Pound LIVE: GBP Sterling steady against euro as Italy budget clash with EU rumbles on

THE pound is holding steady against the euro today as Italy continues to remain at loggerheads with European Union chiefs over its controversial budget plan. Italian government officials have been forced to fend off criticism from Brussels and market pressure after unveiling a deficit target of 2.4 percent of gross domestic product next year. Daily Express :: Finance Feed

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Pound US dollar exchange rate: GBP rises on fears of US-Japan trade clash

THE pound is trading higher against the US dollar today, hitting $ 1.293 on the exchange rate. At a time when fears about an escalating US-China trade war have dominated the headlines, signs of a fresh new front opening up with Japan have added to these existing worries. Daily Express :: Finance Feed

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