Currency Forecasts

Category: What affects exchange rates


What could move Pound/Euro rates this week?

Good morning. Last week was a largely negative one for GBP/EUR rates, falling from highs of €1.20 down to around the €1.18 mark, which is where we start the week. As explained in reports last week, the fall was due…

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GBP/EUR climbs to €1.30 / What could affect rates this week

The Pound has recovered slightly against the Euro in the last few days, and this afternoon we’ve seen the rate rise to around the €1.30 level, after the single currency weakened following comments from the European Central Bank (ECB) president:…

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What could move Sterling exchange rates this week?

I’m often asked what actually moves exchange rates. It’s various things and the main ones are: acts of terrorism/war, natural disasters, political events, and economic data. Of these 4 things, you can only really plan for the last 2; economic…

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What could affect exchange rates this week?

The last month has been incredibly volatile for Sterling/Euro exchange rates, with lows of €1.3350 and highs of €1.42. In real terms, this means a typical Euro purchase of €300k has differed in cost by over £13,000.00 which really illustrates…

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What could affect exchange rates this week?

Monday 7th September 2015 Good morning. As usual for a Monday, today I will outline this weeks scheduled data releases that could affect exchange rates.  If you’re reading my blog, the chances are that you have a currency transaction to perform…

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