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Pound Sterling Can Recover Losses Experienced against Euro & Dollar in the Wake of the…

07 May, 2021 |

Foreign exchange analysts have been reacting to the decline in the British Pound in the wake of the Bank of England's Thursday policy event with some saying any weakness in the currency could be seen as a chance to buy.

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Pound Sterling Volatile against Euro and Dollar in Wake of BoE Decision to Reduce Quantita…

06 May, 2021 |

The Bank of England has reduced the scale of its quantitative easing programme while issuing a sizeable upgrade to their 2021 economic growth forecasts, a decision that has prompted some volatility in the British Pound.

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Pound Sterling Today: Bank of England Decision and Implications for Trade against Euro …

06 May, 2021 |

The British Pound will today take direction from the Bank of England who will announce - or delay - a decision on whether to boost or reduce quantitative easing.

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Scottish Vote: Analysts Sanguine on Lasting Negative Impact to Pound Sterling Valuations a…

05 May, 2021 |

The British Pound faces a double-header of risk events over coming days with the Bank of England's Thursday policy meeting potentially setting the tone for how May plays out.

USD

Pound Spikes against Dollar on U.S. Labour Market Surprise

07 May, 2021 |

The U.S. Dollar fell sharply across the board after data showed the U.S. grew less jobs than the market was expecting in April.

USD

Quick Views on Sterling and the BoE

06 May, 2021 |

"We expect the overall messaging from the meeting will have a distinctly hawkish tilt," says Elsa Lignos, Global Head of FX Strategy at RBC Capital Markets. 

USD

Dollar Forecast Higher against the Pound in May on Seasonal Factors

05 May, 2021 |

Seasonality is a major consideration for foreign exchange markets in April and May, with these two months tending to offer a strong historical guide to the performance of some of then world's major currencies.

USD

Dollar Strength Pushes Sterling and Euro onto the Back-foot

04 May, 2021 |

The U.S. Dollar is a standout performer and is advancing by close to half a percent against the Euro and a quarter of a percent against the Pound, at the start of what is typically a strong month for the U.S. currency.