By Andrew MacAskill LONDON (Reuters) - After losing the most contentious referendum in British history, James McGrory went for a drink in The Hope pub near London's medieval meat market. Amid butchers in bloodied coats, his dream of reversing Brexit seemed hopeless. Two years later, with the country in crisis over...
By Vatsal Srivastava SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The yen and the Swiss franc rose on Friday, as investors sought shelter in safe-haven assets due to renewed U.S.-China trade tensions and weaker-than-expected data in those two economies that revived global growth fears. Reuters reported on Thursday that the Trump administration was considering an...
(Bloomberg) -- The pound rallied to the highest since November on a report that Brexit could be delayed beyond the March deadline, before paring gains as the government ruled out an extension. The currency climbed as much as 0.8 percent after the Evening Standard newspaper cited unidentified cabinet ministers as...
By Vatsal Srivastava SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The Australian dollar fell versus the greenback on Friday after a private survey showed factory activity in China shrank by the most in almost three years in January. The Australian dollar, often considered a barometer for global risk appetite, fell 0.4 percent to $0.7246. The kiwi was...
Investing.com – The Chinese yuan gained against the U.S. dollar while the greenback traded slightly lower on Monday in Asia, as the prospects of a Sino-U.S. trade deal improved investors’ appetite for riskier assets. U.S.-China trade talks will continue in Washington this week after the two sides wrapped up the...
Investing.com - The euro hovered near two-week lows against the U.S. dollar in early European hours on Thursday, as investors looked ahead to the European Central Bank's policy meeting later in the day. The central bank is expected to slash growth forecasts and give its strongest signal yet that fresh stimulus...

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