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Brexit confusion weighs on pound, dents risk appetite

3:38am BST

TOKYO The pound edged lower on Wednesday after an overnight fall as Brexit hung in the balance, with the British Parliament still divided on how, when or even if to engineer Britain's departure from the European Union.

Pound steadies as traders wait on Brexit confusion

2:13am BST

TOKYO The pound steadied on Wednesday after an overnight fall as Brexit hung in the balance, with the UK Parliament still divided on how, when or even if to engineer Britain's departure from the European Union.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares tick up, pound skids on Brexit tumult

21 Oct 2019

TOKYO, Oct 21 Asian stocks edged up on Monday as Chinese shares reversed early losses, supported by hopes for progress in resolving the U.S.-China trade war, while sterling slipped after the British parliament delayed a crucial vote on a Brexit withdrawal deal.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares edge higher, pound stumbles on Brexit drama

21 Oct 2019

TOKYO, Oct 21 Asian stocks edged higher on Monday as Chinese shares reversed early losses due to hopes for progress in resolving the U.S.-China trade war and expectations for greater investment inflows into Hong Kong.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian share markets cautious, pound stumbles on Brexit drama

21 Oct 2019

TOKYO, Oct 21 Asian stocks were steady in a cautious start to the week on Monday, while the British pound fell following a delay to a crucial vote on Britain's divorce from the European Union.

FOREX-Sterling trades near 5-month high on Brexit, yuan steady after China GDP

18 Oct 2019

TOKYO, Oct 18 The pound traded near a five-month high against the dollar and the euro after Britain's prime minister Boris Johnson and European Union leaders agreed a new deal for Britain to exit the bloc.

FOREX-Sterling trades near 5-month high on Brexit, yuan steady after China GDP

18 Oct 2019

TOKYO, Oct 18 The pound traded near a five-month high against the dollar and the euro after Britain's prime minister Boris Johnson and European Union leaders agreed a new deal for Britain to exit the bloc.

FOREX-Sterling holds gains near 5-month top on Brexit deal, but hurdles remain

18 Oct 2019

TOKYO, Oct 18 The British pound traded near a five-month high against the dollar and the euro after British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Union leaders agreed a new deal for Britain to exit the bloc.

Japan's Fukoku Life triples domestic stock investment as yields tumble

17 Oct 2019

TOKYO Japan's Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance Co plans to triple its investment in domestic stocks this fiscal year as global monetary easing has crushed overseas bond yields, reducing the appeal of foreign debt.

FOREX-Sterling rally pauses, yuan falls on U.S. friction over Hong Kong

16 Oct 2019

TOKYO, Oct 16 The pound pulled back from its highest level in almost five months versus the dollar on Wednesday, erasing some of the rally sparked by signs Britain is closing in on a deal to leave the European Union.

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