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Euro Pound (EUR/GBP) Exchange Rate Slumps despite Jump in French Confidence

27 Nov 2019 at 12 PM - Written by John Cameron

Euro Pound Sterling (EUR/GBP) Exchange Rate Falls as German Import Prices Slump The Euro Pound Sterling (EUR/GBP) exchange rate slumped on Wednesday, leaving the pairing trading at around £0.8544. On Wednesday, the Euro slumped as data revealed import prices in the bloc’s largest economy plummeted at the fastest pace in two years. German import prices fell by an annual rate of -3.5%, the largest fall since July 2016...

CATEGORIES: Euro Pound Forecasts

GBP to ZAR Exchange Rate Avoids Major Losses amid Emerging Market Weakness

26 Nov 2019 at 3 PM - Written by Ben Hughes

The latest US-China trade optimism has been unable to offer much support to trade-correlated currencies like the South African Rand that are more correlated with emerging market movement, and as a result the British Pound to South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate has only seen limited losses today. The Pound was tumbling against most currency rivals today overall though, as investors reacted to the latest UK election...

CATEGORIES: Pound Rand Forecasts

Pound Australian Dollar Exchange Rate News: GBP/AUD Stumbles as Labour Catching up in the Polls

26 Nov 2019 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound (GBP) Exchange Rates Undermined by Polling Figures The Pound (GBP) has found itself on the back foot today in response to the latest opinion polls from the UK which point to Labour closing the gap with the Conservatives since the weekend. Polls are currently showing the Tories have an 11 point lead over Labour down from an 18 point lead last week. This has greatly increased the odds of next month’s election...

CATEGORIES: Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Falls as Conservative Party Lead Narrows

26 Nov 2019 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Slides as Tory Lead Narrows The Pound Sterling Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate edged lower, leaving the pairing trading at around AU$1.8976. Sterling weakened against the Australian Dollar as further opinion polls revealed the Conservative Party’s lead against the opposition is narrowing. Today, a poll by Kantar revealed that Labour is squeezing the...

CATEGORIES: Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

Pound US Dollar Exchange Rate Rises, Markets React Positively to Tory Manifesto

25 Nov 2019 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/USD Exchange Rate Edges Higher, Tories Maintain Lead in Opinion Polls The Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate rose by 0.5% today, with the pairing currently trading around $1.290 after markets reacted generally positively to the Conservative’s release of its long-awaited manifesto on Sunday. Josh Hardie, deputy director-general at the Confederation of British Industry (CBI), was positive about business’s response...

CATEGORIES: American Dollar Forecasts Pound Dollar Forecasts

GBP to CAD Exchange Rate Fails to Hold Half-Year-Best as Bank of Canada Rate Cut Bets Shift

22 Nov 2019 at 12 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

After spending most of the past week trending higher, the British Pound to Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) exchange rate tumbled again today. Investors have been selling the Pound in reaction to the latest UK PMI projections, while the Canadian Dollar is benefitting from fresh speculation that the Bank of Canada (BoC) will avoid taking a dovish tone on Canadian monetary policy in the foreseeable future. GBP/CAD opened this week at...

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Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Plummets as Xi Jinping Comments Boost Risk Appetite

22 Nov 2019 at 11 AM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Sterling South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate as Investors Looked for US-China Trade Progress The Pound Sterling South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate slumped by around -0.6% at the end of the week, leaving the pairing trading at around R18.8420. The South African Rand rallied against the Pound on Friday despite lingering US-China trade tension as investors looked for signs of progress. There seemed to...

CATEGORIES: Pound Rand Forecasts

Pound Australian Dollar Exchange Rate Steady, ‘Aussie’ Subdued on US-China Trade Uncertainty

21 Nov 2019 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/AUD Exchange Rate Rangebound, Doubts Rise on US-China ‘Phase One’ Trade Deal The Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate held steady today, with the pairing currently trading around AU$1.900 as the risk-sensitive ‘Aussie’ continues to struggle on US-China trade uncertainty. With China being Australia’s largest trading partner, concerns are rising over when a US-China ‘phase one’ trade deal could be...

CATEGORIES: Australian Dollar Forecasts Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Left Flat as Fed Pauses Easing Cycle

21 Nov 2019 at 11 AM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Sterling US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Muted as Fed in No Hurry to Reassess Interest Rate Paths The Pound Sterling US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate was left muted, with the pairing currently trading at an inter-bank rate of $1.2947. The US Federal Reserve’s meeting minutes revealed that policymakers decided to pause its easing cycle following an October rate cut, and it was in no hurry to reassess the path of...

CATEGORIES: Pound Dollar Forecasts

Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Steady, US-China Trade Tensions in Focus

20 Nov 2019 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/ZAR Exchange Rate Rangebound, South African Inflation Hits Near 9-Year Low The Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate held steady today, with the pairing currently trading around R19.062 despite weakening demand for riskier assets as US-China trade relations worsen over tariffs and increasing unrest in Hong Kong. However, the risk-sensitive South African Rand (ZAR) is being propped up by optimism that the South...

CATEGORIES: Pound Rand Forecasts South African Rand Forecasts