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Pound Sterling Drifts Lower Against Euro, EU Inflation Crucial This Week

26 Feb 2024 at 9 PM - Written by John Cameron

There are no major UK data releases this week with the focus likely to be on central bank talk and Euro-Zone inflation data. The Pound to Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate advanced to 1.1725 on Friday before fading to near 1.1700 and traded just below this level on Monday. 1.1765 remains a key resistance area. According to ING;...

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Pound to Euro Week Ahead Forecast: Buy Dips Below 1.17, as Short-term Uptrend Intact

25 Feb 2024 at 9 AM - Written by John Cameron

Bank of America (BoA) analysts forecast that the Pound to Euro exchange rate (GBP/EUR) will strengthen to 1.1905 at the end of 2024. In contrast, after an initial firm tone, ING expects GBP/EUR to weaken to 1.1365 on a 12-month view. GBP/EUR dipped to 3-week lows below 1.1660 during the week before a recovery to 1.1715 on...

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Pound to Euro: UK Optimism Underpins Sterling Exchange Rates

24 Feb 2024 at 10 AM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound to Euro exchange rate (GBP/EUR) found support below 1.1670 on Thursday and rallied to the 1.1700 area. Overall risk conditions were broadly favourable which helped underpin Sterling and GBP/EUR traded just above 1.1700 on Friday. According to ING, GBP/EUR can secure limited net gains on interest rate expectations. It...

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Boost to UK Government Finances Ahead of the Budget, Pound Recovers Against Euro

22 Feb 2024 at 6 AM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound to Euro exchange rate (GBP/EUR) dipped to 4-week lows just below 1.1660 on Tuesday before a tentative recovery to 1.1680. Global central bank interest rate expectations will remain a crucial element for global currency markets with some Euro support as confidence in an April ECB rate cut faded. GBP/EUR can make headway if...

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Bank of America: Pound Sterling Forecasts Raised Sharply Against Euro

20 Feb 2024 at 9 PM - Written by John Cameron

Bank of America (BoA) has significantly increased its Pound to Euro exchange rate (GBP/EUR) forecast for the end of 2024 to 1.1905 from 1.1365 and adjusted the end-2025 forecast to 1.1765 from 1.1625. BoA notes that Sterling's appreciation will be mainly concentrated in this year, driven by policy divergence, but expects the rate of...

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Pound to Euro Rate: Creeps Above 1.1700 on UK Growth Hopes

19 Feb 2024 at 8 PM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound to Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate found support close to 1.1675 on Friday and settled below the 1.1700 level. Narrow ranges prevailed on Monday with US markets closed with GBP/EUR creeping higher to just above the 1.1700 level. ING expects that overall currency moves will remain limited; “Volatility in FX markets derives...

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Pound to Euro Week Ahead Forecast: 1.17 Holds, 1.1365-1.1905 This Year

18 Feb 2024 at 9 AM - Written by Tim Boyer

Danske Bank analysts expect that the Pound to Euro exchange rate (GBP/EUR) will weaken to 1.1365 on a 6-12 month view. In contrast, Credit Agricole expects that GBP/EUR will strengthen to 1.1905 at the end of 2024. GBP/EUR briefly touched 1.1765 during the week, but failed to break this key resistance level and retreated to below...

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Pound Euro Dips as UK Recession Confirmed, Sterling Below 1.17

15 Feb 2024 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

UK data on Thursday confirmed that the UK dipped into technical recession for the second half of 2023. The Pound registered limited net losses with the Pound to Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate retreating to 1-week lows at 1.1690 before trading just below 1.1700. According to MUFG; “It looks like light EUR/GBP shorts had been built up...

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Pound to Euro: Buyers See Retreat Near 1.17 Ahead of UK GDP

14 Feb 2024 at 9 PM - Written by Frank Davies

The Pound to Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate retreated sharply from 5-month highs of 1.1760 after the latest UK inflation data and retreated further to near 1.1700 after Bank of England Governor Bailey stated that downward pressure on inflation is quite broad-based. Markets are pricing in a 50% chance of a June rate cut with immediate...

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Pound to Euro Exchange Rate: Best in Five Months to Continue?

14 Feb 2024 at 8 AM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate posted gains after stronger-than-expected UK labour-market data with lower unemployment and evidence of sticky wages growth. Although the labour market has cooled, the Bank of England will be concerned that wages growth is still too high to allow an interest rate cut. The Pound to Euro...

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