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Pound euro exchange rate dips, No 10 warns of General Election before Christmas

The pound euro exchange rate eased today, with the pairing currently trading around €1.159. Brexit uncertainty is on the increase after Downing Street threatened to abandon the current deal and seek a general election before Christmas. Speaking in the House of Commons today, Prime Minister Boris Johnson warned MPs that a vote against his “programme motion” would result in a snap general election. Daily Express :: Finance Feed

Pound Euro exchange rate: GBP/EUR falls as PM threatens to pull Brexit bill

The pound slumped against the euro this afternoon ahead of this evening’s crucial Brexit vote with the pairing currently trading at around €1.160. The pound was left under pressure today as investors waited to see if the UK will leave the European Union by the October 31 deadline as the Prime Minister has repeatedly promised. Daily Express :: Finance Feed