Racism 'only disease right now,' says Sterling

Mon, 08 Jun 2020 - 06:33 GMT

Manchester City and England footballer Raheem Sterling on Sunday insisted that racism is "the only disease right now".

Racism 'only disease right now,' says Sterling

Mon, 08 Jun 2020 - 06:33 GMT

Manchester City and England footballer Raheem Sterling on Sunday insisted that racism is "the only disease right now".

Markets falter as Brexit approaches its endgame

Wed, 16 Oct 2019 - 10:29 GMT

Hopes of a breakthrough lifted markets on Tuesday, but investors turned more cautious stance after looking for a deal during the night that never came.

Sterling struggles as threat of a no-deal Brexit grows

Thu, 29 Aug 2019 - 10:27 GMT

However, the pound could come under further pressure, analysts said.

Sterling holds below $1.25 as Johnson appoints new cabinet

Thu, 25 Jul 2019 - 11:52 GMT

The EU has so far repeatedly refused to rewrite the withdrawal agreement, but it has said it could change a so- called political declaration on future ties.

Debt and dollar in demand, sterling and stocks stricken on trade war and Brexit

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 - 10:01 GMT

Fed expectations have not dented the dollar however. It stood around a one-week high against a basket of currencies after the previous day’s half-percent jump.

Sterling rises from five-month lows vs dollar, euro

Mon, 08 Jul 2019 - 10:17 GMT

By 1430 GMT, sterling was up 0.4 percent at $1.2712, bringing its gains in June to more than 3 percent.

Brexit nerves set pound on track for biggest monthly drop in a year

Thu, 30 May 2019 - 10:01 GMT

“The risk of a no deal and no Brexit have both increased and that’s why volatility remains low,” said Colin Asher, a senior economist at Mizuho.

Euro holds firm after EU vote shows pro-Europe parties cling to majority

Mon, 27 May 2019 - 10:19 GMT

The common currency traded at $1.1211 in Asian trade, near its highest levels in 1 1/2 weeks, and off a two-year low of $1.11055 touched on Thursday.

Pound set for biggest losing streak vs euro as Brexit plan disintegrates

Wed, 22 May 2019 - 10:53 GMT

With the plan appearing dead in the water, some traders said they saw a rising chance of Britain leaving the European Union without a transition deal.

Firmer dollar and Brexit fears push sterling under $1.27

Tue, 21 May 2019 - 10:27 GMT

Rejection of the deal yet again would likely pave the way for May to be replaced by a eurosceptic Tory, possibly Boris Johnson.

Pound at three-month lows as May's fate, Brexit deal hang in balance

Thu, 16 May 2019 - 09:59 GMT

Britain’s deadline for leaving the EU is Oct. 31.

Sterling stuck at two-week low as investors await UK jobs data

Tue, 14 May 2019 - 09:58 GMT

“If firms have got a load of inventories, they are going to be producing less and using less labour.”

Pound steadies near $1.31 as Brexit talks resume

Tue, 07 May 2019 - 09:57 GMT

Against the dollar, the pound traded flat at $1.3090 and was steady against the euro at 85.48 pence.

Sterling stands tall before BoE rates decision

Thu, 02 May 2019 - 09:33 GMT

Sterling has traded in a narrow range of $1.28-$1.30 since Britain last month pushed its scheduled departure from the European Union back from March until Oct. 31.

Sterling at two-month lows as dollar and Brexit weigh

Wed, 24 Apr 2019 - 10:13 GMT

The dollar index, which measures the U.S. currency versus a basket of six major rivals, hit a 22-month high overnight.

Man City's Sterling wants harsher punishment to tackle racism

Tue, 23 Apr 2019 - 12:56 GMT

Soccer authorities must adopt radical changes to tackle the menace, Sterling said.

Sterling stuck below $1.30 as British parliament returns

Tue, 23 Apr 2019 - 10:03 GMT

Sterling was stuck under $1.30 on Tuesday as Britain’s parliament returned from its Easter break and the ruling Conservative party tried to move talks forward with the opposition Labour party over a Brexit agreement.

Sterling slumbers on despite strong UK retail sales

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 - 10:19 GMT

Wild swings in the pound subsided last week when European Union leaders granted Britain the Brexit delay to Oct. 31.

Sterling rises back towards $1.31, Brexit talks in focus

Mon, 15 Apr 2019 - 10:29 GMT

Volatility in the pound has collapsed since European Union leaders and the British government last week announced Brexit would be delayed for up to six months.