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

Pound hits best level to buy Swiss Francs since May (Tom Holian)
September 16
18:23 2017

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 which she will talk about the UK ‘leaving the EU but not leaving Europe.

Therefore, we could see a very busy end to next week for Sterling exchange rates so if you’re concerned about what may happen to GBPCHF exchange rates then it may be worth getting something organised prior to the end of the week as the markets could be very different depending on the reaction.

If you have a currency exchange to carry out in the coming days, weeks or months then you are more than welcome to speak with me directly as I will be more than happy to help you both with trying to time a transaction and getting you the top market rate when you do come to buy your currency.

A small improvement in a rate of exchange can make a huge difference so for the sake of taking two minutes to email me you may find you save yourself hundreds if not thousands of Pounds. You can email me (Tom Holian) on and I will endeavour to get back to you as soon as I can.

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