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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

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BoE’s dilemma

A 25-basis-point hike is priced in, but will the BoE deliver a surprise?

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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?

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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...

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EUR/GBP Could Reach Near .9000

Due to the inequality of the cuts, GBP should move lower at a faster pace than the Euro.

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Same Old Trading for GBP/USD after Brexit

Today officials from both sides began laying out the groundwork for a new agreement

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Will the BoE cut rates?

This is set to be one of the closest interest rate decisions of recent years

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January 29, 2020 06:17 AM
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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...

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Week Ahead: Coronavirus, FOMC, BOE, and Brexit

On the opening next week, the focus will likely continue to be the Coronavirus.

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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...

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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.

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Low blows and sterling lows

A torrid week in politics and dovish BoE comments are grim news for the pound

Market Brief: Flickers of optimism

European markets and U.S. futures are finding sufficient reasons to put aside political tremors, trade and Brexit uncertainty

BoE: A Dovish Turn Coming?

Will the BoE take a dovish turn as data weakens?

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September 19, 2019 01:53 AM

Sterling rates show ‘No-deal’ complacency remains

In terms of pound capitulation, perhaps the worst is yet to come

BoE instant reaction: muted

So, the BoE left rates and QE unchanged as widely expected, an in a unanimous vote. In the Quarterly Inflation Report, the Bank has made changes to inflation and growth forecasts, raising the former and lowering the latter.

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August 1, 2019 03:16 AM

BoE's Super Thursday looms

The BoE is almost certain to keep interest rates and QE unchanged at 0.75% and £435 billion, respectively. The vote on both fronts is expected to be unanimous. So, what matters for the markets will be the BoE’s forward guidance and any noticeable changes in inflation and growth forecasts.

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August 1, 2019 02:38 AM