GBPUSD
British Pound / US Dollar

The market is opened (08 Feb 08:19 UTC +2)
Current price
1.20479
0.00235
0.20
Opening
1.20244
Daily range 0.00
1.20090 — 1.20479

News GBPUSD

Forex and Energy Events for December 22, 2022

On the agenda are US and UK GDP; consumer spending inflation, applications for unemployment benefits and auctions for the placement of US bills; Japanese investments; unemployment in Norway; retail sales in Sweden, as well as natural gas reserves in the United States.

21 December 2022
NBF: Pressure on the dollar is likely to continue despite hawkish comments from the Fed

The Federal Reserve (Fed) refrained from softening its forward guidance. But markets doubt that the central bank will strictly adhere to the previously announced plan. Therefore, the U.S. dollar is expected to decline. This is reported by Stephane Marion, Chief Economist and Strategist of the National Bank of Canada.

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
Forex Events for December 21, 2022

The focus is on inflation in Canada, the US secondary housing market, the trade balance of New Zealand, public sector lending in the UK and consumer confidence in the US and Germany.

20 December 2022
Forecasts GBPUSD
GBP/USD is testing the uptrend
26 December 2022 122
FXStreet: GBPUSD attempts to regain above 1.22
21 December 2022 86
Bloomberg: Pound sterling remains under pressure after central banks’ decisions
20 December 2022 72

Event announcement GBPUSD

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GBPUSD economy

United Kingdom

United States

Central Bank interest rate
4%
Change: +0.5%
4.75%
Change: +0.25%
Gross domestic product
0.1%
Change: -0.4%
2.9%
Change: -0.3%
Unemployment rate
3.7%
Without changes
3.4%
Change: -0.1%
Retail sales
-1%
Change: -0.5%
-1.1%
Change: -0.1%
Trade balance
-15.62B
Change: -1.14B
$-67.4B
Change: $-6.4B
Inflation
10.5%
Change: -0.2%
0.3%
Change: +0.1%
Business confidence
47
Change: +0.3
47.4
Change: -1

Currency rate effect

Positive, leads to growth
Negative, leads to decrease
Neutral, no effect

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