June 2023 Monthly
Currency Report for SME’s

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Our free monthly currency exchange report aims to provide deep insights into the political and economic events worldwide that can cause currencies to change and how this can affect your FX business. Read more about the impact of exchange rates on international commerce.

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GBP – May in review

Recession risk fades

  • IMF upgrades UK growth forecast
  • Inflation falls into single figures
  • Bailey admits to fears over wage-price spiral
  • GBP continues medium-term advance

GBP – June what to watch

Rates to continue to rise

  • BoE not likely to pause after inflation data
  • Hunt is unlikely to approve tax cuts this year
  • Housing prices to contribute to economic confidence
  • Pound supported by possible rate hikes

USD – May in review

Debt ceiling a “red herring”?

  • Debt ceiling agreement must be “sold” to Congress
  • Employment fall supports a soft landing
  • Powell adopts a more dovish stance
  • Falling risk appetite supports dollar

USD – June what to watch

Congress may jeopardize economy

  • Kashkari leaning towards supporting a pause
  • Uncertainty over debt ceiling to bring chaos
  • Weekly jobless claims likely to continue to rise
  • FOMC pause may see dollar correct further

EUR – May in review

Hawks remain in control

  • De Guindos believes that hikes are coming to an end
  • Inflation remains “sticky”
  • Unemployment rises but is still very low
  • Single currency retreats from 1.10 watershed

EUR – June what to watch

At least two more hikes likely

  • Governing council hasn’t discussed a pause yet
  • Construction sector suffering a major contraction
  • ECB committed to reaching a restrictive state
  • Only continued rate hikes will support euro

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