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A quiet day for currencies – 23rd March 2017

  A quiet day for currencies - 23rd March 2017 After Tuesday's burst of activity on the currency markets, Wednesday was a day when investors sat-back, took stock and sought some inspiration while the currencies seemed to do the same. There was also nothing useful among Wednesday's economic...

There could be trouble ahead – 13th March 2017

There could be trouble ahead - 13th March 2017 The US Dollar was left frustrated on Friday when the US non-farm payrolls number came in a net 54,000 more than forecast however, the frustration was due to analysts predicting an increase 190,000 in February. Because of this...

Is Sterling Undervalued? – 6th February 2017

Is Sterling Undervalued? - 6th February 2017 It wasn't a great end to last week for Sterling; on Thursday is fell due to the Bank of England Governor Mark Carney while on Friday the fall was due to the services sector of the UK economy. Since Thursday's...

Little effect on exchange rates – 30th January 2017

Little effect on exchange rates - 30th January 2017 Teresa May's visits to the US and Turkey and the President Trump's travel ban on Muslim countries have had very little effect on exchange rates. In the Far East this morning the first reaction to Mr Trump's travel...

Weekly UK Currency Update

Theresa May’s Speech Provides Boost for Pound Euro (GBP EUR) The Pound Euro (GBP EUR) exchange rate spiked this afternoon as investor 'Brexit' uncertainty was alleviated by Theresa May’s speech. The PM confirmed what had been widely predicted for months, that the UK government would not be...