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Joice Alves

Sterling in limbo with markets bearish on dollar, bullish on euro

10 Aug 2020

LONDON Sterling gained against a slightly stronger dollar on Monday after failing to hold onto last week's five-month high of $1.3185, with traders expecting further swings.

Sterling rises ahead of UK data; speculators' shorts decrease

10 Aug 2020

* Graphic: Trade-weighted sterling since Brexit vote http://tmsnrt.rs/2hwV9Hv

Sterling climbs above $1.31 amid impasse on U.S. relief package

05 Aug 2020

LONDON Sterling edged 0.6% higher on Wednesday against a broadly weaker dollar as the U.S. coronavirus relief package stalled in Congress and U.S. bond yields sank.

Sterling nears 5-month high vs dollar amid impasse on U.S. relief package

05 Aug 2020

* Graphic: Trade-weighted sterling since Brexit vote http://tmsnrt.rs/2hwV9Hv

Sterling edges lower as no-deal Brexit reports emerge

22 Jul 2020

* Graphic: Trade-weighted sterling since Brexit vote http://tmsnrt.rs/2hwV9Hv

Ex-divs to take 2.8 points off FTSE 100 on July 23

20 Jul 2020

By Joice Alves LONDON, July 20 The following FTSE 100 companies will go ex-dividend on Thursday, after which investors will no longer qualify for the latest dividend payout. According to Reuters calculations at current market prices, the effect of the resulting adjustment to prices by market-makers would take 2.8 points off the index. (RIC) COMPANY DIVIDEND STOCK OPTION IMPACT (pence) PENNON GROUP 30.11 0.5 SSE 56 Yes 2.3 Among FTSE 250 companies going ex-dividend are: (RIC) Name DIVIDEND (pence) BANKERS INV.TST 5.35 CRANSWICK 43.7 SEQUOIA ECO 1.5625 (Reporting by Joice Alves)

Wanted: signs of V-shaped recovery in earnings reports

15 Jul 2020

(This July 14 story corrects currency conversion in paragraph 7)

Wanted: signs of V-shaped recovery in earnings reports

15 Jul 2020

(This July 14 story corrects currency conversion, paragraph 7.)

UPDATE 2-German yields hit 6-1/2 week lows after record U.S. coronavirus infections

10 Jul 2020

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr (Adds news and updates rates)

UPDATE 2-Sterling claws higher as market absorbs Sunak's recovery plan

09 Jul 2020

* Graphic: Trade-weighted sterling since Brexit vote http://tmsnrt.rs/2hwV9Hv (Updates rates)

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