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GBP to CHF Exchange Rate Tumbles as Coronavirus Lockdowns Boost Safe Haven Franc

5 Jan 2021 at 4 PM - Written by Frank Davies

Fresh lockdowns to dampen the spread of the coronavirus pandemic have hit the British Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate this week so far. As the pandemic continues to hit many major economies hard and has seen surges in infections over the past month, markets are becoming anxious about lasting impact on the global economy again....

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Pound to Swiss Franc Exchange Rate Edges Higher as Bank Rejects US Currency Manipulator Label,

17 Dec 2020 at 10 AM - Written by James Fuller

The Swiss National Bank (SNB) has held interest rates at -0.75%. The bank has reiterated that it will continue to intervene to curb franc appreciation despite being labelled by a currency manipulator by the US Treasury on Wednesday. The Euro to Swiss franc exchange rate has strengthened marginally to 1.0800 while the dollar-to-Swiss franc...

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GBP to CHF Exchange Rate Pressured by Brexit Fears and Coronavirus Surges

8 Dec 2020 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

Mixed speculation over the direction of UK-EU Brexit talks are keeping the British Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate under pressure this week. While some investors are more willing to take risks due to coronavirus vaccine hopes, the Swiss Franc is among the market’s most appealing safe havens due to Switzerland’s relatively...

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Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Edges Higher as Outlook for Swiss Economy Dims

3 Dec 2020 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/CHF Exchange Rate Rises as Safe-Haven Demand Sinks on Covid-19 Vaccine Rollouts The Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate rose by 0.5% today, with the pairing currently trading around 1.202fr. The Swiss Franc (CHF) fell today following the release of the Swiss Consumer Price Index for November, which fell unexpectedly by...

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GBP to CHF Exchange Rate Soars as ‘Biden Bounce’ Leaves Safe Havens Tumbling

9 Nov 2020 at 4 PM - Written by James Fuller

As markets open for the week and investors react to the results of the US 2020 Presidential Election, investors have become more willing to take risks again and as a result the British Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate has surged. The Pound is seeing some relief from the victory of Democrat candidate Joe Biden, while the Swiss...

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Pound Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Sinks as Hints of Global Negative Interest Rates Boost Safe-Haven CHF

20 Oct 2020 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/CHF Exchange Rate Falls as Swiss Currency Benefits from Dampened Risk Sentiment The Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate fell by -0.3% today, with the pairing currently fluctuating around 1.175fr. The safe-haven Swiss Franc (CHF) has benefited from growing speculation that more global central banks – including the Reserve...

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Pound Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Under Pressure as Fresh Covid-19 Restrictions Loom

25 Sep 2020 at 1 PM - Written by Frank Davies

Rise in Covid-19 Anxiety Pushes Pound Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Lower A fresh surge in Covid-19 anxiety and safe-haven demand saw the Pound Sterling to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate slump sharply on Monday. With a number of economies around the world appearing set to end into fresh lockdown measures in response to a...

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Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Dips as UK Markets Eye Brexit Developments

2 Sep 2020 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/CHF Exchange Rate Falls as Hopes for a UK-EU Post-Brexit Deal Slide The Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate fell by -0.2% today, with the pairing currently fluctuating around 1.216Fr. Sterling fell against the Swiss Franc (CHF) today as Brexit uncertainty continues to hold back the currency’s gains. This follows...

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Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Edges Higher as Swiss Retail Sales Fall Below Forecasts in June

31 Jul 2020 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/CHF Exchange Rate Rises as Swiss Coronavirus Cases Increase The Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate rose by 0.4% today, with the pairing currently fluctuating around 1.19Fr. The Swiss Franc (CHF) suffered today following a worse-than-expected Swiss Retail Sales report for June. Retail sales fell from 6.2% to 1.1%, despite a...

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GBP to CHF Exchange Rate Sheds July Gains as UK Growth Paints Dire Outlook

14 Jul 2020 at 4 PM - Written by Frank Davies

A combination of poor UK data and market safe haven demand left the British Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate plummeting today. Since markets opened this week, the pair has been trending lower as the Pound’s rebound attempt unravels. However, the pair may have fallen even further if not for the market’s mixed appetite for safe...

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