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  • *Pound Ticks Down To 1.2310 Against Swiss Franc Pound Ticks Down To 1.2310 Against Swiss Franc

    *Pound Ticks Down To 1.2310 Against Swiss Franc

    *Pound Ticks Down To 1.2310 Against Swiss Franc Pound Ticks Down To 1.2310 Against Swiss Franc
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  • Watford have been fined £4.3million by the English Football League.The punishment relates to a provision of funding letter which had previously been confirmed as forgery, the governing body said on Thursday.Watford pleaded guilty to the charge, which was handed out on June 19, having previously launched their own investigation into the matter.It related to Gino Pozzo's sole takeover of the Hornets of 2014, where he assumed complete control from his father Gianpaolo.A forged letter was provided to the EFL to show Pozzo had enough funds to complete the transaction.Watford's chairman at the time, Raffaele Riva, has been charged by the EFL and will face a separate disciplinary hearing.The EFL said it was satisfied that neither Pozzo nor any other Watford director or employee had any knowledge of the forged letter.The fine, reduced from £5.75million in recognition of the club's co-operation, is made up of a £3.95million sanction and £350,000 of costs.A Watford stateme..

    Watford fined £4.3million by English Football League

    Watford have been fined £4.3million by the English Football League.The punishment relates to a provision of funding letter which had previously been confirmed as forgery, the governing body said on Thursday.Watford pleaded guilty to the charge, which was handed out on June 19, having previously launched their own investigation into the matter.It related to Gino Pozzo's sole takeover of the Hornets of 2014, where he assumed complete control from his father Gianpaolo.A forged letter was provided to the EFL to show Pozzo had enough funds to complete the transaction.Watford's chairman at the time, Raffaele Riva, has been charged by the EFL and will face a separate disciplinary hearing.The EFL said it was satisfied that neither Pozzo nor any other Watford director or employee had any knowledge of the forged letter.The fine, reduced from £5.75million in recognition of the club's co-operation, is made up of a £3.95million sanction and £350,000 of costs.A Watford stateme..
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  • The British pound rose versus majors in Friday's Asian deals. Versus the yen, the pound increased to 140.59 from yesterday's closing value of 140.21.The pound advanced to 0.9205, 1.2371 against the euro and the Swiss franc from yesterday's closing quotes of 0.9217, 1.2354 and 1.2799, respectively.The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com

    Prime News: Pound Advances Against Majors

    The British pound rose versus majors in Friday's Asian deals. Versus the yen, the pound increased to 140.59 from yesterday's closing value of 140.21.The pound advanced to 0.9205, 1.2371 against the euro and the Swiss franc from yesterday's closing quotes of 0.9217, 1.2354 and 1.2799, respectively.The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com
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  • Pound Rises Amid Risk Appetite The British pound strengthened against other major currencies in the European session on Thursday amid risk appetite, ahead of a key meeting of central bankers at Jackson Hole, Wyoming, which kicks off later today. Investors await speeches from Fed Chair Janet Yellen and ECB President Mario Draghi, though they are not expected to send any new policy messages. The U.K.'s FTSE 100 index is currently up 0.39 percent or 28.66 points at 7,411, France's CAC 40 index is up 0.32 percent or 16.17 points at 5,131 and Germany's DAX is up 0.39 percent or 47.33 points at 12,221. In economic news, data from the Office for National Statistics showed that the U.K. economy expanded as initially estimated in the second quarter. Gross domestic product increased 0.3 percent sequentially in the second quarter, unrevised from the preliminary estimate. The latest pace of growth was slightly faster than the 0.2 percent expansion posted in the first qua..

    Pound Rises Amid Risk Appetite

    Pound Rises Amid Risk Appetite The British pound strengthened against other major currencies in the European session on Thursday amid risk appetite, ahead of a key meeting of central bankers at Jackson Hole, Wyoming, which kicks off later today. Investors await speeches from Fed Chair Janet Yellen and ECB President Mario Draghi, though they are not expected to send any new policy messages. The U.K.'s FTSE 100 index is currently up 0.39 percent or 28.66 points at 7,411, France's CAC 40 index is up 0.32 percent or 16.17 points at 5,131 and Germany's DAX is up 0.39 percent or 47.33 points at 12,221. In economic news, data from the Office for National Statistics showed that the U.K. economy expanded as initially estimated in the second quarter. Gross domestic product increased 0.3 percent sequentially in the second quarter, unrevised from the preliminary estimate. The latest pace of growth was slightly faster than the 0.2 percent expansion posted in the first qua..
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  • Pound Rises Against Majors The British pound strengthened against other major currencies in the European session on Thursday. The pound rose to 140.25 against the yen and 1.2377 against the Swiss franc, from an early near 2-1/2-month low of 139.32 and a 1-month low of 1.2333, respectively. Against the euro and the U.S. dollar, the pound edged up to 0.9193 and 1.2825 from early lows of 0.9235 and 1.2774, respectively. If the pound extends its uptrend, it is likely to find resistance around 143.00 against the yen, 1.26 against the franc, 0.90 against the euro and 1.30 against the greenback.

    Pound Rises Against Majors

    Pound Rises Against Majors The British pound strengthened against other major currencies in the European session on Thursday. The pound rose to 140.25 against the yen and 1.2377 against the Swiss franc, from an early near 2-1/2-month low of 139.32 and a 1-month low of 1.2333, respectively. Against the euro and the U.S. dollar, the pound edged up to 0.9193 and 1.2825 from early lows of 0.9235 and 1.2774, respectively. If the pound extends its uptrend, it is likely to find resistance around 143.00 against the yen, 1.26 against the franc, 0.90 against the euro and 1.30 against the greenback.
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  • *Pound Advances To 140.24 Against Yen Pound Advances To 140.24 Against Yen

    *Pound Advances To 140.24 Against Yen

    *Pound Advances To 140.24 Against Yen Pound Advances To 140.24 Against Yen
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  • *Pound Rises To 1.2825 Against U.S. Dollar Pound Rises To 1.2825 Against U.S. Dollar

    *Pound Rises To 1.2825 Against U.S. Dollar

    *Pound Rises To 1.2825 Against U.S. Dollar Pound Rises To 1.2825 Against U.S. Dollar
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  • *Pound Edges Up To 1.2376 Against Swiss Franc Pound Edges Up To 1.2376 Against Swiss Franc

    *Pound Edges Up To 1.2376 Against Swiss Franc

    *Pound Edges Up To 1.2376 Against Swiss Franc Pound Edges Up To 1.2376 Against Swiss Franc
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  • *Pound Ticks Up To 0.9193 Against Euro Pound Ticks Up To 0.9193 Against Euro

    *Pound Ticks Up To 0.9193 Against Euro

    *Pound Ticks Up To 0.9193 Against Euro Pound Ticks Up To 0.9193 Against Euro
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  • Pound Falls Slightly After U.K. GDP Data At 4:30 am ET Thursday, the Office for National Statistics issued U.K. preliminary GDP data for the second quarter. After the data, the pound fell slightly against its major rivals. As of 4:31 am ET, the pound was trading at 0.9229 against the euro, 1.2346 against the Swiss franc, 1.2793 against the U.S. dollar and 139.88 against the yen.

    Pound Falls Slightly After U.K. GDP Data

    Pound Falls Slightly After U.K. GDP Data At 4:30 am ET Thursday, the Office for National Statistics issued U.K. preliminary GDP data for the second quarter. After the data, the pound fell slightly against its major rivals. As of 4:31 am ET, the pound was trading at 0.9229 against the euro, 1.2346 against the Swiss franc, 1.2793 against the U.S. dollar and 139.88 against the yen.
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