GBP/USD Hits Nearly 3-Year High, but Analyst Warns Brexit Impact Yet to Arrive

© Reuters Yasin Ebrahim Investing.com – The pound surged to nearly three-year highs against the dollar Thursday, and is likely to continue its upward trajectory over the short-term, but could be in for rude awakening once the impact of Brexit begins to make its mark. rose 0.81% to $ 1.3965 reaching its highest level March 2018. […]

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UK calls for reset with EU and ‘refinement’ of Brexit deal

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster Michael Gove speaks at the House of Commons in London 2/2 By Guy Faulconbridge and Elizabeth Piper LONDON (Reuters) – Britain called on Monday for a reset in relations with the European Union and a refinement of a Brexit deal covering trade with […]

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Approval for the UK – EU Brexit trade deal is unopposed in the UK upper house

The legislation to ratify the deal is as good as finalised. No opposition in the House of Lords for the third reading.  — Added – and yep, all done. The Brexit trade deal is approved by the UK parliament.  For bank trade ideas, check out eFX Plus Let’s block ads! (Why?) Forexlive RSS Breaking news […]

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‘Boris the betrayer’ has swindled us over Brexit, England’s fishermen say

© Reuters. Fishing boats and fisherman in Hastings By Guy Faulconbridge NEWLYN, England (Reuters) – For England’s fishermen, Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Brexit trade deal is a betrayal because it allows some European Union boats continued access to Britain’s rich inshore coastal waters. Johnson, who led the 2016 Brexit campaign, cast the Christmas Eve trade […]

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Swiss franc falls against euro on Brexit relief, dollar dips on U.S. stimulus

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Pound and U.S. dollar bills are seen in this illustration By Yoruk Bahceli AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – The Swiss franc fell to its lowest in nearly seven months against the euro on Monday as the Brexit trade deal remained in focus, while the dollar dipped after U.S. President Donald Trump signed a […]

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EU ambassadors approve provisional application of Brexit trade deal

© Reuters. EU flags flutter outside the European Commission headquarters in Brussels BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Ambassadors of European Union governments in Brussels approved on Monday the provisional application from Jan 1, 2021 of the EU-Britain trade deal struck last week. “EU Ambassadors have unanimously approved the provisional application of the EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement […]

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Sterling gains, dollar on back foot amid hopes Brexit deal imminent

© Reuters. Pound and U.S. dollar banknotes are seen in this illustration By Kevin Buckland TOKYO (Reuters) – Sterling extended gains on Thursday amid expectations a long-elusive Brexit deal was imminent, raising hopes the UK can avoid a turbulent economic rupture on New Year’s Day. The dollar was on the back foot in holiday-thinned trading […]

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Brexit offers Britain chance to do financial services differently -minister

2/2 © Reuters. Canary Wharf business district in London 2/2 LONDON (Reuters) – Brexit offers Britain a chance to do things differently in financial services, finance minister Rishi Sunak said on Sunday, but it will co-operate with the European Union on an approach to the sector despite little detail on the topic in its trade […]

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Pound off 2-1/2-year peak after Brexit deal, U.S. stimulus in limbo

© Reuters. File photo illustration of a two Euro coin pictured next to a one Pound coin on top of a portrait of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth By Hideyuki Sano TOKYO (Reuters) – The pound hovered below a 2-1/2-year high on Friday after Britain and the European Union struck a narrow Brexit trade deal, while overall […]

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British PM sold out fish in Brexit trade deal, fishermen say

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A flag with a slogan supporting the UK fishing industry is seen on the beach in Hastings LONDON (Reuters) – British fishermen said on Saturday that Prime Minister Boris Johnson had sold out fish stocks to the European Union with a Brexit trade deal that gives EU boats significant access to […]

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