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Will GBPCHF keep rising?

Will GBPCHF keep rising?

Will the pound continue to rise against the Franc is a very valid question owing to the recent improvements we have seen on the GBPCHF pairing, we have very recently moved to a level that is close to the best rates to buy Francs since the Referendum in 2016! We are currently only a cent off this impressive and improved level, if you have a transfer to make buying or selling Francs there is important data this week which could move the market for you. GBPCHF has found itself above 1.30 now on more than one occasion which considering the rate was previously heading below

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Will GBPCHF remain above 1.30?

Will GBPCHF remain above 1.30?

GBPCHF has has a very volatile few weeks, principally as a result of the latest UK interest rate decision which has seen some big shifts on the exchange rate. Most clients looking to buy and sell the Franc for pound have tried to capitalise on the favourable swings we have seen before and after the result. Risk sentiment and attitudes towards the global economy remain a driver on the GBPCHF which despite sterling’s weakness since yesterday, remains at some of the best levels since before the Referendum. The pound will now remain at the mercy of the latest negotiations on Brexit with the rise and

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Swissie holds longer term value for GBPCHF exchanges

Swissie holds longer term value for GBPCHF exchanges

The Swiss Franc remains strong against sterling, partly in response to the Austrian elections which have seen more far right, populist parties take share away from more conservative parties. The Franc is also strong as global uncertainties remain over North Korea and whilst sterling has fought back some ground lately, the longer term prospect for the pound remain worse than the Francs. With interest rates in the Eurozone remaining negative it is expected as the European Central Bank (ECB) look to taper their QE program and longer term raise their base rate, the Swiss Franc will too rise with it. Overall there is a belief

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Will GBPCHF rise above 1.30?

Will GBPCHF rise above 1.30?

The pound to Franc rate has risen above 1.30 lately as expectations on the pound to rise increase and risk appetite slides. With the potentially extremely volatile North Korean situation reducing in volatility investors have been withdrawing their holdings of Francs which has seen the currency weaker. The pound had risen as the belief of a trade deal for the UK increased and investors fought to get behind the pound. There is still plenty of possible weakness ahead for the pound, principally as a result of the Brexit and if the UK fails to raise interest rates next month. This for me would suggest that

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Will the pound rise further against the Franc? Will North Korea spring back to life?

Will the pound rise further against the Franc? Will North Korea spring back to life?

The pound to Swiss Franc rate has been rather volatile lately for all number of reasons, namely the movements on sterling relating to the prospect of

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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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Will the Pound continue to fall versus the Swiss Franc? (Joseph Wright)

Will the Pound continue to fall versus the Swiss Franc? (Joseph Wright)

Since August begun the appetite for risk has lessened within global financial markets, and this has unsurprisingly resulted in CHF strength. When compared with the Pound

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Pound loses almost a cent and half after BoE comments, will Sterling continue to struggle this year? (Joseph Wright)

Pound loses almost a cent and half after BoE comments, will Sterling continue to struggle this year? (Joseph Wright)

Sterling tumbled against most major currency pairs today, and especially against safe haven currencies such as the Swiss Franc. The Pound dipped as soon as it

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What can we expect for the GBPCHF exchange rate?

What can we expect for the GBPCHF exchange rate?

The pound has been the main driver on this currency pairing as the uncertainty over the UK election persists. Whilst the Theresa May and DUP (Democratic

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Swiss Franc remains strong (Dayle Littlejohn)

Swiss Franc remains strong (Dayle Littlejohn)

In the past many of my clients that are not experienced within the currency markets have asked why the Swiss Franc is incredibly strong against all

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