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Exchange Rate History For Converting British Pound (GBP) to South African Rand (ZAR)

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Exchange Rate Today for Converting GBP To ZAR

Convert GBP:
To ZAR:
1
17.7627
10
177.6270
50
888.1350
100
1,776.2700
500
8,881.3500
1,000
17,762.7000
Convert GBP:
To ZAR:
2,500
44,406.7500
5,000
88,813.5000
7,500
133,220.2500
10,000
177,627.0000
50,000
888,135.0000
1,00,000
1,776,270.0000

Exchange Rate History for GBP To ZAR: 2017

January - 2017

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 16.6957

Close: 16.9268

Mid: 16.7916

2

Open: 16.9265

Close: 16.8140

Mid: 16.8589

3

Open: 16.8205

Close: 16.9168

Mid: 16.8918

4

Open: 16.9138

Close: 16.7748

Mid: 16.7874

5

Open: 16.7166

Close: 16.8474

Mid: 16.7780

6

Open: 16.8418

Close: 16.8761

Mid: 16.8578

7

Open: 16.8418

Close: 16.8761

Mid: 16.8578

8

Open: 16.8418

Close: 16.8761

Mid: 16.8578

9

Open: 16.7143

Close: 16.6135

Mid: 16.7166

10

Open: 16.6169

Close: 16.7298

Mid: 16.6000

11

Open: 16.7161

Close: 16.7540

Mid: 16.6587

12

Open: 16.7474

Close: 16.4181

Mid: 16.5780

13

Open: 16.4327

Close: 16.4272

Mid: 16.4380

14

Open: 16.4327

Close: 16.4272

Mid: 16.4380

15

Open: 16.4327

Close: 16.4272

Mid: 16.4380

16

Open: 16.4857

Close: 16.7028

Mid: 16.5405

17

Open: 16.4857

Close: 16.7028

Mid: 16.5405

18

Open: 16.6939

Close: 16.7072

Mid: 16.6874

19

Open: 16.7086

Close: 16.7266

Mid: 16.7356

20

Open: 16.7229

Close: 16.7952

Mid: 16.7399

21

Open: 16.7229

Close: 16.7952

Mid: 16.7399

22

Open: 16.7229

Close: 16.7952

Mid: 16.7399

23

Open: 16.8616

Close: 16.8792

Mid: 16.8620

24

Open: 16.8598

Close: 16.7355

Mid: 16.7306

25

Open: 16.7400

Close: 16.7075

Mid: 16.7366

26

Open: 16.7055

Close: 16.8184

Mid: 16.7669

27

Open: 16.8143

Close: 16.8716

Mid: 16.9019

28

Open: 16.8143

Close: 16.8716

Mid: 16.9019

29

Open: 16.8143

Close: 16.8716

Mid: 16.9019

30

Open: 16.9735

Close: 16.8462

Mid: 17.0056

31

Open: 16.8431

Close: 16.9305

Mid: 16.8646

February - 2017

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 16.9403

Close: 17.0299

Mid: 16.9610

2

Open: 17.0298

Close: 16.7728

Mid: 16.8791

3

Open: 16.7610

Close: 16.5416

Mid: 16.6705

4

Open: 16.7610

Close: 16.5416

Mid: 16.6705

5

Open: 16.7610

Close: 16.5416

Mid: 16.6705

6

Open: 16.5639

Close: 16.5498

Mid: 16.6094

7

Open: 16.5398

Close: 16.8046

Mid: 16.6644

8

Open: 16.7668

Close: 16.8059

Mid: 16.8161

9

Open: 16.8080

Close: 16.7128

Mid: 16.8225

10

Open: 16.7103

Close: 16.6369

Mid: 16.6987

11

Open: 16.7103

Close: 16.6369

Mid: 16.6987

12

Open: 16.7103

Close: 16.6369

Mid: 16.6987

13

Open: 16.5790

Close: 16.6914

Mid: 16.6886

14

Open: 16.6903

Close: 16.3311

Mid: 16.4731

15

Open: 16.3309

Close: 16.0757

Mid: 16.2122

16

Open: 16.0787

Close: 16.2479

Mid: 16.1906

17

Open: 16.2515

Close: 16.1489

Mid: 16.2498

18

Open: 16.2515

Close: 16.1489

Mid: 16.2498

19

Open: 16.2515

Close: 16.1489

Mid: 16.2498

20

Open: 16.2110

