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A round up of the latest Pound Swiss Franc forecast news items from the Currency News desk.

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GBP to CHF Exchange Rate Slumps to Lowest in Almost a Year as Markets Seek Out ‘Safe Havens’

3 Sep 2018 at 1 PM - Written by Frank Davies

As Brexit jitters worsened again on Monday, the British Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate slumped. The Pound was unable to climb versus the sturdy Franc last week even despite the brief jump in Brexit optimism, as consistent demand for ‘safe haven’ currencies has kept the Swiss Franc bullish. The Pound was unable to sustain...

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Pound Sterling to Swiss Franc News: GBP/CHF Exchange Rate Drops -0.3% on Poor UK Sales Stats

19 Jul 2018 at 4 PM - Written by David Woodsmith

Wednesday’s trading session saw the Pound to Swiss Franc exchange rate open around 1.3090 and closed down lower at 1.3063. While a relatively minor shift, this GBP/CHF exchange rate drop was indicative of a week of poor pairing movement. Following on from Tuesday’s slowing UK wage growth figures, Wednesday saw the release of...

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GBP to CHF Exchange Rate Fluctuates as Investors Digest Resignation of UK Brexit Secretary

9 Jul 2018 at 1 PM - Written by Frank Davies

The Swiss Franc’s recent resilience could be back in play this week, as weakness in rivals and global trade jitters leave the safe currency relatively appealing. The British Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate saw mixed movement on Monday due to UK political developments, as investors waited for uncertainty to settle. Last week,...

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GBP to CHF Exchange Rate Continues to Tumble as Swiss Government Hints at Further Franc Strength

19 Jun 2018 at 2 PM - Written by James Fuller

Demand for safe haven currencies like the Swiss Franc has surged this week, due to market jitters surrounding the possibility of a US-sparked global trade war. This has been the primary cause of British Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate losses this week, but domestic factors have only exacerbated GBP/CHF losses. Concerns about...

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GBP to CHF Exchange Rate Dips as Brexit Jitters Push Investors Towards Safe Havens

7 Jun 2018 at 5 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

The Swiss Franc’s appeal as a ‘safe haven’ currency has come back into fashion over the last month, as the currency has benefitted against other European rivals thanks to political jitters. The British Pound to Swiss Franc exchange rate has been unable to hold its gains this week as Brexit uncertainties hit headlines again. After...

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GBP to CHF Exchange Rate Edges Higher Following Friday Plunge

30 Apr 2018 at 5 PM - Written by Frank Davies

Last week’s underwhelming UK Gross Domestic Product (GDP) projections led to a broad Pound selloff, so the British Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate shed all of last week’s gains on Friday. While the pair rebounded slightly on Monday, Sterling lacked the drive to make a stronger recovery. As the Swiss Franc continues to see...

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Pound Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Climbs as Brussels and Downing Street Agree on Brexit Transition Proposal

20 Mar 2018 at 1 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

Brexit Transition Fundamentals Agreed – Sterling (GBP) Exchange Rates Climb The Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate extended its climb on Tuesday, supported by Monday’s news that Downing Street and Brussels have agreed on the fundamental elements of a 2-year Brexit transition period for the UK. Following a series of...

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Pound Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) Exchange Rate Fails to Capitalise on Soaring UK Inflation

13 Feb 2018 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

UK Inflation Fails to Support GBP/CHF Exchange Rate The Pound Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate extended its fall on Tuesday, failing to capitalise on the UK’s soaring core inflation rate and the hype that ensued for a May rate hike. Inflation in the UK printed at 3.0% year-on-year in January, consistent with the previous period but...

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GBP CHF Recovers Ground as Markets Reassess Brexit Worries

13 Oct 2017 at 9 AM - Written by David Woodsmith

Brexit developments prompted significant volatility for the Pound Swiss Franc exchange rate ahead of the weekend, as markets reacted to the closing statements of the latest round of negotiations. Investors were not impressed by the more cautious tone adopted by chief EU negotiator Michel Barnier, who noted that the two sides are now at a...

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GBP to CHF Exchange Rate Holds Near Highs on Central Bank News

16 Jun 2017 at 12 PM - Written by James Fuller

This week’s central bank news has proven to be the biggest influence on the British Pound to Swiss Franc exchange rate. Investors bought the Pound after a surprising Bank of England (BoE) meeting but the Swiss National Bank (SNB) meeting was predictably cautious. As a result the Pound has recovered from its worst levels. GBP/CHF briefly...

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