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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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GBP USD Exchange Rate Climbs on Market Hopes for Brexit Progress

24 Nov 2017 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound US Dollar exchange rate climbed today with markets growing increasingly hopeful that UK Prime Minister Theresa May’s visit to Brussels will help move negotiations along. Meanwhile, fears of limp inflation at the Federal Reserve limited the upward potential of the US Dollar. GBP Exchange Rate Climbs on May Brexit...

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GBP USD Exchange Rate Fluctuates on Mixed News for Both Nations

23 Nov 2017 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound US Dollar exchange rate fluctuated today as markets reacted to fresh caution from the Federal Reserve and news that the Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) has downgraded its growth forecasts for the UK. Fed Moves Cautiously, USD Exchange Rates Falter The US Dollar continued its fall today as markets reacted to the release...

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GBP USD Exchange Rates Inch Backwards Ahead of BoE Rate Announcement

2 Nov 2017 at 11 AM - Written by David Woodsmith

The Pound US dollar exchange rate pared some gains this morning as markets grew increasingly skittish before the big Bank of England (BoE) widely anticipated rate announcement. GBP Exchange Rates Slide as Markets Prove Wary Ahead of BoE Decision The Pound slid against the US Dollar this morning, despite UK data releases this week...

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USD/GBP Clings on to Minor Gains Ahead of FOMC Meeting Minutes Release

11 Oct 2017 at 3 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

Gains against the British Pound are the exception for the US Dollar on a day of otherwise universal losses. The USD/GBP exchange rate has managed to hold just above opening levels at around 0.7575 thanks to fresh concerns around the type of Brexit the UK will end up undertaking in 2019. USD Wary Ahead of FOMC Minutes, but Holds above...

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Hawkish Statements from Fed’s Powell Push US Dollar to Pound Rate Higher

5 Oct 2017 at 3 PM - Written by David Woodsmith

On Wednesday, the US Dollar advanced slightly against the Pound, from a starting rate of 0.7539 to close at 0.7556. US Dollar Advances after Trio of Fed Speeches Three Federal Reserve officials have recently spoken, facilitating a clear US Dollar to Pound rise. The USD GBP exchange rate has risen by as much as 0.7%, thanks to general...

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GBP USD Tumbles as Bombardier Tariffs Hurt Hopes for Free Trade

27 Sep 2017 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound US Dollar exchange rate tumbled this morning following news that the US Department of Commerce ruled in favour of Boeing over Canadian aircraft manufacturer Bombardier (levying a significant 219.63% export tariff) and that new orders for US manufactured durable goods smashed expectations. Bombardier Export Tariffs Hurt GBP...

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Daily USD GBP Update: US Dollar Picks Up on UK Trader Uncertainties

14 Sep 2017 at 11 AM - Written by David Woodsmith

Yesterday, the US Dollar advanced against the Pound from an opening exchange rate of 0.7524 to close in the region 0.7570. US Dollar Update: ‘Dreamers’ Deal Provides Temporary Respite The US Dollar has made a minor advance against the Pound today, although this is partly due to the Pound being a weak currency at the present...

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US Dollar to British Pound Exchange Rate Sturdy on US Non-Farm Payrolls

7 Aug 2017 at 1 PM - Written by James Fuller

Last week saw the US Dollar to British Pound exchange rate briefly hit its worst levels all year, but Sterling was unable to hold those gains due to the latest Bank of England (BoE) decision and US Non-Farm Payroll news. After beginning last week at around 0.7614, USD/GBP tumbled and hit a 2017 low of 0.7543. After that the pair recovered...

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