GBP to EUR exchange rate 3 month Brexit extension granted by the EU

GBP to EUR exchange rate: 3 month Brexit extension granted by the EU

The Pound continued to trade within the 1.15-1.16 interbank range at the end of last week as the market looks for its next move amongst some stagnant Brexit conditions. Today however, we have had further clarity on the extension being offered by the EU following the assertion on Friday that they will offer an extension but failing to confirm how long this extension would be. There has been little reaction by the Pound to this news. EU grants UK Brexit extension French President Emanuel Macron in...
Sterling rises 0.6% against the Euro as Brexit Party boost Conservative majority government probability

Sterling rises 0.6% against the Euro as Brexit Party boost Conservative majority government probability

Pound to Euro exchange rates have risen across the board of major currency pairs today, and in the process GBP/EUR hit a 6-month high making the prospect of converting Pounds into Euros a more attractive proposition. Nigel Farage to target 317 Labour seats in UK general election The reason for the gains can be put down to Nigel Farage's Brexit Party deciding not to contest previously Conservative held seats in the UK's upcoming general election. The election is scheduled for the 12th of December which is...
Pound to Dollar Forecast: GBP to USD Rate Feels Weight of Disappointing Economic Data

US Dollar to Pound Outlook – What next for GBP/USD exchange rates?

Dollar continues to perform well against the Pound The US dollar has been performing well against sterling in 2019, having very recently touched the best rates since the Brexit vote in 2016. This is a combination of sterling weakness on UK political uncertainties, combined with a stronger dollar as the market embraces its more positive economic outlook. US dollar exchange rates have been improving in strength over the last few years, as the market responds positively to the improvements in the US economy in recent...
Sterling vs Euro Interbank Rate Hits 39-Month High as Tories Win

Pound to Euro exchange rate: Could Sterling make further gains against the Euro next...

The pound to euro exchange rate stands at 1.1629 today, just 0.17% below its recent 26-week interbank rate high, reached on October 21st, of 1.1649. In part, this is because markets think that there’s a low chance of a ‘No Deal’ Brexit. This is because all the UK’s main political parties, except for Nigel Farage’s Brexit Party, are campaigning on the basis of the UK exiting Europe with an agreement. Shifting polls: GBP to EUR rate might be affected by UK election campaign shifting polls Next...
Pound to Euro rate Will there be a UK election and how could this impact the GBPEUR exchange rate?

Pound to Euro rate: Will there be a UK election and how could this...

Sterling gains against the Euro The pound to euro exchange rate has been climbing since this morning, following on from some gains made late last week. Sterling has also gaining against other major currencies such as the US dollar and the Australian dollar for example, as sentiment surrounding the pound is improving owing to the market perception that the chances of a no-deal Brexit are decreasing. This market movement isn't unusual, and anyone that's been following the markets and the pound over the past few years...
ECB interest rates and Brexit update

Pound Euro rates – ECB interest rates and Brexit update

Pound improves against the Euro The Pound has managed to remain firm against the Euro this week as it appears as though Boris Johnson is changing his tone towards a deal with the European Union. Earlier on this week parliament voted to remove a no deal Brexit from the proceedings and this means it will be very difficult for Boris to deliver a no deal Brexit at the end of October. This means that Boris will have to come up with some sort of alternative. In the...

GBP to EUR: Sterling off to a Good Start for 2020

The pound has had a good start to 2020 as it seems poised for further gains, particularly against the euro. This is despite a drop over the Christmas period, and at the time of writing, it is at 1.1794. It did reach 1.20 ahead of Boris Johnson’s large majority in the December election, and grew a whopping 5% in 2019. Over the next month, we could see the pound react more to the publication of economic data, as well as reactions to Brexit developments. Sterling...
Pound to Euro Exchange Rates: How Could a Conservative Majority Help Boost Sterling?

Pound to Euro Exchange Rates: How Could a Conservative Majority Help Boost Sterling?

The pound to euro exchange rate has continued to trade over 1.16 on the interbank level since 11th October and is now consolidating it’s moves within a 1.16-.1.17 broad range. The market’s assumption at this stage is that a Conservative majority will be the outcome of December 12th general election and that a swift and orderly Brexit will follow. A general analysis of the Polls by Business Matters magazine shows that 42% of voters currently favour the Conservatives, compared to just 29% for Labour,...
pound feels the weight of political uncertainty as the election campaign commences

Pound to Australian Dollar forecast: GBP/AUD volatility expected as UK Parliament looks set to...

Pound to Australian Dollar movement expected as Parliament is set to resume on September 3rd The pound to Australian dollar exchange rate is holding on to its recent gains with rates for GBP vs AUD sitting at 1.8140. After the hot UK bank holiday weekend, the markets will now focus on all the latest Brexit developments this week with political fireworks expected as we approach the 31st October Brexit deadline. High volatility is to be expected for GBP to AUD exchange rates as parliament will...
Pound to Euro outlook GBPEUR rate hits 1.1061 on the interbank rate, could it rise further?

Pound to Euro outlook: GBP/EUR rate hits 1.1061 on the interbank rate, could it...

Promising news of a Brexit compromise boosts GBP/EUR rate The pound to euro exchange rate has jumped to 1.1061 on the interbank exchange today, representing the best time to buy euros with pounds since July 29th. The improvement is following news that German Chancellor Angela Merkel will consider a change in the current stance from the EU towards the UK. Expectations that perhaps the Irish backstop issue could be resolved have helped the pound to shake off some of the no-deal blues which had seen...