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Pound Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Climbs as Brussels and Downing Street Agree on Brexit Transition Proposal

20 Mar 2018 at 1 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

Brexit Transition Fundamentals Agreed – Sterling (GBP) Exchange Rates Climb The Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate extended its climb on Tuesday, supported by Monday’s news that Downing Street and Brussels have agreed on the fundamental elements of a 2-year Brexit transition period for the UK. Following a series of...

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Pound Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Fails to Capitalise on Soaring UK Inflation

13 Feb 2018 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

UK Inflation Fails to Support GBP/CHF Exchange Rate The Pound Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate extended its fall on Tuesday, failing to capitalise on the UK’s soaring core inflation rate and the hype that ensued for a May rate hike. Inflation in the UK printed at 3.0% year-on-year in January, consistent with the previous period but...

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Hopes for UK Post-Brexit Economic Rebound Trigger GBP/CHF Exchange Rate Rise

22 Jan 2018 at 3 PM - Written by Frank Davies

During the previous week, the Pound rose overall against the Swiss Franc, despite a number of negative UK data releases. The GBP/CHF exchange rate opened around 1.3295 on Monday, later rising to the region of 1.3350 on Friday evening. Key UK takeaways were that inflation had slowed in December, while retail sales had been worse than...

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GBP CHF Recovers Ground as Markets Reassess Brexit Worries

13 Oct 2017 at 9 AM - Written by David Woodsmith

Brexit developments prompted significant volatility for the Pound Swiss Franc exchange rate ahead of the weekend, as markets reacted to the closing statements of the latest round of negotiations. Investors were not impressed by the more cautious tone adopted by chief EU negotiator Michel Barnier, who noted that the two sides are now at a...

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GBP to CHF Exchange Rate Holds Near Highs on Central Bank News

16 Jun 2017 at 12 PM - Written by James Fuller

This week’s central bank news has proven to be the biggest influence on the British Pound to Swiss Franc exchange rate. Investors bought the Pound after a surprising Bank of England (BoE) meeting but the Swiss National Bank (SNB) meeting was predictably cautious. As a result the Pound has recovered from its worst levels. GBP/CHF briefly...

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GBP CHF Exchange Rate Could Extend Downtrend on Rising Swiss Prices

12 Apr 2017 at 5 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

The British Pound to Swiss Franc exchange rate trended more flatly on Thursday afternoon, falling back from the weekly highs seen earlier in the day. However, GBP/CHF still looked on track to end the week well above its opening levels. Demand for the Swiss Franc improved slightly on Thursday as gold market prices hit a new weekly high....

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GBP CHF Exchange Rate Rallies on Surprise UK Services Result

5 Apr 2017 at 12 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

The British Pound to Swiss Franc exchange rate trended relatively flatly on Thursday afternoon. The Franc has been relatively limp throughout the day and was little changed after the publication of the day’s inflation stats. Friday’s session will see the publication of UK trade data for February, as well as Switzerland unemployment...

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GBP CHF Exchange Rate Slides after EC President Confirms Brexit ‘Divorce Bill’

24 Mar 2017 at 11 AM - Written by James Fuller

GBP Slumps after Juncker’s “Brexit Bill” Comments With direct UK data in short supply today, the GBP CHF exchange rate has dropped by -0.4%. This follows discouraging remarks from European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. Commenting on how Brexit negotiations might proceed, Juncker stated; ‘I am [in] anything but in...

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GBP CHF Exchange Rate Accelerates after UK Inflation Hits 2.3%

21 Mar 2017 at 4 PM - Written by James Fuller

The British Pound to Swiss Franc exchange rate slumped on Wednesday afternoon. Investors cooled on the Pound following Tuesday’s rally and demand for traditional ‘safe haven’ currencies like the Franc surged. As demand for the US Dollar weakened and investors began to grow impatient waiting for fiscal policy news from US President...

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GBP CHF Exchange Rate falls as UK Manufacturing Slows

1 Mar 2017 at 2 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

The British Pound to Swiss Franc exchange rate continued to trend near the week’s lowest levels on Thursday afternoon. Sterling’s attempts to recover were limited by solid demand for ‘safe haven’ currencies. With Federal Reserve interest rate hike bets soaring in the US, investors began to speculate that the world’s biggest...

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