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US Political Pressure Boosts GBP/JPY despite UK Construction Weakness

2 Aug 2017 at 2 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

The Pound Sterling to Japanese Yen exchange rate is notching up strong gains today after dovishness from a Bank of Japan (BOJ) board member, even though UK construction data leaves much to be desired. GBP/JPY is now trending around 146.66. UK Construction PMI Hits 11-Month Low but GBP Strengthens Despite the presence of negative UK...

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GBP JPY Exchange Rate Nosedives as BoE’s Broadbent Shoots down Rate Hike

12 Jul 2017 at 12 PM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound Japanese Yen (GBP JPY) fell to a new two week low this morning as it was undermined by comments from Bank of England (BoE) Deputy Governor Ben Broadbent. Uptick in UK Employment Not Enough to Offset Negative Monetary Policy Outlook After abstaining from commenting on monetary policy yesterday as he made a speech in Scotland...

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GBP JPY Exchange Rate nears 6-week High on Carney Comments

28 Jun 2017 at 5 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

Bank of England (BoE) Governor Mark Carney has been responsible for the latest GBP JPY rise from 143.77 to 145.47. GBP Surges as Traders Assume 2017 UK Interest Rate Hike is a Go The Pound’s sharp uptrend against the Japanese Yen today came after Carney’s remarks at an event in Portugal. Attending a meeting of central bankers...

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GBP/JPY Climbs Higher, but Economic Worries Remain

6 Apr 2017 at 12 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

Towards the end of the week’s European session, the British Pound to Japanese Yen exchange rate neared its weekly lows once again due to solid demand for ‘safe haven’ currencies and weakness in the Pound. The Pound could see an increase in demand next week if Britain’s March Consumer Price Index (CPI) results beat expectations....

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GBP JPY Exchange Rate Plummets as Japan’s Trade Balance Rallies

22 Mar 2017 at 11 AM - Written by John Cameron

The GBP JPY exchange rate plummeted this morning following the release of Japan’s latest Trade Balance figures Pound Japanese Yen (GBP JPY) Exchange Rate Falls as Japanese Exports Spike The Pound Japanese Yen (GBP JPY) exchange rate softened on Wednesday following the release of positive trade figures from Japan. Japan’s...

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Pound to Japanese Yen Rate Crashes as IMF Cuts Growth Forecasts

18 Jul 2016 at 12 PM - Written by Minesh Chaudhari

While the International Monetary Fund has recently cut its global growth outlook, the UK has also been hit hard, with the financial institution citing 'Brexit' as a reason for lowering the UK's forecasts for economic expansion in 2016 and 2017. The next day's movement for the Pound and the Yen will be in GBP's hands, given that the next...

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Volatility Forecast for Pound Sterling in FX Markets

21 Dec 2015 at 8 AM - Written by John Cameron

Market Volatility Expected Before Year-End It might be Christmas week across the Western world, but trading will continue in the global markets throughout the festive period and it remains highly possible that major market move could take place between now and the end of the year. Investors eyeing the market would do well to remember...

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Lack of Further BoJ Monetary Stimulus Forecast to Help GBP AUD & GBP NZD Exchange Rates

18 Dec 2015 at 4 PM - Written by Minesh Chaudhari

Aftermath of Fed Rate Hike has seen Trader Focus Shift to BOJ and ECB The US Federal Reserve is the world’s undisputed number one central bank, but by no means is it the world’s only central bank. The Fed’s latest policy announcement on Wednesday night may have hogged the headlines in the global currency markets, but events during...

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Euro EUR Exchange Rate Forecast Remains Negative Despite Inflation Data Revision

17 Nov 2015 at 7 AM - Written by Minesh Chaudhari

Poor Japanese Gross Domestic Product Weighs on JPY The latest Japanese Gross Domestic Product data led the way on Sunday evening and the upshot did not please investors holding the Japanese Yen (currency : JPY). Analysts had been anticipating a print of just below zero from the annualised Q3 result; the showing of a year-on-year -0.8%...

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Pound Sterling to Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Predicted to Edge Lower on Safe-Haven Demand

2 Jul 2015 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

Greek Uncertainty Increases Safe-Haven Demand Japanese Yen (JPY) Exchange Rate Broadly Stronger The Pound Sterling to Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate edged lower by around -0.14% on Thursday afternoon. The British Pound fluctuated versus its major peers on Thursday after domestic data produced a mixed-bag of results. June’s...

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