GBP/USD News & Analysis

Recent GBP/USD Forex News

ECB Sets Up Possible Buy on Dip

The dovish ECB decision has opened a bearish reversal day in the Euro that could lead to a compelling buy entry. 

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The Purest form of Fundamentals

It isn't always easy to get a good handle on the market when you sometimes lo...

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Why Commodity FX was Bid While the Euro and Pound Held Up

Weird price action out there right now. Here's some insight that might help t...

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Structural Rumblings

Price action in EURUSD and GBPUSD over the past week has been significant and...

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A Week in Review

What a wild week and we are not even done. Here are some reflections. 

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A Little Bit of Everything

Charts, strategy, currency outlooks, indicator discussion and even some funda...

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Plenty of Action Right Now

Been busy trading this week with one trade exited for a nice profit and two n...

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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.