Tag Archives: Canadian Dollar Forecast

Busy day expected for the Pound to Canadian Dollar rate tomorrow, what data should we look out for? (Joseph Wright)

The Canadian Dollar has gained almost 5 cents against the Pound over the past week after the Bank of Canada unexpectedly opted to raise interest rates yesterday and late last week it emerged the economy is growing at a much higher pace than expected. This comes at a time the Pound is under pressure after […]

Pound to Canadian Dollar rate getting closer to post-Brexit vote lows (Joseph Wright)

When compared with the Canadian Dollar, the Pound isn’t in as bad a position as it is when compared with the Euros for example. Since the Brexit vote last June the lowest the GBP/CAD rate has dropped is around 1.5850, and at the moment the Pound to Canadian Dollar rate is trading around 5-6 cents […]

Canadian Dollar continue to rise with increased business confidence (Joshua Privett)

The Canadian Dollar has strengthened heavily recently, reach 1 year highs against a floundering US Dollar and over a 4 month high against the Pound. The trend also seems set to continue, so Canadian Dollar buyers may be wise to look at getting their skates on. The view is that the Canadian economy is gathering […]

Sterling slips as weak inflation data puts a question mark over a Bank of England rate hike (Joseph Wright)

Those hoping the Pound would receive a boost this morning were left disappointed as this weeks key piece of economic data out of the UK failed to meet expectations. The data released this morning at 9.30am showed that the rate of Inflation has surprisingly dropped over the last month, and this has lowered the chances […]

Bank of Canada Boost Canadian Dollar, But Oil Raises Concerns (Ben Fletcher)

The Bank of Canada raising interest rates yesterday helped the GBP/CAD rate fall to a 3 month low. However there are some concerns that may suggest the decision might be premature. The central bank have acted before the inflation level in Canada reaches the targeted 2% and with a interest rate hike there may be […]

Sterling to Canadian Dollar exchange rates soften once more (Joshua Privett)

For anyone interested in the Canadian Dollar and holding Sterling, the battle to be the first to raise interest rates is on, with Sterling to Canadian Dollar rates softening as we head into the next Canadian interest rate decision in a couple of days. On July 12th the Bank of Canada will release their latest┬ádecision […]

Canadian Dollar forecast (Joshua Privett)

The Canadian Dollar has been rising against its currency counterparts recently following some impressively positive comments from the Bank of Canada. In some off the cuff comments with a German newspaper, Governor Stephen Poloz stated that he is much more forward looking when considering future monetary policy for Canada. This speaks a lot to markets […]

Pound to Canadian Dollar rate flat so far this week, will tomorrow bring movement between the pair? (Joseph Wright)

The Pound to Canadian Dollar exchange rate has been trading within thin volumes so far this week, with the pair ranging just half a cent throughout today’s trading session. The Pound is coming under pressure against many other currency pairs which some may consider as a sign of Canadian Dollar weakness. With the Pound losing […]

Volatile Week for Canadian Dollar as Oil Price Crashes (Ben Fletcher)

The cost of a barrel of oil hit a 7 month low this week causing the GBP/CAD rate to finish the week a percent higher than the middle of the week. Sterling has suffered earlier in the week as Bank of England Governor Mark Carney dampened hopes of an interest rate hike in the near […]

Pound to Canadian Dollar rates and the Queen’s speech (Joshua Privett)

Buying Canadian Dollar rates of exchange using the Pound have taken a hammering as of late due to positive news emerging from Canada, contrasting the prolonged and uncertain atmosphere in the UK. But after a week and a half of delays in announcing the new Government and its plans, this may be about to change. […]