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The Pound-to-Dollar Rate in the Week Ahead: Charts Point to Continuation Higher

The Pound-to-Dollar Rate in the Week Ahead: Charts Point to Continuation Higher


The Pound-to-Dollar rate is to begin trading around 1.3285 Sunday after rising more than 2.0% in the previous week, although the exchange rate still has further to climb over the coming days, according to technical studies of charts.


Data:

Live British Pound to Dollar Exchange Rate(GBP/USD) Interbank Conversion:

What is the British Pound to Dollar Rate Today?

The live GBP/USD exchange rate is 1.3221
Change on Previous Day's Close -0.5641%

How does Today's Dollar Rate Compare with Previous Rates?

Today's opening exchange rate is 1.3296
Today's lowest exchange rate is 1.3184
Today's best exchange rate is 1.3299
Best exchange rate of the year-to-date is 1.4341 (17-04-2018)
The lowest exchange rate of the year-to-date is 1.2492 (12-12-2018)

News and Forecasts:

Dollar Strength is Here to Stay

  • Written by Joaquin Monfort

The U.S. Dollar is likely to continue rising, despite the recent slow-down in some areas of the U.S. economy says John Hardy, head of FX strategy at Saxobank, largely thanks to a U.S. Federal Reserve that will retain the title of the “tightest central bank in the world.”

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Pound-to-Dollar Rate Retreats on U.S. GDP Growth Surprise

  • Written by James Skinner

The Pound-to-Dollar rate retreated further from recent highs Thursday after official data showed the U.S. GDP growing faster than was expected during the final-quarter of 2018, potentially tempering fears of an imminent slowdown in the world's largest economy. 

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