GBP/USD News & Analysis

Recent GBP/USD Forex News

Revisiting the GOLD Chart

We haven't looked at GOLD in quite some time. Here's some insight into the outlook for the yellow metal.

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Pound Goes Parabolic

We talked about selling GBPUSD up into the 1.3500 area and the short is in pl...

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The Long and Short of It

It's been wild out there and we've just initiated a fresh position. Here's a ...

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Another USDJPY Fake Out?

We opened the week with USDJPY catching the market off guard one way and we c...

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Short Term Down, Long Term Up

Quite the jump for the Pound on the back of the latest BOE decision. Here's h...

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US Dollar Has Some Pride

The beaten down Buck is doing what it can to put up a little fight in 2017.

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These Two Major Pairs

I've been taken with the price action in GBPUSD and USDJPY of late and here's...

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The British Pound with US Dollar (GBPUSD) currency pair is most active during European and North American hours. The GBPUSD rate is one of the four major currency pairs and is one of the most liquid markets in the world. This major pair is also known as ‘Cable.’

The nickname is rooted in history and, inspired by the transatlantic cable that stretched the Atlantic ocean so that the United States and Great Britain could communicate with one another. The US and UK economies are also amongst the strongest economies in the world, which makes this an attractive currency pair to trade.

The British Pound is actually the 4th most widely traded currency in the world behind the US Dollar, Euro and Japanese Yen.

The interactive live GBPUSD chart below shows the current price action. The recent GBPUSD analysis can be found below the chart.