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3 Feb 2020
Pound Sterling slid one percent versus the dollar on Monday, hit by worries over post-Brexit trade deal negotiations following Britain's exit from the European Union, dealers said.
17 Dec 2019
Pound sank Tuesday on no-deal Brexit fears after Prime Minister Boris Johnson appeared set to outlaw any extension to a Brexit transition beyond the end of next year.
11 Dec 2019
The British pound slid Wednesday on the eve of a UK general election, as a fresh poll predicted Prime Minister Boris Johnson's ruling Conservatives would win a much smaller majority than previously forecast.
28 Oct 2019
The pound steadied versus the dollar and London's stock market flattened on Monday after the European Union granted an extension to Brexit until the end of January.
25 Oct 2019
Sterling extended losses Friday owing to renewed Brexit uncertainty after Boris Johnson proposed a general election to resolve the long-running saga, while Asian markets were mixed after a broadly positive week.
23 Oct 2019
The pound clawed back earlier losses Wednesday in Asia after Boris Johnson's failure to push through his Brexit deal fuelled fresh uncertainty, while regional equities ticked lower as investors took a step back after recent gains.
22 Oct 2019
The British pound fell Tuesday awaiting key Brexit votes on Prime Minister Boris Johnson's withdrawal agreement bill.
21 Oct 2019
Pound fell on Monday after MPs voted to delay passing British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal, though losses were limited by hopes the country can eventually avoid crashing out of the EU without a divorce agreement in place.
18 Oct 2019
The pound fell Friday as investors fret over Boris Johnson's chances of pushing his Brexit deal through parliament, while Asian markets were mostly down after data showed China's economy expanded at its slowest pace in nearly three decades.
17 Oct 2019
Pound soared Thursday to within a whisker of $1.30, striking five-month peaks after the European Union reached a draft Brexit withdrawal deal with London.
16 Oct 2019
The pound held most of its gains Wednesday after hitting a five-month high on growing hopes that Britain and the European Union are close to a Brexit deal, while equity markets remained buoyed despite signs of fresh China-US tensions over Hong Kong.
15 Oct 2019
The pound rallied Tuesday after the European Union's top Brexit negotiator flagged the possibility of a divorce deal this week, reviving hopes Britain could avoid crashing out of the bloc.

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