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GBP ZAR Exchange Rate Trends Narrowly Ahead of Zuma State of the Nation Address

8 Feb 2017 at 4 PM - Written by Ben Hughes

The British Pound to South African Rand exchange rate flattened on Thursday afternoon, slumping from its weekly highs due to lower Bank of England (BoE) tightening bets. Investors became less optimistic about the foreseeable future of UK monetary policy once it emerged that BoE hawk Kristin Forbes was stepping down from the Monetary Policy...

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GBP ZAR Exchange Rate Falls as Brexit Bill Expected to Pass Through Parliament

31 Jan 2017 at 2 PM - Written by Ben Hughes

The British Pound to South African Rand exchange rate continued to test the day’s best levels throughout most of Wednesday afternoon. As South African’s own manufacturing PMI from Barclays had unexpectedly risen above the 50 contraction point for the first time in a while, the Pound’s gains against the Rand were...

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Rising Gold Prices Support ZAR, Pound South African Rand Exchange Rate Dips

17 Jan 2017 at 11 AM - Written by Minesh Chaudhari

The Pound to South African Rand exchange rate trended near its worst daily levels on Wednesday afternoon but remained well above the week’s opening levels. The South African Rand failed to capitalise on the weaker Pound throughout the day due to limited demand for risky emerging market currencies ahead of Donald Trump’s upcoming...

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Pound Sterling (GBP) to South African Rand (ZAR) Fluctuates near Weekly Lows

22 Dec 2016 at 12 PM - Written by Minesh Chaudhari

The Pound to South African Rand exchange rate fell on Tuesday and has fluctuated near its worst weekly levels since then. Due to a lack of fresh supportive factors for the Pound, investors have seen little reason to buy it this week. GBP/ZAR began the week trending at 17.48 and on Tuesday dropped into the region of 17.20. Despite some...

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Decidedly Mixed Outlook for South African Rand ZAR

15 Dec 2015 at 6 AM - Written by Minesh Chaudhari

GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Broke Through 24.0000 Last Week The South African Rand (currency : ZAR) endured the ‘session from hell’ last week as a combination of domestic political turmoil and the continued slump in global commodities prices sent the Pound Sterling Rand exchange rate spiralling through the 24.0000 GBP ZAR threshold for...

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Further Gains Predicted for GBP ZAR exchange Rate

11 Dec 2015 at 6 AM - Written by John Cameron

GBP to EUR Exchange Rate Gained after BoE Held Rates The Bank of England (BoE) opted to maintain its headline interest rate at 0.50% yesterday and did not extend the £375bn which it has committed to its controversial Quantitative Easing up to this point. However, the Old Lady of Threadneedle Street’s policy announcement still...

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Pound Sterling to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Forecast to Hold Decline after SA Inflation Data

16 Jun 2015 at 5 PM - Written by Admin

Pound Sterling to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Gains 0.7% The GBP to ZAR exchange rate rallied by around 0.7% on Wednesday following the release of South Africa's latest inflation data. The report showed a much steeper slowing in consumer price gains in May and could have an impact on the fiscal policy pursued by the South...

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Pound to Rand: GBP/ZAR Exchange Rate Declines as UK Inflation Softens in April

19 May 2015 at 10 PM - Written by Admin

Pound Sterling to Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Down on UK Inflation Data After disappointing UK data shook the market, the Pound slipped against other majors including the Rand. However, with influential South African domestic data due out over the rest of the week, the Pound may be able to recover some of its losses. The UK currency took...

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Pound Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Edges Higher on UK Data

31 Mar 2015 at 4 PM - Written by David Woodsmith

The Pound Sterling to South African Rand exchange rate strengthened by around 0.20% during local trading. After British economic data produced a positive set of results, the Pound strengthened versus many of its most traded currency rivals. The advance has been somewhat sluggish, however, with the forthcoming general election weighing on...

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Pound to South African Rand exchange rate in a tight range

13 Jan 2015 at 10 PM - Written by David Woodsmith

The Pound to Rand exchange rate was trading in a tight range as UK inflation data weighed upon the British currency and export data supported the African currency. Pound to Rand Exchange Rate Today The Pound Sterling fell sharply against most of its major peers after data released by the London based Office for National Statistics...

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