Swiss Franc Strength as Safe Haven Status Returns

Bank of England likely to increase interest rates but will this help the Pound...

The Bank of England are expected to raise interest rates later today from 0.5% to 0.75% and this will be only the second time in ten years. The last rate hike was back in November...
GBPCHF - The Brexit barometer

Pound finds support against the Swiss Franc but for how long?

The Pound has found a little bit of support against the Swiss Franc with GBPCHF exchange rates trading just above 1.30. The Pound has dipped below 1.30 on a number of occasions but it keeps...
CHF finds support following fresh Brexit uncertainty

CHF finds support following fresh Brexit uncertainty

It’s been a busy day in the markets, following the resignation of UK Brexit negotiator David Davis late Sunday night. Davis confirmed he would be leaving his position, due to the Brexit strategy agreed following...
BOE Interest Rate Decision

Carney’s comments help to lift the Pound vs the Swiss Franc

The Pound has made some small gains versus the Swiss Franc this morning after Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has said that he has more confidence in the British economy which has led...
GBPCHF - The Brexit barometer

Strong economic growth in Q1 strengthens CHF

Sterling has come under some pressure recently, falling by over two cents against the CHF since the middle of June. GBP/CHF rates are currently trading around 1.3065, having hit a high of 1.3271 earlier this...

CHF Forecast – Swiss Economy Showing Continued Signs of Strength

The Swiss economy strengthened during the first quarter of 2018, with Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growing by 2.2%. This is the first time their economic output had surpassed 2% since 2016, with a surge in...

Swiss Franc Supported on Better Inflation

Rates for GBP CHF has slipped in recent week with levels hovering around the 1.32 mark for the pair. The Swiss Franc has been marginally boosted following the latest Consumer Price Index inflation numbers...

A tough 3rd quarter for Swiss exchange rates

In the first quarter of 2015, the currency markets experienced major fluctuations as the Swiss National Bank removed the peg against the euro. With many economists predicting that Swiss jobs would come under the...

Swiss Franc continues to strengthen against the Pound

The Swiss Franc has continued to strengthen against the Pound in recent weeks and it could be argued that the main trigger for the weakening of the Pound came a few weeks ago when...

Will the Franc break 1.30 against the pound?

The Swiss Franc has been strengthening against sterling as fears over Italy, which had previously been causing the Franc to weaken look like they might be resolved. Talk of a coalition meeting again to...