Close: 16.2390

Mid: 16.2911

21

Open: 16.2455

Close: 16.3683

Mid: 16.3275

22

Open: 16.3657

Close: 16.1356

Mid: 16.3039

23

Open: 16.1343

Close: 16.1520

Mid: 16.1278

24

Open: 16.1556

Close: 16.1237

Mid: 16.1740

25

Open: 16.1556

Close: 16.1237

Mid: 16.1740

26

Open: 16.1556

Close: 16.1237

Mid: 16.1740

27

Open: 16.0800

Close: 16.1802

Mid: 16.1137

28

Open: 16.1590

Close: 16.2444

Mid: 16.2118

March - 2017

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 16.2372

Close: 16.0049

Mid: 16.1300

2

Open: 15.9878

Close: 16.1332

Mid: 16.0624

3

Open: 16.1283

Close: 16.0110

Mid: 16.0753

4

Open: 16.1283

Close: 16.0110

Mid: 16.0753

5

Open: 16.1283

Close: 16.0110

Mid: 16.0753

6

Open: 15.9359

Close: 15.9204

Mid: 15.9412

7

Open: 15.9225

Close: 15.8203

Mid: 15.8539

8

Open: 15.8126

Close: 15.9755

Mid: 15.8709

9

Open: 15.9701

Close: 16.2173

Mid: 16.0893

10

Open: 16.2116

Close: 16.0124

Mid: 16.0770

11

Open: 16.2116

Close: 16.0124

Mid: 16.0770

12

Open: 16.2116

Close: 16.0124

Mid: 16.0770

13

Open: 16.0059

Close: 16.0357

Mid: 16.0411

14

Open: 16.0223

Close: 15.9735

Mid: 16.0093

15

Open: 15.9733

Close: 15.6863

Mid: 15.8955

16

Open: 15.6935

Close: 15.7749

Mid: 15.7258

17

Open: 15.7819

Close: 15.7560

Mid: 15.7518

18

Open: 15.7819

Close: 15.7560

Mid: 15.7518

19

Open: 15.7819

Close: 15.7560

Mid: 15.7518

20

Open: 15.7458

Close: 15.6115

Mid: 15.6737

21

Open: 15.6064

Close: 15.8087

Mid: 15.6898

22

Open: 15.8074

Close: 15.6846

Mid: 15.7364

23

Open: 15.6781

Close: 15.5880

Mid: 15.6321

24

Open: 15.5854

Close: 15.4810

Mid: 15.5834

25

Open: 15.5854

Close: 15.4810

Mid: 15.5834

26

Open: 15.5854

Close: 15.4810

Mid: 15.5834

27

Open: 15.5316

Close: 15.9674

Mid: 15.7916

28

Open: 15.9794

Close: 16.1595

Mid: 16.1935

29

Open: 16.1628

Close: 16.1934

Mid: 16.1627

30

Open: 16.1995

Close: 16.5440

Mid: 16.2122

31

Open: 16.5725

Close: 16.8084

Mid: 16.8036

April - 2017

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 16.5725

Close: 16.8084

Mid: 16.8036

2

Open: 16.5725

Close: 16.8084

Mid: 16.8036

3

Open: 16.6956

Close: 17.0517

Mid: 16.9246

4

Open: 17.0439

Close: 16.9451

Mid: 17.0799

5

Open: 16.9558

Close: 17.2269

Mid: 17.0308

6

Open: 17.2171

Close: 17.1416

Mid: 17.2134

7

Open: 17.1413

Close: 16.9793

Mid: 17.0890

8

Open: 17.1413

Close: 16.9793

Mid: 17.0890

9

Open: 17.1413

Close: 16.9793

Mid: 17.0890

10

Open: 17.0525

Close: 17.3061

Mid: 17.1547

11

Open: 17.3043

Close: 17.2314

Mid: 17.2453

12

Open: 17.2251

Close: 16.8662

Mid: 17.0723

13

Open: 16.8696

Close: 16.8090

Mid: 16.8971

14

Open: 16.8181

Close: 16.7735

Mid: 16.8058

15

Open: 16.8181

Close: 16.7735

Mid: 16.8058

16

Open: 16.8181

Close: 16.7735

Mid: 16.8058

17

Open: 16.7711

Close: 16.6759

Mid: 16.7670

18

Open: 16.6937

Close: 17.0031

Mid: 16.8706

19

Open: 16.9916

Close: 16.9573

Mid: 17.0625

20

Open: 16.9570

Close: 16.8369

Mid: 16.8809

21

Open: 16.8200

Close: 16.7547

Mid: 16.8127

22

Open: 16.8200

Close: 16.7547

