliamentary vote saw the anti no-deal Brexit bill pass successfully after two separate votes. As a...

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US Dollar South African Rand (USD/ZAR) Exchange Rate Rises as US House Prices Improve

27 Aug 2019 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

USD/ZAR Exchange Rate Edges Higher despite US-China Trade Uncertainty The US Dollar South African Rand (USD/ZAR) exchange rate edged higher today, with the pairing fluctuating around 15.323R as US house prices rise in June. Today saw the US Housing Price Index for June rose by 0.2%, although these fell below the forecast 0.3% increase....

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US Dollar to Rand Exchange Rate Tumbles as Investors Anticipate Federal Reserve News

21 Aug 2019 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

Despite some weaker than expected South African inflation data today, the US Dollar to South African Rand exchange rate tumbled ahead of the publication of the Federal Reserve’s latest meeting minutes this evening, as well as other major central bank news expected later in the week. Due to broad weakness in the South African Rand,...

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Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Improves as South African Manufacturing Production Falls in June

8 Aug 2019 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/ZAR Exchange Rate Edges Higher on South African Economic Woes The Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate rose today, leaving the pairing fluctuating around R18.227. The South African Rand (ZAR) fell following yesterday’s publication of the year-on-year South African Manufacturing Production Index for June, which fell below...

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Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Improves as South African Inflation Dips

24 Jul 2019 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/ZAR Exchange Rate Edges Higher as SA Economic Growth Forecast is Slashed by IMF The Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) edged higher today, leaving the paring trading around R17.386. The South African Rand (ZAR) failed to make any gains on the Pound (GBP) despite encouraging year-on-year South African Consumer Price Index data for...

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