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Currency Exchange Rates : Forex Predictions - GBP, USD, EUR, AUD, NZD, CAD

13 Apr 2011 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

POUND STERLING The pound has struggled to find much support in trade today, the sell off is however slowing and consolidation can be seen in some pairings as a result of the slightly better than expected unemployment figures released this morning. The UK jobs report was mixed, with an improvement seen in the unemployment rate falling to 7.8% from the expected 8%, yet the claimant count rose by 700 in February to 1.451 million...

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Exchange Rates - Pound Euro GBP EUR and Dollar USD movement on UK ILO unemployment figures

13 Apr 2011 at 8 AM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound Dollar exchange rate (GBP USD) currently trades at 1.6269. The Pound Euro exchange rate (GBP EUR) currently trades at 1.1209. See the currency converter for other live currency exchange rates. Today is a busy day for key economic releases, after yesterdays surprising UK CPI figures, markets will now be paying close attention to the UK ILO unemployment figures due at 0930 this morning. Unemployment remains stubbornly...

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Foreign Exchange Rates: Currency Predictions for GBP, USD, EUR, AUD, NZD, CAD Today

12 Apr 2011 at 6 PM - Written by John Cameron

POUND STERLING UK CPI figures in at 4% this morning almost half a percent under the forecasted 4.4%.. The Pound responded dramatically against most of the world’s most actively traded currencies, declining as traders scaled back expectations for a rate hike from the Bank of England to Q3 or Q4 this year. Mervyn King the head of the Bank of England has previously made it quite clear that it is not their intention to alter...

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Currency Exchange Rates - Pound Sterling Dollar GBP USD down on CPI figures.

12 Apr 2011 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound Euro exchange rate (GBP/EUR) is 1.12603, down from previous end of day 1.13280. The Pound Dollar exchange rate (GBP/USD) is 1.62937, down from previous daily 1.63390. The Pound NZ Dollar exchange rate (GBP/NZD) is 2.07323 down from previous daily 2.08871. The Pound Sterling has plummeted against all the major currencies this morning, reflecting the surprise drop in inflation announced in a report from the Office of...

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Foreign Exchange Rates - Pounds to Euros GBP EUR, interest rate and CPI figures

12 Apr 2011 at 8 AM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound Euro exchange rate (GBP/EUR) is 1.13007. The Euro Dollar exchange rate (EUR/USD) is 1.44156. Today's main focus falls upon the UK's CPI figures due at 0930. Interest rate expectations are a key driver of price action at the moment and any surprises in this mornings CPI figures could send the market reeling. The expectation is that we will see the CPI level hold at 4.4%, any figure above this and we would expect to see...

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Currency Exchange Rates Pound Makes Moderate Gains

11 Apr 2011 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

POUND STERLING The Pound came under selling pressure in trade this morning due to the Independent Commission on Banking holding a cautious outlook for the largest financial institutions in the U.K. The commission has suggested that the largest banks in Britain should increase their capital whilst separating their consumer banking units into separately-capitalized subsidiaries. They went onto say that “a retail ring-fence”...

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Currency Exchange Rate - Pound Dollar GBP USD Loses Ground on Worrying Chinese Trade Figure

11 Apr 2011 at 6 AM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound Euro exchange rate (GBP/EUR) is 1.1317. The Pound Dollar exchange rate (GBP/USD) is 1.6367. Chinese trade figures released overnight initially appeared positive, showing an annualised increase in exports of 35.8% against analysts’ expectations of a 23.4% improvement. The 12-month net trade figure also showed that China’s trade balance was still in the green, against expectations of a deficit. However, on...

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Foreign Exchange Rates : Currency Predictions - GBP, USD, EUR, AUD, NZD, CAD

8 Apr 2011 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

POUND STERLING Sterling once again failed to make gains against any majors with the exception of the safe haven Yen and Dollar. This morning’s Producer Price Index figure came out higher than expected, printing at its highest level since 2008, increasing calls from economists for a raise in base rate. However, when even positive data fails to strengthen a currency, warning bells ring. NEAR-TERM OUTLOOK – NEUTRAL TO...

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Currency Exchange Rates - Pound Euro GBP EUR Trades Down On ECB Interest Rate Hike

8 Apr 2011 at 6 AM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound Euro exchange rate (GBP/EUR) is 1.1384. The Euro Dollar exchange rate (EUR/USD) is 1.4417. The European Central Bank raised its headline lending rate form 1.00% to 1.25% yesterday under a backdrop of continuing Eurozone sovereign debt concerns. Portugal’s ongoing debt crisis came to a head just a few hours before the rate hike, when the stand-in Portuguese Prime Minister, Jose Socrates, announced that the...

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Exchange Rate Outlook Forecast for Majors : GBP, USD, EUR, AUD, NZD, CAD

7 Apr 2011 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

POUND STERLING As expected, the Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee opted to maintain UK interest rates at their record low level of 0.50%. They also announced today that the current Asset Purchase scheme will be limited to its current level of £200Bn. The announcement had little effect on Sterling, as it had already been factored into prices. NEAR-TERM OUTLOOK – NEUTRAL. US DOLLAR – The Pound Dollar exchange...

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