Currency Forecasts

Category: Unemployment

Pound falls on low inflation numbers

Tuesday 18th February 2014We have seen Sterling lose ground today after lower than expected inflation numbers were released this morning. As you can see from the chart below, GBP/EUR rates slipped around 0.5% but levels remain in the mid €1.21’s….

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Pound falls to 3 week low vs Euro; high unemployment

16th December 2010Good morning. For the 4th day in a row, Sterling fell further against most major currencies. The culprit this time was high unemployment figures for the UK. This is despite figures showing retail sales rose at their fastest…

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Sterling gains on jobs data

16th September 2010Good morning. Sterling recovered yesterday throughout the day, rising against most currencies. This morning rates at 08:30am are as follows: GBP/EUR 1.1986 GBP/USD 1.5613 GBP/AUD 1.6641 GBP/NZD 2.1461 GBP/CAD 1.5998 GBP/CHF 1.5625 GBP/ZAR 11.043 GBP/JPY 133.31 GBP/NOK 9.4981…

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Pound gains on employment data

Good morning. Unemployment fell yesterday helping boost the pound against the US Dollar. Rates remain steady against the Euro though due to a stronger single currency. Rates as at 08:30am 15th July 2010 are as follows: GBP/EUR 1.2004 GBP/USD 1.5271…

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