British Pound

5 Reasons The Drop In Gold Prices Shouldn't Worry Investors

Gold prices took a hit at the end of last week, and it has some observers concerned. Here's what you need to know: Gold bars manufactured in Kasimov. …

Economics

British Pound Cakes: Idris Elba & Sabrina Dhowre’s Romantic Vacation Is Serving Real Body Goals

Source: David M. Benett / GettyActor and British heartthrob <b>Idris Elba</b> and his gorgeous fiancee <b>Sabrina Dhowre</b> have been spotted at all of Hollywood’s …

Red Carpet

Nigeria:Naira Strengthens Against Dollar At Parallel Market

[Vanguard] The Naira on Wednesday gained 50 kobo to firm against the dollar at the parallel market in Lagos.

Africa

UK inflation defies expectations

The British pound slipped to a one-week low on Wednesday as lower-than-expected inflation data undermined the chances of an interest rate rise.<p>The consumer prices index remained at 2.4 per cent in May for the second month running, suggesting the UK economy failed to regain momentum in the second …

Business

Pound Headed For Crucial Week

The British pound has had a disastrous start to the trading week after a double dose of bad news, which guarantees the Bank of England will keep …

Bank of England

Beige Book

The British pound has posted gains in Wednesday trade, erasing the losses seen on Tuesday. In the North American session, GBP/USD is trading at …

Beige Book

US dollar ends sharply lower against rupee

Mumbai, May 30 (PTI) The US dollar ended sharply lower against the rupee at Rs 67.43/44 per dollar and the pound sterling also finished lower at Rs …

Stock Markets

Wibeckes legs in her bedroom by Helmut Newton on artnet

Artist:<p>(Australian/German, 1920–2004)<p>Title:<p><i>Wibecke's legs in her bedroom</i>,<p>1974<p>Medium:<p>Unique polaroid print<p>Size:<p>9.3 x 7.2 cm. (3.7 x 2.8</i> …

Art

Modelling fashion for Vogue Hommes, Vogue Studio, Paris by Helmut Newton on artnet

Artist:<p>(Australian/German, 1920–2004)<p>Title:<p><i>Modelling fashion for Vogue Hommes, Vogue Studio, Paris</i>,<p>1981<p>Medium:<p>Unique polaroid print<p>Size:<p>9.4 x 7.2 cm. …

British Pound

Sailor, Ramatuelle by Helmut Newton on artnet

Artist:<p>(Australian/German, 1920–2004)<p>Title:<p><i>Sailor, Ramatuelle</i>,<p>1977<p>Medium:<p>Unique polaroid print<p>Size:<p>9.4 x 7.2 cm. (3.7 x 2.8 in.)<p>Sale:<p><i>ULTIMATE Evening</i> …

Art

Arielle, Azzedines Glove for French Vogue, Paris by Helmut Newton on artnet

Artist:<p>(Australian/German, 1920–2004)<p>Title:<p><i>Arielle, Azzedine's Glove for French Vogue, Paris</i>,<p>1981<p>Medium:<p>Unique polaroid print<p>Size:<p>9.4 x 7.2 cm. (3.7 …

Art

Sterling drops to new lows in 2018 after inflation unexpectedly dips

The British pound fell to a new low for the year as inflation unexpectedly declined, the <i>Financial Times</i> reported.<p>The inflation dip hit sterling, as …

Economics

British pound falls to 2018 low as US dollar soars; investors await data

LONDON: The British pound fell to its lowest in nearly five months on Monday (May 21) as the US dollar surged and investors prepared for data that …

Interest Rates

Pound Hits A New Yearly Low

The British pound has racked up a new low for the year after an interview yesterday by SNP leader Nicole Sturgeon who noted that the push for another …

Great Britain

British pound breaks down during the week to test major support

The British pound has broken down a bit during the week, reaching down towards the bottom of the hammer from the previous week. That’s a very …

Stock Markets

British pound falls during the Friday session

The British pound has fallen significantly during the day on Thursday, testing a major uptrend line that should continue to keep this market somewhat …

Trading

US stock markets pulled back slightly during the week

Dow Jones 30<p>The Dow Jones 30 initially trying to rally during the week, reaching towards the 25,000 level above which is an area that of course …

Stock Markets

British pound has volatile and negative session to test support

The British pound has fallen significantly during the trading session on Thursday, reaching towards the upward trend line. The upward trend line of …

Trading

Britain to tell Brussels it's willing to stay in customs union: report

Britain will tell the European Union it is prepared to stay in the customs union beyond 2021, The Daily Telegraph reported, without attribution. The …

Great Britain

Rupee crashes by 56 paise to close below 68 level against US dollar

The domestic currency closed sharply down at 68.07/08 per dollar against the previous close of 67.51 per dollar on heavy dollar demand

Business (India)

The British pound rallies initially on Friday only to turn around

The British pound has rallied significantly on Friday, to save the last vestiges of an uptrend as the uptrend line is now at roughly 1.35 below. I …

Trading

UK manufacturing production falls in March

UK manufacturing sector output fell 0.1% in March against the consensus of the decline of 0.2%.<p>On an annualized basis, manufacturing production rose …

Manufacturing Sector

UK housing market cools unexpectedly in April

British house price growth unexpectedly cooled in April to 2.2% Y/Y in April compared to the consensus of 3.3%, adding to signs of weakness in the …

Business

Smoking in bed, Eva Herzigova by Ellen von Unwerth on artnet

Past Auction<p>Ellen von Unwerth• <i><br>Smoking in bed, Eva Herzigova</i>, 1994<br>• 70 x 100 cm. (27.6 x 39.4 in.)<p>Artist:<p>(German, born 1954)<p>Title:<p><i>Smoking in bed, Eva</i> …

Art

Rupee ends steady at 66.66 against US dollar

Mumbai, May 2 (PTI) The rupee closed flat at 66.66 against the US dollar at the interbank foreign exchange market today.<p>The pound sterling finished …

Foreign Exchange Market

ETF Traders Are Betting on More Dollar Upside

<i>This article was originally published on ETFTrends.com.</i><p>The previously downtrodden PowerShares DB U.S. Dollar Index Bullish Fund (NYSEArca: UUP) jumped nearly 2% last week and is sporting a second-quarter gain of more than 3%. Some ETF traders see more upside ahead for the marquee dollar exchange …

Trading

The British pound falls during Friday trading

The British pound broke down during the trading session on Friday, reaching down to the 1.3750 level. That’s an area that has been support in the …

Trading

British pound falls after weak UK GDP report

The pound moved sharply lower against all other major currencies on Friday after data showed U.K. economic growth slowed more than expected in the first quarter.<p>The British currency fell to $1.3822 from $1.3915 late Thursday, then to a seven-week low of 1.3803 prior to the release of the GDP report.<p>…

Human Geography

Ex-HSBC Bank foreign exchange exec gets 2 years in prison

The former head of HSBC Bank's foreign exchange cash trading was sentenced Thursday to two years in prison on charges he traded ahead of his …

Corruption

The British pound drifts lower on Monday

The British pound has broken a bit to the downside during the trading session on Monday, slicing through the 1.40 level in a sign of weakness. …

Trading