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Foreign Exchange Rates : GBP/USD Rate Trades Higher

28 Feb 2011 at 10 AM - Written by John Cameron

The Dollar has had a losing start to the week and is currently trading down by over 0.5% on the day against both the Pound Sterling and the Euro. Events in Libya look to be moving towards a conclusion, with anti-government forces gaining control of increasing swathes of the country and the international community calling for Colonel...

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Currency Report : Bank of England Minutes See Sterling Exchange Rate Hold Steady

23 Feb 2011 at 12 PM - Written by John Cameron

Minutes of the Bank of England’s February Monetary Policy Committee meeting, released earlier today, showed that the UK’s Central Bank is gradually edging closer to raising interest rates. Three members of the nine man committee voted for a rate hike, as Spencer Dale, the Bank’s Chief Economist, joined members Andrew Sentance and Martin...

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US Dollar is Weighed Down by Improved Risk Sentiment

8 Feb 2011 at 12 PM - Written by John Cameron

Initial impressions of last Friday’s Non-Farm Payroll figure for January were that it showed a concerning underlying weakness in the US labour market. At face value, the headline figure of 36,000 new jobs being created in the month versus analysts’ expectations of 146,000 was highly disappointing. The US Dollar gained ground across the...

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Upturn in Risk Appetite Hurts US Dollar

8 Feb 2011 at 9 AM - Written by John Cameron

The US Dollar lost ground against the majority of major currencies during last night’s Asian session. Asian equity markets traded into positive territory, signalling an upturn in appetite for risk which in turn caused institutional investors to move away from the safe-haven of Dollar-denominated assets. The improvement in risk sentiment...

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