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Foreign Exchange Analysis Headlines

Sterling slips on report May to suggest early Brexit

Sterling slipped 0.3 cents against the dollar on Friday as investors awaited a key speech by British Prime Minister Theresa May, after the Telegraph newspaper reported that she would raise the possibility of Britain leaving the EU before March 2019.

Sterling steadies as traders eye May's Brexit speech

Sterling was steady on Thursday, having pulled away the previous day from its highest level since last year's Brexit vote result, after the U.S. Federal Reserve signalled it would hike interest rates again this year, lifting the dollar across the board.

Dollar rises as Fed hints at December rate hike

The dollar rose broadly on Wednesday, hitting a two-month high versus the yen, as the Federal Reserve signalled it may raise interest rates for a third time this year even as inflation has remained below its 2 percent goal.

Dollar holds slim loss as home resales slump

The dollar held its modest losses against a basket of currencies on Wednesday as sales of domestic existing homes unexpectedly fell 1.7 percent in August to their weakest level in a year.