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GBP to CHF Exchange Rate Climbs on Brexit Hopes and Higher Risk-Sentiment

30 Apr 2019 at 1 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

After edging higher yesterday on slightly weaker market demand for safe haven currencies like the Swiss Franc, the British Pound to Swiss Franc (GBP/CHF) exchange rate has seen stronger gains today so far as risk-sentiment continues to rise and the Pound benefits from the latest Brexit hopes. Could the UK government really reach a Brexit compromise soon though? Due to some higher demand for safe haven currencies for much of...

CATEGORIES: Pound Swiss Franc Forecasts

USD to EUR Exchange Rate Holding Near Best Levels despite Slowdown in US PCE Report

29 Apr 2019 at 4 PM - Written by David Woodsmith

Despite today’s US data falling short of market expectations and even causing some fresh Federal Reserve interest rate cut speculation, the Eurozone’s data continued to come in weak as well and this has left US Dollar to Euro (USD/EUR) exchange rate movement mixed. For now, investors are anticipating Tuesday’s slew of major Eurozone ecostats and Wednesday’s Federal Reserve monetary policy decision. Due to strong US...

CATEGORIES: American Dollar Forecasts Euro Forecasts

Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Sinks as Risk Appetite Rises on US-China Trade Talks

29 Apr 2019 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/ZAR Exchange Rate Falls as US-China Trade Talks Increase Risk-Appetite The Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate is down today and currently trading around R18.5247 on the inter-bank market. The South African Rand (ZAR) exchange rate edged higher against the Pound (GBP) today as US-China trade talks are set once again to heat up, providing ZAR with some much-needed uplift on restored risk appetite. This...

CATEGORIES: Pound Rand Forecasts

Pound Sterling Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Falls as EY Item Club Slashes UK Growth Forecast

29 Apr 2019 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Slips as UK Growth Forecasts Slashed to 1.3% The Pound Sterling Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate slipped, and the pairing is currently trading at an inter-bank rate of AU$1.8325. The EY Item Club said that UK GDP growth had been artificially high due to a rise in stockpiling as firms braced for the possibility of a no-deal Brexit. Forecasters at the Item Club cut growth...

CATEGORIES: Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

GBP to USD Exchange Rate Struggles to Recover as Safe US Dollar Firms amid Week of Uncertainty

26 Apr 2019 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

As there have been no major Brexit developments lately and fresh UK data has been mixed as well, the Pound has been limp making it easier for the US Dollar to strengthen and push the British Pound to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate lower throughout the past week. Anticipation for further major US data is likely to remain in focus for investors, but next week’s Bank of England (BoE) news could drive movement as well. Since...

CATEGORIES: American Dollar Forecasts

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Falls as Australian PPI Figures Fall Below Consensus

26 Apr 2019 at 11 AM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/AUD Exchange Rate Increases as Fears of RBA Rate Cuts Haunt Australian Markets The Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate is edged higher today and is currently trading around AU$1.8355 on the inter-bank market. The Australian Dollar (AUD) fell against Sterling (GBP) today following the publication of the Australian Producer Price Index figures for the first quarter, which slipped below consensus to 0.4%. These...

CATEGORIES: Australian Dollar Forecasts Pound Sterling Forecasts

Pound Sterling New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) Exchange Rate Slips as NZ Monthly Exports Rise to Record High

26 Apr 2019 at 10 AM - Written by John Cameron

Pound New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) Exchange Rate Falls as New Zealand Exports Hits New Monthly Record The Pound Sterling New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) exchange rate fell and the pairing is currently trading at an inter-bank rate of NZ$1.9413. Data released during the Asian session revealed that New Zealand earned more from exports in March than any other month. According to Stats NZ, the value of total goods exported rose...

CATEGORIES: New Zealand Dollar Forecasts

GBP to NZD Exchange Rate Slips Back from 2019 Best amid Lack of Strong Pound Support

25 Apr 2019 at 1 PM - Written by Ben Hughes

Demand for the Pound was not strong enough to help keep the British Pound to New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) exchange rate near its best levels today. As the New Zealand Dollar was bought back from its worst levels following weeks of poor performance, the Pound lacked any solid domestic support due to lasting UK political and Brexit uncertainties. Still, GBP/NZD is on track for another week of gains due to this week’s latest...

CATEGORIES: Pound New Zealand Dollar Forecasts

Pound US Dollar Exchange Rate News: GBP/USD Strikes Fresh Two-Month Low amid Bearish Market

25 Apr 2019 at 11 AM - Written by John Cameron

US Dollar (USD) Exchange Rates Climb as Markets Remain Cautious The US Dollar (USD) accelerated against the Pound (GBP) on Thursday as renewed demand for the US currency sees it running roughshod over the majority of its peers. This extends the gains enjoyed by the US Dollar throughout this week’s session, with investors flocking to the ‘Greenback’ not out of any perceived improvement in the outlook for the US economy...

CATEGORIES: Pound Dollar Forecasts

Euro US Dollar (EUR/USD) Exchange Rate Falls to a 22-Month Low Fuelled by Political and Economic Uncertainties

25 Apr 2019 at 11 AM - Written by John Cameron

Euro US Dollar (EUR/USD) Exchange Rate Falls to 22-Month Low The Euro US Dollar (EUR/USD) exchange rate slipped, and the pairing is currently trading at an inter-bank rate of $1.1135. On Thursday, the Euro suffered its worst day in over six-weeks, falling to a 22-month low. Data released this morning revealed that Spanish unemployment rose to 14.7% during the first quarter of 2019. This added to the spectre of...

CATEGORIES: Euro Forecasts