A speculative attack on a currency occurs when ‘investors’ believe that the value of a currency is over-valued and therefore, they sell that currency in anticipation of it falling and buy another currency (e.g. sell their holdings of Pound Sterling and buy Euros). EUR traders may benefit from the upcoming strength in the single currency to take advantage of lower GBP rates as the EUR/GBP exchange rate edges higher. The GBP/EUR exchange rate is forecast at 1.15 by the end of Q1, 1.1360 at the end of Q2 and at 1.12 by the end of Q3 and Q4. Stocks: Real-time U.S. stock quotes reflect trades reported through Nasdaq only; comprehensive quotes and volume reflect trading in all markets and are delayed at least 15 minutes. International British Pound See-Saws on Growing Speculation May to Step Down . Modified: Wednesday, 22 May 2019 18:10 BST The Pound-to-Euro exchange rate rallied to 1.1455 and the Pound-to-Dollar went as
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11 Dec 2019 After pushing to €1.1908, the pound tanked versus the euro late in sentiment survey index increased from -2.1 to a better than forecast 10.7. In the Euro-Sterling pair, the Euro is the base currency or the currency that you are buying, while the Pound is the quote currency, or the currency being sold. EUR/GBP shows traders how many Pounds are required to purchase a single Euro. So, if the price of the pair is 0.8900, this means that it costs £0.89 to buy €1. GBP/EUR has lost nearly a cent overnight, and yet the Euro is close to a two-year low against the US Dollar. This highlights how fragile the Pound actually is. During unpredictable times, you may wish to be in contact with a currency specialist who can provide the latest currency updates. EUR/GBP rate equal to 0.860 at 2019-10-21 (today's range: 0.858 - 0.865). Based on our forecasts, a long-term increase is expected, the Forex rate prognosis for 2024-10-19 is 0.882. With a 5-year investment, the revenue is expected to be around +2.59%. Your current $100 investment may be up to $102.59 in 2024. Pound euro sinks on speculation Brexit trade talks will be ‘very difficult’ (Image: Getty) Mr Barnier also highlighted the growing concerns that the UK could renege on its Brexit pledges to Despite this though, the Euro to Pound Sterling (EUR/GBP) exchange rate has risen due to fresh concerns about the direction of the Brexit process. Pound/Euro forecast – Pound surges on Interest Rate speculation The UK has been basking in glorious sunshine this week, and the sun has also been shining on the Pound, with further indications the UK economy is going from strength to strength, and hints that interest rates may rise this year.
Despite this though, the Euro to Pound Sterling (EUR/GBP) exchange rate has risen due to fresh concerns about the direction of the Brexit process.
Next article GBP/EUR: Brexit Speculation Sends Pound To 4 Month High vs Euro. Fiona Cincotta. Editor - Senior Financial Market Analyst Through over a decade’s experience analysing and reporting on global currency markets, Fiona has a gained a deep understanding of the fundamental drivers of currencies. She is regularly quoted by international BoE officials dampen interest rate speculation The pound to US dollar rate achieved its best weekly result since October, before beginning today above the 1.31 benchmark for the first time since early February. Contrasting central bank monetary policy strategies propelled it forward after the Federal Reserve slashed interest rates in an unscheduled move to shield … April 16, 2018 - Written by John Cameron. STORY LINK Pound Euro (GBP/EUR) Exchange Rate Strengthened by BoE Rate Speculation. The Pound Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate is trending higher today as markets focus on upcoming UK data and its possible impact on the Bank of England’s (BoE) monetary policy. George Soros is said to have made £1 billion profit through short selling the Pound Sterling, just before the devaluation of 1992. Speculation in a Semi-Fixed Exchange Rate. Speculation is most likely to occur in a semi-fixed exchange rate, where a government is committed to keeping the value of a currency at a particular level. What key Brexit events could affect the pound in the future? The value of the pound is set to continue to rise and fall as Brexit negotiations proceed forward throughout 2020. All events that lead to increased uncertainty, changes to investor confidence and financial speculation will have some impact on the value of the pound. The Euro-to-Dollar rate closed its worst week since the election of President Donald Trump on Friday after suffering a more-than 2% loss but it's tipped by multiple analysts to outperform in the