British pound drops to a 3-month low

From Despite repeated parliamentary votes to rule out the prospect of the U.K. leaving the European Union without a deal in place to govern its relationship with the bloc, the revived threat of a "no-deal" Brexit put renewed pressure on the British pound Thursday.
NYSE:FXB May 16, 2019 6:14pm

British pound falls to a 20-month low on Brexit worries

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From Reuters: The pound slid to its weakest level in nearly 1-1/2 years against the dollar on Monday as British Prime Minister Theresa May postponed a parliamentary vote on her Brexit deal, rekindling doubts about U.K.'s departure from the European Union in March.
NYSE:FXB December 10, 2018 1:15pm

British Pound ETF Momentum Continues As Brexit Fears Fade

The infamous “Brexit” referendum vote occurred in June of 2016, and most everyone remembers the general panic and precipitous drop in the British Pound Sterling in the immediate days after these results.
NYSE:FXB April 27, 2017 12:20pm

Time To Get Bullish On The British Pound?

From Nilus Mattive: While I’m well-known for my focus on income-producing investments and retirement strategies, I DO look at many opportunities outside those lines on a regular basis — whether you’re talking about precious metals, speculative options trading, or even the currency markets.
NYSE:FXB April 25, 2017 10:37am

This Pound Sterling ETF Is Today’s Top Gainer

The CurrencyShares British Pound Sterling Trust (FXB) outperformed all other non-leveraged, non-inverse exchange traded products in the U.S. today on a dollar gain basis, producing a $2.04 (+1.72%) one-day return and outperforming the wider markets by a total of 2.07 percentage points.
NYSE:FXB January 17, 2017 5:25pm

Consider These ETFs As The British Pound Bounces

british-poundThe British Pound has recovered from recent lows, as evidenced by FXB (CurrencyShares British Pound Sterling Trust, Expense Ratio 0.40%, $316 million in AUM) rallying in the past couple sessions.
NYSE:FXB November 3, 2016 12:09pm

Flash Crash Sends British Pound to 31-Year Lows

British PoundThe British pound plunged to the lowest levels versus the U.S. dollar since 1985 today, as speculation runs rampant about what exactly caused the sudden and unexpected crash.
NYSE:FXB October 7, 2016 7:57am

Are British Pound ETFs Signaling Trouble Ahead? [Guggenheim CurrencyShares British, Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF]

british poundSweta Killa: The British currency has been on a roll this year and touched the highest level against the U.S. dollar in almost six years early this week. Most of the upside was driven by improving economic fundamentals and the prospect of interest rate hikes sooner than expected.
NYSE:FXB July 21, 2014 5:13pm

Play The Rising Pound With These ETFs [Guggenheim CurrencyShares British]

british poundSweta Killa: The year 2014 has so far been lucky for the British currency with the sterling emerging as one of the strong performers among the 10 developed-market currencies tracked by Bloomberg.
NYSE:FXB May 4, 2014 8:19pm

How To Play Currency ETFs In The Year Ahead

dollar etfCurrency markets saw an eventful 2013 with the dollar spiking, emerging markets currencies sliding, the yen setting multi-year lows every now and then and the Euro gaining and losing
NYSE:CYB January 12, 2014 10:42pm

Time To Buy The British Pound Sterling ETF?

british poundIt has been a rather forgetful year for the British pound so far as the currency lost close to 6.5% versus the U.S dollar since the start of January. This makes it one of the worst performing currencies on a year to date basis after the Japanese yen.
NYSE:FXB April 3, 2013 4:25pm

Is The U.S. Dollar Making A Top? (UUP, FXB, FXE, FXY)

dollar etfPatrick MontesDeOca: After the Bank of England Governor Mervyn King signalled concern regarding the value of US currency, the British Pound rallied against the US dollar (NYSEARCA:UUP) and closed above $1.51.
NYSE:FXB March 22, 2013 4:53pm

What To Expect From These Currency ETFs (UUP, FXE, FXY, FXB)

currency1Eric Dutram: Although many investors overlook currency ETFs, these products can usually tell us a lot about equity performance. Generally speaking, when the dollar is surging it can lead to a weak equity market, while the opposite is often true with a weak dollar.
NYSE:FXB March 19, 2013 12:49pm

Weekly Technical Landscape For Currency ETFs (FXB, FXE, FXY)

currency1Patrick MontesDeOca: The CurrencyShares British Pound Sterling ETF (NYSEARCA:FXB) closed at 147.48. The market closing below the daily 50 MA (155) is confirmation that the trend momentum is bearish. With the market closing below the VC Weekly Price Momentum Indicator of 148.24
NYSE:FXB March 11, 2013 2:15pm

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