Pound slumps before start of tough Brexit trading negotiations

2020-02-03 13:31

The pound is back in the doldrums after reports that Boris Johnson will effectively threaten to walk away from negotiations with the EU without a formal trade deal.

The pound plummets after Boris Johnson's 'drastic' move that raises risk of Britain crashing out of the EU without a deal

2019-12-17 15:05

The pound fell over 1% against both the dollar and the euro. "This sets up another cliff-edge and could create yet more months of uncertainty," said one analyst.

Pound watchers refuse to rule out no-deal twist in Brexit climax

2019-10-18 14:11

Currency strategists are ruling nothing out for Saturday’s crucial parliamentary vote on Britain’s deal to exit the European Union.

Pound runs out of steam amid UK parliament shutdown

2019-09-10 13:18

The pound has faltered as dealers mulled Britain's parliamentary suspension and the outlook for a Brexit deal.

WATCH: Sterling jumps on bid to thwart no-deal Brexit

2019-08-18 17:49

The pound was set for its biggest weekly gain in nearly 2 months as a plan by opposition lawmakers to thwart a no-deal Brexit gained traction. Plans for a post-Brexit deal with the US, though, are moving along 'rapidly', according Donald Trump.

WATCH: No-deal Brexit chills send pound to a five-month low vs euro

2019-06-18 16:23

Signs that arch-Brexiteer Boris Johnson may be a step closer to becoming Britain's next prime minister sent the pound tumbling to a five-month low versus the euro on Tuesday.

Pound plunges as traders confront possibility of no-deal Brexit

2019-03-21 20:28

Sterling plunged as much 1.5% against the dollar as UK Prime Minister Theresa May gambled on getting her plan over the line with just over a week to go before the exit.

The pound's trajectory is far clearer than Brexit outlook

2019-03-17 08:14

As the UK’s Parliament finds itself deadlocked over Brexit, its currency may finally be starting to wriggle free.

Pound climbs versus G-10 peers on 'glass half-full' Brexit view

2019-03-13 14:26

Optimism that the UK will avoid crashing out of the European Union is propping up the pound.

London stocks rise, pound lower before Brexit 'Plan B'

2019-01-21 14:50

London's stock market climbed Monday, aided by a falling pound, with traders awaiting the UK government's Brexit 'Plan B'l.

 

The pound rises as the UK bids goodbye to EU — but experts say to brace for an up to 7% drop if trade talks falter

2020-01-31 15:59

"If trade negotiations fail and the UK ends up with a delayed hard exit we would look for GBP USD to drop 5% to 7% taking us back towards $1.24," said one analyst.

The pound is soaring after UK election exit polls show Boris Johnson's Conservative party won a big majority

2019-12-13 08:41

The pound surged as much as 2.1% against the dollar to about $1.34 after exit polls showed that the Conservatives secured a majority.

Pound jumps on Brexit hopes as global stocks firmer

2019-09-13 13:55

The British pound has hit a seven-week high against the dollar Friday on easing fears of a no-deal Brexit.

Pound strikes near three-year dollar low on Brexit turmoil

2019-09-03 14:05

The British pound has tumbled to the lowest level against the dollar in almost three years, as the UK faces a possible general election amid Brexit turmoil.

Leading forecaster expects pound to climb 6% by end of 2019

2019-07-04 15:56

One of the pound’s most accurate forecasters is also one of the most bullish on the currency, predicting a rebound on expectations that Britain will miss the latest deadline for leaving the European Union.

Pound may fall 2% if Boris Johnson becomes UK prime minister, survey shows

2019-06-07 14:56

The pound may slide to a two-year low if a hardline euroskeptic takes over as the UK Prime Minister, according to a Bloomberg survey of analysts.

Pound down as Brexit uncertainty drags

2019-03-18 21:30

The pound fell on Monday as more Brexit uncertainty surfaced.

Brexit blues return to pound as short positions continue to rise

2019-03-14 09:20

It seems a consensus is finally emerging on Brexit - no, not about the vote, but the fate of the beleaguered pound.

Pound surges as May gets new Brexit deal, plans Parliament vote

2019-03-12 07:45

The pound surged as the British government said it had secured changes to its divorce deal from the European Union and planned to hold a vote in the UK parliament.

The rand is at its best level in a month against the pound after crushing defeat in Brexit vote

2019-01-15 22:17

Prime Minister Theresa May's deal was rejected by a margin of more than 200 votes, the biggest defeat in parliamentary history.

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