Pound euro exchange rate: GBP/EUR sinks as Irish backstop concessions fail to convince MPs

The pound is down 0.6 percent against the euro this morning and is currently trading around €1.169. GBP/EUR fell as many MPs remain generally unimpressed with the EU’s concessions on the Irish backstop, which has further weakened the likelihood of Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal passing through Parliament today. Daily Express :: Finance Feed

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Pound euro exchange rate: GBP/EUR steadies despite plunging German factory orders

The pound to euro exchange rate is holding steady today and is currently trading around €1.169. GBP/EUR is rangebound following the release of the German factory orders figures for January, which plunged by -2.6 per cent, their biggest drop in seven months. Daily Express :: Finance Feed

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Pound US dollar exchange rate: GBP/USD steadies as Trump investigation ‘crumbles’

This morning the pound held steady against the US dollar, and is currently trading around $ 1.314. GBP/USD steadied after President Donald Trump came under increasing pressure from investigators from multiple congressional committees and state prosecutors, with Democrats pushing harder than ever for impeachment. Daily Express :: Finance Feed

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Pound euro exchange rate: GBP/EUR slips as Carney talks of Brexit ‘economic shock’

This morning, the pound has slipped against the euro, and is currently trading at around €1.163. Reports have emerged suggesting that a delay to Brexit was now “inevitable” regardless of whether Prime Minister Theresa May is able to get her deal passed in Parliament next week or not. Daily Express :: Finance Feed

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Pound US dollar exchange rate: GBP/USD rises as UK services PMI beats expectations

This morning the pound is up against the US dollar, and the pairing is currently trading at around $ 1.317. The UK services PMI showed that while business activity in the sector picked up in February, employment fell at its fastest pace since November 2011. Daily Express :: Finance Feed

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