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Pound euro exchange rate: GBP/EUR trending close to 31-month high

The pound is currently trading statically against the euro at €1.188 after hitting a 31-month high last week. GBP/EUR initially rallied as markets opened after the weekend as investors continued to price in a Conservative majority in this week’s UK general election. Daily Express :: City and Business Feed

Pound US dollar exchange rate steady as Tories surge ahead of Labour in polls

he pound US dollar exchange rate held steady today, with the pairing trading around $ 1.315 as the Tories continue to surge ahead of Labour in the latest election polls. This morning’s Survation opinion poll suggests that the Conservatives are heading for a majority government in Thursday’s general election, with the party having extended its lead over Labour by 14 percentage points. Daily Express :: City and Business Feed

Cryptocurrency will go mainstream by 2030, says Deutsche Bank

FINANCE giant Deutsche Bank has become the first big-name institution to signal its intention to prepare for cryptocurrency going mainstream. The Frankfurt-based colossus has revealed it believes cryptocurrencies could overtake fiat money as early as 2030. Daily Express :: City and Business Feed

Fraudsters find new malware trick to steal cryptocurrency

HACKERS hell-bent on stealing cryptocurrency have turned to a new form of malware that can seek out ‘copy and paste’ information in order to duplicate the log-in and password details of unsuspecting victims. Daily Express :: City and Business Feed

Pound Euro exchange rate: Election optimism sends GBP/EUR to best levels since 2017

The pound spent Wednesday storming higher against the euro thanks to weak German data and election optimism, leaving the pairing trading around a nine-month high of €1.179. The pound rose against the euro despite data showing UK election and Brexit uncertainty caused the UK’s service sector to shrink in November. Daily Express :: City and Business Feed

Australia’s largest criminal crypto haul is seized together with drugs package from UK

AUSTRALIAN BORDER FORCE officers have seized £800,000 in cryptocurrency together with a massive drugs package sent from the UK. Firearms specialists from the Western Australia Meth Transport Team raided a property in Perth where they arrested two people before recovering the huge drugs haul and an electronic device holding the cryptocurrency. Daily Express :: City and Business Feed

Sole Bliss: UK shoe brand’s sparkling comfort-plus-fashion mix transforms life for women

Sparkling, comfortable party heels, once mere fantasy footwear but now a feasible choice for women with bunions, are set to be a big winner this Christmas for Sole Bliss, the British shoe and comfort specialist. The lifestyle-changing brand, created with unique footbed technology by accessories expert Lisa Kay, is forecasting a £2m turnover in 2020 as it starts to make strides internationally in the new year with a dedicated US website.… Read More »Sole Bliss: UK shoe brand’s sparkling comfort-plus-fashion mix transforms life for women