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Little Turbulence from Budget Leaves GBP/AUD Inching Higher on FOMC Minutes Approach

22 Nov 2017 at 4 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

The British Pound to Australian Dollar exchange rate is climbing this afternoon, although today’s delivery of the Autumn Budget by Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond has done nothing to provide further support for Sterling. The GBP/AUD exchange rate was up 0.3% to 1.7509 at the time of writing. Middle of the Road Budget from...

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GBP to AUD Exchange Rate Continues to Climb on Fresh Brexit Hopes

20 Nov 2017 at 1 PM - Written by Minesh Chaudhari

Despite some underwhelming UK inflation and job market data last week, the British Pound to Australian Dollar exchange rate was able to advance as investors lost appetite for risky currencies like the ‘Aussie’. Sterling continued to firm on Monday amid fresh hopes for progress in Brexit talks. Last week saw the GBP/AUD exchange rate...

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Higher UK GDP Growth Triggers Pound to Australian Dollar Rally

25 Oct 2017 at 11 AM - Written by David Woodsmith

On Tuesday’s trading session, the Pound made a minor decline against the Australian Dollar. GBP opened trading in the region of 1.6902, later closing lower at 1.6888. UK GDP Growth Ticks Up, Sending Pound Soaring The Pound has been strongly supported by UK domestic data today, although it has not been especially impressive in the...

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Pound Loses Ground to Australian Dollar on Poor UK Sales Stats

19 Oct 2017 at 4 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

During Wednesday’s trading session, the Pound appreciated against the Australian Dollar. Opening trading at a rate of 1.6807, GBP later closed higher at 1.6847. GBP AUD Exchange Rate Down -0.5% as UK Sales Disappoint The Pound has dropped against most currency peers today, following a disappointing result for UK retail sales in...

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GBP/AUD Sheds Morning Gains after BCC Report Sours BoE Hike Bets

13 Oct 2017 at 2 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

The British Pound has been fluctuating against the Australian Dollar today thanks to a fast-paced series of domestic developments that have seen traders re-evaluating the outlook on Brexit, the economy and monetary policy. The GBP/AUD exchange rate was trading around opening levels of 1.6953 at the time of writing. GBP Starts Day...

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Daily GBP AUD Trading: Pound Appreciates despite Mixed UK Stats

10 Oct 2017 at 12 PM - Written by Ben Hughes

On Monday’s trading session, the Pound advanced against the Australian Dollar from an opening exchange rate of 1.6827 to close around 1.6935 at the end of the day. This was positive movement in the GBP AUD exchange rate, but wasn't good enough to touch the early-October high of 1.7101. GBP AUD Exchange Rate Update: Pound Weakened by...

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GBP AUD Exchange Rate Jumps as Political Jitters Abate

9 Oct 2017 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound Australian Dollar (GBP AUD) exchange rate rebounded sharply this morning as fears of a potential leadership challenge against Theresa May receded over the weekend. Pound (GBP) Rallies as Political Uncertainty Retreats Sterling trended higher at the start of this week’s session as market confidence in Theresa May appeared to...

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Daily GBP AUD Update: Pound Sheds Gains over Poor UK Construction Performance

3 Oct 2017 at 4 PM - Written by James Fuller

On Monday’s trading session, the Pound fell by over a cent against the Australian Dollar. From an opening exchange rate of 1.7066, the GBP/AUD pairing later closed in the area of 1.6951. Pound Dips against Australian Dollar on Construction Disappointment A surprise sign of contraction in the UK construction industry has damaged Pound...

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GBP AUD Exchange Rate Tumbles as Annual GDP Slips

29 Sep 2017 at 11 AM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound Australian Dollar (GBP AUD) exchange rate has tumbled this morning as the UK’s annual GDP figures were unexpectedly revised down. Pound (GBP) Slides on Disappointing Growth Figures Sterling sentiment has plummeted this morning as investors reacted to the UK’s final second quarter GDP reading. According to data published...

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Minor GBP AUD Advance Seen despite Overall Pound Weakness

27 Sep 2017 at 11 AM - Written by Ben Hughes

Today’s Pound to Australian Dollar advance primarily comes from an Australian Dollar decline, given that most recent UK news has been negative. Yesterday, the Pound ticked up against the Australian Dollar, from an opening exchange rate of 1.6980 to close near 1.7066. UK Economic News: GBP Traders Rattled by EU Reception to Brexit So...

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