Pound-euro exchange rate: Sterling reaches 4-month high as Macron calls for a “Euro army”

The pound is trading at a rate of €1.146 against the euro this morning, which is practically unchanged on the day, but remains close to the four-month high struck yesterday. With the Italian budget deadlock continuing to rumble on without a solution in sight, French President Emmanuel Macron has ruffled euro investors’ feathers by calling for the establishment of a “real European army.” Daily Express :: Finance Feed

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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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Tesla stock SOARS by nearly 15 PERCENT as Elon Musk reaches deal with SEC

TESLA shares climbed by nearly 15 percent today after the electric car maker settled a lawsuit from the US Securities and Exchange Commission that will see Elon Musk remain as chief executive. Shares in the car giant roared back after plummeting last week when Mr Musk was accused by the SEC of securities fraud. Daily Express :: Finance Feed

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