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Pound Falls Against Dollar for Second Session on Dovish BoE Speeches

The Sterling pound fell against the resurgent dollar on February’s last trading day as institutional money managers rebalanced their portfolios to close the month. The GBP/USD currency pair fell for the second consecutive day as the dollar surged higher amid concerns that too much stimulus could be bad for the British economy.

Pound Inches Higher Against Dollar on Positive UK Macro Outlook

The Sterling pound inched higher against the dollar fueled by the positive the fast rollout of the coronavirus vaccine in the country as compared to its peers. The GBP/USD currency pair’s rally was also fueled by investor optimism about Britain’s economic recovery since the government might ease restrictions earlier than expected.

Pound Falls Against Strong Dollar, Later Recovers on BoE Rate Decision

The Sterling pound today fell against the much stronger dollar in the first half of the day’s session driven by the predominantly risk-off market sentiment. The GBP/USD currency pair recouped all its losses and turned positive after the Bank of England announced its hawkish interest rate decision.

GBP/USD Rises Amid Higher-Than-Expected Inflation, Aggressive Vaccinations

The British pound sterling rose against its major currency peers amid higher-than-expected inflation to cap off 2020 in the United Kingdom. Across the board, the cost of living was higher in December, leading to speculation that this could be the start of soaring price inflation in the aftermath of billions in fiscal and monetary stimulus and relief. But how much of an impact will this have on the pound?

Pound Firms as BoE Members Comment on Negative Interest Rates

The Great Britain pound rallied today, trading as the strongest major currency on the Forex market. Analysts explained the rally by comments from central bank’s officials regarding the outlook for negative interest rates.

Pound Falls Against Dollar As UK Lockdown Seen Lasting Up to Easter

The Sterling pound today fell against the dollar after initially inching higher when it became clear that the UK coronavirus lockdown could stretch up to Easter. The GBP/USD currency pair fell as market sentiment towards the pair shifted to bearish, causing a major selloff despite the relatively weak dollar.

Pound Crashes Against Dollar As No-Deal Brexit Appears Imminent

The Sterling pound today plunged against the dollar after both EU and UK leaders said that the possibility of a no-deal Brexit was quite high at the moment. The GBP/USD currency pair fell on the reports given that many investors were hoping that the EU and UK would agree to a compromise deal.

Pound Rallies to 12-Week Highs on AstraZeneca Vaccine, UK PMIs

The sterling pound today surged to 12-week highs against the dollar boosted by news of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine given that its a British/Swedish company. The GBP/USD currency pair later trimmed its gains after the dollar surged to new multi-month highs on upbeat US Flash PMIs released by Markit Economics.

Pound Rallies Against Dollar on £150Bln Bank of England Stimulus

The sterling pound today rallied against the dollar after the Bank of England decided to expand its quantitative easing programme by more than expected. The dollar’s overall weakness also boosted the GBP/USD currency pair’s rally as vote-counting in the US Presidential elections showed Biden maintaining his lead.

Sterling Rallies Against Dollar on Brexit Optimism and UK GDP

The Sterling pound today rallied against the weak dollar ignoring the uncertainty surrounding the Brexit talks as investor sentiment remained decidedly bullish. The GBP/USD currency pair today extended its rally for the third consecutive day driven by the greenback’s overall weakness and positive UK macro reports.

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