Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Will the Bank of England raise interest rates? This will be key for Sterling...

The key to the performance of the Pound in the next few weeks will be the likelihood of an interest rate hike, which has dipped a little over the past week. Bank of England Governor...

Sterling awaits unemployment and average earnings figures today in a change to the usual...

This morning we have the release of unemployment and average earnings figures for the U.K in a slight change to the usual schedule, as these figures have been released on Wednesday historically for many...

Sterling spikes against most majors – A good week for the Pound but will...

Sterling spiked against all major currencies in trading yesterday afternoon, hitting the highest point since June 2017 against the Euro and offering those looking to buy foreign currency in the near future a fantastic...

Pound forecast for the week ahead – Economic data due out this week

There are a number of data releases of note this week so I thought I would outline the highlights below. Overnight tonight we will have the release of BRC like for like Retail sales data...

Will Sterling exchange rates have a good April? Previous trends say yes but will...

The Pound made reasonable gains against most majors throughout March and I now have many clients in the middle of overseas property purchases asking if the strength in the Pound will continue, if previous...

Will the adverse weather for the U.K in March impact Sterling exchange rates in...

The Pound has had a reasonably good run against most major currencies recently, hitting multi month highs against the Dollar and Euro, whilst also getting to the highest point we have seen since the...

A quiet week of data for Sterling exchange rates – Why not use this...

Much like every household bill it always pays to check up on the company you are using from time to  time, and this is the same when using a foreign currency brokerage. Many have now...
Will the Pound gain this week

Sterling strength in a positive week for the Pound so far – Will the...

This week has been the best week of the year so far for Sterling exchange rates, seeing a lift for the Pound against all major currencies and setting some new longer term highs against...

Pound Sterling Forecast – Is this the calm before the storm?

For those of you that have been following the markets lately you will be well aware that Sterling has remained fairly flat and has remained in a tight range against most major currencies. In...

Interesting start to the week for Sterling exchange rates – Pound gains against some...

Sterling has had a reasonably volatile day considering that we have had very little in terms of economic data out, with political issues appearing to be the main driver of the market. We have had...