House Prices — News Archive

    Archives

Sterling Pound Rallies As UK Govt Prepares for No-Deal Brexit

The Sterling pound today rallied against the dollar on positive investor sentiment before falling on Brexit jitters after comments from the Irish government. The GBP/USD currency pair later rallied even after the UK said that it was actively preparing for a no-deal Brexit scenario as the October 15 deadline approaches.

Chinese Yuan Extends Winning Streak, Tests 6.8 on Liquidity

The Chinese yuan is extending its winning streak against the US dollar to start the trading week, driven by a liquidity injection and a recovering economy. A slumping greenback further contributed to the yuan’s ascent, allowing the currency to soon test 6.8, which would be the first time since June 2019.

Sterling Pound Falls Against the Dollar on Dovish BoE Speeches

The Sterling pound today fell against the US dollar following dovish speeches from Bank of England policymakers regarding the British economy and monetary policy. The GBP/USD currency pair kept falling despite the release of weak US jobs data as markets interpreted the BoE’s willingness to take extra easing measures negatively.

Pound Rallies on UK Manufacturing PMI and Positive Sentiment

The British pound today rallied higher against the US dollar extending yesterday’s positive momentum boosted by Boris Johnson‘s promises of more spending to boost the UK economy. The weak dollar also raised the GBP/USD currency pair as investors reacted to news that a potential coronavirus vaccine had shown positive results in early clinical trials.

Pound Rallies Despite Housing Data and COVID-19, Tumbles on Brexit

The Sterling pound today ignored the adverse reports coming out of the UK to rally to new 3-month highs against the US dollar boosted by the upbeat investor sentiment. The GBP/USD currency pair ignored the weak housing data and posted gains as investors bought riskier assets and sold safe-haven ones.

Pound Rallies on Brexit Rumours Despite Weak UK Housing Data

The British pound today rallied higher against the US dollar on hopes that the UK and the Europen Union would reach a post-Brexit deal according to recent news headlines. The GBP/USD currency pair rallied to new monthly highs as investors dumped the dollar due to the ongoing violent demonstrations and the risks associated with the same.

Great Britain Pound Soft After Economic Data, PM Statement

The Great Britain pound rallied against the very weak commodity currencies but fell against majors today. The sterling was under pressure from extremely poor domestic macroeconomic data and Brexit worries but had some support from hopes for an end of the quarantine period.

AUD Extends Drop After RBA Policy Minutes, Poor Economic Data

The Australian dollar attempted to rally today after the release of monetary policy minutes from the Australian central bank and domestic macroeconomic data but failed and continued its crash to new multi-year lows. The outlook for another interest rate cut was not helping the Aussie either.

Pound Rallies on US Dollar Weakness and Coronavirus Headlines

The Sterling pound today rallied against the US dollar in a turn of events that saw the dollar lose ground against most of its peers. The GBP/USD rallied above the crucial 1.30 level as demand for the greenback weakened despite new coronavirus infections.

Chinese Yuan Gains As PBoC Cuts Rates, Hints at More Stimulus

The Chinese yuan is strengthening against the major currency rivals to kick off the trading week, buoyed by investors’ hopes that Beijing will launch additional fiscal and monetary stimulus to protect the economy from the Wuhan coronavirus fallout. Over the last two weeks, policymakers have unveiled economic measures to limit the damage from Covid-19, and financial markets have been ebullient over the announcements.

Navigation

Menu