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Saikat Chatterjee

UPDATE 3-Pound pushes higher on sales data, Irish minister's Brexit tone

15 Feb 2019

* Graphic: Trade-weighted sterling since Brexit vote http://tmsnrt.rs/2hwV9Hv (Adds details on latest move higher, Ireland FM comments)

UPDATE 2-Pound weakens as PM May loses latest Brexit vote

14 Feb 2019

* Graphic: Trade-weighted sterling since Brexit vote http://tmsnrt.rs/2hwV9Hv (Writes through after parliamentary votes)

FOREX-German data fails to sink euro as U.S. tariffs eyed

14 Feb 2019

LONDON, Feb 14 The euro rose from a three-month low on Thursday as hopes of progress in China-U.S. trade talks lifted risk appetite towards major currencies across the board, with the British pound the only laggard before a parliamentary debate on Brexit.

FOREX-China trade data props euro above three-month lows

14 Feb 2019

LONDON, Feb 14 The euro held above a three-month low on Thursday as improved Chinese trade data and hopes of progress in China-U.S. trade talks lifted risk sentiment, with the Australian dollar leading gains by more than half a percent.

Pound pushed higher in thin markets as Brexit delay prospect reappears

13 Feb 2019

LONDON Sterling briefly spiked half a percent on Wednesday, propelled by large purchase orders executed in a thin market, while renewed suggestions of a delay to Britain's exit from the European Union also buoyed sentiment on the currency.

FOREX-Dollar set for biggest winning streak in two years

12 Feb 2019

LONDON, Feb 12 The dollar was on track for its longest winning streak in two years on Tuesday, as hopes of a breakthrough in U.S-China trade talks and a tentative deal to avoid a U.S. government shutdown encouraged investors to cover short bets on the currency.

FOREX-Dollar at 2-month highs on funding deal, trade talks

12 Feb 2019

LONDON, Feb 12 The U.S. dollar held at a two-month high and the Australian dollar gained on Tuesday as expectations of progress in trade talks between the United States and China and a tentative deal to avoid a U.S. government shutdown lifted sentiment.

FOREX-Euro set for biggest weekly drop in four months on gloomy outlook

08 Feb 2019

* Mystery buyer keeps the single currency supported above $1.13

FOREX-Mystery buyer props up euro as bond yields fall

08 Feb 2019

LONDON, Feb 8 The euro held at a two-week low on Friday as traders nursed losses in a week of bad data that indicated an economic slowdown in Europe was spreading as trade tensions between United States and China remain high.

Sterling shakes off central bank scare, Brexit talks eyed

07 Feb 2019

LONDON Sterling advanced on Thursday in a volatile trading session after the Bank of England said Britain faced its weakest economic growth in a decade due to uncertainty about Brexit.

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