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GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Trends near New Two-Month-Best amid Rising Oil Prices

19 Aug 2019 at 1 PM - Written by Ben Hughes

Despite higher market demand for currencies correlated with trade and risk today, the British Pound to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate has been trending within a tighter region since markets opened this morning. Investors are hesitant to make fresh big moves on either the Pound or South African Rand amid political and economic...

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GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Higher despite Rand Rebound amid Brexit Hopes

16 Aug 2019 at 4 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

While the South African Rand rebounded slightly from weeks of losses, the British Pound to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate is still on track to sustain gains this week as the Pound has rebounded more strongly. Sterling has benefitted from strong UK data and signs that UK politicians are working to prevent the government from...

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Pound South African Rand Exchange Rate News: GBP/ZAR Close to Two-Month High as Markets Rocked by Global Recession Fears

15 Aug 2019 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

South African Rand (ZAR) Weakened by Recession Fears The South African Rand (ZAR) remained on the back foot on Thursday, as markets remains wary of spooked by the prospect of a global recession. These fears come after US bond yield inverted for the first time in over a decade this week, an event which is traditional thought to herald a...

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GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Plunges as Markets React to Sudden US Trade Tariff Delay

13 Aug 2019 at 5 PM - Written by Ben Hughes

Could the South African Rand’s downward trend have come to an end for now? The British Pound to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate plunged on Tuesday afternoon as investors reacted to surprise optimistic developments in the US-China trade war. The Pound was unable to benefit from the morning’s UK job data, making it easier for the...

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GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Near Two Month Best as South African Politics Weigh

12 Aug 2019 at 5 PM - Written by James Fuller

Despite deepening concerns of a possible no-deal Brexit, as well as continued speculation that Britain’s economy could see a recession in the coming months, the British Pound to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate has surged today. The pair continues to climb on broad South African Rand weakness, as the Rand is throttled by South...

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Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Improves as South African Manufacturing Production Falls in June

8 Aug 2019 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/ZAR Exchange Rate Edges Higher on South African Economic Woes The Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate rose today, leaving the pairing fluctuating around R18.227. The South African Rand (ZAR) fell following yesterday’s publication of the year-on-year South African Manufacturing Production Index for June, which fell below...

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Pound Sterling South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Rises Ahead of US Federal Reserve Interest Rate Decision

31 Jul 2019 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Rises as Shanghai Talks End Without Signs of a Breakthrough The Pound Sterling South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate edged up and the pairing is currently trading at an inter-bank rate of R17.3140. The Rand was left under pressure on Wednesday following a fresh wave of US-China trade...

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GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Near Yearly Worst after Failing to Recover from No-Deal Brexit Inspired Plummet

30 Jul 2019 at 5 PM - Written by Frank Davies

Following months of controversy and a recently unveiled government bailout program for South Africa’s embattled energy firm Eskom, the company’s latest financials were published today and helped to keep pressure on the British Pound to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate following yesterday’s board plummet. Sterling remains...

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Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Improves as South African Inflation Dips

24 Jul 2019 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/ZAR Exchange Rate Edges Higher as SA Economic Growth Forecast is Slashed by IMF The Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) edged higher today, leaving the paring trading around R17.386. The South African Rand (ZAR) failed to make any gains on the Pound (GBP) despite encouraging year-on-year South African Consumer Price Index data for...

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Pound Sterling South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Falls as UK Wages Rise at the Fastest Pace in a Decade

16 Jul 2019 at 12 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Falls as UK Wages Rise at Fastest Pace Since 2008 The Pound Sterling South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate slumped by around -1%, and the pairing is currently trading at an inter-bank rate of R17.2250. On Tuesday morning the Office for National Statistics (ONS) revealed that UK wages...

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