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 slides on Brexit jitters as Eurozone slams on the brakes

The euro gained on Sterling today and is currently trading around €1.139 following the release of the Eurozone’s latest GDP figures. Early today we saw German GDP figures for the fourth-quarter falling to 0 percent, meaning Germany avoided falling into a recession by the narrowest of margins. Daily Express :: Finance Feed

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Pound euro exchange rate: GBP buoyed as UK government borrowing slides

THE pound euro exchange rate is currently trading at around €1.138, slightly up from yesterday’s worst levels but still barely moved from the week’s opening rate. The pound is edging higher against the euro this morning, recouping a good portion of Thursday’s losses as markets welcome the UK’s latest public sector borrowing figures. Daily Express :: Finance Feed

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