Currency Forecasts

Category: Will Pound go up or down against Euro


UK employment data helps the Pound

UK Jobs data sends Pound up

This morning UK employment and wage growth data was released, and the numbers have helped the Pound rise. GBP/EUR is at €1.1370 and GBP/USD is at $.2915. Most of the employment data was roughly as expected. 2 measures beat forecasts…

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What could move Sterling exchange rates this week?

As I mentioned in my last post on Friday, poor UK data at the end of last week weakened the Pound and pulled the GBP/EUR rate to €1.13, where it remains today. It has hit support at that level, and…

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Interest Rate Co-ordination and effect on exchange rates

For the past month Pound/Euro rates have been stuck in a range half a point either side of €1.1350. The last week has seen a little more volatility, with mixed messages from central banks whipsawing the rate as low as…

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This weeks data releases and events that could affect Sterling exchange rates

Good morning. It’s been an interesting start to the year for Pound/Euro exchange rates. As you can see from the chart below as the year got underway, the Pound came under pressure due to ongoing ‘Brexit’ uncertainty. However, once Theresa…

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Sterling losing it’s gains and starting to drop

The Pound has been slipping away throughout trading today, and Brexit continues to be the main driver for Sterling. At the moment it’s all to do with talk of a transitional deal to ensure that if it takes more than…

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