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Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Up Nearly 1% on Eskom Crisis

19 Feb 2019 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/ZAR Exchange Rate Soars on South African Economic Concerns The Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate soared 0.9% higher today, and is currently trading in the region of R18.3906. The South African Rand is coming under considerable pressure today as the South African government continues to provide financial support to South...

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Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Soars as South African Retail Figures Drop

13 Feb 2019 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/ZAR Exchange Rate Climbs Above 1% as South African Retail Sales Plummets The Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate soared to over 1% today and is currently trading around R17.9354 on the inter-bank market. Sterling (GBP) gained on the South African Rand (ZAR) today following the publication of South African retail sales...

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Pound to SA Rand Exchange Rate Sustains Weekly Gains as US-China Trade Tensions Resurface

8 Feb 2019 at 1 PM - Written by Ben Hughes

Despite a lack of supportive UK data or major Brexit developments, the British Pound to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate has been able to advance this week. While some Brexit speculation has supported Sterling, the primary reason for GBP/ZAR gains has been market risk-aversion causing broad late-week weakness in the South African...

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Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Steadies as UK Mortgage Approvals Fall

30 Jan 2019 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/ZAR Exchange Rate Rangebound as May to Return to Brussels after Brexit Vote The Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) is rangebound today and is currently trading at RA17.7970 on the inter-bank market. Sterling (GBP) steadied against the South African Rand (ZAR) today after last night’s parliamentary vote on Prime Minister Theresa...

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Pound Sterling South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Slips despite Labour Supporting ‘Cooper’ Amendment

29 Jan 2019 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Sterling South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Slides despite Possibility of Article 50 Extension With the focus firmly on politics today the Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate slipped over the course of the day, and is currently trading an inter-bank rate of R17.9540. This has occurred despite the UK...

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Pound Sterling South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Recovers Ground in Spite of Brexit Worries

28 Jan 2019 at 4 PM - Written by Frank Davies

Market Risk Aversion Shores up Pound Sterling South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate A renewed sense of market risk aversion saw the Pound Sterling to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate recovering ground on Monday afternoon. Although the GBP/ZAR exchange rate started the week on a weaker footing as Brexit-based optimism...

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GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Rebounds from Monthly Worst on Report that Brexit Date Could be Delayed

11 Jan 2019 at 2 PM - Written by Ben Hughes

Higher demand for riskier currencies, including emerging market currencies like the South African Rand, left the British Pound to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate sliding for most of last week. A report claiming that Brexit could be delayed helped the pair to recover slightly before markets closed for the week, however. After...

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Pound to Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Slides as UK Inflation Slows to 20-Month Low

19 Dec 2018 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate is on the defensive this morning as markets react to the UK’s latest Consumer Price Index (CPI). Pound (GBP) Struggles as UK Inflation Slows The Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate fell roughly 0.5% through the first half of Wednesday’s European session, following...

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GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Recovery Continues Despite Fresh Brexit Jitters

14 Dec 2018 at 10 AM - Written by Ben Hughes

Despite Sterling sliding against many major currencies on Friday morning, the British Pound to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate rebounded. Investors sold risky emerging market currencies like the South African Rand amid concerns about slowing global growth, as well as expectations for a Federal Reserve interest rate hike next...

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GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Recovers from Monthly Lows as South African Budget Misses Targets

24 Oct 2018 at 3 PM - Written by James Fuller

Wednesday’s session saw broad fluctuations in the British Pound to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate, as the latest Brexit developments spooked Pound investors while the South African Rand also plunged, due to the latest South African budget news. Despite its Wednesday afternoon surge, GBP/ZAR remains lower than the week’s...

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