Currency Forecasts

Category: GDP Figures


Pound/Euro remains range-bound

UK and EU flag

Pound/Euro rates remain range-bound ahead of next week’s key Brexit vote. Yesterday saw the pair fall to the low €1.10’s which was due to markets pricing in the possibility of a General Election. In the wake of the government losing…

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What could move GBP exchange rates this week?

Exchange Rates

Good morning. In today’s post, I’ll take a look at what data releases are due this week that could affect Sterling exchange rates. Some key events include UK growth figures on Friday, and speeches by various central bank members. A very…

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Sterling up slightly after better than expected Retail Sales

Retail Sales

Good morning. We’ve just seen the latest UK Retail Sales numbers, which came in significantly above forecast at 1.6%. Markets only expected a gain of 0.7%, so the better result has helped the Pound gain slightly against the Euro. This…

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Sterling lower on Interest Rates/GDP figures today

29th March 2011 Good morning. Sterling is lower this morning as we’ll see in a moment. Markets are awaiting UK GDP figures at 09:30am which may well cause a significant change in Sterling exchange rates. At 08:30am this morning rates…

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