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Pound Gains against US Dollar (GBP/USD) as Trump Fed Criticism Hits Confidence

11 Oct 2018 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

Market Rout and Trump Criticism Sees GBP/USD Gains The Pound (GBP) has risen against the US Dollar (USD) today after a volatile 24 hours in the financial markets that has seen US equities plunge and bond yields spike. The latest Dollar selloff comes after President Donald Trump criticised the Federal Reserve’s planned series of rate...

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US Dollar to Pound Sterling (USD/GBP) Exchange Rate Dips -0.3% before Forecast Fed Interest Rate Hike

25 Sep 2018 at 5 PM - Written by James Fuller

On Monday, the US Dollar to Pound exchange rate opened at a level of £0.7645 and closed slightly lower in the region of £0.7625. The main negative influence on the US Dollar was the news that the US and China had pressed ahead with sizable trade tariffs against each other. This brought up concerns about how US businesses and...

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USD to GBP Exchange Rate Remains Higher Despite Pullback in USD Demand

16 Aug 2018 at 12 PM - Written by Minesh Chaudhari

The US Dollar wasn’t quite as appealing on Thursday as market jitters revolving around Turkey and the Turkish Lira (TRY) lightened. However, the US Dollar to British Pound (USD/GBP) exchange rate remained resilient despite this week’s UK data generally coming in solidly, as ‘no deal’ Brexit fears persist. USD/GBP may be in for yet...

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USD/GBP Exchange Rate Rises Today ahead of Key Iran Nuclear Deal Update

8 May 2018 at 5 PM - Written by Ben Hughes

On Monday, the US Dollar to Pound exchange rate opened in the region of 0.7386 but later closed down slightly lower around 0.7370. This minor deterioration was partly caused by cautious remarks from Federal Reserve policymakers Robert Kaplan and Raphael Bostic. Both officials at the US central bank stated that despite mounting pressures...

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Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Climbs as UK and EU Agree Brexit Transition Terms

19 Mar 2018 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

Davis and Barnier Reveal Notable Progress in Brexit Transition Talks – Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Climbs The Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate hit the ground running on Monday, bolstered by news that a ‘decisive step’ towards a final Brexit transition deal has been achieved in negotiations. UK Brexit Secretary...

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US Dollar Pound Sterling (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Climbs as UK Household Finance Index Disappoints

19 Feb 2018 at 4 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

UK Household Finance Index Falls to Seven-Month Low – Pound (GBP) Rates Stumble The Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate tumbled on Monday, falling as markets reacted to a disappointing UK household finance index report from IHS Markit – a monthly gauge of financial wellbeing. According to the data company the UK’s household...

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Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Tumbles as US Wage Growth Smashes Expectations

2 Feb 2018 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

Strong US Employment Figures Prompt Rally in USD Exchange Rates The Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate fell by over 1% on Friday, tumbling as markets responded to an extremely upbeat run of US employment figures and near-stagnant activity in the UK’s construction sector. On the US Dollar front, markets were very pleased to see...

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Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Soars as UK Manufacturing Exports Strengthen

1 Feb 2018 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

UK Manufacturing PMI Reveals Export Growth, Pound (GBP) Strengthens The Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate extended its lead on Thursday, strengthening despite a small contraction in the UK’s latest manufacturing snapshot. Markit’s January UK manufacturing PMI revealed a drop to 55.3, down from December’s score of 56.2 and...

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GBP/USD Exchange Rate Drops after Warning Signs from EU’s Verhofstadt

12 Dec 2017 at 12 PM - Written by David Woodsmith

On Monday’s trading session, the Pound slipped against the US Dollar due to a lack of supportive UK data. The GBP/USD exchange rate opened in the region of 1.3395 early on Monday, but closed down at 1.3347 by the end of the day. Growing Concerns over Brexit-based Damage Weigh on GBP/USD Exchange Rate The Pound has seen a small...

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USD GBP Exchange Rate Slides as UK Commits to Divorce Bill Sum

29 Nov 2017 at 1 PM - Written by Frank Davies

The US Dollar Pound Sterling (USD GBP) exchange rate slipped Wednesday morning as markets responded to news that the UK has offered a larger potential divorce sum that could be worth up to 55bn Euros. Pound (GBP) Exchange Rates Climb on New Potential Divorce Bill Sum Whilst reports claim that there has been no final agreement on the...

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