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GBP/CHF near year low as Swiss franc demand increases due to an increase in global tensions.
By Steve Eakins
GBP/CHF near 2 month high after fall in confidence in Switzerland.
Downgrade in global political tension make CHF cheaper to buy.
Improving global sentiment on Brexit, the US Government Shutdown and the US-China trade wars has caused the Swiss Franc to lose some of its edge against sterling.
Sterling strengthens against the Swiss Franc with potential Brexit developments.
GBPCHF could break out of range in the next 10 days
Global trade and political tensions push demand for the safe haven Swiss Franc
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By Ben Small
GBPCHF reaches near 4 month high
Political instability in Switzerland has resulted in weakness for the Swiss Franc. What's next for the GBPCHF exchange rate?
Comments from the Bank of England that further interest rate hikes are some way off leads to CHF strength.
The GBPCHF rate has fallen over the last 7 days, in a similar way as the Pound has against most major currencies.
The SNB's policy is now finally shows results with the Swiss Franc weakening recently.
Production Price Index figures for Switzerland are released on Monday next week, though not a key factor for exchange rates, an improvement is expected.
Next week we have the next business confidence figures, if they come out as expected and have improved we could see the Swiss Franc strengthen.