Mid: 16.8127

23

Open: 16.8200

Close: 16.7547

Mid: 16.8127

24

Open: 16.6225

Close: 16.6371

Mid: 16.5995

25

Open: 16.6377

Close: 16.7477

Mid: 16.7375

26

Open: 16.7294

Close: 17.0563

Mid: 16.9360

27

Open: 17.0382

Close: 17.2094

Mid: 17.1042

28

Open: 17.2135

Close: 17.2896

Mid: 17.2272

29

Open: 17.2135

Close: 17.2896

Mid: 17.2272

30

Open: 17.2135

Close: 17.2896

Mid: 17.2272

May - 2017

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 17.2322

Close: 17.2528

Mid: 17.2220

2

Open: 17.2681

Close: 17.2490

Mid: 17.2100

3

Open: 17.2419

Close: 17.2732

Mid: 17.2579

4

Open: 17.2771

Close: 17.6340

Mid: 17.4447

5

Open: 17.6401

Close: 17.4080

Mid: 17.5501

6

Open: 17.6401

Close: 17.4080

Mid: 17.5501

7

Open: 17.6401

Close: 17.4080

Mid: 17.5501

8

Open: 17.4405

Close: 17.6111

Mid: 17.5256

9

Open: 17.6160

Close: 17.6185

Mid: 17.6360

10

Open: 17.6133

Close: 17.4214

Mid: 17.5180

11

Open: 17.3319

Close: 17.2208

Mid: 17.3154

12

Open: 17.2091

Close: 17.2098

Mid: 17.2242

13

Open: 17.2091

Close: 17.2098

Mid: 17.2242

14

Open: 17.2091

Close: 17.2098

Mid: 17.2242

15

Open: 17.2033

Close: 16.9998

Mid: 17.1314

16

Open: 17.0009

Close: 16.8558

Mid: 16.9588

17

Open: 16.8708

Close: 17.1113

Mid: 16.9950

18

Open: 17.1119

Close: 17.3327

Mid: 17.3899

19

Open: 17.2910

Close: 17.2463

Mid: 17.2868

20

Open: 17.2910

Close: 17.2463

Mid: 17.2868

21

Open: 17.2910

Close: 17.2463

Mid: 17.2868

22

Open: 17.1373

Close: 17.1647

Mid: 17.1568

23

Open: 17.1799

Close: 16.9192

Mid: 17.0969

24

Open: 16.9504

Close: 16.7335

Mid: 16.8921

25

Open: 16.7313

Close: 16.7306

Mid: 16.7122

26

Open: 16.7295

Close: 16.4739

Mid: 16.5942

27

Open: 16.7295

Close: 16.4739

Mid: 16.5942

28

Open: 16.7295

Close: 16.4739

Mid: 16.5942

29

Open: 16.2325

Close: 16.6282

Mid: 16.4599

30

Open: 16.6097

Close: 16.8538

Mid: 16.7972

31

Open: 16.8706

Close: 16.8554

Mid: 16.8795

June - 2017

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 16.8573

Close: 16.5858

Mid: 16.7403

2

Open: 16.5763

Close: 16.4810

Mid: 16.5719

3

Open: 16.5763

Close: 16.4810

Mid: 16.5719

4

Open: 16.5763

Close: 16.4810

Mid: 16.5719

5

Open: 16.4521

Close: 16.3701

Mid: 16.4630

6

Open: 16.3660

Close: 16.5574

Mid: 16.4870

7

Open: 16.5523

Close: 16.6159

Mid: 16.5951

8

Open: 16.5973

Close: 16.5485

Mid: 16.6344

9

Open: 16.5490

Close: 16.4722

Mid: 16.4341

10

Open: 16.5490

Close: 16.4722

Mid: 16.4341

11

Open: 16.5490

Close: 16.4722

Mid: 16.4341

12

Open: 16.4433

Close: 16.2202

Mid: 16.3273

13

Open: 16.2254

Close: 16.2735

Mid: 16.2555

14

Open: 16.2553

Close: 16.0849

Mid: 16.1776

15

Open: 16.0966

Close: 16.4225

Mid: 16.2603

16

Open: 16.4176

Close: 16.3546

Mid: 16.4332

17

Open: 16.4176

Close: 16.3546

Mid: 16.4332

18

Open: 16.4176

Close: 16.3546

Mid: 16.4332

19

Open: 16.2699

Close: 16.5323

Mid: 16.4811

20

Open: 16.5155

Close: 16.4937

Mid: 16.5293

21

Open: 16.4920

Close: 16.5662

Mid: 16.5260

22

Open: 16.5687

Close: 16.4228

Mid: 16.4823

23

