Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling ‘jumps’ after unexpected positive UK wage data

The pound to euro exchange rate is currently 1.1398 according to Bloomberg figures this morning. A move so close to 1.14 returns sterling to figures seen last week. And happily, the boost to GBP is thanks to positive data showing strong wage growth in the UK. TorFX currency analyst Laura Parsons explained: “The pound jumped […]

Colliding stars or alien solar sails? Detection rate of mysterious space signals doubles

The detection of incredibly powerful signals from deep in space has increased dramatically and the mysterious radio waves are now closer and brighter than ever before. The phenomena, known as ‘fast radio bursts’, have puzzled scientists since their discovery more than a decade ago and now Australian researchers have announced, in a study published in […]

‘The Fed has gone crazy’: Trump rails against Federal Reserve over rate hikes amid market plunge

Drew Angerer/Getty Images President Donald Trump said he believes “the Fed has gone crazy” amid recent interest rate hikes. Trump’s statement comes after stocks plunged on Wednesday. The Nasdaq Composite index and the Dow Jones dropped more than 4% and 800 points respectively. The Fed is expected to raise interest rate through the end of 2018 […]

Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling holds onto ‘previous gains’ as Brexit optimism grows

The pound has retained the high levels its been trading at all week and creeped up even further. The growth comes despite new UK construction and manufacturing production data proving disappointing. Optimism regarding a Brexit deal should serve to keep the pound buoyant, said experts. The pound is currently trading at €1.144 against the euro, […]

Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling soars to hit highest levels since July

The pound has maintained the high levels it struck on Friday through the weekend and into today. The high rate is the best it’s been since July and there could be more growth to come, said experts. The pound is currently trading at €1.139 against the euro, according to Bloomberg. Laura Parsons, currency analyst at […]

Pound to euro exchange rate ‘jumps’ as Ireland back May’s Brexit customs union future

The pound has improved against the euro ahead of the weekend following a difficult start to the week. The exchange rate is currently €1.130, an improvement from yesterday’s figures of €1.127. TorFX currency analyst Laura Parsons spoke to Express.co.uk about Friday’s exchange rate. “The GBP/EUR exchange rate breached €1.130 on Thursday, climbing 0.3 per cent […]

Pound to euro exchange rate: Brexit fears keep sterling at a low

The pound has slumped at the start of the new week as it’s revealed the UK could be set to leave the European Union without a trade deal in March 2019. Consequently, sterling is now trading near last week’s lows following a fall over 1.28 per cent against the euro. Experts have warned that the […]

Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling has another 'bleak week' as Brexit fears surge

The pound fell last week following another warning about how a no-deal Brexit could harm the UK in the future. However, with new Eurozone data due to be released today, the pound to euro exchange rate could experience some movement, experts have said.  The pound is currently trading at €1.115 against the euro, according to Bloomberg. […]

Venezuela's Maduro announces new minimum wage, exchange rate tied to petro cryptocurrency

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has announced the plan to tie the national currency’s exchange rate to the state-launched cryptocurrency petro. The country’s new and increase minimum wage will also be anchored to the petro. Maduro said the petro would be valued at $ 60 or 3,600 sovereign bolivars after the redenomination planned for August 20 […]

What’s the Chinese Electric Car Startup Survival Rate? One Percent, An Investor Predicts

China has bit of a gambling problem when it comes to electric car manufacturers, though it should probably be referred to as a “gambling solution.” The country dumps vast sums of money into hundreds of EV startups, effectively hedging its bets by placing chips on absolutely everyone. With $ 15 billion already invested, the nation intends […]