Currency Forecasts

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What could impact the currency markets this week?

Ahead of the first May bank holiday weekend the currency markets are relatively quiet with parliament recently just coming back from their Easter break we have seen little Brexit news to cause much of an impact on sterling exchange rates….

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GBP/EUR falls through 1.10

GBP/EUR has fallen through the 1.10 level for the first time since September 2017 and brings the recent falls for sterling to nearly 2.5% in the month of August. Although sterling has been on the back foot in recent weeks…

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Sterling exchange rates strengthen following positive retail sales. Will it last?

Pound exchange rates have received a welcome boost this morning with strong retail sales figures, as predicted by my colleague Alastair yesterday. The week started poorly with weaker than forecast manufacturing data on Monday along with concerns surrounding Brexit pushing…

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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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What can we expect for the pound this week?

Sterling of late has been on a poor run, having posted a near two cent loss against the Euro since late April and a near 7% loss against the US dollar in a little over 6 weeks. These losses have…

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