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

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GBP to JPY Exchange Rate Holds Ground as Investors Continue to Sell Safe Havens

14 Jan 2020 at 3 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

While the Pound has slumped against many major currencies on Bank of England (BoE) interest rate cut bets this week, the British Pound to Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate has been able to avoid significant losses due to market aversion to safe haven currencies this week. Investors have been hesitant to buy the safe haven Japanese Yen as...

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Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Sinks as Bank of Japan Holds its Interest Rates

19 Dec 2019 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/JPY Exchange Rate Sinks on Rising Hopes of US-China Trade Deal The Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate fell by -0.6% today, with the pairing currently trading around ¥142.342 despite the Bank of Japan (BoJ) holding its interest rates at -0.1% while downgrading its forecasts for industrial production. The central bank was...

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GBP to JPY Exchange Rate Trending Near 6-Month-Best amid Risk-Sentiment

2 Dec 2019 at 3 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

Despite the latest signs that Britain could still be headed for a hung Parliament at next week’s 2019 UK General Election, the British Pound to Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate was able to hold its ground relatively closely to its best levels for most of today. While the Pound was being pressured by UK political uncertainty, the safe...

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Risk-On Tone Leaves Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Muted

8 Nov 2019 at 11 AM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Flat as US-China Optimism Sparks Risk Appetite The Pound Sterling Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate was left flat, with the pairing currently trading at around ¥140.1000. The safe-haven Japanese Yen was left under pressure on Friday as risk appetite increased following a fresh upswing of...

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First Pre-Christmas General Election in a Century Leaves Pound Sterling Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Flat

30 Oct 2019 at 11 AM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Muted as December Election Likely to Bring Further Uncertainty The Pound Sterling Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate was left flat on Wednesday, and the pairing is currently trading at around ¥140.2810. Sterling was supported by hopes the UK will avoid crashing out of the European Union...

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GBP to JPY Exchange Rate Gains Limited as Safe Haven Demand Returns on Tempered US-China Hopes

15 Oct 2019 at 1 PM - Written by James Fuller

As with many Pound exchange rates, the British Pound to Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate recovered from yesterday’s dip overnight thanks to this morning’s Brexit comments from EU Chief Negotiator Michel Barnier. However, the Pound’s gains against the Yen were modest and limited, as investors were hesitant to sell the safe haven...

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Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Sinks despite Japanese Manufacturing Sinking to a 6-Year Low

1 Oct 2019 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/JPY Exchange Rate Falls, Could the Japanese Yen Fall on US-China Trade Flare-Up? The Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate eased by -0.5% today, with the pairing currently trading around ¥132.016 despite the Japanese manufacturing index falling to a six-year low in the third quarter, with the figure sinking from 7 to 5. Joe...

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GBP to JPY Exchange Rate Fails to Hold Ground as Geopolitical Tensions Keep Safe Havens Appealing

20 Sep 2019 at 1 PM - Written by Frank Davies

Despite today’s soft Brexit speculation and disappointing Japanese inflation rate stats, the British Pound to Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate has fallen back from weekly highs and could shed most of this week’s relatively volatile gains before markets close for the week. Continued market jitters amid geopolitical tensions are keeping...

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GBP to JPY Exchange Rate Avoids Losses Ahead of Anticipated Central Bank Developments

18 Sep 2019 at 4 PM - Written by David Woodsmith

Despite a surge in demand for safe haven currencies like the Japanese Yen at the beginning of the week, the British Pound to Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate has already recovered those losses and has been more or less holding its ground ahead of expected central bank developments in the coming days. Brexit hopes and higher...

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Expectations of BoJ Rate Cut Buoys Pound Sterling Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate

13 Sep 2019 at 11 AM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Rallies on BoJ Rate Cut Fears The Pound Sterling Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate rallied and the pairing is currently trading at around ¥134.5310. The Japanese Yen was left under pressure on Friday, falling to a six-week low against the US Dollar (USD) as demand for safe-haven assets...

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