London Luton Airport Currency Exchange Rates

London Luton Airport Currency Exchange Rates

London Luton Airport is the fourth busiest airport in London behind Gatwick Airport, Heathrow Airport and Stansted Airport. However, the London Luton Airport has seen the biggest growth rate in passenger numbers at 19.4% in 2016 when compared with 2015. With this increase in passenger numbers at the London Luton Airport comes an increase in …

UK Economy 7th in the World (up from 10th last year)

The UK Economy 7th in the World according to World Economic Forum (WEF). In 2015 the UK was ranked 10th so at first glance it looks like an improvement. The question is “How do you make an economy more competitive?”. How to be more competitive You could start by paying lower wages. That would make …

Central Bank Activity and Speculation Drives AUD, EUR, USD, CAD

Pound Sterling Pound Sterling is currently on a high thanks to the performance of recent economic data. Indices charting the growth of the manufacturing, construction and services sector all strongly bettered forecasts. While the construction industry remained marginally in contraction, the manufacturing and services sectors both surprised markets by posting growth in August. Tomorrow’s data …

US Dollar Unsettles Markets as All Eyes Turn to Jackson Hole Symposium

US Dollar Poor US inflation data unsettled the markets last week, causing the US Dollar to fall. The ‘Greenback’ strengthened during yesterday’s session, however, boosted by comments from the Federal Reserve’s Vice-President that inflation was near to the Fed’s target, regardless of the recent poor performance. All eyes are now fixed on Friday, when Fed …

Pound Close to Post-Brexit Lows Despite Uptick in Inflation

Pound Sterling After plummeting in the wake of the Bank of England’s (BoE) rate cut, the Pound extended declines over the course of last week as concerns about the easing measures deployed by the central bank and less-than-impressive domestic data took a toll. This week Sterling has recorded new multi-year lows against peers like the …