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GBP to JPY Exchange Rate Trends near 2019 Best as Yen Fails to Capitalise on Safe Haven Demand

28 Feb 2019 at 4 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

Despite higher market demand for safe haven currencies yesterday, investors eventually favoured the US Dollar (USD) due to strong US data and as a result the British Pound to Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate was more easily able to hold its best levels all year. The Pound’s Brexit rally ran out of steam, but the currency was still appealing. Since opening this week at the level of 144.48, GBP/JPY has gained a whopping...

CATEGORIES: Pound Yen Forecasts

Pound Canadian Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Falls as US-North Korea Summit Breaks Down

28 Feb 2019 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/USD Exchange Rate Falls as US Dollar Safe-Haven Demand Returns The Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) is down today and is currently trading around $1.3284 on the inter-bank market. The US Dollar (USD) gained on the Pound (GBP) today following the surprise early breakdown of the US-North Korea summit. US President Donald Trump and North Korean Leader Kim Jong-un failed to come to a consensus, with both leaders walking away....

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Pound Sterling Euro (GBP/EUR) Exchange Rate Slides on Better-than-Forecast Flash German Inflation

28 Feb 2019 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Sterling Euro (GBP/EUR) Exchange Rate Slips as German Flash Inflation Edges Higher The Pound Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate slid by roughly 0.3% this morning as Sterling pulled back from Thursday’s 21-month high against the single currency. The pairing is currently trading at an inter-bank rate of €1.1664. February’s flash German Harmonized Index of Consumer Price Index remained steady at 1.7% this afternoon,...

CATEGORIES: Pound Euro Forecasts

GBP to EUR Exchange Rate Surges to New Yearly Best as No-deal Brexit Fears Lighten Further

27 Feb 2019 at 4 PM - Written by James Fuller

Despite a lack of major developments in Brexit news today, the British Pound to Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate saw yet another day of strong gains. Markets continued to bet against a no-deal Brexit since the UK government confirmed that it would offer a Parliament vote on the subject if its Brexit plan is blocked once again. Since opening this week at the level of 1.1517, GBP/EUR has only seen solid advances as no-deal Brexit...

CATEGORIES: Pound Euro Forecasts

Pound Sterling New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) Exchange Rate Rises as Trump-Kim Summit Begins

27 Feb 2019 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) Exchange Rate Rallies Ahead of Trump-Kim Summit The Pound New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) exchange rate has risen by close to 1%, still buoyed from Brexit optimism, with the pairing currently trading at an inter-bank rate of NZ$1.9409. The Pound extended its gains as investors calculated that a no-deal Brexit was less likely, and the UK’s departure from the European Union would be delayed....

CATEGORIES: Pound New Zealand Dollar Forecasts

Australian Dollar New Zealand Dollar (AUD/NZD) Exchange Rate Slides on RBA Rate Cut Forecast

26 Feb 2019 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

Australian Dollar New Zealand Dollar (AUD/NZD) Exchange Rate Slips despite Improving US-China Relations The Australian Dollar New Zealand Dollar (AUD/NZD) exchange rate slipped over the course of the morning. The pairing is currently trading at an inter-bank rate of NZ$1.0402. The New Zealand Dollar is likely buoyed on the increased likelihood the US and China are going to reach a deal soon. US President Trump sparked...

CATEGORIES: Australian Dollar Forecasts

GBP to USD Exchange Rate Trends Near Best 2019 Levels as Option of Brexit Delay Emerges

26 Feb 2019 at 4 PM - Written by David Woodsmith

While it has been unable to hold its best levels, the British Pound to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate climbed yesterday as signs emerged regarding how the Brexit process could unfold from here. The US Dollar’s losses were limited as investors awaited Federal Reserve comments. After opening this week at the level of 1.3047, GBP/USD has only climbed further. GBP/USD touched a high of 1.3222 near midday today as Brexit...

CATEGORIES: Pound Dollar Forecasts

US Dollar Canadian Dollar (USD/CAD) Exchange Rate Rises despite Plummeting US Housing Starts

26 Feb 2019 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

USD/CAD Exchange Rate Rises despite Poor US Housing Data The US Dollar Canadian Dollar (USD/CAD) exchange rate edged higher today and is currently trading around CA$1.3225. USD gained on the Canadian Dollar despite the US housing starts change figures for December plummeting considerably below the consensus of -0.5% to -11.2%. These were followed by disappointing housing starts figures for December which fell to 1.078...

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Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) Exchange Rate Rises as Oil Price Sinks

25 Feb 2019 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) Exchange Rate Rallies as Oil Prices Slide This afternoon the Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) exchange rate rose 0.5%, trading at an inter-bank rate of CA$1.7222. Sentiment for the Canadian Dollar slipped today as a dip in oil prices offset news that US President Donald Trump would delay an increase in tariffs on Chinese imports. President Trump resumed his attacks on...

CATEGORIES: Pound Canadian Dollar Forecasts

US Dollar Euro (USD/EUR) Exchange Rate Falls as Trump Delays Tariffs on Chinese Imports

25 Feb 2019 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

USD/EUR Exchange Rate Drops on Diminishing US Dollar Safe-Haven Demand The US Dollar Euro (USD/EUR) exchange rate is down today and is currently trading at €0.8809 on the inter-bank market. USD fell against the Euro (EUR) today following US President Donald Trump agreeing to delay tariffs on Chinese imports – diminishing the US Dollar’s safe haven demand. This has enabled the US to extend trade negotiations, which...

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