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A round up of the latest Swiss Franc forecast news items from the Currency News desk.

GBP to CHF Exchange Rate Soars as ‘Biden Bounce’ Leaves Safe Havens Tumbling

9 Nov 2020 at 4 PM - Written by James Fuller

As markets open for the week and investors react to the results of the US 2020 Presidential Election, investors have become more willing to take risks again and as a result the British Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate has surged. The Pound is seeing some relief from the victory of Democrat candidate Joe Biden, while the Swiss...

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Pound Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Sinks as Hints of Global Negative Interest Rates Boost Safe-Haven CHF

20 Oct 2020 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/CHF Exchange Rate Falls as Swiss Currency Benefits from Dampened Risk Sentiment The Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate fell by -0.3% today, with the pairing currently fluctuating around 1.175fr. The safe-haven Swiss Franc (CHF) has benefited from growing speculation that more global central banks – including the Reserve...

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Pound Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Under Pressure as Fresh Covid-19 Restrictions Loom

25 Sep 2020 at 1 PM - Written by Frank Davies

Rise in Covid-19 Anxiety Pushes Pound Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Lower A fresh surge in Covid-19 anxiety and safe-haven demand saw the Pound Sterling to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate slump sharply on Monday. With a number of economies around the world appearing set to end into fresh lockdown measures in response to a...

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Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Dips as UK Markets Eye Brexit Developments

2 Sep 2020 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/CHF Exchange Rate Falls as Hopes for a UK-EU Post-Brexit Deal Slide The Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate fell by -0.2% today, with the pairing currently fluctuating around 1.216Fr. Sterling fell against the Swiss Franc (CHF) today as Brexit uncertainty continues to hold back the currency’s gains. This follows...

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Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Edges Higher as Swiss Retail Sales Fall Below Forecasts in June

31 Jul 2020 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/CHF Exchange Rate Rises as Swiss Coronavirus Cases Increase The Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate rose by 0.4% today, with the pairing currently fluctuating around 1.19Fr. The Swiss Franc (CHF) suffered today following a worse-than-expected Swiss Retail Sales report for June. Retail sales fell from 6.2% to 1.1%, despite a...

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GBP to CHF Exchange Rate Sheds July Gains as UK Growth Paints Dire Outlook

14 Jul 2020 at 4 PM - Written by Frank Davies

A combination of poor UK data and market safe haven demand left the British Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate plummeting today. Since markets opened this week, the pair has been trending lower as the Pound’s rebound attempt unravels. However, the pair may have fallen even further if not for the market’s mixed appetite for safe...

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Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Falls as Safe-Haven Demand Returns Amid Global Economic Woes

9 Jun 2020 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/CHF Exchange Rate Sinks as Swiss Franc Buoyed By Safe-Haven Demand The Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate fell by -0.9% today, as the Swiss currency has benefited from a resurgence in safe-haven demand today as uncertainty grows over the health of the global economy. The Swiss Franc (CHF) has also benefited from a fall in US...

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Pound Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Rises as Swiss Inflation Disappoints

2 Apr 2020 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Sterling Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Rises on Weak Swiss Inflation The Pound Sterling Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate rallied on Thursday, leaving the pairing trading at around 1.2042Fr. As the number of coronavirus cases in Switzerland increase, the Franc remained under pressure and the pairing rose. Today’s...

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Pound Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Rises as Safe-Haven Demand Slips

20 Mar 2020 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/CHF Exchange Rate Edges Higher as SNB Holds Interest Rates The Pound Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate rose by 1.7% today as risk sentiment begins to make a recovery, pushing down the appeal of safe-havens like the Swiss Franc and the US Dollar. The pairing is currently trading around 1.1565Fr. Yesterday saw the Swiss National Bank...

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GBP to CHF Exchange Rate Slumps to 4 Month Worst as Coronavirus Prompts Safe Haven Surge

6 Mar 2020 at 3 PM - Written by Ben Hughes

Despite the market’s rising expectations for interest rate cuts from the Swiss National Bank (SNB), Bank of England (BoE) interest rate cut bets are even more significant this week and the British Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate has seen notable losses. Brexit uncertainties and coronavirus developments are offsetting...

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