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GBP/USD – Pound Stems Slide as Construction PMI Beats Estimate

The pound has steadied in the Wednesday session, after recording sharp losses in the Wednesday session. In North American trade, GBP/USD is trading at 1.3603, down 0.07% on the day. On the release front, British Construction PMI improved to 52.5, above…
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USD Pares Gains Ahead of Fed Decision

Traders Look For Fourth Rate Hike Hint From Statement US futures are treading water ahead of the open on Wednesday, as investors await the monetary policy announcement from the Federal Reserve and earnings from 49 US companies. The interest rate…
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GBP/USD – Pound Stumbles to 4-Month Low as Manufacturing PMI Slips

The US dollar has steamrolled the British pound in the Tuesday session. In North American trade, the pair is trading at 1.3599, down 1.18% on the day. On the release front, British Manufacturing PMI fell to 53.9, well below the…
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Live FX Market Analysis – 1 May 2018 (Video)

Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam previews a busy week for financial markets which includes central bank announcements, big economic releases and more US companies reporting first quarter earnings. Craig also gives his live analysis on EURUSD (16:03), GBPUSD (18:47), EURGBP (21:10),…
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GBP/USD – British Pound Under Pressure as Rate Hike Could be Delayed

The British pound is down slightly in the Monday session, after recording sharp losses on Friday. In North American trade, the pair is trading at trading at 1.3765, down 0.13% on the day. On the release front, there are no British…
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GBP/USD – British Pound Halts Slide as UK Surprises With Budget Surplus

The British pound has steadied in the Tuesday session, after recording five consecutive losing sessions. In North American trade, GBP/USD is trading at 1.3975, up 0.25% on the day. On the release front, the UK posted a budget surplus of…
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BoE Hearing and Fed Minutes in Focus

US Futures Continue to Pare Last Week’s Gains US equity markets are expected to open in the red again on Wednesday, tracking losses in Europe as stocks continue to pare last week’s strong rebound. It’s been a relatively quiet start…
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FX Market Analysis – 20 February 2018 (Video)

Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam discusses this week’s key event risks, with the most notable being the UK jobs report and BoE inflation report hearing. Craig also gives his live analysis on EURUSD (11:04), GBPUSD (15:13), EURGBP (17:04), AUDUSD (18:36),…
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