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In the UK, mortgage approvals for home purchases relate to the creditors' firm offers to extend credit to their customers against the purchase of certain residences secured by the loan. It applies to approvals that are fully secured on residential property by a first mortgage.  Existing borrowers who want to transfer their existing mortgage to another property, lending to first-time buyers, and lending for buy-to-let purposes.

A higher than expected figure should be seen as positive (bullish) for the GBP while a lower than expected figure should be seen as negative (bearish) for the GBP.

Source: Bank of England
Category:  Mortgage Approvals
Units: Thousand
Details
Impact: Medium
Country:
Currency: GBP
Latest Release
Previous: 71.9K
Consensus: 71.25K
Actual: 67.199K
Next Release
Date: Jun 02, 08:30
Time left: 177 days

Forex Sentiment (GBP)

Symbol Community Trend (Shorts vs Longs) Symbol Popularity Avg. Short Price /
Distance From Price
Avg. Long Price /
Distance From Price
Current Price
GBPUSD
1.3200
-59 pips
1.3460
-201 pips
1.32586
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
GBPUSD Short 26% 2056.28 lots 8431
Long 74% 5885.88 lots 19553
21% of traders are currently trading GBPUSD.
GBPJPY
147.4985
-294 pips
151.9895
-155 pips
150.438
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
GBPJPY Short 43% 612.98 lots 3051
Long 57% 814.97 lots 2952
7% of traders are currently trading GBPJPY.
EURGBP
0.8470
-40 pips
0.8632
-122 pips
0.85096
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
EURGBP Short 47% 1492.64 lots 6313
Long 53% 1685.32 lots 6085
9% of traders are currently trading EURGBP.
GBPCAD
1.6906
-9 pips
1.7105
-190 pips
1.69152
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
GBPCAD Short 21% 215.14 lots 751
Long 79% 812.82 lots 2884
4% of traders are currently trading GBPCAD.
GBPCHF
1.2226
-45 pips
1.2459
-188 pips
1.2271
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
GBPCHF Short 19% 188.59 lots 934
Long 81% 779.38 lots 2513
3% of traders are currently trading GBPCHF.
GBPNZD
1.9411
-224 pips
1.9749
-114 pips
1.96353
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
GBPNZD Short 79% 505.37 lots 1871
Long 21% 135.24 lots 1001
3% of traders are currently trading GBPNZD.
GBPAUD
1.8566
-247 pips
1.8922
-109 pips
1.88128
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
GBPAUD Short 78% 1024.01 lots 3521
Long 22% 295.40 lots 1251
5% of traders are currently trading GBPAUD.
GBPNOK
12.0106
-378 pips
0
+120484 pips
12.04844
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
GBPNOK Short 100% 0.24 lots 10
Long 0% 0.00 lots 0
0% of traders are currently trading GBPNOK.
GBPSEK
12.0642
+70 pips
0
+120572 pips
12.05718
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
GBPSEK Short 100% 0.07 lots 3
Long 0% 0.00 lots 0
0% of traders are currently trading GBPSEK.
GBPSGD
1.8144
-3 pips
1.8335
-188 pips
1.81469
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
GBPSGD Short 58% 1.78 lots 60
Long 42% 1.30 lots 37
0% of traders are currently trading GBPSGD.