GBPUSD=X - GBP/USD

CCY - CCY Delayed Price. Currency in USD
1.3212
+0.0006 (+0.0489%)
As of 2:27AM BST. Market open.
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Previous Close1.321
Open1.32
Bid1.321
Day's Range1.32 - 1.323
52 Week Range1.1995 - 1.3616
Ask1.321
  • Midday Forex Snapshot – October 18, 2017
    FX Empire12 hours ago

    Midday Forex Snapshot – October 18, 2017

    Euro/Dollar was moving South during most of the session, but some of the loss has been recovered in a late rise. Traded volume is extremely low and neutral sentiment of the traders is almost at an even balance. Bears had their chances during the downtrend, but the late rise was good news for bulls. Either … Continue reading Midday Forex Snapshot – October 18, 2017

  • New Record Levels Possible on Wall Street, US Futures Point to a Slightly Positive Open
    FX Empire13 hours ago

    New Record Levels Possible on Wall Street, US Futures Point to a Slightly Positive Open

    Wall Street may be ready for new record highs today. The Dow Jones Industrials is expected to resume its upwards pace upon opening. Tax reform and quarterly earnings continue to be a focus for investors. Average Earnings Index numbers from the U.K today showed an increase. Dow Jones Industrials to Set New Mark, Indexes Being … Continue reading New Record Levels Possible on Wall Street, US Futures Point to a Slightly Positive Open

  • The Pound’s Fate Depends on Politicians
    FX Empire15 hours ago

    The Pound’s Fate Depends on Politicians

    The Pound is doing well so far, but the third week of October may change a lot for the British currency. We’re talking not only about the statistical reports, a lot of which are going to be published this week. It’s also about the problems that are in slumber right now but may wake up … Continue reading The Pound’s Fate Depends on Politicians

  • Market Snapshot – Equity Markets Rampant as the EUR and GBP Soften
    FX Empire15 hours ago

    Market Snapshot – Equity Markets Rampant as the EUR and GBP Soften

    Dow Set to Break through 23,000 for a 2nd Consecutive Day The Dow was unable to hold on to 23,000 levels on Tuesday, while the Dow Mini is currently up 54 points as the markets look to take another run at a plus 23,000 close. European equities are in buoyant mood at the time of … Continue reading Market Snapshot – Equity Markets Rampant as the EUR and GBP Soften

  • Forex Trading Signals – October 18, 2017
    FX Empire16 hours ago

    Forex Trading Signals – October 18, 2017

    These are the Main Daily Trading Signals for Wednesday. Here’s how the technicals compare with the interbank at 8 AM GMT. Euro/Dollar sees 4 sell prompts on both its 1 and 4-hour charts, whereas the 24-hour scale turns neutral with 5 models, but the technicals are not confirmed by the interbank, which is bullish at … Continue reading Forex Trading Signals – October 18, 2017

  • Daily Market Forecast, October 18, 2017 – EUR/USD, Gold, Crude Oil, USD/JPY, GBP/USD
    FX Empire18 hours ago

    Daily Market Forecast, October 18, 2017 – EUR/USD, Gold, Crude Oil, USD/JPY, GBP/USD

    The Pound fell on Tuesday as remarks from Bank of England Governor Mark Carny affected the currency. The Euro has come off of lows but remains within its lower values. Gold has seen some buying early this morning. GBP/USD: Pound May Attract Speculators Bank of England Governor Mark Carney helped bring about a loss in … Continue reading Daily Market Forecast, October 18, 2017 – EUR/USD, Gold, Crude Oil, USD/JPY, GBP/USD

  • Wednesday Support and Resistance Levels – October 18, 2017
    FX Empire18 hours ago

    Wednesday Support and Resistance Levels – October 18, 2017

    Good morning, traders, the team brings you another Support and Resistance Level Report. Euro/Dollar currently has the closest levels of 1 1790 in resistance and 1 1750 in support. Standing near a 20 day moving average, R1 has found 7 matches, and R2 is a 50 day moving average with 4 models. Bollinger Upper Band … Continue reading Wednesday Support and Resistance Levels – October 18, 2017

  • UK Inflation at 5-Year High, Pound Falls on Carney’s Comments
    FX Empire19 hours ago

    UK Inflation at 5-Year High, Pound Falls on Carney’s Comments

    The likelihood of a rise in UK interest rates, for the first time in a decade, gained momentum on Tuesday as UK CPI edged up from 2.9% to 3.0% – its highest level since April 2012. Bank of England Governor Mark Carney did nothing to dispel a rate hike as he gave evidence to the UK Treasury … Continue reading UK Inflation at 5-Year High, Pound Falls on Carney’s Comments

