GBPUSD=X - GBP/USD

CCY - CCY Delayed Price. Currency in USD
1.31797
-0.00711 (-0.53641%)
As of 6:10PM BST. Market open.
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Previous Close1.325
Open1.325
Bid1.318
Day's Range1.315 - 1.329
52 Week Range1.19952 - 1.36158
Ask1.318
  • Technical Update For EUR/USD, GBP/USD, USD/JPY & AUD/USD: 17.10.2017
    FX Empire6 hours 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 Empire8 hours 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
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    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 Empire8 hours 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 Empire8 hours 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 Empire9 hours 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 Empire9 hours 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 Empire10 hours 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 Empire10 hours 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 Empire12 hours 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 Empire14 hours 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
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    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 Empireyesterday

    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

  • Forex Trading Signals – October 16, 2017
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    Forex Trading Signals – October 16, 2017

    Good morning, traders, the team is here with Monday’s Main Daily Trading Signals. Euro/Dollar sees 4 and 6 bearish models on its 1 and 4-hour charts, respectively. The 24-hour scale turns neutral with 5 models, in line with the less than 15% long interbank. The Cable has neutral models prevailing in the short-term. The mid-term … Continue reading Forex Trading Signals – October 16, 2017

  • EUR/USD, AUD/USD, GBP/USD and USD/JPY Daily Outlook – October 16, 2017
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    EUR/USD, AUD/USD, GBP/USD and USD/JPY Daily Outlook – October 16, 2017

    EUR/USD The pair was extremely volatile during the Friday’s session, initially drifting lower but shot higher later in the day towards the 1.19 level after the weak set of CPI data from the US hit the market. The break above 1.19 level will send this market higher towards the 1.20 level and above. Currently, the … Continue reading EUR/USD, AUD/USD, GBP/USD and USD/JPY Daily Outlook – October 16, 2017

  • Is the US Dollar Set to Rally?
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    Is the US Dollar Set to Rally?

    Over the past few months, the US Dollar (USD) has been exhibiting a change in character from its previous tone throughout the first half of 2017. In particular, the bearish downtrend that was in place through September 2017 may be at a turning point based upon recent price action coupled with underlying technical strength. Near-term … Continue reading Is the US Dollar Set to Rally?

  • Monday Support and Resistance Levels – October 16, 2017
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    Monday Support and Resistance Levels – October 16, 2017

    It’s a new trading week, and the team is back with another Support and Resistance Report. Euro/Dollar has the closest levels of 1 1820 in resistance and 1 1780 in support. R1 is a 20 day moving average with 7 studies, and R2 is a 50 day moving average with 5 models. R3 is confirmed … Continue reading Monday Support and Resistance Levels – October 16, 2017

  • Daily Market Forecast, October 16, 2017 – EUR/USD, Gold, Crude Oil, USD/JPY, GBP/USD
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    Daily Market Forecast, October 16, 2017 – EUR/USD, Gold, Crude Oil, USD/JPY, GBP/USD

    The Pound is certain to be a focal point in forex this week, as BoE Governor Mark Carney speaks tomorrow to the British Treasury. Gold remains near important resistance and Crude Oil has had geopolitical concerns emerge as the Kurdish independence question has sparked worries about oil production. GBP/USD: Carney Address Shadowing Pound The Pound … Continue reading Daily Market Forecast, October 16, 2017 – EUR/USD, Gold, Crude Oil, USD/JPY, GBP/USD

  • Asian Equities Move Forward, with Yellen Delivering Dollar Support
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    Asian Equities Move Forward, with Yellen Delivering Dollar Support

    Earlier in the Day: The markets responded to the softer than forecasted inflation figures and upbeat retail sales data out of the U.S, with Asian equities on the march through the session this morning, as sentiment towards the prospects of a December rate hike by the FED eased further, following the more dovish than expected … Continue reading Asian Equities Move Forward, with Yellen Delivering Dollar Support

  • The Pound Relies on Theresa May
    FX Empire2 days ago

    The Pound Relies on Theresa May

    The British Pound is recovering, but right now it’s hard to tell how fast the correction will be. There are still a lot of speculations around Theresa May, the British Prime Minister and the key player in the Brexit procedure, but not as many as earlier. The reason why the Pound plummeted last week was … Continue reading The Pound Relies on Theresa May

  • Weekly Forex Technical Analysis, Oct 16 – Oct 20, 2017
    FX Empire2 days ago

    Weekly Forex Technical Analysis, Oct 16 – Oct 20, 2017

    The US Dollar closed the previous weak lower on a weaker than expected consumer inflation report on Friday and the released minutes of the Fed on Wednesday. Currently, investors had priced in a roughly 83 percent probability of a rate increase in December. In the week ahead, investors will closely watch: China CPI on Monday at 2:30 GMT RBA Minutes … Continue reading Weekly Forex Technical Analysis, Oct 16 – Oct 20, 2017

  • GBP/USD Fundamental Analysis – week of October 16, 2017
    FX Empire3 days ago

    GBP/USD Fundamental Analysis – week of October 16, 2017

    The GBPUSD pair rose during the course of last week more due to the weakness in the dollar rather than any strength in the pound as such. In fact, there was nothing fundamental in the pound to drive it higher and it was all about the dollar over the last 2 weeks. We believe that … Continue reading GBP/USD Fundamental Analysis – week of October 16, 2017

  • GBP/USD forecast for the week of October 16, 2017, Technical Analysis
    FX Empire3 days ago

    GBP/USD forecast for the week of October 16, 2017, Technical Analysis

    The British pound rallied significantly during the week, bouncing from the uptrend line that you see on the weekly chart. The uptrend line intersected near the 1.30 level, so it makes perfect sense. We continue to have a lot of noise above at the 1.3650 level above, as it was where the market gapped after … Continue reading GBP/USD forecast for the week of October 16, 2017, Technical Analysis

  • Forex Trading Signals – October 13, 2017
    FX Empire4 days ago

    Forex Trading Signals – October 13, 2017

    You’re watching the Main Daily Trading Signals for Friday. Here’s how the technical studies line up with the interbank stance at 8 AM GMT. Euro/Dollar has an equal outlook for all three time ranges and that’s 4 neutrals. Interbank sentiment is bullish at 16% long. The Cable’s 1 and 4 hour charts are dominated by … Continue reading Forex Trading Signals – October 13, 2017

  • EUR/USD, AUD/USD, GBP/USD and USD/JPY Daily Outlook – October 13, 2017
    FX Empire4 days ago

    EUR/USD, AUD/USD, GBP/USD and USD/JPY Daily Outlook – October 13, 2017

    EUR/USD The pair consolidated on a downward direction on Thursday’s session after reaching the highs of the day at 1.880 level. This consolidation seems like a momentum-building exercise for the pair before moving further higher. The market is now well supported by 1.18 handle and the long-term view remains positive with the target of 1.21 and … Continue reading EUR/USD, AUD/USD, GBP/USD and USD/JPY Daily Outlook – October 13, 2017