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Has GBP/CHF seen its lowest levels now that Brexit is underway? (Joseph Wright)

Has GBP/CHF seen its lowest levels now that Brexit is underway? (Joseph Wright)

The Pound to Swiss Franc exchange rate has opened up flat this morning, trading at around the 1.2385 mark at the mid-market level. With the triggering of Article 50 yesterday many were under the impression that the Pound would fall further, but it appears that the Brexit and the fears/uncertainty surrounding it appear to have been priced into the Pounds current value. Since the unexpected Brexit vote the Pound has lost 15% against the Swiss Franc with its lowest level being hit in October last year. During this time the Pound fell below 1.20 as fears emerged that the UK would be going through a

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How will Article 50 affect the Franc?

How will Article 50 affect the Franc?

The pound has slipped from the recent highs of 1.24 and has slipped back into the 1.23’s. Most clients expect the rate to slip and personally, all of the uncertainty over the Brexit should lead to a stronger Franc since the Franc as a safe haven currency typically strengthens in a time of political and economic uncertainty. If you have a transfer to make then making some plans in advance is the best way forward to make sure you don’t get caught out by everything! GBPCHF could easily test the 1.20 level again in the coming hours as Article 50 is triggered. In my view

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Swiss Franc Strength in Run up to Article 50 (James Lovick)

Swiss Franc Strength in Run up to Article 50 (James Lovick)

The Swiss Franc continues to hold the higher ground as global uncertainty continues to dominate the markets. UBS Consumption Indicator is released tomorrow morning which should give some further clues to as the health of the Swiss economy. The numbers are important as the consumption is the most important component of Swiss Gross Domestic Product (GDP). A strong number this morning that signals a buoyant economy could help support the Swiss Franc further. Meanwhile as far as GBP CHF is concerned, Article 50 will be invoked tomorrow by UK Prime Minister Theresa May which will officially start the two year process for Britain to leave

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Pound to Swiss Franc exchange rates see nearly full cent improvement, will this last? (Joshua Privett)

Pound to Swiss Franc exchange rates see nearly full cent improvement, will this last? (Joshua Privett)

Well we’re moments away from the starting gun being fired to begin Brexit negotiations, but the rate is moving in the favour of anyone holding Sterling, meaning Pound to Swiss Franc rates of exchange have seen a net improvement today of almost a cent. Why the rally? Well the atmosphere surrounding the upcoming triggering of Article 50 has created is more positive than we have seen in the past. Furthermore, Article 50 is not being seen in the same vein as the Brexit vote itself last June, given the long expectation that the Article would be triggered before the end of March. Where is the positive tone coming

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How will the triggering of Article 50 effect GBP/CHF? (Daniel Johnson)

How will the triggering of Article 50 effect GBP/CHF? (Daniel Johnson)

Volatility Expected Article 50 is due to be invoked on Wednesday 29th March. Many believe that once the button is pushed we will see Sterling drop

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How will Article 50 impact Swiss Franc against Sterling? (Tom Holian)

How will Article 50 impact Swiss Franc against Sterling? (Tom Holian)

With just a few days to go before Article 50 is triggered the currency markets are waiting with baited breath for what may happen to the

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Pound to Swiss Franc rise halted by International Fears……

Pound to Swiss Franc rise halted by International Fears……

The pound to Swissie has risen above 1.24 after languishing in the 1.22’s for much of last week. This move higher has mainly been prompted by

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GBP CHF Before Article 50 is Invoked (James Lovick)

GBP CHF Before Article 50 is Invoked (James Lovick)

The Swiss Franc continues to remain incredibly strong as it maintains its status as a safe haven currency in these uncertain economic times globally. The Swiss

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Pound to Swiss Franc exchange move with Article 50 date announced (Joshua Privett)

Pound to Swiss Franc exchange move with Article 50 date announced (Joshua Privett)

Pound to Swiss Franc exchange rates had initially enjoyed a fairly buoyant beginning to the week, but these gains were eaten into with Theresa May’s Brexit

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Will GBPCHF rates rise or fall?

Will GBPCHF rates rise or fall?

The expectation is for the pound to push higher in the coming weeks as Article 50 is triggered but this might only be short-lived. If you

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