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A round up of the latest currency predictions from the Currency News desk.

Pound Gains against US Dollar (GBP/USD) as Trump Fed Criticism Hits Confidence

11 Oct 2018 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

Market Rout and Trump Criticism Sees GBP/USD Gains The Pound (GBP) has risen against the US Dollar (USD) today after a volatile 24 hours in the financial markets that has seen US equities plunge and bond yields spike. The latest Dollar selloff comes after President Donald Trump criticised the Federal Reserve’s planned series of rate...

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Pound New Zealand Dollar Exchange Rate Falls as Markets go Risk-On

24 Aug 2018 at 5 PM - Written by Frank Davies

Pound New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) Exchange Rate Retreats following Rise in Risk-Appetite Shortly after reaching its highest rate in a week overnight, the Pound New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) exchange rate fell by over half a cent today as risk-appetite was reinvigorated following a dip in the US Dollar (USD). Despite the pairing tipping in...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Pound New Zealand Dollar Forecasts

Pound Canadian Dollar Exchange Rate Soars ahead of Barnier Presser

21 Aug 2018 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) Exchange Rate Rises amid Brexit Negotiations The Pound Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) exchange rate has shot up this afternoon, with the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier scheduled to deliver a presser at 17:15. This will follow key Brexit negotiations between Barnier and UK Brexit Secretary...

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US Dollar Canadian Dollar (USD/CAD) Exchange Rate Climbs as Canadian GDP Growth Disappoints

2 Mar 2018 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

Canadian GDP Slowdown Worse than Anticipated – Canadian Dollar (CAD) Exchange Rates Tumble The US Dollar Canadian Dollar (USD/CAD) exchange rate climbed higher on Friday, supported by poor expansion in Canada’s gross domestic product (GDP) reading. According to statistics Canada, the pace of growth in Canada’s economy dropped...

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EUR/GBP Exchange Rate Tumbles despite Conflicting UK Growth Outlook

22 Jan 2018 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

Conflicting UK Growth Forecasts Fail to Limit Pound (GBP) Exchange Rates The Pound Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate soared on Monday, bolstered by upbeat comments from former UK Treasury Minister Lord O’Neil and seemingly unperturbed by the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) latest downgrade in UK growth forecasts. Lord O’Neil...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Euro Pound Forecasts

GBP/EUR Exchange Rate Inches Ahead amid UK Inflation Release

16 Jan 2018 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

UK Inflation Slides, Pound Euro (GBP/EUR) Exchange Rate Unperturbed The Pound Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate inched ahead on Tuesday as markets responded to some below-forecast German inflation readings and ongoing concerns regarding the state of their ‘grand coalition’. On the UK front, markets continue to assess the severity of...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Euro Pound Forecasts

GBP EUR Exchange Rate Stumbles Amid Carillion Collapse

15 Jan 2018 at 3 PM - Written by David Woodsmith

Carillion Collapse Prompts GBP/EUR Exchange Rate Fall The Pound Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate pared some of its recent gains on Monday as markets responded to news that UK construction giant Carillion has gone into liquidation, potentially threatening thousands of jobs. The news came after talks between the firm, various lenders and the...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Euro Pound Forecasts

GBP/USD Exchange Rate Surges Over 1% on Reports of Soft Brexit Backing

12 Jan 2018 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

Spanish, Dutch Finance Ministers Announce Push for Soft Brexit, GBP/USD Exchange Rates Soar The Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate soared to its highest point since the Brexit vote on Friday afternoon as markets responded to news that Spanish and Dutch Finance Ministers are prepared to back a soft Brexit deal. Two finance ministers...

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GBP USD Exchange Rate Fluctuates as UK Trade Deficit Widens

10 Jan 2018 at 5 PM - Written by Frank Davies

UK Trade Deficit Widens, Causes Volatility for GBP USD Exchange Rates The Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) fluctuated wildly on Wednesday as markets digested a run of mixed UK ecostats as well as news that China is considering trimming its purchasing of American government debt. On the data front; the UK’s trade deficit widened quite...

CATEGORIES: American Dollar Forecasts Currency Predictions

Disappointing Australian Construction Prompts GBP AUD Exchange Rate Surge

8 Jan 2018 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP AUD) Exchange Rate Climbs on Poor AIG construction Print The Pound took the lead against the Australian Dollar (AUD) on Monday, bolstered by news that the construction sector in Australia expanded at a lower rate than expected. The AIG/housing industry association’s Australian performance of construction...

