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Saudi currency at weakest in two years on Khashoggi case

Saudi Arabia's currency fell to its lowest level in two years and its international bond prices slipped on Monday over fears that foreign investment inflows could shrink as Riyadh faces pressure over the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Sterling falls as traders prepare for EU summit next week

Sterling weakened on Friday as investors booked profits after a rally that has left the British currency poised for a second consecutive week of gains on growing optimism about an agreement on a Brexit deal at a European Union Summit next week.

Dollar rises on stock rebound, upbeat Chinese data

The dollar climbed on Friday against a basket of currencies as global equity prices rebounded from a six-day rout and robust Chinese export figures soothed some worries about the world's second-biggest economy and its trade war with Washington.

Markets

FTSE 100 » 7,059.40 +0.43%
Euro Stox » 1,432.77 +1.41%
S&P » 2,801.82 +1.86%
Nikkei 225 » 22,549.24 +1.25%
GB 10YR
+1.613
+0.004
DE 10YR
+0.487
-0.001
JP 10YR
+0.149
+0.000
GBP / USD » 1.3188 +0.29%
EUR / GBP » 0.8779 -0.24%
GBP / JPY » 147.9400 +0.67%

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