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  • Pound Little Changed After U.K. Public Sector Finance Data At 4:30 am ET Thursday, the Office for National Statistics issued U.K. public sector finance data for August. After the data, the pound changed little against its major rivals. As of 4:31 am ET, the pound was trading at 0.8817 against the euro, 1.3123 against the Swiss franc, 1.3506 against the U.S. dollar and 151.94 against the yen.

    Pound Little Changed After U.K. Public Sector Finance Data

    Pound Little Changed After U.K. Public Sector Finance Data At 4:30 am ET Thursday, the Office for National Statistics issued U.K. public sector finance data for August. After the data, the pound changed little against its major rivals. As of 4:31 am ET, the pound was trading at 0.8817 against the euro, 1.3123 against the Swiss franc, 1.3506 against the U.S. dollar and 151.94 against the yen.
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  • Pound Mixed Ahead Of U.K. Public Sector Finance Data At 4:30 am ET Thursday, the Office for National Statistics is scheduled to issue U.K. public sector finance data for August. The budget is forecast to post a surplus of GBP 7.1 billion in August versus a deficit of GBP 0.2 billion in July. Ahead of the data, the pound showed mixed trading against its major rivals. While the pound rose against the yen and the Swiss franc, it fell against the euro. Against the U.S. dollar, the pound held steady. As of 4:25 am ET, the pound was trading at 0.8815 against the euro, 1.3118 against the Swiss franc, 1.3547 against the U.S. dollar and 151.96 against the yen.

    Pound Mixed Ahead Of U.K. Public Sector Finance Data

    Pound Mixed Ahead Of U.K. Public Sector Finance Data At 4:30 am ET Thursday, the Office for National Statistics is scheduled to issue U.K. public sector finance data for August. The budget is forecast to post a surplus of GBP 7.1 billion in August versus a deficit of GBP 0.2 billion in July. Ahead of the data, the pound showed mixed trading against its major rivals. While the pound rose against the yen and the Swiss franc, it fell against the euro. Against the U.S. dollar, the pound held steady. As of 4:25 am ET, the pound was trading at 0.8815 against the euro, 1.3118 against the Swiss franc, 1.3547 against the U.S. dollar and 151.96 against the yen.
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  • Forex news for the European morning trading session 20 Sept 2017 News: Data: A less volatile session than the roller-coaster ride we saw this time yesterday but still some decent opportunities still.

    ForexLive morning news wrap: Pound hogs the headlines and AUD,NZD demand notable as we wait on FOMC

    Forex news for the European morning trading session 20 Sept 2017 News: Data: A less volatile session than the roller-coaster ride we saw this time yesterday but still some decent opportunities still.
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  • Pound Rises As U.K. Retail Sales Growth Accelerates The British pound strengthened against other major currencies in the early European session on Wednesday, after data showed that U.K. retail sales increased at a faster pace in August. Data from the Office for National Statistics showed that U.K. retail sales volume including auto fuel advanced 1 percent in August from July, the biggest growth in four months and exceeded the expected rate of 0.2 percent and July's increase of 0.6 percent. Year-on-year, retail sales volume growth improved to 2.4 percent from 1.4 percent. Economists had forecast a 1.2 percent increase. Sales have increased for the 52nd consecutive month. Investors await the U.S. Federal Reserve's monetary policy decision due later in the day, with many expecting no change in interest rates. That said, the accompanying statement may offer the details of how the central bank plans to start shrinking its $4.5 trillion balance sheet. In the Asian tradi..

