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Montevideo, September 25th 2018 - 17:13 UTC

Tag: Pound Dollar

  • Tuesday, April 17th 2018 - 07:54 UTC

    Pound in strong sustained run against the US dollar

    The pound started the week with a gain of almost a cent to US$ 1.4323, while against the Euro it was 0.2% higher at €1.1569.

    The pound has continued its recent strong run against the dollar pushing firmly above US$ 1.43. It is the seventh session in a row that the pound has made gains against the US currency. The strong run means that, among the G10 group of rich nations, the UK has the best-performing currency this year.

  • Tuesday, February 23rd 2016 - 05:52 UTC

    Pound suffers the London Mayor Johnson effect as he supports Brexit

    At one stage the pound was down as much as 2.4% at $1.4058, its lowest level since March 2009, before later recovering.

    The pound hit its lowest level against the dollar in almost seven years on concerns about a possible UK exit from the European Union. At one stage the pound was down as much as 2.4% at $1.4058, its lowest level since March 2009, before later recovering.