CATEGORIES: Australian Dollar Forecasts Currency Predictions

Pound Gains against US Dollar (GBP/USD) as Trump Fed Criticism Hits Confidence

11 Oct 2018 at 2 PM - Written by John Cameron

Market Rout and Trump Criticism Sees GBP/USD Gains The Pound (GBP) has risen against the US Dollar (USD) today after a volatile 24 hours in the financial markets that has seen US equities plunge and bond yields spike. The latest Dollar selloff comes after President Donald Trump criticised the Federal Reserve’s planned series of rate...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Dollar Pound Forecasts

Pound New Zealand Dollar Exchange Rate Falls as Markets go Risk-On

24 Aug 2018 at 5 PM - Written by Frank Davies

Pound New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) Exchange Rate Retreats following Rise in Risk-Appetite Shortly after reaching its highest rate in a week overnight, the Pound New Zealand Dollar (GBP/NZD) exchange rate fell by over half a cent today as risk-appetite was reinvigorated following a dip in the US Dollar (USD). Despite the pairing tipping in...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Pound New Zealand Dollar Forecasts

Pound Canadian Dollar Exchange Rate Soars ahead of Barnier Presser

21 Aug 2018 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) Exchange Rate Rises amid Brexit Negotiations The Pound Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) exchange rate has shot up this afternoon, with the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier scheduled to deliver a presser at 17:15. This will follow key Brexit negotiations between Barnier and UK Brexit Secretary...

CATEGORIES: Canadian Dollar Forecasts Currency Predictions

US Dollar Canadian Dollar (USD/CAD) Exchange Rate Climbs as Canadian GDP Growth Disappoints

2 Mar 2018 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

Canadian GDP Slowdown Worse than Anticipated – Canadian Dollar (CAD) Exchange Rates Tumble The US Dollar Canadian Dollar (USD/CAD) exchange rate climbed higher on Friday, supported by poor expansion in Canada’s gross domestic product (GDP) reading. According to statistics Canada, the pace of growth in Canada’s economy dropped...

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EUR/GBP Exchange Rate Tumbles despite Conflicting UK Growth Outlook

22 Jan 2018 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

Conflicting UK Growth Forecasts Fail to Limit Pound (GBP) Exchange Rates The Pound Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate soared on Monday, bolstered by upbeat comments from former UK Treasury Minister Lord O’Neil and seemingly unperturbed by the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) latest downgrade in UK growth forecasts. Lord O’Neil...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Euro Pound Forecasts

GBP/EUR Exchange Rate Inches Ahead amid UK Inflation Release

16 Jan 2018 at 3 PM - Written by John Cameron

UK Inflation Slides, Pound Euro (GBP/EUR) Exchange Rate Unperturbed The Pound Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate inched ahead on Tuesday as markets responded to some below-forecast German inflation readings and ongoing concerns regarding the state of their ‘grand coalition’. On the UK front, markets continue to assess the severity of...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Euro Pound Forecasts

GBP EUR Exchange Rate Stumbles Amid Carillion Collapse

15 Jan 2018 at 3 PM - Written by David Woodsmith

Carillion Collapse Prompts GBP/EUR Exchange Rate Fall The Pound Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate pared some of its recent gains on Monday as markets responded to news that UK construction giant Carillion has gone into liquidation, potentially threatening thousands of jobs. The news came after talks between the firm, various lenders and the...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Euro Pound Forecasts

GBP/USD Exchange Rate Surges Over 1% on Reports of Soft Brexit Backing

12 Jan 2018 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

Spanish, Dutch Finance Ministers Announce Push for Soft Brexit, GBP/USD Exchange Rates Soar The Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate soared to its highest point since the Brexit vote on Friday afternoon as markets responded to news that Spanish and Dutch Finance Ministers are prepared to back a soft Brexit deal. Two finance ministers...

CATEGORIES: Currency Predictions Daily Currency Updates Doll Forecasts

GBP USD Exchange Rate Fluctuates as UK Trade Deficit Widens

10 Jan 2018 at 5 PM - Written by Frank Davies

UK Trade Deficit Widens, Causes Volatility for GBP USD Exchange Rates The Pound US Dollar (GBP/USD) fluctuated wildly on Wednesday as markets digested a run of mixed UK ecostats as well as news that China is considering trimming its purchasing of American government debt. On the data front; the UK’s trade deficit widened quite...

CATEGORIES: American Dollar Forecasts Currency Predictions

Disappointing Australian Construction Prompts GBP AUD Exchange Rate Surge

8 Jan 2018 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

Pound Australian Dollar (GBP AUD) Exchange Rate Climbs on Poor AIG construction Print The Pound took the lead against the Australian Dollar (AUD) on Monday, bolstered by news that the construction sector in Australia expanded at a lower rate than expected. The AIG/housing industry association’s Australian performance of construction...

CATEGORIES: Australian Dollar Forecasts Currency Predictions