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Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Slides on Unexpectedly Weak UK Services PMI

5 Feb 2019 at 4 PM - Written by Frank Davies

Softening UK Service Sector Drives Pound Sterling US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Lower As the UK service sector fell into a state of near-stagnation the Pound Sterling to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate slumped. Following on the heels of underwhelming manufacturing and construction PMIs the services PMI dropped from 51.4 to just...

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Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Benefits as Fed Turns Cautions on Interest Rates

31 Jan 2019 at 11 AM - Written by Frank Davies

Cautious Federal Reserve Outlook Boosts Pound Sterling US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate The Pound Sterling to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate recovered ground in the wake of the Federal Reserve’s first policy announcement of 2019. As the Fed signalled a willingness to leave interest rates on hold for longer, pausing its recent...

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Pound US Dollar Exchange Rate News: GBP/USD Flat as Brexit No-Deal Fears Rise

30 Jan 2019 at 12 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound (GBP) Exchange Rates Steadies Following Brexit Debate Losses The Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate is held just above $1.31 on Wednesday morning as Sterling fought to regain its footing after falling sharply on Tuesday evening. The GBP/USD exchange rate fell around a cent on Tuesday following a parliamentary debate on...

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GBP to USD Exchange Rate Nears Weekly Best amid Brexit Hopes and Risk-Sentiment

23 Jan 2019 at 11 AM - Written by Toni Johnson

After struggling to climb earlier in the week amid market demand for safe haven currencies like the US Dollar, the British Pound to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate has seen stronger demand since yesterday and continued to climb this morning. Demand for the Pound rose thanks to UK data and Brexit speculation, while the US Dollar has been...

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GBP to EUR Exchange Rate Firms on UK Data and Brexit Speculation

22 Jan 2019 at 4 PM - Written by Minesh Chaudhari

Investors were more eager to buy the British Pound to Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate on Tuesday, as the latest UK data and Brexit news offered the Pound some fresh support. The Euro, on the other hand, remained unappealing amid concerns about the Eurozone’s slowing economic outlook and the latest disappointing Eurozone confidence...

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Brexit Update: Pound to Dollar Exchange Rate Climbs as Barnier Admits ?Favourable Response? to Extending Article 50

17 Jan 2019 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

UPDATE: Analysts at Scotiabank are betting on a decline in the pound-to-dollar exchange rate in the near-term: "Cable remains range bound between support in the low/mid 1.28s and resistance in the 1.2925 area. Trend signals are mixed and suggestive or more range trading. We rather favour fading GBP gains to the 1.29 area while 1.2930...

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Pound-to-Dollar Exchange Rate Sheds Gains Ahead of Key UK Parliament Brexit Vote

15 Jan 2019 at 1 PM - Written by Ben Hughes

Speculation of a Brexit delay, as well as lasting weakness in the US Dollar, prompted investors to buy the British Pound to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate yesterday. However, the pair’s gains were limited, and investors quickly sold the pair again on Tuesday as a key UK Parliament vote over the Brexit process approached. The US Dollar...

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Pound to Dollar Exchange Rates: GBP/USD Drops more than 1% as ?Greenback? Benefits from Slowing Chinese Economy

2 Jan 2019 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate has plummeted over 1% today and is currently trading within the region of $1.2647, after China’s disappointing manufacturing data prompted renewed demand for safe-haven currencies. The US Dollar (USD) ended 2018 at its strongest levels since 2015, following US President Donald Trump’s comment...

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GBP to USD Exchange Rate Holds Above Week?s Opening Levels Despite Concerns about UK Consumer Activity

28 Dec 2018 at 2 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

Investors bought the British Pound to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate on Friday, keeping the pair above the week’s opening levels despite a lack of Sterling appeal. The US Dollar has been weak for most of the week due to US political uncertainties and signs of slowing global growth. A weak Pound has simply been unable to capitalise on USD...

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GBP to USD Exchange Rate Struggles to Advance Despite Signs of Slower US Growth

21 Dec 2018 at 3 PM - Written by Frank Davies

Broad US Dollar weakness this week has made it easier for the British Pound to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate to advance, but Brexit uncertainties and some lingering market demand for safe haven currencies kept the pair from advancing too high. US data is likely to drive GBP/USD movement next week amid a lack of expected Brexit...

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