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Gold hits 3-month high, UK data dump up next

Gold enjoyed its best day in 8-months following the US inflation report and shows the potential to extend it run.

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November 11, 2022 12:06 AM

Liz Truss resignation: what happens next?

Liz Truss has resigned. The future of both the Conservative party and the UK government remains unclear. In the coming days, we’ll be finding out more information on the leadership contest and whether a general election could follow.

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October 21, 2022 04:15 AM

Liz Truss resignation: what happens next?

Liz Truss has resigned. The future of both the Conservative party and the UK government remains unclear. In the coming days, we’ll be finding out more information on the leadership contest and whether a general election could follow.

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October 21, 2022 04:15 AM

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Early signs of (dis)inflation continue to appear

Whilst inflation has been hard to ignore, we are now seeing signs that the cooling of inflationary forces are finally showing up in some consumer prices.

Conservative leadership contest: Who will be the next prime minister?

Find out who the front-runners are in the contest to become the next prime minister of the UK after Boris Johnson resigned.

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July 11, 2022 09:17 AM

GBP/USD holds over $1.1950 as Johnson resigns

Sterling rises to a session high after PM Boris Johnson says he will resign. The outlook for GBPUSD remains grim.

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July 7, 2022 05:04 AM
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Rolls-Royce shares down after trading update

Rolls-Royce, the engineering group, said that it plans to sell assets worth 2 billion pounds to pay down debt and is cutting 1.3 billion pounds in costs.

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December 10, 2020 10:51 PM
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Brexit: Three Scenarios and What’s Priced In for GBP/USD?

As we approach the end of the year, Brexit negotiations will be the most important factor for GBP and FTSE traders to watch.

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December 1, 2020 04:14 AM
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U.K. may not be expecting a deal

Phil Hogan has told the European Parliament's trade committee that E.U. and U.K. "are not making much progress" on trade talks.

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May 28, 2020 10:12 PM

BoJo and Brexit are back

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson will return to work today after suffering from the coronavirus.

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April 26, 2020 10:46 PM

“Very ugly” U.K. economic data

Bank of England Chief Economist Andy Haldane said economic data for the first half of the year would likely be "very ugly"

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April 21, 2020 11:29 PM
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Is There a Better Currency to Trade vs GBP than USD?

If you like the Pound, you may wish to trade it vs the NZD

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March 31, 2020 07:16 AM
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UK Claimant Count Better than Expected

With the revision lower to December’s number, the combined 2-month total is only +8,100!

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February 18, 2020 04:30 AM
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EUR/GBP Testing 2019 Lows

With today’s price action in Euro and Sterling, the next pair to look at is EUR/GBP.

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Same Old Trading for GBP/USD after Brexit

Today officials from both sides began laying out the groundwork for a new agreement

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Sterling Lower on Economic Data

For today’s most important data releases, the outcome was even worse than expected.

Conservatives Crush Labour In A Landslide Victory

Like him or loathe him, Boris Johnson is on track for the biggest election win since Margaret Thatcher, which is some feat given how polarised the Brexit debate has always been.

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December 12, 2019 08:42 PM

Market Brief: Trade-fixated markets shrug off historic ECB non-event

Trade matters, or at least the lack of fresh bad news on them, have eclipsed the ECB’s first policy update under Christine Lagarde

Sterling recovers; election tougher and tougher to call

Sterling actually turned higher into the second half of Europe’s Wednesday session

Market Brief: All quiet on the trade front; pound off lows

U.S. stocks are set to open slightly higher after futures rose off lows

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December 11, 2019 04:28 AM

Market Brief: What does Santa Grinch say?

Instigators of a Grinch sell-off are again being outflanked by the Santa rally’s advance guard