The Great Britain pound has started the week on soft note but recovered as of now, gaining against other major peers. The currency demonstrated especially big gains against the Japanese yen.
April 24th, 2015 at 12:45
The Great Britain pound rallied against its major peers today, extending the upward move that has started at the beginning of the last week. The currency rose even though yesterday’s economic data from the United Kingdom was rather negative.
April 22nd, 2015 at 21:05
The Great Britain pound was exceptionally strong on Wednesday after the release of the Bank of England policy minutes. The report was considered to be more hawkish than markets were counting on, leading to a surge of the sterling against other currencies.
April 14th, 2015 at 10:51
The Great Britain pound fell today following the release of inflation data from the United Kingdom. The report showed that UK consumer prices remained flat during the previous month.
April 14th, 2015 at 1:25
The Great Britain pound rallied on Monday but retreated a bit against the euro and Japanese yen today. At the same time, the currency retained its gains versus the US dollar with the help of a positive retail sales report.
April 10th, 2015 at 19:15
The Great Britain pound fell today, touching the lowest level since June 2010 against the US dollar, as underwhelming economic data from the United Kingdom added to the downside pressure on the currency.
April 10th, 2015 at 2:04
The Great Britain pound sank yesterday after the Bank of England made no changes to its monetary policy and UK economic data came out mixed. While the sterling erased its losses versus the euro today, the currency retained its weakness versus the US dollar and the Japanese yen.
March 31st, 2015 at 16:03
The Great Britain pound was lifted by the positive revision to UK gross domestic product. With little positive news for the currency lately, it was enough to help the sterling gain even on the strong dollar, let alone on the very vulnerable euro.
March 26th, 2015 at 11:23
The Great Britain pound rallied against the US dollar today as UK retail sales exceeded analysts’ expectations. The sterling’s performance against other currencies was not so good, and Britain’s currency touched the lowest level in almost two months against the Japanese yen.
March 24th, 2015 at 11:49
The Great Britain pound dropped after an official report showed that consumer prices in the United Kingdom were unchanged from the previous year. The data weighed on the currency, sending it into the second consecutive daily decline.