Will the Brexit extension be confirmed this week, and how could this impact GBP/AUD?

Will the Brexit extension be confirmed this week, and how could this impact GBP/AUD?

The third meaningful vote on UK Prime Minister, Theresa May's Brexit deal now looks less likely to take place after rumours had suggested that it will take place before tomorrow. May's EU Withdrawal Agreement has already been rejected by MPs twice, and yesterday the House of Commons speaker, John Bercow announced that for the vote to take place once again there needs to be significant changes to the deal in order for him to allow another vote. How could an extension to Article 50 affect...
Pound to Australian dollar forecast: RBA cut interest rates, what next?

GBP to AUD Rates Hit 2 1/2 Year High

The pound to Australian dollar exchange rate continues to move higher having now broken 1.88 for the GBP to AUD pair as Brexit developments heavily impact the exchange rate. Rates for GBP to AUD are now sitting at a 2 ½ year high creating a good opportunity for those looking to buy Australian dollars. Last night the UK Government was defeated in a vote that takes a no deal Brexit off the table. Will Parliament vote to extend Article 50? Parliament will today debate and vote...
GBP to CAD forecast: All eyes on tomorrow's key vote on the Brexit deal

GBP to CAD forecast: All eyes on tomorrow’s key vote on the Brexit deal

We're now less than 3 weeks away from the UK's expected departure date from the European Union, with this week being arguably one of the most important regarding the Brexit plan, as many following the news will be aware. Despite calls for UK Prime Minister Theresa May to once again postpone the meaningful vote on her Brexit deal, the vote is still expected to take place tomorrow evening and although Mrs May isn't expected to lose by such a substantial margin this time, analysts are...
Pound to dollar forecast: Best rates to sell US dollars for pounds in 2 months

Pound vs Dollar: How will next week’s vote on May’s deal impact the GBP/USD...

Next week could be very busy for Sterling exchange rates as the next meaningful vote on UK Prime Minister May's deal will take place. It's expected to be held on the 12th, with speculation mounting as to what could happen to the Pound in the event her plan is voted in favour of, or against again. The Pound is the best performing major currency of 2019 so far and some substantial gains have been made, with GBP/EUR trading around a 22-month high and GBP/AUD trading...
Pound to Australian dollar predictions: What next for Brexit?

Pound to Australian dollar forecast: GBP/AUD levels hit post-Brexit highs

The pound to Australian dollar has hit fresh 2-year highs, presenting clients looking to buy Australian dollars with a fresh chance to buy at some of the best levels since the EU vote in 2016. The expectation is that the pound could well push higher against a weaker Australian dollar, although investors are bracing themselves for all manner of outcomes next week. Australian dollar weakness The overall belief for the future is that the Australian dollar could struggle further owing to the uncertainty from the Trade...
Pound to US Dollar forecast Best time in 2 years to sell US Dollars for Pounds

Potential for another US interest rate hike and the impact of the UK’s meaningful...

The US Dollar has continued to fight back against the Pound this week and has already moved by 2 cents during the last few days or the difference of £2,400 on a currency transfer of USD $200,000. This movement demonstrates how volatile the currency markets are and highlights the importance of being kept up to date with a currency broker. After seeing some indifferent economic figures Stateside the data published yesterday showed an improvement in the services sector of 59.7 from 56.7 compared to the previous...
Pound to Australian Dollar remains below 1.80 for now could Sterling see further falls?

GBP to AUD forecast: Further problems for the Australian dollar against sterling

The Australian dollar has lost further momentum against sterling as the latest Australian Growth numbers disappointed overnight. GDP for the quarter was released at 0.2% down 0.1% and GDP for the year fell by 0.2% to 2.3%. This data release puts further pressure on an economy that is already struggling. The slowdown in China due to the ongoing trade war with the US is causing investment to slow in Australia. The housing market in particular is under severe pressure and the Reserve Bank of Australia...
GBP to CAD woes continue Could this month see the pair reach a 2 year low?

GBP to CAD rate over 1.75 as Brexit withdrawal approaches on 29th March

The pound to Canadian dollar exchange rate is trading at the highest levels since June of last year creating a good opportunity for those looking to buy Canadian dollars. There has been a good move higher for GBP to CAD rates on optimism that a deal will be reached between Britain and the EU over Brexit. UK Attorney Geoffrey Cox was in Brussels yesterday with Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay meeting the EU’s chief negotiator Michel Barnier. The markets have been poised for a breakthrough...
Pound to Canadian Dollar predictions: Factors that will impact Pound to Canadian Dollar exchange rates

Will GBP/CAD break 1.76 and could the BoC interest rate decision influence CAD exchange...

After a slight sell-off yesterday the Pound to Canadian Dollar exchange rate has started the day well, with the pair lodged just below 1.76 at the time of writing. The GBP/CAD rate has recently found resistance around this benchmark, although throughout the past year we have seen the pair climb as high as the 1.84's so I believe that we could see the GBP/CAD rate break 1.76 and test 1.80 again should we see a boost to Sterling or CAD weakness. Brexit still key driver for...
Pound US Dollar Forecast: With Brexit less than 4 weeks away what will happen to GBP/USD rates?

Pound US Dollar Forecast: With Brexit less than 4 weeks away what will happen...

Over the last few days it appears as though the talks between the US and China are improving and this could mean an agreement is reached in the near future. Part of the new agreement means that China will have to buy US based agricultural goods as well as reducing costs for American companies based in China. The US Dollar marginally strengthened against the Pound towards the end of last week and if the talks conclude this could provide the Dollar with further strength against the...