  • GBP/USD Forecast October 18, 2017, Technical Analysis
    FX Empire21 hours ago

    GBP/USD Forecast October 18, 2017, Technical Analysis

    The GBP/USD pair fell during the session on Tuesday, reaching towards the 1.3175 level underneath. I think there is plenty of support there though, and I think we will probably bounce. The 1.3250 level above is resistance though, so I think if we can break above there and then the buyers will become a bit … Continue reading GBP/USD Forecast October 18, 2017, Technical Analysis

  • Day Ahead: Top 3 Things to Watch
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    Day Ahead: Top 3 Things to Watch

    Investing.com - Here’s a preview of the top 3 things that could rock markets tomorrow

  • Market Snapshot – Pound Has Its Day Out
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    Market Snapshot – Pound Has Its Day Out

    Pound Moves Lower The focus of the day was the pound as the market looked forward to the CPI inflation data and also the speech from Carney during the London session. The pound had been trading in a choppy manner over the last few days in anticipation of the loads of data that are scheduled … Continue reading Market Snapshot – Pound Has Its Day Out

  • Midday Forex Snapshot – October 17, 2017
    FX Empire2 days ago

    Midday Forex Snapshot – October 17, 2017

    Euro/Dollar has been trending slowly South and the pair has attracted just slightly more than half of the monthly average funds. The sentiment of the traders is neutral, 4% short. Bears have been in better positions, but both the passive trading and narrow price movement range suggest no major moves in funds are likely. The … Continue reading Midday Forex Snapshot – October 17, 2017

  • Technical Update For EUR/USD, GBP/USD, USD/JPY & AUD/USD: 17.10.2017
    FX Empire2 days ago

    Technical Update For EUR/USD, GBP/USD, USD/JPY & AUD/USD: 17.10.2017

    EUR/USD With a month-old downward slanting trend-line again restricting the EURUSD’s upside, the pair is likely to re-test 1.1745 and the 1.1715-10 supports. Though, the 1.1685-80 horizontal-region might confine its following downside, if not then the pair could plunge in a direction to 1.1660 and then to the 61.8% FE level of 1.1620. On the … Continue reading Technical Update For EUR/USD, GBP/USD, USD/JPY & AUD/USD: 17.10.2017

  • Forex Trading Signals – October 17, 2017
    FX Empire2 days ago

    Forex Trading Signals – October 17, 2017

    You’re watching the Main Daily Trading Signals for Tuesday. Here’s how technicals compare with interbank at 8 AM GMT. Euro/Dollar sees a mix of green and neutral models on its hourly chart. The mid-term scale sees 6 sell prompts, and the daily outlook turns neutral with 6 studies, matching the less than 15% long interbank. … Continue reading Forex Trading Signals – October 17, 2017

  • Iraqi Tensions Impact Oil Prices, UK Inflation at Highest Since 2012
    FX Empire2 days ago

    Iraqi Tensions Impact Oil Prices, UK Inflation at Highest Since 2012

    On Monday, Iraqi forces moved to take control of the city of Kirkuk that had been under control of a Kurdish faction since 2014 and had recently voted for independence in a referendum with Baghdad objections. Kirkuk is home to over 10% of Iraq’s oil reserves and the “takeover” brought concerns to the markets regarding … Continue reading Iraqi Tensions Impact Oil Prices, UK Inflation at Highest Since 2012

  • EUR/USD, AUD/USD, GBP/USD and USD/JPY Daily Outlook – October 17, 2017
    FX Empire2 days ago

    EUR/USD, AUD/USD, GBP/USD and USD/JPY Daily Outlook – October 17, 2017

    EUR/USD The pair was extremely volatile during the Monday’s trade session, initially gapping lower but found enough support near the 1.1780 level to bounce and break above the 1.18 level again. The volatility was largely due to a lot of noise going on the market and more importantly due to the election of a populist … Continue reading EUR/USD, AUD/USD, GBP/USD and USD/JPY Daily Outlook – October 17, 2017

  • Potential Implications of a US December Interest Rate Hike on Global Markets
    FX Empire2 days ago

