LONDON — The pound is little changed against the dollar and the euro in early trade on Monday morning, as Britain officially begins Brexit negotiations with the European Union. Brexit Minister David Davis will begin talks with EU officials in Brussels on Monday to work out a deal on Britain’s exit from the EU and […]

Reuters/Kevin Coombs Tourists take pictures at the Parliament Square in London, Britain, June 4, 2017. LONDON — The number of foreign tourists coming to the UK since the Brexit vote continues to surge as overseas visitors take advantage of the plunge in the pound’s value since Britain elected to leave the European Union last June. […]

LONDON — The British pound is dropping sharply in overnight trade on Thursday after the exit poll suggested that no party will win a majority in the House of Commons after 2017’s general election. The exit poll, which in recent elections has proved to be a fairly accurate forecast of the official result, showed Theresa […]

REUTERS/Darren Staples Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May attends an election campaign event in Wolverhampton, May 30, 2017. LONDON — The pound is falling against the euro and dollar on Wednesday after a new poll suggested that next week’s election could return a hung parliament. The Times reports that a constituency-by-constituency poll by YouGov suggests that […]

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Reuters/Andrew Yates LONDON — Developments in sterling would almost universally be negative in the short term should Jeremy Corbyn become prime minister, according to most analysts. With just over one week until the general election, Theresa May’s lead in the polls appears to have stabilised, albeit at a much lower level […]

The FTSE 100 has opened slightly higher on Tuesday morning after a suspected terrorist attack in Manchester late on Monday evening. At least 22 people have died and over 50 injured following an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert at Manchester Arena. Police say one person set off an improvised explosive device at the arena. […]

The pound is dipping very against the dollar and euro on Tuesday morning after a suspected terrorist attack in Manchester. At least 22 people have died and over 50 injured after an explosion at Manchester Arena after an Ariana Grande concert. CMC Markets chief market analyst Michael Hewson says in an early morning email: “The […]

LONDON — The pound has dropped below 1.30 against the dollar once again on Monday morning, losing ground as the greenback strengthens and a little uncertainty about the outcome of the UK’s upcoming general election slips into the minds of market participants. Sterling passed above the psychologically significant $ 1.30 level last week, but struggled to […]