Currencies British Pound


  • Dollar Reverses Course and Pound Steadies Friday, 15 Mar 2013 | 7:34 AM ET

    Wariness about inflation stalls the dollar rally and the Bank of England chief's comments steady the pound - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Trade of the Day: Buy Sterling Friday, 15 Mar 2013 | 5:31 AM ET
    Trade of the Day: Sterling

    How do you make money in these markets? Here is what some of the experts on CNBC have been saying to us.

  • Bank of England’s Culture Attacked

    Bank of England Governor Mervyn King said on Thursday that the central bank was not seeking any further fall in the level of sterling which now appeared to be fairly valued.

  • Dollar Index Pulls Back From 7-Month High Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 6:02 PM ET

    The dollar fell from a seven-month high against a basket of currencies on Thursday as some traders bet it may have rallied too quickly.

  • Dollar Index Hits 7-Month High on Strong US Retail Data Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 5:03 PM ET
    Are the Days of a Strong Japanese Yen Numbered?

    The dollar climbed to a seven-month high against a basket of currencies on Wednesday as robust U.S. retail sales data bolstered prospects for the world's largest economy.

  • The Dollar Gets a Boost From US Energy Boom Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 3:02 PM ET
    A worker monitors a series of heavy duty pressure pumps at a natural gas well.

    Growing U.S. energy independence combined with a recovering economy and foreign inflows are turning the dollar into a growth currency.

  • The Euro Nears a Breaking Point Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    The pound and the yen have been grabbing the headlines lately, but it may be time to look elsewhere for selling opportunities.

  • Vince Cable: Britain Lagging on Emerging Market Exports Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 12:16 PM ET
  • G4S Fights Back After ‘Very Tough’ Olympics Fiasco Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 2:57 AM ET
    Premium G4S CEO Neil Buckles

    The security fiasco at last year's Olympic Games was a "significant distraction" for G4S but its core business has managed to avoid any long-lasting damage to its reputation, Nick Buckles CEO at G4S told CNBC Wednesday.

  • Yen Gets a Breather From 3 1/2-Year Low Tuesday, 12 Mar 2013 | 5:02 PM ET
    The Game Changer Rocking the Yen

    The yen rose against the dollar for the first time in a week on Tuesday, rebounding from a 3 1/2-year low, as short and long-term investors opted to book profits.

  • Where the Dollar Will Rally the Most Tuesday, 12 Mar 2013 | 10:56 AM ET

    The brightening U.S. economy is lifting the dollar, but this expert says certain dollar trades will do better than others. Hint: look for central bank stimulus.

  • Yen Sinks, Pound Drops, and Aussie Gains Tuesday, 12 Mar 2013 | 8:01 AM ET

    Hints of possible early stimulus dent the yen, the weak U.K. economy hits the pound, and waning rate cut hopes lift the Aussie - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Dollar Maintains Strength on Brighter US Outlook Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 5:14 PM ET

    The dollar rose against the yen Monday, trading near a 3 1/2-year high set the previous session when strong U.S. jobs data spurred speculation the Federal Reserve could back away from its ultra-loose monetary policy.

  • Expert Sees More Weight on the Pound Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 5:01 PM ET
    London, England

    Technical indicators, downbeat economic reports, and the prospect of more central bank stimulus are all weighing on the British currency, this strategist says.

  • Sterling Is Still a Sell: FX Strategist Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 12:00 PM ET
    Sterling Is Still a Sell: FX Strategist

    David Bloom, global head of foreign exchange strategy at HSBC, expects the pound to fall a lot more.

  • Dollar Stays Aloft, and Aussie Falls Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 8:01 AM ET

    Strong jobs data keeps the dollar lifted, downbeat China reports dent the Aussie, and central bank worries hit the forint - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • What Weak Sterling Means for Oil Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 5:45 AM ET
    What Weak Sterling Means for Oil

    Michael Gurka, managing director, Spectrum Asset Management, discusses the impact a low British pound vs dollar could have on crude oil prices.

  • Buy Dollars, Wear Diamonds: Expert Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 2:20 AM ET
    Buy Dollars, Wear Diamonds: Expert

    Neil Looker, chief dealer institutional FX at City Index, tells CNBC that the jobs numbers released last week will help continue the trend towards the US Dollar.

  • The Biggest Currency Loser Sunday, 10 Mar 2013 | 2:31 PM ET

    Between the yen, the pound, and the euro, plenty of currencies are vying for the "ugliest currency" title. These strategists pick the winner.

  • Money In Motion Web Extra Friday, 8 Mar 2013 | 5:59 PM ET
    Money In Motion Web Extra

    The Reserve Bank of New Zealand's monetary policy statement will be released on March 13th. What to look for, with the Money In Motion traders.