Pound US dollar exchange rate: GBP/USD reaches $1.31 as deadlock looms in Washington

At the time of writing the GBP/USD exchange rate has climbed to $ 1.315, up 0.3 percent from today’s opening rate, having risen roughly a cent in the last 24 hours. The US dollar has fallen across the board this morning, dropping to a three-week low against the pound as markets digest the result of Tuesday’s US midterm elections. Daily Express :: Finance Feed

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Pound-US dollar exchange rate: GBP/USD traders hold breath ahead of US midterms

The pound is trading at a rate of $ 1.306 against the US dollar this morning, which is down only slightly against its opening rate. Politics is most definitely in the driving seat today with traders waiting to see what happens in the US midterm elections. Daily Express :: Finance Feed

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GBP/USD exchange: Rate rises despite services PMI slump

The pound is trading near to a two-week high against the US dollar today, which puts the GBP/USD exchange rate at around $ 1.298. This appreciation comes at the start of a week of potential turbulence for the currency pairing, with the latest UK news revealing a slowdown in services sector activity. Daily Express :: Finance Feed

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Pound v US dollar: GBP/USD exchange rate ticks higher as trade fears drag dollar down

The pound has opened the week showing a slight rise against the US dollar, causing GBP/USD to hit a level of $ 1.308. This appreciation is mainly down to low confidence among US dollar traders, as the latest UK economic announcements haven’t been overly supportive of Sterling. Daily Express :: Finance Feed

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