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Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Rises as SARB Rate Cut Fears Increase

19 Jun 2019 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/ZAR Exchange Rate Increases as SA Inflation Holds in SARB’s Target Range The Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate rose today and is currently trading around R18.2959 on the interbank market. The South African Rand (ZAR) sank against Sterling despite better-than-expected annual SA Consumer Price Index (CPI) figures for...

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GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Slumps to Worst June Levels on Monetary Policy Divergence Speculation

18 Jun 2019 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

Despite South Africa’s recent political uncertainties and growth fears, the British Pound to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate plummeted today. Signs that major Central Banks were planning interest rate cuts while the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) would likely not cut rates much made it easier for the South African Rand to...

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Pound Sterling South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Slips as UK Job Creation Slows

11 Jun 2019 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Falls despite Record High UK Employment The Pound Sterling South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate slipped and the pairing is currently trading at an inter-bank rate of R18.7259. The UK unemployment rate remained steady at 3.8% in the three months to April. The Office for National...

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Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Sinks as Ramaphosa Encourages SA Economic Development

30 May 2019 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/ZAR Exchange Rate Falls as South African PPI Figures Improve The Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate is down today and is trading around R18.4513 at the time of writing. The South African Rand (ZAR) rose against the Pound (GBP) following the release of the South African Producer Price Index (PPI) figures for April, which...

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Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Steadies as SA Economy Struggles on Lack of Risk Appetite

20 May 2019 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/ZAR Exchange Rate Flat as SA Economy Struggles as US-China Trade War Continues The Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate is steady today and is trading around R18.3048 on the inter-bank market. The South African Rand (ZAR) stabilised against the Pound (GBP) as the South African economy continues to struggle from a lack of...

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GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Hits 3-Month-Worst despite US-China Trade Jitters

16 May 2019 at 1 PM - Written by James Fuller

Despite trade tensions between the world’s two biggest economies continuing to worsen, the trade-correlated South African Rand has been surprisingly resilient and the British Pound to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate has simply continued to fall. Market optimism about South Africa’s newly elected government is helping the...

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GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Sheds Last Week’s Gains as South Africa’s Ruling ANC has Election Win in Sights

10 May 2019 at 1 PM - Written by David Woodsmith

Despite fresh global trade fears hitting market demand for risk-correlated currencies like the South African Rand, the British Pound to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate has still seen significant losses over the past week and has shed essentially all the gains seen a week earlier. This has been due to Rand investors hoping for...

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Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Dips Following SA Election

9 May 2019 at 12 PM - Written by John Cameron

South African Rand (ZAR) Buoyed Following General Election The South African Rand (ZAR) ticked higher against the Pound (GBP) on Thursday as the dust settled on South Africa’s 2019 elections. While votes are still be counted, with full resulted expected on Saturday, early counts put the ruling ANC party on track to win about 56% of...

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GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Losses Limited as South African Election Approaches

3 May 2019 at 1 PM - Written by Ben Hughes

While investors rolled back from some of the week’s biggest movements on Friday, the British Pound to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate’s Friday losses were limited due to a lack of solid demand for the South African Rand. Despite some investors taking profit from the Pound’s gains, trade uncertainty and uncertainty ahead of...

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Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Sinks as Risk Appetite Rises on US-China Trade Talks

29 Apr 2019 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/ZAR Exchange Rate Falls as US-China Trade Talks Increase Risk-Appetite The Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate is down today and currently trading around R18.5247 on the inter-bank market. The South African Rand (ZAR) exchange rate edged higher against the Pound (GBP) today as US-China trade talks are set once again to...

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