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Pound swings on government speeches | Markets

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Category: videosSource: videonewsindexJan 11th, 2017

London Markets: FTSE 100 jumps as U.K. election ends in a hung parliament

Most blue-chip stocks in the U.K. jumped Friday, carried higher as the pound fell to an seven-week low after the country’s general election leaves the British government with a hung parliament......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 9th, 2017

London Markets: FTSE 100 futures swing higher as pound sinks to 7-week low

U.K. blue-chip stock futures are gaining ground Friday, carried higher as the pound fell to an seven-week low after the country’s general election leaves the British government with a hung parliament......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 9th, 2017

London Markets: FTSE 100 ekes out all-time closing high as Brexit update flips pound lower

U.K. stocks end a choppy session slightly higher on Monday, finding slim relief in a weaker pound after the U.K. government announced when it would trigger the start of the so-called Brexit process......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 20th, 2017

Tumbling Pound Rattles Global Markets; Chinese Stock Slide Forces Government Intervention

While US markets take the day off .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 16th, 2017

World Stocks Mostly Lower, Pound Slides to 10-Week Low

World stock markets are mostly lower while the British pound has fallen to a 10-week low on indications the government is inclined to opt for a full break away from the European Union's single market.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsJan 9th, 2017

London Markets: FTSE 100 slides, under pressure from stronger pound and political angst

U.K. stocks are falling Friday, still feeling the pinch from sterling strength after the U.K. government lost a Brexit-related court ruling, keeping the FTSE 100 on course for its worst week in ten months......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 4th, 2016

London Markets: FTSE 100 slides after pound soars on Brexit uncertainty

The pound leaps, pressuring U.K. stocks after a high court rules the government can’t trigger the Brexit process without signoff from parliament......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 3rd, 2016

Brexit ruling tops Trump as tensions ease

The pound jumped on Thursday after a UK court ruled that parliament must approve a government decision to trigger Brexit, lifting European stocks and bond yields and easing tension in markets rattled by U.S election nerves. Sterling topped $1.24 for the f.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 3rd, 2016

OANDA MP – Oil Output Deal Looks Unlikely (Video)

Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam talks today’s speeches from Fed and ECB officials, the OPEC meeting in Algeria and the other stories that are moving financial markets. USD/CAD – Canadian Dollar Listless Ahead of US Durables GBP/USD – Pound Sub.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseSep 28th, 2016

London Markets: Miners help lift FTSE 100, even as pound extends gains

U.K. stocks push higher Thursday, as commodity shares benefitted from the U.S. dollar’s pullback, moves that offset pressure from a resurgent pound.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch2 hr. 37 min. ago

Bond Report: European bonds rebound as ECB official say markets misjudged Draghi

The euro, eurozone government bond yields pared back this week’s gains after a European Central Bank official said market participants had misinterpreted Draghi’s comments as dovish after he had hinted an end to the ECB’s bond buying......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch14 hr. 22 min. ago

Markets in swirl over Draghi, Carney comments

The euro dipped and government bond yields across the single-currency bloc gave up earlier .....»»

Category: videoSource: reuters17 hr. 22 min. ago

London Markets: FTSE 100 ends at 7-week low as pound jumps

U.K. blue-chip stocks finish with losses Wednesday, hit by the pound powering higher and as shares in asset managers helped lead the way lower in the wake of new rules for the industry......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch17 hr. 52 min. ago

Europe Markets: European stocks finish at 2-month lows as central banks jolt currencies

European stocks closed at a two-month low, with the euro pulled lower intraday while the pound leapt as investors reassessed policy stances at both the European Central Bank and the Bank of England......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch18 hr. 22 min. ago

London Markets: FTSE 100 falls as oil’s slide pulls energy majors lower, pound holds to gains

U.K. blue-chip stocks dropped Wednesday, under pressure from a strengthening pound and from losses for the key oil sector......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 28th, 2017

UK royals to receive massive tax funding boost

Queen Elizabeth and the British royal family are set to nearly double the funding they receive in government handouts, after the government agreed to increase pay into a 369 million pound refurbishment of Buckingham Palace. Sarah Charlton reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJun 27th, 2017

APAC markets trade mixed

Markets in Asia were mixed on Monday as traders watched for signals from central bankers’ speeches. The Nikkei 225 rose 0.41 percent, while South Korea’s benchmark Kospi index reversed earlier lo.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseJun 26th, 2017

Europe Markets: European stocks finish higher, helped by Italian banks, Nestlé

European stocks score gains on Monday, lifted in part by Italian banks after that nation’s government stepped in to shut down two failed lenders and as Nestlé rallies after a hedge fund snaps up a major stake in the consumer-products giant......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 26th, 2017

Government health care markets are holding up -- barely

Enough insurers are planning to sell coverage on the Affordable Care Act's insurance exchanges next year to keep them working — if only barely — in most parts of the country......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 21st, 2017

Government health insurance markets holding up -- barely

Enough insurers are planning to sell coverage on the Affordable Care Act's insurance exchanges next year to keep them working — if only barely — in most parts of the country......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 21st, 2017