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Foreign Exchange Rates ? EUR/USD Nosedives While GBP Edges Downwards as Currency Markets React to Japanese Disaster

15 Mar 2011 at 10 AM - Written by John Cameron

The Euro Dollar exchange rate (EUR/USD) is 1.3871. The Euro Pound exchange rate (EUR/GBP) is 0.8668. News emanating from Japan continues to dominate the currency markets, with fear spreading that nuclear radiation may contaminate the North Eastern part of mainland Japan following an explosion at a third reactor in Fukushima. Elsewhere, a battle continues to rage between government and rebel forces in the Libyan town of...

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Japan Crisis Update : Fear of Nuclear Meltdown Causes Flight to Safety in Currency Markets - USD CHF JPY Gain, While AUD NZD ZAR Rates Plummet

15 Mar 2011 at 6 AM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound Japanese Yen exchange rate (GBP/JPY) is 131.57. Fears of a full-scale nuclear meltdown in Japan are growing following an overnight blast at a third reactor at the stricken Fukushima power plant. Japan’s Chief Cabinet Secretary, Yukio Edano, has commented in recent hours that, "now we are talking about (radiation) levels that can impact human health," as residents living within 18 miles of the plant were checked for...

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End of Day Outlook - Prediction for Major Currencies : GBP USD EUR AUD NZD CAD

14 Mar 2011 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

POUND STERLING The Pound has traded on the level against most of the majors today. Tomorrow’s consumer confidence survey and Wednesday’s unemployment figures may offer renewed direction, in the meantime, the levels on Sterling-based pairs are likely to be determined by events elsewhere. NEAR-TERM OUTLOOK NEUTRAL. US DOLLAR – The Pound Dollar exchange rate (GBP/USD) is 1.6177 The Dollar has suffered on the currency...

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Pound Dollar Exchange Rates - GBP/USD Moves Higher While EUR Makes Gains and AUD Loses Ground

14 Mar 2011 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound Dollar exchange rate (GBP/USD) is 1.6125. The Pound Euro exchange rate (GBP/EUR) is 1.1548. Japanese authorities have warned of a possible meltdown after a second explosion since Saturday at the Fukushima nuclear power plant. The fuel supply to a cooling pump in one of the plant’s reactors ran out a short time ago, causing fuel rods to become exposed and experts now fear that widespread contamination will...

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Foreign Exchange Rates ? EUR/USD Rallies on Eurozone Debt Agreement While GBP/EUR Drops to Four Month Low

14 Mar 2011 at 10 AM - Written by John Cameron

The Euro Dollar exchange rate (EUR/USD) is 1.3956. The Euro Pound exchange rate (EUR/GBP) is 0.8671. European leaders and their officials worked into the early hours of Saturday morning in order to hammer out an agreement on how the Eurozone will deal with its ongoing sovereign debt problems. The likelihood of a deal being reached looked minimal when the schedule for Friday’s Eurozone leaders’ summit was released; the...

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Pound Japanese Yen : GBP/JPY Rate Rises in Aftermath of Tsunami as Bank of Japan Announces Massive Injection of Liquidity

14 Mar 2011 at 6 AM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound Japanese Yen Rate (GBP/JPY) is 131.93. Japan continues to suffer the devastating effects of last Friday’s massive earthquake and subsequent Tsunami. The earthquake was the sixth most powerful ever recorded and along with the tidal waves which followed, has cost tens of thousands of lives and destroyed thousands of homes and factories in the North Eastern part of Japan. The huge natural disaster has already had a...

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

11 Mar 2011 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

POUND STERLING The Pound has come under concerted selling pressure in today’s session. Factory Gate Price data showed that producers’ exposure to inflation is at its greatest for 28 months. This increase is largely attributable to rising global commodities prices, so is unlikely to force the BoE into a tightening of monetary policy any time soon. CML figures which showing a monthly drop in UK mortgage approvals of 28% in...

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Pound Euro Exchange Rates - GBP/USD Tumbles While EUR and AUD Hold Steady

11 Mar 2011 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound Dollar exchange rate (GBP/USD) is 1.6010. The Pound Euro exchange rate (GBP/EUR) is 1.1615. Sterling has lost a massive amount of ground against the US Dollar over the last two trading sessions. Having traded at close to 1.6200 during yesterday’s European morning session, GBP/USD has now done a significant amount of work below the key 1.6000 level on the day today. A close below this key level would send out a...

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Foreign Exchange Rates - EUR/USD on the Slide While GBP Suffers Following BoE Rate Decision

11 Mar 2011 at 10 AM - Written by John Cameron

The Euro Dollar exchange rate (EUR/USD) is 1.3788 . The Euro Pound exchange rate is 0.8614 A huge earthquake of 8.9 magnitude has struck the North-Eastern part of Japan in the last few hours. The quake has led to fires in Japan’s capital city and caused a huge Tsunami, which the Red Cross warns is larger than several Pacific Islands. A wide-ranging Tsunami warning has been issued across a massively wide-ranging area, which...

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Pound Swiss Franc. GBP/CHF Rate Falls as Global Risk Appetite Plummets

11 Mar 2011 at 6 AM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound Swiss Franc exchange rate (GBP/CHF) is 1.4993 The second half of this week has seen a major dip in global risk sentiment as a combination of events across the globe caused concern for investors. Political unrest in Libya looks to be escalating into civil war, with Gaddafi’s forces launching an air strike on a rebel-held oil installation, while trade figures released in China yesterday showed a dramatic contraction...

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