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Pound Extends BoE Led Recovery By XTB - 14 hours ago

There’s been further gains seen in the pound as the market continues its recovery aided by the unexpectedly hawkish shift seen in the Bank of England announcement yesterday. The sharp move...

Fiona Cincotta
Vote Split At BoE Boosts Pound By Fiona Cincotta - Jun 21, 2018

As expected that Bank of England voted to keep rates on hold at 0.5%. Whilst low expectations saw the pound drop to a fresh year to date nadir prior to the BoE rate decision, an unexpected hawkish...

Craig Erlam
GBP Rallies On Hawkish BoE By Craig Erlam - Jun 21, 2018

Risk aversion remains on trade fears We’re continuing to see risk aversion in the markets on Thursday, as the trade spats between the US and others ramp up. The week started with the US and...

Hawkish Shift Boosts The Pound By XTB - Jun 21, 2018

The Bank of England have kept the official rate at 0.5% as was widely expected but an additional dissenter has caused the pound to spike higher. Chief economist Andy Haldane joined the 2 other hawks...

Arnaud Masset
SNB On The Dovish Side By Arnaud Masset - Jun 21, 2018

As broadly expected the Swiss National Bank maintained interest on sight deposits at -0.75% and the target for the three-month remains at between -1.25% and -0.25%. The central bank also reiterated...

Pound Hits 7-Month Low Ahead Of Key Commons Vote By XTB - Jun 20, 2018

There’s been more weakness seen in sterling this morning, with the pound falling to its lowest level since November against the US dollar as markets await what could prove to be a pivotal MP...

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