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BOE delivers a "dovish" 75bps hike
The BoE’s decision comes hot on the heels of the FOMC meeting the day before
Gold shines as yields plunge on BoE intervention
BoE will temporarily carry out purchases of long-dated UK government bonds at an “urgent pace,” and on “whatever scale” necessary to restore orderly market conditions.
GBP/USD: BoE intervention unlikely to help pound
BoE is attempting to soothe investor nerves after they were spooked by last week’s mini budget.
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BoE’s grim forecasts weigh on pound
…But there’s hope for GBP/USD bulls – the dollar and bond yields are weakening again.
BoE risks losing credibility after 25bp hike
The 25-basis-point hike was priced in but failure to surprise… is a surprise in this week of central bank surprises
BoE Preview: MPC won’t deviate much from recent hawkish path
The Bank of England looks set to hike rates by 0.25%, but how will this impact the pound?
European Open: BOE’s tone to make or break hopes of February hike
Thanks to ‘Plan B” in the UK there is little hope for BOE to hike rates today. And the pound’s reaction is likely to be around the perceived odds of a hike in February.
GBP/USD near year-to-date lows amidst worst week since August
It’s clear that GBP/USD bears have the upper hand in the short term...
BoE Action As London Looks Down The Barrel To A Lock Down
BoE to the rescue ahead of London lock down
BoE surprise cut boosts FTSE
The Bank of England surprised the markets by cutting interest rates by 50 basis points, trying to shelter the UK economy from economic damage that could be inflicted by the spread of the coronavirus.
EUR/GBP Could Reach Near .9000
Due to the inequality of the cuts, GBP should move lower at a faster pace than the Euro.
Same Old Trading for GBP/USD after Brexit
Today officials from both sides began laying out the groundwork for a new agreement
Week Ahead: Coronavirus Continues to Remain Market Focus
Coronavirus Continues to Remain Market Focus
Will the BoE cut rates?
This is set to be one of the closest interest rate decisions of recent years
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BREXIT: Hints of Clarity as the UK Enters an 11-Month Transition Period
Market reactions to Brexit are likely to play out over a more extended timeframe...
Week Ahead: Coronavirus, FOMC, BOE, and Brexit
On the opening next week, the focus will likely continue to be the Coronavirus.
EUR/GBP: Brexit and BOE and Bears, Oh My!
Friday’s UK PMI report has the potential to tip the scales and lead to an explosive move in the pound...
GBP/USD at Key 1.3000 before Employment Data
This could be the last straw for the MPC if the data is worse.
EUR/GBP May Be Vulnerable with UK Retail Sales, ECB and BOE on Tap
A weak UK retail sales report could be a near-term catalyst to take EUR/GBP back toward the bottom of its range near 0.8460
Sterling Lower on Economic Data
For today’s most important data releases, the outcome was even worse than expected.