Great British Pound Currency
Sterling skyrocketed towards the crucial $1.50 handle on the back of a poll showing Britons will vote to remain in the EU. London - The UK currency jumped as high as $1.4929 after polling agency Ipsos Mori published a poll conducted a day before the referendum which showed a 4%...
Brexit
Results from the UK's referendum on EU membership won't be official until Britons are having their first Friday cup of tea, but markets should move much earlier and so WBP Online has procured an exclusive online exit poll to give its users the first insight. London - Thursday night will...
City of London
Sterling is trading at highest level in 2016 above 1.48 against the US dollar, when it’s supposed to be at brink of a collapse if Britons decided to exit the EU. This seems to be contradictory for many traders sitting on the sidelines watching the polls, and probably asking what’s...
Oil Commodity
Oil prices were up slightly on Thursday, shrugging off a smaller-than-expected decline in U.S. stockpiles, as the market nervously awaited the result of Britain's "Brexit" vote. Trading has been choppy in the run up to Thursday's vote on whether Britain leaves or stays in the European Union (EU), although markets...
Asian Shares
Sterling rose and Asian stocks crept higher in cautious trade on Thursday though many investors sought shelter in safe-haven assets such as the yen and government debt as they braced for Britain's vote on its fate in the European Union. Sterling climbed to a six-month high against the dollar, cementing...
Japanese Yen
Bears look ready to strike again should sentiment deteriorate, with the pair failing to post any significant gains since Sunday, despite positive mood. London - Yesterday's greenback relief rally ended quickly and the pair was back in bearish territory on Wednesday, losing 0.3% on the day and trading around ¥104.45...
Great British Pound Currency
A sense of anxiety continues to loom over global markets with investor unease reaching new heights as the Brexit saga finally draws to an end with less than twenty four hours till vote day. Market sensitivity caused by the unknown impact that a Brexit would have on the global economy...
Euro Dollar Currency
The euro-dollar pair has been consolidating since Tuesday's sell-off, with no major data on the horizon today probably resulting in directionless trading. ondon - The EUR/USD pair ticked higher during the morning session on Wednesday and was 0.2% stronger, trading around $1.1260. The first of day of Federal Reserve (Fed) Chair...
Commodity-linked currencies are on the rise again on Wednesday and the USD/CAD pair was dropping toward an important support. Loonie - The Canadian dollar pushed to fresh daily highs against the US dollar on Wednesday, with the USD/CAD pair losing more than 0.3% and trading around C$1.2770 during the London...
EUROPE UK
Business leaders, executives, and public figures rush to support the 'Remain' camp just a day before the EU referendum polling stations open on Thursday. London - More than 1,280 top executives and directors at FTSE 100 companies signed a letter supporting Britain's membership of the European Union (EU). In the letter...