The Great Britain pound fell against some of its major counterparts today as economic growth of the United Kingdom disappointed market participants. Surprisingly enough, the sterling was able to gain on the US dollar.
January 27th, 2015 at 14:35
January 23rd, 2015 at 12:48
The euro jumped to the highest level since February 2008 against the euro today with the help of surprisingly good retail sales in the United Kingdom as well as yesterday’s monetary policy announcement from the European Central Bank. At the same time, the sterling dropped to the lowest level since July 2013 versus the US dollar.
January 21st, 2015 at 14:49
The Great Britain pound sank today after the Bank of England released minutes of its latest policy meeting, revealing that voting for stable interest rates was unanimous.
January 08th, 2015 at 16:46
The Great Britain pound rallied today following a positive report about house prices and the monetary policy decision made by the Bank of England. The currency dropped to the lowest level since July 2013 against the US dollar intraday but bounced to the opening level as of now.
January 06th, 2015 at 17:40
The Great Britain pound dropped today, reaching a new low versus the US dollar, as the UK services sector demonstrated weakest growth in more than a year and a half.
January 02nd, 2015 at 14:07
The Great Britain pound sank today, reaching the lowest level since August 2013 against the US dollar, as UK manufacturing slowed unexpectedly by the end of the year. The data suggested that the nation’s central bank will not be in a hurry to start raising interest rates.
December 30th, 2014 at 12:07
The Great Britain pound gained today against the US dollar on the back of relatively positive housing data. Gains were limited though, and the currency dropped versus the Japanese yen.
December 17th, 2014 at 6:15
The Great Britain pound was mixed today following yesterday’s surprisingly strong performance. The sterling was resilient during the previous trading session even though macroeconomic data from the United Kingdom was disappointing.
December 15th, 2014 at 12:08
The Great Britain pound declined today as house prices demonstrated a record drop this month. The unfavorable data added to concerns that Britain’s economic recovery is struggling.
December 04th, 2014 at 12:53
The Great Britain pound fell a little today after the Bank of England kept its monetary policy stable. Now Forex traders wait for a policy decision from the European Central Bank.