Pound US dollar exchange rate: GBP/USD spikes over 2 cents on Brexit no-deal mania

This morning, the pound rose against the US dollar before slipping slightly, and the pairing is currently trading at around $ 1.327. This comes after GBP/USD spiked over 2¢ last night following the parliamentary Brexit vote on no-deal. Yesterday evening the House of Commons voted to reject a no-deal under any circumstances by a margin of 43. Daily Express :: Finance Feed

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Pound euro exchange rate: GBP/EUR steadies as doubts haunt Brexit delay vote

The pound is holding steady against the euro today and is currently trading around €1.172. GBP/EUR flattened following last night’s vote on a no-deal Brexit which was rejected by a majority of 43. Following the vote Prime Minister Theresa May warned MPs: “The options before us are the same as they always have been. The legal default in EU and UK law is that the UK will leave without a deal unless something else is agreed. The onus is now on every one of us in this House to find…

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Pound euro exchange rate: GBP/EUR jumps as markets hope no-deal will be avoided

This morning, following Theresa May’s defeat in the House of Commons the pound has risen by around 0.6 percent against the euro, and the pairing is currently trading at around €1.162. Last night, Prime Minister Theresa May’s EU withdrawal agreement was rejected in the Commons by 391 to 242 votes. Daily Express :: Finance Feed

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Pound US dollar exchange rate: GBP/USD slides despite UK GDP smashing expectations

This morning, the pound has slipped against the dollar, and the pairing is currently trading at around $ 1.319. January’s UK GDP expanded to a higher-than-forecast 0.5 percent after December’s contraction of -0.4 percent, easily beating a consensus of expectations that it would only manage a 0.2 percent rise. Daily Express :: Finance Feed

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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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