The Bank of England provided no surprise to the Forex market at today’s meeting, keeping its monetary policy unchanged. The Great Britain pound gained on the Japanese yen after the news but was unable to beat the US dollar.
House Prices — News Archive
March 05th, 2015 at 14:01
February 12th, 2015 at 17:54
The New Zealand dollar was surprisingly strong during the current trading session even though macroeconomic news from the South Pacific nation was not good at all today.
February 10th, 2015 at 13:33
The Australian dollar continued to rally against the Japanese yen today following yesterday’s gains but fell against other major currencies including the US dollar. News from Australia itself was good but reports from China were disappointing.
January 29th, 2015 at 13:16
The Great Britain pound was mixed after today’s economic data from the United Kingdom. The currency was stable against the US dollar, fell versus the euro and rose versus the Japanese yen.
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.
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 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.
November 17th, 2014 at 20:22
The Great Britain pound fell against the US dollar during the current trading session as today’s data showed decline of UK house prices. The general risk-off market sentiment was not helping the currency to hold ground against the greenback though it allowed the sterling to outperform the euro.
October 20th, 2014 at 14:48
The Great Britain pound gained today as UK house prices were rising with accelerating pace this month, alleviating some fears that investors have had about Britain’s economy. Experts are still skeptical about the pound’s ability to keep rising, though.