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Swiss Franc at 2 month high vs the Pound

Swiss Franc at 2 month high vs the Pound

The Pound has fallen to its lowest level to buy Swiss Francs in two months as the Pound continues to struggle after the Bank of England’s decision to keep interest rates on hold for the foreseeable future. About a month ago the Swiss Franc started coming under pressure against a number of different currencies after the Swiss National Bank got rid of the cap that it had previously put in place to stop the CHF from being too strong. Many expected that the Swiss Franc may have weakened against a number of currencies but in the end it actually strengthened against the Euro by over

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GBPCHF rates slide on UK news and global risk events!

GBPCHF rates slide on UK news and global risk events!

The pound to Swiss Franc exchange rates has slipped to some of the lower levels in two months as concerns over the Italian political situation fuels a shift into safer haven assets like the Swiss Franc. We have also had a reduction in the interest rate forecast for the UK which is removing pressure on the Bank of England to raise interest rates and seeing the pound slightly softer. The longer-term direction for the pound to CHF rate could be towards a higher level as confidence grows over the UK’s future relations with the EU and risk appetite returns for investors, triggering a reduction in

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Will next months vote create volatility for the Swiss Franc?

Will next months vote create volatility for the Swiss Franc?

Next month on the 10th of June there will be a key vote in Switzerland. It’s being labelled as ‘Vollgeld’ and it pertains to whether the Swiss want to reform their monetary system in an unprecedented way. There hasn’t been much talk of this Referendum in the economic world outside of Switzerland because a ‘Yes’ vote is apparently highly unlikely. I guess there are parallels with the Brexit vote which few expected, so I wouldn’t rule out a major move for CHF exchange rates should there be a shock decision. If there is a Yes vote there will be a lot of uncertainty, and I

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Swiss Franc starts to claw back ground as investors take a shine to the safe haven currency again

Swiss Franc starts to claw back ground as investors take a shine to the safe haven currency again

The Swiss franc has been one of the poorest performers of all major currencies so far in 2018, losing roughly 5% of value against the Dollar

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Swiss Franc to have a positive end to the week vs the Pound

Swiss Franc to have a positive end to the week vs the Pound

The Pound has remained fairly range bound against the Swiss Franc during the last couple of weeks as the markets appear to adopting a wait and

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Will the SNB raise interest rates?

Will the SNB raise interest rates?

The Swiss National Bank (SNB) could be moving forward in their process of raising interest rates according to current reports with the previous Q4 2019 hike predicted

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Poor 2018 for Swiss Franc so far, will the downward trend continue? (Joseph Wright)

Poor 2018 for Swiss Franc so far, will the downward trend continue? (Joseph Wright)

A quick glance at a chart showing the Swiss Franc’s performance this year makes for simple reading, as the trend is generally downward against all major

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Bank of England set to influence Sterling Swiss Franc Rates

Bank of England set to influence Sterling Swiss Franc Rates

The most eagerly anticipated data release is due today with the Bank of England due to hold their latest monetary policy decision at lunchtime today. Up

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What will move Swiss Franc exchange rates?

What will move Swiss Franc exchange rates?

The Swiss Franc is always susceptible to global attitudes to risk, as a safe haven currency it will rise and fall in value according to global

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What’s behind the CHF weakness, and will it continue?

What’s behind the CHF weakness, and will it continue?

The Swiss Franc has been one of the biggest losers during today’s trading session, leading losses out of the G7 countries and there retrospective currencies. Despite

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