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4 Oct 2016
The pound slumped to a 31-year low against the dollar Tuesday on concerns over the timing of Britain's planned exit from the European Union, according to traders.
15 Sep 2016
The Bank of England said Thursday it was keeping its key interest rate at a record-low 0.25 percent, with no indication that the Brexit vote outcome was hurting the economy.
9 Aug 2016
The pound dropped below $1.30 in Asia on Tuesday as the Bank of England's post-Brexit interest rate cut and surprise stimulus weighed on the unit.
5 Aug 2016
The pound fluctuated before the Bank of England announces its interest-rates decision on Thursday as traders are wedged in between weaker economic data and extreme positions some have taken that make the currency especially ...
28 Jul 2016
British engine maker Rolls-Royce said Thursday it plunged into a first-half net loss on a vast accounting charge sparked by a post-Brexit collapse in the pound.
15 Jul 2016
The pound built on the previous day's gains in Asia Friday after the Bank of England surprised markets by holding fire on an interest rate cut at its first meeting since Britain voted to leave the European Union.
8 Jul 2016
On a sunny afternoon near Big Ben, two weeks since Britain's historic decision to leave the European Union, little has changed for visitors to the capital London except that their visits are now cheaper.
6 Jul 2016
The pound dove to a 31-year low under $1.28, bond yields were squeezed and equities hammered as the growing shadow of the Brexit vote over the global economy sent traders fleeing to safety.
6 Jul 2016
There was more pain for the pound on Tuesday morning with the U.K. currency hitting a fresh 31-year low against the greenback and a 2-½ year low versus the euro.
5 Jul 2016
The pound fell to a new 31-year low on Tuesday ahead of a news conference by the Bank of England's governor on the aftermath of Britain's decision to leave the EU.
1 Jul 2016
The pound edged up on Friday after tumbling in US trade following hints from the head of the Bank of England that it was ready to cut interest rates to stem fallout from Britain's decision to quit the European Union.
28 Jun 2016
The pound rose in Asia Tuesday after hitting a new 31-year low in New York on worries about the effects of Britain's exit from the European Union, but analysts warned it could face fresh selling as the crisis develops.

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