Flash: GBP/USD expected to continue downward path – BMO Capital Markets

FXstreet.com (New York) – We can’t see how the value of the GBP/USD will sustain itself at new lows after Mark Carney’s prepared remarks today, suggests Greg Anderson at BMO Capital Markets.

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“Given no such surprises were embedded within the remarks earlier today, we look for broad GBP/USD price action to mimic that of the August Inflation Report session: a kneejerk move lower followed by a moderate rally.”

“At the same time, we would expect the GBP/USD to end the day broadly lower, as the central message from the BoE kept the financial markets at large orientated to the low rates …read more