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Pound Sterling Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Falls on Dovish BoE and Brexit Anxieties

14 Feb 2019 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Sterling Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Weighed Down by Dovish BoE Today the Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate fell, due to a dovish Bank of England (BoE) speech and Brexit anxieties, and is currently trading at an inter-bank rate of ¥142.1900. The Brexit debate in the House of Commons further caused Pound sentiment to slip, with the pairing falling by 0.3%. The Pound has remained low over the...

CATEGORIES: Pound Yen Forecasts

GBP to CAD Exchange Rate Nears Worst Levels Again as Brexit Jitters Combine with Risk-Sentiment

14 Feb 2019 at 1 PM - Written by James Fuller

The Canadian Dollar has been steadily gaining this week thanks to stronger commodity prices and rising market demand for riskier trade-correlated currencies. The British Pound to Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) exchange rate trended near its worst levels since last month as Brexit jitters made the Pound particularly unappealing. Since opening this week at the level of 1.7174, GBP/CAD has spent most of the week tumbling. On Thursday...

CATEGORIES: Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

Pound Sterling Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Rises despite UK Inflation at Two-Year Low

13 Feb 2019 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Sterling Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) Exchange Rate Rises as UK Real Wages Grow The Pound Japanese Yen (GBP/JPY) exchange rate made gains over the course of the session, with the pairing currently trading at an inter-bank rate of ¥142.95. This morning, following a slew of disappointing UK data releases, the pairing slid, before rallying on positive real wage growth. Data showed that UK inflation had slowed to a...

CATEGORIES: Pound Yen Forecasts

Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Soars as South African Retail Figures Drop

13 Feb 2019 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/ZAR Exchange Rate Climbs Above 1% as South African Retail Sales Plummets The Pound South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) exchange rate soared to over 1% today and is currently trading around R17.9354 on the inter-bank market. Sterling (GBP) gained on the South African Rand (ZAR) today following the publication of South African retail sales figures for December, which fell considerably below expectation by -1.4% - their first slump...

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Pound Sterling Euro (GBP/EUR) Exchange Rate Pushes Higher as Eurozone Production Slides

13 Feb 2019 at 3 PM - Written by Frank Davies

Pound Sterling Euro (GBP/EUR) Exchange Rate Benefits as Eurozone Production Slumps As Eurozone industrial production slumped -4.2% on the year in December this helped to boost the Pound Sterling to Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate on Wednesday. With production falling at its fastest pace since the financial crisis, following on from weak French and Italian data, confidence in the Euro naturally diminished. Commenting on the...

CATEGORIES: Pound Euro Forecasts

Pound US Dollar Exchange Rate News: GBP/USD Steady as UK Inflation Strikes Two-Year Low

13 Feb 2019 at 11 AM - Written by John Cameron

Pound (GBP) Exchange Rates Stall as UK Inflation Drops to Two-Year Low The Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate traded in a narrow range on Wednesday morning as markets digested the UK’s latest Consumer Price Index (CPI). According to data published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS), UK inflation slumped from 2.1% to 1.8% in January, falling below forecasts of a slightly more modest drop to 1.9%. This...

CATEGORIES: Pound Dollar Forecasts

GBP to NZD Exchange Rate Steadies Ahead of Key Reserve Bank of New Zealand Decision

12 Feb 2019 at 4 PM - Written by Tim Boyer

While poor UK data has dragged the British Pound to New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) exchange rate lower since the weekend, the pair edged away from its lows and steadied on Tuesday afternoon as investors anticipated the Reserve Bank of New Zealand’s (RBNZ) upcoming February policy decision. GBP/NZD losses have been relatively modest too, at least compared to last week’s strong surge from 1.8960 to 1.9184. GBP/NZD has lost...

CATEGORIES: Pound New Zealand Dollar Forecasts

Pound Sterling Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Rises on Carney ?Acid Test? Brexit Speech

12 Feb 2019 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Sterling Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) Exchange Rate Claws Back Losses Following BoE Carney Speech The Pound Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate slid over the course of the morning before clawing back some of its losses, with the pairing currently trading at an inter-bank rate of AU$1.8163. This afternoon saw the Bank of England (BoE) Governor Mark Carney give an upbeat speech which helped the Pound to rise again....

CATEGORIES: Pound Australian Dollar Forecasts

Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) Exchange Rate Rises Despite US Political Tensions Easing

12 Feb 2019 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

GBP/USD Exchange Rate Increases despite US Reaching Consensus on Border Security The Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) is up today and is currently trading around $1.2850 on the inter bank market. The US Dollar (USD) fell against the Sterling (GBP) today despite the news that the US Democrats and Republicans had finally come to a consensus ‘in principle’ over border security – potentially averting another partial government...

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Pound Euro Exchange Rate News: GBP/EUR Flat as May Updates MPs on Brexit

12 Feb 2019 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound (GBP) Exchange Rate Muted on May’s Brexit Update The Pound Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate traded in a narrow range on Tuesday as Theresa May addressed the House of Commons, ahead of a debate on the next steps in Brexit on Thursday. In a statement to MPs, the Prime Minister gave an update on the current state of Brexit negotiations. Any investors hoping for some major revelation were left sorely disappointed however,...

CATEGORIES: Pound Euro Forecasts