Pound Set to Snap 5-Day Win Streak as U.S. Yield Hurts Risk Sentiment

© Reuters By Yasin Ebrahim Investing.com – The pound slumped Thursday to remain on pace for its first loss in six trading days against the dollar as rising U.S. bond yields sparked risk-off sentiment. fell 0.66%, to $ 1.4043. The pound, which in recent months has moved in tandem with risk assets, followed a slump […]

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Trump’s U.S. EPA chief claims climate-change fight hurts the poor

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: ‘Oversight of the Environmental Protection Agency’ hearing in Washington By Valerie Volcovici WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The head of the Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday accused Democrats of hurting the poor with policies aimed at fighting climate change, and said the agency would keep supporting development and deregulation if President Donald Trump […]

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