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Pound Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) Exchange Rate Rises as Tumbling Oil Prices Weaken ‘Loonie’

1 Apr 2020 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/CAD Exchange Rate Edges Higher, Sinking Oil Prices Drag Down CAD The Pound to Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) exchange rate rose by 0.6% today as tumbling oil prices continue to weigh on the oil-sensitive ‘Loonie. The pairing is currently trading around CA$1.757. Analysts at JBC Energy echoed Canadian Dollar investors’ concerns,...

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Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Rises as US Fed Reveals ‘Bazooka’ Stimulus Package

24 Mar 2020 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/USD Exchange Rate Edges Higher, Fed Outlines ‘Bazooka’ Stimulus Package The Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate rose by 1% today after yesterday saw the US Federal Reserve unveil its essentially unlimited quantitative easing program to support the US economy. The pairing is currently fluctuating around $1.172. Jingyi Pan, a...

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Pound Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) Exchange Rate Sinks as BoE Slashes Interest Rates to 0.1%

19 Mar 2020 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/CAD Exchange Rate Falls on BoE Emergency Rate Cut The Pound Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) exchange rate fell by over -0.5% today after the Bank of England (BoE) cut its interest rates to a record-low of 0.1% to fight the Covid-19 economic fallout. The pairing is currently fluctuating around CA$ 1.6693. Ivan Petrella, an associate...

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Pound Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) Exchange Rate Plummets as Oil Prices Temporarily Stabilise

17 Mar 2020 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/CAD Exchange Rate Sinks as Oil-Sensitive ‘Loonie’ Rises The Pound Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) exchange rate fell by -0.85% today as the oil sensitive ‘Loonie’ recovers on a rebound of oil prices. The pairing is currently trading around CA$1.702. Although oil prices are still trading below $30 a barrel today the recent free fall...

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Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Rises as Risk-Off Markets Weigh on ‘Aussie’

16 Mar 2020 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/AUD Exchange Rate Edges Higher, Australian Economic Woes Continue The Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate edged higher today as the risk-sensitive ‘Aussie’ suffers on global recession fears. The pairing is currently trading around AU$2.00. Sean Callow, the senior currency strategist at Westpac, commented: ‘The...

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Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Rises as Covid-19 Fears Weigh on ‘Aussie’

12 Mar 2020 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/AUD Exchange Rate Rises as Australian Economic Outlook Darkens The Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate rose by 0.8% today after Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced a $17 billion coronavirus stimulus package to aid Australia’s struggling economy. This left the pairing trading around AU$1.995. The Australian...

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Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Steady, UK Spring Budget Uplifts Sterling

11 Mar 2020 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/USD Exchange Rate Rangebound, UK Receives ‘Largest Fiscal Boost in Decades’ The Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate held steady today after Rishi Sunak, the newly-appointed Chancellor of the Exchequer, released the Spring Budget for the next five years. Sarah Carlson, a Senior Vice President at Moody’s, was upbeat about the...

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Pound Australian Dollar Exchange Rate Sinks as Australian Growth Report Beats Forecasts

4 Mar 2020 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/AUD Exchange Rate Falls, ‘Aussie’ Benefits from Improving Risk Sentiment The Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate fell by -0.4% today, with the pairing currently fluctuating around AU$1.939 after Australia’s growth report for the fourth-quarter beat forecasts and rose by 0.5%, while the year-on-year figure edged higher...

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Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Falls as BoE Rate Cut Odds Rise

3 Mar 2020 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/AUD Exchange Rate Sinks as UK Economic Outlook Darkens The Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate fell by -0.8%, with the pairing currently fluctuating around AU$1.931 after odds of a rate cut from the Bank of England (BoE) have risen following on from the US Federal Reserve’s emergency rate decision this afternoon. Neil...

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Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Soars as Risk-Off Market Moods Weighs on ‘Aussie’

28 Feb 2020 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/AUD Exchange Rate Rises by 1% as Coronavirus Fears Weaken Australian Dollar The Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate soared by 1% today, with the pairing currently trading around AU$1.978 as the risk-sensitive ‘Aussie’ continues to struggle over fears of the coronavirus (Covid-19) weakening the global economy. The...

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