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Brexit-battered sterling at most volatile since 2016

11 Dec 2018

LONDON Traders dealing the British pound have been on a wild ride this year thanks to Brexit headlines. The latest instability in Westminster has meant price swings in the pound are bigger than those in the euro by margins not seen since Britain's EU membership referendum in June 2016.

FOREX-Pound rises off 20-month low after Brexit blow; dollar retreats

11 Dec 2018

* Graphic: World FX rates in 2018 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh (Adds May to meet European leaders; analyst comment; updates prices)

FOREX-Pound up from 20-month low after Brexit setback; dollar retreats

11 Dec 2018

LONDON, Dec 11 The pound edged up from 20-month lows on Tuesday as investors tried to decide whether British Prime Minister Theresa May's postponement of a vote on her Brexit deal would lead Britain into a chaotic exit from the European Union.

Pound tumbles to 20-month low after May aborts Brexit vote

11 Dec 2018

LONDON Sterling tumbled to its weakest since April 2017 on Monday after Prime Minister Theresa May pulled a parliamentary vote on her Brexit deal with the European Union, panicking investors about deepening political uncertainty in Britain. | Video

Sterling nears 3-month low as investors prepare for Brexit vote

10 Dec 2018

LONDON, Dec 10 Sterling sank to a near three-month low against the euro on Monday as investors positioned for a parliamentary vote on Britain's Brexit deal with the European Union that Prime Minister Theresa May is widely expected to lose.

Factbox - Diverse Brexit vote scenarios pose sterling conundrum

10 Dec 2018

LONDON Sterling's fortunes, hostage to Brexit news for more than two years, now hinge on whether Prime Minister Theresa May's exit agreement with the EU can get through parliament on Dec. 11.

Sterling heads for fourth weekly drop on concerns about Brexit vote

07 Dec 2018

LONDON Sterling fell on Friday and was headed for a fourth consecutive week of losses as British Prime Minister Theresa May pressed ahead with plans for a parliamentary vote on her Brexit deal despite warnings it could topple her government.

FOREX-Dollar, yen lifted as China exec arrest triggers trade concerns

06 Dec 2018

* Graphic: World FX rates in 2018 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh (Updates prices)

FOREX-Dollar, yen lifted as Huawei CFO arrest triggers trade concerns

06 Dec 2018

LONDON, Dec 6 The U.S. dollar and the yen gained on Thursday after the arrest in Canada of a top executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei prompted fears of a flare-up in U.S.-China trade tensions.

FOREX-Dollar down on U.S. recession fears

05 Dec 2018

* Graphic: World FX rates in 2018 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh (Adds detail on ECB, Updates prices)

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