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Pound Sterling Foreign Currency Exchange Rate Outlook Versus EUR USD CHF: British Pound Gains on Surprise UK Retail Sales Growth

17 Jun 2015 at 11 AM - Written by John Cameron

GBP Higher against EUR, USD, CHF as UK Retail Sales Climb An unforeseen increase in UK Consumer Spending in May helped the Pound advance on peers like the Euro, US Dollar and Swiss Franc on Thursday. Although sales growth of 0.2% month-on-month is hardly spectacular, it was at least better than the -0.2% deceleration anticipated by...

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Swiss Franc (CHF) Exchange Rate Declines against Sterling (GBP) & Euro (EUR) Today as Swiss GDP Revised

16 Jun 2015 at 3 PM - Written by Admin

Swiss ZEW Expectations Survey Could Cause Swiss Franc (CHF) to Euro (EUR), Pound (GBP) Exchange Rate Movement Today The Swiss Franc may fluctuate against its major currency counterparts later today if the ZEW survey prints poorly. The index came in at -0.1% in May and a lower reading in June would be Franc-negative. The GBP/CHF currency...

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GBP/CHF Relatively Static after Mixed Bag of Swiss Ecostats

9 Jun 2015 at 10 PM - Written by Frank Davies

GBP/CHF Trending in Narrow Range The Pound remained in a tight range against the Franc on Tuesday after a wealth of Swiss ecostats emerged. It was a mixed bag of results for the Swiss nation which began with the non-seasonally adjusted Swiss Unemployment Rate falling from 3.3% to 3.2% in May. In comparison the seasonally adjusted figure...

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GBP/CHF Falls despite Upbeat UK Construction Data, Swiss Manufacturing Improves

3 Jun 2015 at 5 AM - Written by James Fuller

Franc Advances on Pound The Pound slipped against the Franc on Tuesday despite upbeat UK construction data emerging. The UK’s May Construction PMI registered growth from 54.2 to 55.9, rather than residing at 55.0 as expected. The Markit report read: ‘UK construction companies recorded a slight rebound in output growth during May,...

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GBP/CHF Falls as Franc Enjoys Support from ongoing Greek Negotiation Jitters

26 May 2015 at 5 PM - Written by Ben Hughes

Safe Haven Demand Sees GBP/CHF Falter In a quiet day for European data, the Pound softened against its Swiss Franc counterpart as investors favoured safe-haven assets. The Franc has been pegged by many analysts to gain the most from the unfolding situation between Greece and its creditors with the Euro already dropping to a three-week low...

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Pound Climbs against Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) as Investors Remain Upbeat about UK Economic Recovery

8 Apr 2015 at 11 PM - Written by Ben Hughes

UK Economic Recovery Supports Pound The Pound recorded gains against the Swiss Franc after both upbeat UK and Swiss data emerged. The Swiss Consumer Price Index was expected to decline from -0.8% to -1.1% in March on the year, but the ecostat surprised by only softening to -0.9%. On the month, March recorded 0.3% growth rather than the...

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Pound to Swiss Franc Exchange Rate Today: GBP/CHF Falls after UK Growth Data

23 Dec 2014 at 8 PM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound to Swiss Franc exchange rate shed 0.2% on Tuesday as Sterling was pressured lower by disappointing third quarter growth data for the UK. The news that the UK’s current account deficit unexpectedly widened in the third quarter also weighed on the Pound as it upped the odds of the US Federal Reserve keeping interest rates on hold...

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Pound (GBP) to Swiss Franc (CHF) Exchange Rate Weakened; UK Awaits Data

9 Jul 2014 at 7 PM - Written by Frank Davies

The Pound to Swiss Franc exchange rate has softened on Wednesday currently trading at 1.5278. Both the Pound and the Franc have been struck by disappointing data this week, with Sterling flikely to be affected by further significant data releases tomorrow. Tuesday was a disappointing day for the Swiss Franc and the Pound by way of data...

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Sterling Forecast - Pound to Swiss Franc Exchange Rate Weakens Ahead of BoE Minutes

17 Jun 2014 at 3 PM - Written by Frank Davies

Pound Sterling forecast The British Pound exchange rate (GBP) was little moved against the Swiss Franc (CHF) as forecasters settled into a waiting pattern ahead of the release of the latest monetary policy meeting minutes from the Bank of England. Investors are widely expecting the minutes to add further support to expectations that the BoE...

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Pound Swiss Franc. GBP/CHF Rate Falls as Global Risk Appetite Plummets

11 Mar 2011 at 6 AM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound Swiss Franc exchange rate (GBP/CHF) is 1.4993 The second half of this week has seen a major dip in global risk sentiment as a combination of events across the globe caused concern for investors. Political unrest in Libya looks to be escalating into civil war, with Gaddafi’s forces launching an air strike on a rebel-held oil...

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