    Potential Implications of a US December Interest Rate Hike on Global Markets

    The prospect of a December rate hike in the US will no doubt leave Forex traders on edge in the next few weeks. The US markets, however, seem unfazed by the looming December rate rise. They are still making their usual new record highs every week, especially after last Wednesday’s release of the Fed minutes … Continue reading Potential Implications of a US December Interest Rate Hike on Global Markets

  • Drama in Europe Overshadows Euro, Gold in Focus
    FX Empire2 days ago

    Drama in Europe Overshadows Euro, Gold in Focus

    Political Drama Grips the Euro The big news yesterday was Catalonia or, more accurately, Catalan President Charles Puigdemont’s response to Madrid’s independence deadline. Puigdemont’s inability to officially state whether his administration had declared independence from Spain saw the euro start the trading week under pressure, as the political drama prompted investors to shun the currency. … Continue reading Drama in Europe Overshadows Euro, Gold in Focus

  • Mark Carney Takes his Turn in the Spotlight, Asian Shares Gain
    FX Empire2 days ago

    Mark Carney Takes his Turn in the Spotlight, Asian Shares Gain

    Bank of England Governor Mark will speak today before the British Treasury. President Trump met with Senate leader Mitch McConnell yesterday to discuss tax reform. The National Congress of China begins tomorrow. Carney and Inflation Data Combine Today, Pound Volatility a Certainty Not only is Bank of Governor Mark Carney speaking later this morning, but … Continue reading Mark Carney Takes his Turn in the Spotlight, Asian Shares Gain

  • Tuesday Support and Resistance Levels – October 17, 2017
    FX Empire2 days ago

    Tuesday Support and Resistance Levels – October 17, 2017

    This is the Support and Resistance Level Report for Tuesday. Here’s how our in-house model tests out. Euro/Dollar has had a bearish start of the week, now trading between R1 of 1 1780 and S1 of 1 1750. Standing near a 20 day moving average, R2 sees 9 confirmations, and the lowest resistance line has … Continue reading Tuesday Support and Resistance Levels – October 17, 2017

  • Daily Market Forecast, October 17, 2017 – EUR/USD, Gold, Crude Oil, USD/JPY, GBP/USD
    FX Empire2 days ago

    Daily Market Forecast, October 17, 2017 – EUR/USD, Gold, Crude Oil, USD/JPY, GBP/USD

    Bank of England Governor Mark Carney will be speaking today and volatility is a certainty for the Pound as the BoE leader shares his insights. The Euro has lost value the past two trading sessions and may find speculators tempted to buy if they believe it has been oversold. GBP/USD: Moment of Truth Today The … Continue reading Daily Market Forecast, October 17, 2017 – EUR/USD, Gold, Crude Oil, USD/JPY, GBP/USD

  • GBP/USD Price Forecast October 17, 2017, Technical Analysis
    FX Empire2 days ago

    GBP/USD Price Forecast October 17, 2017, Technical Analysis

    The British pound has been volatile during the Monday session, dropping down to the 1.3250 level and then bouncing. That being said, I believe that the area that has been massively important in the past should continue to attract a lot of attention. I think at this point, the market will then try to break … Continue reading GBP/USD Price Forecast October 17, 2017, Technical Analysis

  • GBP/USD Daily Fundamental Forecast – October 17, 2017
    FX Empire2 days ago

    GBP/USD Daily Fundamental Forecast – October 17, 2017

    The GBPUSD pair had a brief look over the 1.3300 region during the course of trading yesterday but it has since weakened and moved lower mainly due to the fact that the dollar has picked up strength during this period. The pair did not seem to be much affected by the mixed data from the … Continue reading GBP/USD Daily Fundamental Forecast – October 17, 2017

  • Midday Forex Snapshot – October 16, 2017
    FX Empire2 days ago

    Midday Forex Snapshot – October 16, 2017

    Euro/Dollar has had a slow session – volatility is 38 pips and traded volume is extremely low. The sentiment of the traders is neutral, short positions are up by 5%. Both the narrow price movement range and the passive trading are limiting factors. Pound/Dollar has also traded in a narrow range, but this pair sees … Continue reading Midday Forex Snapshot – October 16, 2017

  • Speculative Conditions Expected for Pound
    FX Empire3 days ago

    Speculative Conditions Expected for Pound

    The Pound may prove to be the most volatile major currency this week. Bank of Governor Mark Carney will be speaking tomorrow to the British Treasury. Traders should expect volatile and speculative conditions the next twenty-four hours of trading for the Pound. Pound Traders Should Expect Hornet’s Nest The Pound could prove to be a … Continue reading Speculative Conditions Expected for Pound