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Pound US dollar exchange rate up: Barnier suggests Brexit deal ‘still possible this week’

The GBP/USD exchange rate is currently trading at $ 1.2645, having climbed roughly 0.3 percent from today’s opening levels following upbeat comments from the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier. Sterling initially surged as M Barnier told EU ministers in Luxembourg that securing a Brexit deal this week would “be difficult” but “still possible”. Daily Express :: City and Business Feed

Pound Euro exchange rate: ‘Narrow path’ to Brexit deal leads pairing to five-month high

The pound jumped to a five month high against the euro this afternoon with the pairing currently trading at around €1.149 as a fresh wave of Brexit optimism and upbeat comments from the European Union’s chief negotiator sparked investor confidence. Michel Barnier said that while a “narrow path” exists to achieving a Brexit deal this week, it was “time to turn good intentions into legal text”. Daily Express :: City… Read More »Pound Euro exchange rate: ‘Narrow path’ to Brexit deal leads pairing to five-month high

Coinbase chief blasts US Senate over Libra letters

THE head of one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges has slammed US senators as “un-American” over their attempts to stop Facebook’s Libra crypto project in its tracks. Facebook announced in June that it planned to launch its own cryptocurrency to its two billion worldwide users under a newly-formed umbrella organisation called Calibra. Daily Express :: City and Business Feed