Open: 16.4200

Close: 16.4253

Mid: 16.4655

24

Open: 16.4200

Close: 16.4253

Mid: 16.4655

25

Open: 16.4200

Close: 16.4253

Mid: 16.4655

26

Open: 16.4383

Close: 16.3302

Mid: 16.4015

27

Open: 16.3126

Close: 16.6880

Mid: 16.4980

28

Open: 16.6841

Close: 16.7036

Mid: 16.6988

29

Open: 16.6946

Close: 16.9215

Mid: 16.8415

30

Open: 16.8981

Close: 17.0269

Mid: 16.9812

July - 2017

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 16.8981

Close: 17.0269

Mid: 16.9812

2

Open: 16.8981

Close: 17.0269

Mid: 16.9812

3

Open: 17.0170

Close: 17.0816

Mid: 17.0529

4

Open: 17.0920

Close: 17.0265

Mid: 17.0879

5

Open: 17.0403

Close: 17.2928

Mid: 17.1988

6

Open: 17.3055

Close: 17.4234

Mid: 17.3572

7

Open: 17.4339

Close: 17.2489

Mid: 17.3688

8

Open: 17.4339

Close: 17.2489

Mid: 17.3688

9

Open: 17.4339

Close: 17.2489

Mid: 17.3688

10

Open: 17.2048

Close: 17.3546

Mid: 17.2777

11

Open: 17.3548

Close: 17.4174

Mid: 17.3983

12

Open: 17.4072

Close: 17.0605

Mid: 17.2286

13

Open: 17.0375

Close: 17.0708

Mid: 17.0572

14

Open: 17.0935

Close: 17.0496

Mid: 17.0516

15

Open: 17.0935

Close: 17.0496

Mid: 17.0516

16

Open: 17.0935

Close: 17.0496

Mid: 17.0516

17

Open: 17.0680

Close: 16.8951

Mid: 16.9578

18

Open: 16.9034

Close: 16.8122

Mid: 16.8760

19

Open: 16.8158

Close: 16.8167

Mid: 16.8491

20

Open: 16.8142

Close: 16.9068

Mid: 16.8533

21

Open: 16.9042

Close: 16.7639

Mid: 16.8178

22

Open: 16.9042

Close: 16.7639

Mid: 16.8178

23

Open: 16.9042

Close: 16.7639

Mid: 16.8178

24

Open: 16.7907

Close: 16.8773

Mid: 16.8576

25

Open: 16.8765

Close: 17.0320

Mid: 16.9437

26

Open: 17.0251

Close: 16.9178

Mid: 16.9875

27

Open: 16.8825

Close: 16.9670

Mid: 17.0017

28

Open: 16.9740

Close: 17.0675

Mid: 17.0300

29

Open: 16.9740

Close: 17.0675

Mid: 17.0300

30

Open: 16.9740

Close: 17.0675

Mid: 17.0300

31

Open: 17.0844

Close: 17.4058

Mid: 17.2301

August - 2017

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 17.4186

Close: 17.5044

Mid: 17.4803

2

Open: 17.5200

Close: 17.4598

Mid: 17.5108

3

Open: 17.4691

Close: 17.5887

Mid: 17.5707

4

Open: 17.5843

Close: 17.4973

Mid: 17.5454

5

Open: 17.5843

Close: 17.4973

Mid: 17.5454

6

Open: 17.5843

Close: 17.4973

Mid: 17.5454

7

Open: 17.4432

Close: 17.2271

Mid: 17.3688

8

Open: 17.2070

Close: 17.3716

Mid: 17.2389

9

Open: 17.3600

Close: 17.4692

Mid: 17.4460

10

Open: 17.4539

Close: 17.4614

Mid: 17.3986

11

Open: 17.4491

Close: 17.4968

Mid: 17.4473

12

Open: 17.4491

Close: 17.4968

Mid: 17.4473

13

Open: 17.4491

Close: 17.4968

Mid: 17.4473

14

Open: 17.4585

Close: 17.2609

Mid: 17.3723

15

Open: 17.2358

Close: 17.1211

Mid: 17.2162

16

Open: 17.1375

Close: 16.9836

Mid: 17.0598

17

Open: 16.9823

Close: 17.0481

Mid: 17.0119

18

Open: 17.0551

Close: 16.9207

Mid: 17.0139

19

Open: 17.0551

Close: 16.9207

Mid: 17.0139

20

Open: 17.0551

Close: 16.9207

Mid: 17.0139

21

Open: 16.9523

Close: 16.9756

Mid: 16.9726

22

Open: 16.9778

Close: 16.9466

Mid: 16.9454

23

Open: 16.9313

