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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 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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GBP to JPY Exchange Rate Rebound Limited as Yen Surges on Safe Haven Demand

15 Aug 2019 at 2 PM - Written by Minesh Chaudhari

Following the British Pound to Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate’s tumble on fresh global recession speculation last night, the pair has rebounded this morning. Still, the Pound has been unable to sustain strong gains as the Japanese Yen continues to benefit from market demand for safe haven assets. Since opening this week at the...

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GBP to JPY Exchange Rate Hits New Post-2016 Worst Following Latest Japanese Growth Report

9 Aug 2019 at 12 PM - Written by Toni Johnson

A combination of factors in both economic and geopolitical news has put enough pressure on the British Pound to Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate today, pushing the pair down to its worst levels since 2016. With even more key UK data due in the coming week, the pair may be in for even steeper losses unless political developments shift in...

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GBP to JPY Exchange Rate Climbs amid Profit Taking and Risk Sentiment

6 Jun 2019 at 5 PM - Written by Ben Hughes

Despite this week’s lack of particularly strong UK news or support for the Pound, the British Pound to Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate has been able to register gains throughout the week so far. This has been largely due to investors buying the Pound from its lows and selling the Japanese Yen from its recent highs however. After...

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Pound Sterling Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Flat as ‘Dreariness’ Hits UK Construction

4 Jun 2019 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Muted as UK Construction Slides into Contraction The Pound Sterling Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate remained muted and the pairing is currently trading at an inter-bank rate of ¥137.0270. On Tuesday, data revealed that the UK construction sector suffered from its sharpest decline in...

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Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Slides as Japanese Construction Orders Rise

15 May 2019 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/JPY Exchange Rate Falls on Lack of Cross-Party Brexit Consensus The Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate is down by 0.8% today and is currently trading around ¥140.4130 on the inter-bank market. The Japanese Yen (JPY) rose against the Pound (GBP) following the publication of the Japanese construction orders figures for March,...

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