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Brexit stumble to dent euphoric pound but bulk of gains to hold

4:56pm BST

LONDON Britain's latest Brexit stumble is likely to prompt a pullback in sterling's recent rally when trading resumes later on Sunday, though strategists say rising confidence that a disorderly European Union exit will be avoided should limit any sell-off.

FOREX-Brexit deal helps keep euro close to 7-week high

18 Oct 2019

* Graphic: World FX rates in 2019 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh (Updates prices, adds some context)

FOREX-Brexit deal helps keep euro close to 7-week high

18 Oct 2019

LONDON, Oct 18 The euro was hovering on Friday around the seven-week high it reached against the U.S. dollar on Thursday as hopes that a Brexit deal between Britain and the European Union could prevent an economic recession in the euro zone.

Sterling steadies as Brexit rally fizzles in face of weekend's parliamentary hurdle

17 Oct 2019

LONDON A surge in sterling and the rally in Britain's domestically exposed stocks fizzled on Thursday as investors braced for a showdown in the UK parliament over the new Brexit deal agreed between Brussels and London. | Video

Sterling weakens amid mixed Brexit signals from Brussels

17 Oct 2019

LONDON The pound weakened on Thursday after Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party said it could not support a Brexit deal proposed by Prime Minister Boris Johnson and the European Union, though it traded close to a five-month high.

UPDATE 2-German government bond yields hit 11-week high on Brexit optimism

16 Oct 2019

* Euro zone government bonds ignore trade tensions, weak U.S. retail data (Rewrites throughout, adds latest Brexit news, analyst comment)

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Euro zone government bonds volatile on mixed Brexit deal hopes

16 Oct 2019

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr

Euro zone government bonds extend falls as Brexit deal hopes remain strong

16 Oct 2019

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr

Sterling jumps to highest since May on Brexit deal hopes

16 Oct 2019

LONDON Sterling surged on Tuesday to its highest level against the dollar and the euro since May while British stocks and government bond yields also rose after Bloomberg said British and EU negotiators were closing in on a draft Brexit deal.

RPT-UPDATE 1-Sterling jumps to highest since May on Brexit deal hopes

15 Oct 2019

LONDON, Oct 15 Sterling surged on Tuesday to its highest level against the dollar and the euro since May while British stocks and government bond yields also rose after Bloomberg said British and EU negotiators were closing in on a draft Brexit deal.

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