Close: 16.8454

Mid: 16.9240

24

Open: 16.8308

Close: 16.8868

Mid: 16.8899

25

Open: 16.8926

Close: 16.7616

Mid: 16.8019

26

Open: 16.8926

Close: 16.7616

Mid: 16.8019

27

Open: 16.8926

Close: 16.7616

Mid: 16.8019

28

Open: 16.8124

Close: 16.8389

Mid: 16.8386

29

Open: 16.8574

Close: 16.7577

Mid: 16.8569

30

Open: 16.7632

Close: 16.8018

Mid: 16.8135

31

Open: 16.8016

Close: 16.8112

Mid: 16.7800

September - 2017

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 16.8070

Close: 16.7551

Mid: 16.7663

2

Open: 16.8070

Close: 16.7551

Mid: 16.7663

3

Open: 16.8070

Close: 16.7551

Mid: 16.7663

4

Open: 16.7526

Close: 16.7618

Mid: 16.7448

5

Open: 16.7600

Close: 16.8194

Mid: 16.7670

6

Open: 16.8129

Close: 16.6592

Mid: 16.7539

7

Open: 16.6749

Close: 16.7676

Mid: 16.7309

8

Open: 16.7553

Close: 17.0355

Mid: 16.9010

9

Open: 16.7553

Close: 17.0355

Mid: 16.9010

10

Open: 16.7553

Close: 17.0355

Mid: 16.9010

11

Open: 17.0052

Close: 17.0817

Mid: 17.0473

12

Open: 17.0744

Close: 17.2796

Mid: 17.1649

13

Open: 17.2985

Close: 17.3434

Mid: 17.3448

14

Open: 17.3431

Close: 17.5598

Mid: 17.4765

15

Open: 17.5812

Close: 17.8880

Mid: 17.7563

16

Open: 17.5812

Close: 17.8880

Mid: 17.7563

17

Open: 17.5812

Close: 17.8880

Mid: 17.7563

18

Open: 17.8551

Close: 17.9377

Mid: 17.9058

19

Open: 17.9165

Close: 17.9872

Mid: 17.9656

20

Open: 17.9817

Close: 17.9670

Mid: 17.9818

21

Open: 17.9739

Close: 18.0228

Mid: 18.0005

22

Open: 18.0306

Close: 17.8759

Mid: 17.9185

23

Open: 18.0306

Close: 17.8759

Mid: 17.9185

24

Open: 18.0306

Close: 17.8759

Mid: 17.9185

25

Open: 17.7423

Close: 17.9479

Mid: 17.8904

26

Open: 17.9470

Close: 17.9859

Mid: 17.9518

27

Open: 17.9822

Close: 18.1835

Mid: 18.0776

28

Open: 18.1766

Close: 18.1624

Mid: 18.2024

29

Open: 18.1565

Close: 18.1299

Mid: 18.1224

30

Open: 18.1565

Close: 18.1299

Mid: 18.1224

October - 2017

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 18.1565

Close: 18.1299

Mid: 18.1224

2

Open: 18.0060

Close: 18.0541

Mid: 18.0567

3

Open: 18.0419

Close: 18.0777

Mid: 18.1084

4

Open: 18.0779

Close: 17.9561

Mid: 18.0099

5

Open: 17.9639

Close: 17.9152

Mid: 17.9586

6

Open: 17.9149

Close: 17.8612

Mid: 17.9247

7

Open: 17.9451

Close: 17.9025

Mid: 17.9134

8

Open: 17.9157

Close: 18.0113

Mid: 17.9187

9

Open: 18.0127

Close: 18.1207

Mid: 18.0680

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Open: 18.1350

Close: 18.0914

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Open: 18.0899

Close: 17.8994

Mid: 17.9720

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Close: 17.8578

Mid: 17.8140

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Open: 17.8691

Close: 17.4470

Mid: 17.6714

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Open: 17.5834

Close: 17.6351

Mid: 17.6169

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Close: 17.6600

Mid: 17.6711

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Pound-to-Rand Rate Technicals: More Falls to Next Target at 17.47 Possible

