GBPJPY
British pound / Japanese yen

The market is opened (08 Feb 10:01 UTC +2)
Current price
158.352
-1.067
-0.67
Opening
159.419
Daily range 1.00
157.735 — 159.534

News GBPJPY

Japan lowers factory output forecast due to China’s COVID-19 situation

According to the Cabinet Office's December economic report, Japan is going to keep a close eye on the factors such as the spread of COVID-19 in China, economic downturn risks, sharp price increases and supply issues.

22 December 2022
Yen surge ends, traders are digesting Bank of Japan’s abrupt policy move

The yen slightly weakened on Wednesday but retained its advance against the dollar seen in yesterday's session. Traders are still confused by the Bank of Japan’s policy tweak.

21 December 2022
UK Business Confidence posts strongest growth since April 2021

Business confidence in the UK grew at the fastest rate in 20 months. Lloyds Bank Plc's said its UK sentiment index rose from 10% in November to 17% in December.

21 December 2022
Economists say house prices in Great Britain are about to fall 10% or more next year

Due to increasing interest rates and deepening recession, the British property market is experiencing more and more stress. This sphere, which used to be prosperous during the pandemic, might face price decrease by 10% over the next year.

21 December 2022
Goldman Sachs: Bank of Japan to remove its negative rate next

The Bank of Japan's next move could be a reversal in its negative rate (-0.1%), as Goldman Sachs Group Inc. said. This step can be taken due to an unexpected widening of the government bond yield band (JGB).

21 December 2022
Forecasts GBPJPY
GBPJPY decline potential is not depleted yet
26 December 2022 56
GBPJPY neutral
Week of interest rate decisions! Trading on the news!
15 September 2022 154
Pound strengthened by British statistics
17 August 2022 163

Event announcement GBPJPY

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GBPJPY economy

United Kingdom

Japan

Central Bank interest rate
4%
Change: +0.5%
-0.1%
Without changes
Gross domestic product
0.1%
Change: -0.4%
-0.2%
Change: +0.1%
Unemployment rate
3.7%
Without changes
2.5%
Without changes
Retail sales
-1%
Change: -0.5%
3.8%
Change: +1.2%
Trade balance
-15.62B
Change: -1.14B
¥-1451.8B
Change: ¥+575.6B
Inflation
10.5%
Change: -0.2%
4.3%
Change: +0.3%
Business confidence
47
Change: +0.3
7
Change: -1

Currency rate effect

Positive, leads to growth
Negative, leads to decrease
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