pound to euro: Will the U.K head into another lockdown?

Pound to Euro: Further Lockdown Measures and Brexit Negotiations

Will the U.K head into another lockdown? This morning at 11am professor Chris Witty is due to address the nation in what is expected to be a stark warning about the months ahead, and to summarise the position that we are currently in with the covid-19 pandemic. Expectations are that later this week Prime Minister Boris Johnson is also due to follow up with new restrictions and plans for taking on the pandemic and attempting to stem the growing number of cases throughout the U.K at...
Pound to Euro Under Brexit Spotlight

Pound to Euro Under Brexit Spotlight

The UK and EU will begin their 4th and final round of Brexit talks tomorrow before the UK must decide whether to request an extension to the current transition period, which is due to end on the 31st January 2021. Previous negotiations between the UK and EU have seen little progress with both the UK and EU refusing to compromise on their red lines. Whilst the UK has until November this year to agree a trade deal with the EU, the UK only has...
Pound to Euro Consolidates at 10-week High

GBPEUR Rate: Could MP’s Bullish Stance Regarding Brexit Push the Pound to Euro Rate...

The pound has begun to tread lower against the euro today and also during yesterday afternoon, as the message from the UK MP’s is that the deadline for Brexit remains intact. No News of Brexit Extension Causes GBP Weakness Some had hoped that there would be a delay to Brexit, or at least an extended deadline date for negotiations and for the deal to be in place owing to the pause in business globally due to the coronavirus. These hopes have been dashed recently though after...
GBPEUR Forecast – Internal Market Bill Drives GBP Lower

Pound to Euro exchange rate: Sterling slides against the Euro as Brexit extension looks...

The pound to euro exchange rate has slipped from its 1.16 pedestal this morning following further Brexit delays from the House of Commons. Holding steady around 1.1550 at the time of writing the pound is still holding above the key 1.15 support level but looking for direction amongst the Brexit smog. PM Boris Johnson pauses legislation for latest Withdrawal Agreement Boris Johnson’s government looked close to progress yesterday evening when his amended Withdrawal Agreement Bill received support in the Commons by a majority of 30 votes....
Brexit Negotiations Remain Key to Pound to Euro Rate

What is Brexit?

Any mention of Brexit is enough to up our anxiety levels, as experts inform us that economic growth, employment and trade could suffer. In fact, the whole issue is as confusing as it is worrying. So much so that most people would probably prefer to discuss astrophysics than try to explain Brexit. As the negotiation process rumbles on and 29 March 2019 draws ever closer, key issues remain unresolved: UK-EU borders, customs arrangements, free movement of people... the list goes on. For the pound –...
GBPEUR Forecast – Internal Market Bill Drives GBP Lower

Sterling Declines Against the Euro as Concerns Grow over Hung Parliament

The pound to euro exchange rate stands at 1.1632, at the time of writing. This is 0.75 cents or 0.65% below sterling’s six-month high versus the Eurozone’s common currency, reached last Monday 18th November, at 1.1725. In part, the sterling vs euro interbank exchange rate has weakened this week, because the financial markets are increasingly uncertain that next month’s UK general election will deliver a stable, majority government. Also, sterling has weakened, because the UK’s manufacturing and services PMIs (Purchasing Managers Indices) for November...
Pound to Euro Under Pressure as BoE Consider Stimulus

Pound to Euro Under Pressure as BoE Consider Stimulus

Pound to euro and pound to dollar remain trading at 1.11 and 1.22 respectively but the pound fell to a new 7 week low against the euro during yesterday’s trading as the yield that is returned on UK government debt dropped below 0 percent for the first time ever and expectation for the Bank of England to cut interest rates below zero for the first time in history increased. On Wednesday the Debt Management Office auctioned £3.75 billion of government bonds for maturity in 2023...
Pound to Euro exchange rate forecast Will GBPEUR levels remain above 1.10?

Pound to Euro exchange rate forecast: Will GBP/EUR levels remain above 1.10?

Brexit Pound to Euro rate hit hits 3 1/2 week high Euro buyers were dealt some good news today with the pound regaining ground against the euro on optimism that German Chancellor Angela Merkel would offer come more onside with the UK and to offer some form of compromise. The pound to Euro exchange rate touched a 3 1/2 week high as investors were given confidence by the comments that Angela Merkel would seek a solution to the Irish backstop issue and seek a deal...
Brexit GBP to EUR Update: Withdrawal Bill Approved and the UK Will Leave the EU at the End of the Month

Brexit GBP to EUR Update: Withdrawal Bill Approved and the UK Will Leave the...

This week saw the UK’s Brexit Withdrawal Bill signed and approved by the Queen, making the bill UK law and has ensured that the UK will leave the EU on January 31st. With the original bill being passed by the House of Commons back on January 9th, the bill landed in the House of Lords earlier this week. With the UK confirmed to leave the EU at the end of the month, an EU chief thanked the UK MEP’s in their final meeting on...
Pound to Euro outlook Currency market eagerly awaits Supreme Court hearing, will GBPEUR rise or fall ahead?

Pound to Euro outlook: Currency market eagerly awaits Supreme Court hearing, will GBP/EUR rise...

Pound to Euro exchange rate: Sterling remains in the 1.13s against the Euro The pound to euro exchange rate reached fresh highs last week, nudging some of the best rates since May at 1.1371 on the interbank rate compared to when GBP/EUR interbank rates slumped to 1.0647 in early August. The sudden rise has provided some welcome relief for clients buying euros with pounds who had struggled when faced with the sudden decline in August, as the market prepared for a no-deal Brexit. Since...