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Pound hits best level to buy Swiss Francs since May (Tom Holian)

Pound hits best level to buy Swiss Francs since May (Tom Holian)

The Pound has hit its best rate to buy Swiss Francs since May after the Bank of England mentioned that they may be gearing up for an interest rate hike sooner than the market expects. During the announcement the Bank of England spoke about stronger than expected UK economic growth and combined with rising inflation as well as the strongest UK unemployment figures in over 30 years the ingredients could influence an interest rate hike in the next few months. At the end of next week on Friday Prime Minister Theresa May will be speaking in Florence to announce her plan for a post-Brexit Britain in

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Swiss Franc before Foundation Day in North Korea

Swiss Franc before Foundation Day in North Korea

The Swiss Franc is in a very strong position at the moment as global uncertainties continue to help drive the Franc higher. The heightened tensions between the US and North Korea are an obvious reason why there has been a flight to the safety of the Swiss Franc. The Franc could also see additional gains this weekend if there are any developments on the Korean peninsula. This Saturday is Foundation Day which is one of the most important days in the North Korean calendar. There is every chance that Kin Jong Un may look to demonstrate his nuclear capabilities especially after last week’s nuclear test.

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Sterling Finds Support Against the CHF (Matthew Vassallo)

Sterling Finds Support Against the CHF (Matthew Vassallo)

GBP/CHF are trading around 1.25 on the exchange, with the Pound finding some support during yesterday’s. Sterling received a received a boost, following a report that Switzerland’s economy grew at its slowest annual rate in nearly eight years. A slowdown in public spending and an increase in their trade deficit, put pressure on their export reliant economy and caused investor confidence in the CHF to wane. This in turn inadvertently boosted Sterling’s value, despite some poor data for the UK in form of the latest Services PMI figures. These came in at the lowest level in 11 years and would usually have added further pressure

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Swiss Franc to Pound rate getting closer to post-Brexit vote highs, will CHF become even more expensive? (Joseph Wright)

Swiss Franc to Pound rate getting closer to post-Brexit vote highs, will CHF become even more expensive? (Joseph Wright)

The best time to have converted Swiss Francs into Sterling over the past decade would have been around October of last year, when the fears surrounding

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Where next for the Swiss Franc? (Tom Holian)

Where next for the Swiss Franc? (Tom Holian)

Sterling vs the Swiss Franc has once again fallen during today’s trading session as the Pound has had another appalling day against all major currencies. The

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Could the Pound fall lower against the Swiss Franc? (Tom Holian)

Could the Pound fall lower against the Swiss Franc? (Tom Holian)

The fears caused by the Brexit vote continue to negatively affect Sterling exchange rates across the board. Indeed, this is no more evident than against the

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Will GBPCHF rise higher anytime soon?

Will GBPCHF rise higher anytime soon?

I did warn that this pair would more than likely continue to slide and so it appears to be the case. With the market focusing squarely

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GBP/CHF Forecast – Will the Pound Recover? (Matthew Vassallo)

GBP/CHF Forecast – Will the Pound Recover? (Matthew Vassallo)

The Pound has found a foothold against the CHF over the past week, with the pair settling around 1.24. This followed some heavy losses earlier this

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Sterling to Swiss Franc rate back to its 2017 starting point, how can I make the most of currency movement? (Joseph Wright)

Sterling to Swiss Franc rate back to its 2017 starting point, how can I make the most of currency movement? (Joseph Wright)

The Pound to Swiss Franc exchange rate has fallen back to its 2017 starting point levels. Despite currently trading around the 1.2450 mark the rate has

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Will GBPCHF rise or fall?

Will GBPCHF rise or fall?

The pound is looking like it could easily struggle further in the future and any clients looking to buy the Swiss Franc with pounds should be

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