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11 Mar 2019
The British pound sank Monday to a near three-week low under $1.30, as traders fretted over Brexit on the eve of another critical parliamentary vote for Prime Minister Theresa May.
5 Feb 2019
London's stock market rallied Tuesday to a new two-month peak, supercharged by a Brexit-hit pound and energy giant BP's surging annual profits, dealers said.
4 Feb 2019
The pound dropped Monday following weak UK construction data and as Prime Minister Theresa May seeks to try and finally unlock the Brexit stalemate.
30 Jan 2019
London stocks rallied Wednesday and the pound rebounded from no-deal Brexit fears, while traders awaited the outcome of a Federal Reserve policy meeting and kept an eye on crunch trade talks between China and the United States.
16 Jan 2019
The pound held its ground Wednesday and London's FTSE opened higher after the record defeat of British Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plan, as investors consider the next developments in the long-running saga.
14 Jan 2019
The British pound on Monday hit a seven-week high against the dollar as UK Prime Minister Theresa May delivered an upbeat speech on the eve of a key Brexit vote which she is expected to lose, dealers said.
10 Dec 2018
Pound sank Monday on reports that Prime Minister Theresa May will delay a Brexit deal vote on the eve of what was forecast to be a "huge" defeat, dealers said.
16 Nov 2018
The pound rebounded against the dollar Friday, a day after a severe shellacking, as some investors were willing to bet on Prime Minister Theresa May getting a controversial Brexit draft deal through parliament, dealers said. Even as dark clouds continued to gather over the prime minister's political future, many felt she might just get enough…
15 Nov 2018
The pound plunged against the dollar and euro Thursday after ministers, including Britain's Brexit secretary Dominic Raab, quit in protest against a draft deal to exit the EU.
20 Apr 2018
The pound sank close to $1.40 on Friday after Bank of England Governor Mark Carney suggested that it was not guaranteed to hike its main interest rate next month.
19 Mar 2018
The pound rose Monday after Britain and the EU reached a landmark deal on a two-year transition after Brexit that will buy businesses and citizens time to adjust to life after the divorce.
16 Mar 2018
The British pound recovered Friday from weakness prompted by a Russian decision to expel British diplomats, as the world rallied in support for London in a crisis sparked by the poisoning of a double agent, analysts said.

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