    Pound Rises As U.K. Retail Sales Growth Accelerates

    Pound Rises As U.K. Retail Sales Growth Accelerates The British pound strengthened against other major currencies in the early European session on Wednesday, after data showed that U.K. retail sales increased at a faster pace in August. Data from the Office for National Statistics showed that U.K. retail sales volume including auto fuel advanced 1 percent in August from July, the biggest growth in four months and exceeded the expected rate of 0.2 percent and July's increase of 0.6 percent. Year-on-year, retail sales volume growth improved to 2.4 percent from 1.4 percent. Economists had forecast a 1.2 percent increase. Sales have increased for the 52nd consecutive month. Investors await the U.S. Federal Reserve's monetary policy decision due later in the day, with many expecting no change in interest rates. That said, the accompanying statement may offer the details of how the central bank plans to start shrinking its $4.5 trillion balance sheet. In the Asian tradi..
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  • *Pound Rises To 2-day High Of 1.3601 Against U.S. Dollar Pound Rises To 2-day High Of 1.3601 Against U.S. Dollar

    *Pound Rises To 2-day High Of 1.3601 Against U.S. Dollar

    *Pound Rises To 2-day High Of 1.3601 Against U.S. Dollar Pound Rises To 2-day High Of 1.3601 Against U.S. Dollar
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  • *Pound Advances To 2-day High Of 1.3057 Against Swiss Franc Pound Advances To 2-day High Of 1.3057 Against Swiss Franc

    *Pound Advances To 2-day High Of 1.3057 Against Swiss Franc

    *Pound Advances To 2-day High Of 1.3057 Against Swiss Franc Pound Advances To 2-day High Of 1.3057 Against Swiss Franc
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  • *Pound Climbs To 2-day High Of 0.8826 Against Euro Pound Climbs To 2-day High Of 0.8826 Against Euro

    *Pound Climbs To 2-day High Of 0.8826 Against Euro

    *Pound Climbs To 2-day High Of 0.8826 Against Euro Pound Climbs To 2-day High Of 0.8826 Against Euro
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  • *Pound Edges Up To 151.52 Against Yen Pound Edges Up To 151.52 Against Yen

    *Pound Edges Up To 151.52 Against Yen

    *Pound Edges Up To 151.52 Against Yen Pound Edges Up To 151.52 Against Yen
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  • Pound Mixed Ahead Of U.K. Retail Sales Data At 4:30 am ET Wednesday, the Office for National Statistics is scheduled to release U.K. retail sales for August. Economists forecast sales to rise 0.2 percent on month, following a 0.3 percent rise in July. Ahead of the data, the pound showed mixed trading against its major rivals. While the pound fell against the Swiss franc, it held steady against the U.S. dollar, the yen and the euro. As of 4:25 am ET, the pound was trading at 0.8879 against the euro, 1.2983 against the Swiss franc, 1.3522 against the U.S. dollar and 150.65 against the yen.

    Pound Mixed Ahead Of U.K. Retail Sales Data

    Pound Mixed Ahead Of U.K. Retail Sales Data At 4:30 am ET Wednesday, the Office for National Statistics is scheduled to release U.K. retail sales for August. Economists forecast sales to rise 0.2 percent on month, following a 0.3 percent rise in July. Ahead of the data, the pound showed mixed trading against its major rivals. While the pound fell against the Swiss franc, it held steady against the U.S. dollar, the yen and the euro. As of 4:25 am ET, the pound was trading at 0.8879 against the euro, 1.2983 against the Swiss franc, 1.3522 against the U.S. dollar and 150.65 against the yen.
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  • Pound Rises After U.K. Retail Sales Data At 4:30 am ET Wednesday, the Office for National Statistics released U.K. retail sales for August. After the data, the pound rose against its major rivals. As of 4:31 am ET, the pound was trading at 0.8869 against the euro, 1.3037 against the Swiss franc, 1.3578 against the U.S. dollar and 151.29 against the yen.

    Pound Rises After U.K. Retail Sales Data

    Pound Rises After U.K. Retail Sales Data At 4:30 am ET Wednesday, the Office for National Statistics released U.K. retail sales for August. After the data, the pound rose against its major rivals. As of 4:31 am ET, the pound was trading at 0.8869 against the euro, 1.3037 against the Swiss franc, 1.3578 against the U.S. dollar and 151.29 against the yen.
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