LONDON, Feb 5 Sterling retreated from a one-month high against the dollar on Friday, hurt by a poll that showed that those campaigning for Britain to leave the European Union had taken a 9-point lead, triggering renewed anxiety among investors.
* Dollar index still set for worst weekly drop since Oct. 2011
Feb 5 Speculators further slashed bullish bets on the U.S. dollar for a sixth straight week, as net longs fell to their lowest since roughly the third week of October, according to Reuters calculations and data from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission released on Friday.
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