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Dollar edges up ahead of potentially market-moving Trump trade speech

4:23am EST

The dollar was stronger against the yen and Swiss franc on Tuesday as traders grew optimistic ahead of a speech by U.S. President Donald Trump, during which he is expected to again postpone imposing tariffs on European Union autos.

Pound climbs to six-month highs vs. euro as Conservatives get Brexit Party boost

Nov 11 2019

LONDON The pound jumped on Monday, hitting a six-month high versus the euro and posted its biggest daily rise in nearly a month against the greenback after the Brexit Party said it would not contest previously Conservative held seats in the UK's election.

REFILE-UPDATE 2-Pound strengthens after Conservatives receive Brexit Party boost

Nov 11 2019

* Graphic: Trade-weighted sterling since Brexit vote http://tmsnrt.rs/2hwV9Hv

London's share of global yuan trading declines in August vs May- report

Nov 11 2019

Nov 11 London's market share as a global centre for trading the offshore Chinese currency slipped in August versus May, according to a quarterly report published on Monday by the City of London Corporation using a mix of official data and turnover figures.

Sterling firms to $1.28 ahead of GDP data; short positions extend decline

Nov 11 2019

* Graphic: Trade-weighted sterling since Brexit vote http://tmsnrt.rs/2hwV9Hv

Brexit in January 2020 won't lift fog over UK markets, investors say

Nov 11 2019

LONDON - Never mind Britain's general election and January 2020 Brexit deadline -- there is a fog over UK assets that won't lift any time soon, some of the world's biggest money managers said.

RPT-REUTERS SUMMIT-Brexit in Jan 2020 won't lift fog over UK markets, investors say

Nov 11 2019

* For other news from Reuters Global Investment Outlook Summit:

British pound set for weekly loss on political uncertainty

Nov 08 2019

LONDON Sterling edged lower on Friday and is poised for a weekly loss as investors await political developments ahead of Britain's Dec. 12 election.

UPDATE 1-Sterling slips briefly below $1.28 on political uncertainty

Nov 08 2019

* Graphic: Trade-weighted sterling since Brexit vote http://tmsnrt.rs/2hwV9Hv (Updates prices, adds Sturgeon comments, Perdon positioning, 3-month volatility)

Sterling holds above $1.28, unchanged as investors wait for political moves

Nov 08 2019

* Graphic: Trade-weighted sterling since Brexit vote http://tmsnrt.rs/2hwV9Hv

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