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GBP to USD Exchange Rate Advances as US Political and Trade Uncertainties Continue to Weigh

26 Mar 2018 at 5 PM - Written by James Fuller

Despite market hopes that the US was beginning talks with China over trade in efforts to avoid a ‘trade war’, the British Pound to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate continued to climb on Monday. The Pound continued to be supported by last week’s Brexit and Bank of England (BoE) news. Thanks to the Brexit and BoE developments last...

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GBP/USD Exchange Rate Flat on Uncertainty about Brexit Transition, US Trade Tariffs

23 Mar 2018 at 1 PM - Written by Frank Davies

On Thursday, the Pound to US Dollar exchange rate fell from an opening level of 1.4156 in the morning to close down lower around 1.4111 by the evening. The day’s main news was that the Bank of England (BoE) had left UK interest rates unchanged at 0.5%, but that there could be a rate hike as early as May 2018. Providing a detailed...

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GBP to USD Exchange Rate Slips from Highs despite Firming Bank of England (BoE) Bets

22 Mar 2018 at 5 PM - Written by Frank Davies

Despite strong UK data and a hawkish tone from the Bank of England (BoE) during its policy decision on Thursday, the British Pound to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate fell back from its best levels towards the end of the day as the US Dollar strengthened. The pair has still seen strong gains throughout the week so far despite the Thursday...

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GBP to USD Exchange Rate Trends Nearer Weekly Highs as Political Uncertainties Drag on US Dollar

16 Mar 2018 at 1 PM - Written by Frank Davies

Cautious optimism about next week’s EU summit and the broad weakness of the US Dollar helped the British Pound to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate to advance on Friday. Due largely to USD weakness, GBP/USD has climbed over a cent from the week’s opening levels of 1.3849. The pair touched on a weekly high of 1.3993 on Wednesday but...

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Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Fluctuates amid Escalations with Russia

14 Mar 2018 at 3 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

Sterling (GBP) Exchange Rates Flounder as UK Moves to Expel 23 Russian Diplomats The Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate fluctuated on Wednesday, supported by yesterday’s upbeat Spring Budget statement and revised growth forecasts from UK Chancellor Philip Hammond, but floundering later into the day as UK Prime Minister Theresa May...

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GBP to USD Exchange Rate Slips Ahead of UK Spring Statement

13 Mar 2018 at 11 AM - Written by James Fuller

Broad weakness in the US Dollar, as well as market anticipation for the UK Treasury’s Spring Statement, helped the British Pound to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate to advance on Monday. The pair shed some of its gains on Tuesday morning though, amid expectations that the Spring Statement was unlikely to be hawkish. Due to US political...

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GBP/USD Exchange Rate Fluctuates as Trade Tensions Build

7 Mar 2018 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate was met by volatility on Wednesday as the risen threat of a global trade war weighed heavily on markets. US Dollar’s (USD) Rocked by Increased Trade War Fears The US Dollar came under renewed pressure today following the resignation of Donald Trump's top economic adviser, Gary Cohn over the...

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GBP to USD Exchange Rate Plunges on Fresh Northern Ireland Border Issue Deadlock

28 Feb 2018 at 3 PM - Written by James Fuller

While recent US data hasn’t been particularly inspiring, the British Pound to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate has fallen this week regardless due to Brexit uncertainty in Britain, while the US Dollar has been supported by market relief over the new Federal Reserve Chairman. After slipping last week from 1.4027 to 1.3967, GBP/USD could...

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Rising Hopes for 2018 US Interest Rate Hikes Causes Pound to US Dollar Exchange Rate Losses

27 Feb 2018 at 5 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

During Monday’s trading session, the Pound to US Dollar exchange rate ultimately remained close to its opening levels, having started in the area of 1.3966 and finished around 1.3965 by the evening. Despite this apparent lack of movement, the GBP/AUD exchange rate did rise to a daily high of 1.4060 during the day, but failed to sustain...

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Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Slips Despite hawkish Comments from BoE Carney

21 Feb 2018 at 5 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

UK Unemployment Unexpectedly Rises, Pound (GBP) Exchange Rates tumble The Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate slipped on Wednesday, encumbered by a mixed run of UK employment readings and failing to fully capitalise on some hawkish comments from Bank of England (BoE) Governor Mark Carney. According to figures from the Office for...

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