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Rand up 1% as Prosecutors Cleared to Pursue Zuma Over Graft

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Strategists Stay Short South African Rand As Pressures Mount And Ratings Agencies Loom

Careful structuring of October's budget statement may help South Africa to avoid a ratings downgrade this year, but fiscal pressures and politics may threaten its investment grade status in 2018.  

Dog Days for the South African Rand

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Latest British Pound News

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Stays Under Pressure Vs Euro After Slide in September Retail Sales

19 October, 2017 |

Sterling is weaker after the release of Retail Sales statistics showed a massive decline in September sales, but a leading economist still thinks Bank of England (BOE) will hike rates.

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Pound vs. Euro Dented By Retail Sales Fall - "Sufficient Progress" Hurdle In Focus At EU Summit

19 October, 2017 |

A "No Deal" Brexit is looking increasingly likely but with the Pound having already fallen sharply during October, and a possible rate hike from the Bank of England just weeks away, some strategists say much of the bad news is already priced into markets.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Sterling "Fails to Fly" on News UK Wages Grow 2.2%

18 October, 2017 |

Expectations for a Sterling-supportive reading from today's tranche of labour market data are low.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Forecasts vs. Euro and Dollar Upgraded at JP Morgan but there’s a Catch

18 October, 2017 |

A restless Bank of England warrants tweaks to Sterling forecasts but, before readers get too excited, this is about as good as things get for the Pound according to the world’s largest investment bank.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Sterling Falls on BoE Scrutiny - "It Appears that the Market was Looking for More"

17 October, 2017 |

Professor Silvana Tenreyro says she will be inclined to vote for a rate rise in near future but Governor Carney's measured tone disappoints Sterling-bulls who are hungry for hints on potential interest rate rises in 2018.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Sterling Higher as 'Bad Brexit' in the Price, FX Traders Digest News of May’s Brexit Push

16 October, 2017 |

Pound Sterling was seen moving higher at the start of the new week as London markets took the reins from Asia.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Lloyds Upgrade Pound Sterling Forecasts vs. Euro, Dollar but Downgrade for 2018

16 October, 2017 |

Economists at Lloyds Bank have upgraded their end-2017 forecasts for Pound Sterling but have cut estimates for 2018 and beyond, while also remaining cautious in their projections for UK interest rates.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound in Strong Comeback vs. Dollar, Euro on Report EU to Offer Two-Year Transition Period: Handelsblatt

12 October, 2017 |

Pound Sterling performed a spectacular comeback against major currencies on reports the European Union are looking to offer the UK a two-year transition period.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Sterling Dips on Brexit 'Deadlock' but Barnier sees Brexit Negotiation Breakthrough in the Next Two Months

12 October, 2017 |

The Pound’s initial response to the outcome of the fifth round of Brexit negotiations between the European Union and United Kingdom was negative with little significant progress being announced.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Credit Suisse Back the British Pound to Rise Against Dollar and Euro (But it is Conditional)

12 October, 2017 |

Pound Sterling is to shake off Theresa May’s leadership dramas says a leading foreign exchange analyst who suggests the Pound will rise against the Euro longer term.

GBP LIVE TODAY

British Pound Could "Spiral" Lower vs. the Euro Warns Commerzbank's Leuchtmann, says UK "Out of its Depth" on Brexit

11 October, 2017 |

"There is one thing an FX analyst does not have to explain, and that is when Sterling is weakening. However, whenever the British currency does not ease, then that is something that does require an explanation.”

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound-to-Dollar Rate "Not out of the Woods Yet" as Analyst Warns of Possible False Dawn

11 October, 2017 |

Before piling into GBP/USD, traders should consider that the Pound-to-Dollar pair has printed a lower close for each of the last three weeks after having established itself in a downtrend.