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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 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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GBP to CHF Exchange Rate Near 4-Month-Worst as Safe Havens March Higher

3 Mar 2020 at 3 PM - Written by David Woodsmith

Attempts from officials to offer reassurance over the coronavirus crisis have failed to impress financial markets today, and persisting safe haven demand kept the British Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate near its recent lows. The Pound outlook has been throttled by revived hard Brexit fears, as well as fresh concerns that Covid-19...

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Pound Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Steady, Swiss Safe-Haven Threatened by Covid-15 Fears

25 Feb 2020 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/CHF Exchange Rate Rangebound as Coronavirus Fears Hit Switzerland The Pound Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate edged higher by 0.2% today, with the pairing currently trading around 1.268Fr after CHF was hit by rising fears over the spread of coronavirus (Covid-15) in Sweden’s neighbouring country Italy. Margaret Harris, the...

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Pound Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Steady as UK Manufacturing PMI Rises in February

21 Feb 2020 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/CHF Exchange Rate Rangebound as Brexit Uncertainty Haunts UK Markets The Pound Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate held steady today, with the pairing currently trading around 1.268fr following the release of the Markit services PMI for February, which fell came in at a strong 53.3, while the manufacturing PMI beat forecasts and rose to...

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GBP to CHF Exchange Rate Fails to Hold 5-Month-Best despite Announcement of New UK-EU Brexit Deal

17 Oct 2019 at 4 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

Despite today’s news that a new UK-EU Brexit deal has finally been reached, the British Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate only briefly touched on best levels today before sliding and trending lower again. Resilience in the Swiss Franc, combined with lasting uncertainty over whether the Brexit deal would actually pass through UK...

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GBP to CHF Exchange Rate Plummets to Monthly Low as Sterling’s Brexit Woes Return

8 Oct 2019 at 5 PM - Written by David Woodsmith

Due to a combination of fresh no-deal Brexit fears and market safe haven demand, the British Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate slumped today. The Swiss Franc was able to easily capitalise on the Pound’s poor performance, but this was more due to global news and risk-sentiment than any domestic support for the Swiss...

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