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Chance of no EU-UK trade deal leaps as talks stumble: Reuters poll

Sep 09 2020

LONDON The likelihood of Britain and the European Union failing to agree a trade deal by the end of the year has jumped in the past month as negotiations have all but stalled over fisheries and state aid, according to a Reuters poll on Wednesday.

Sterling to weaken by end-year before regaining lost ground - Reuters poll

Sep 04 2020

LONDON Sterling will lose some of its recent gains against a weaker dollar as year-end approaches, hurt by Brexit uncertainty and fears surrounding the coronavirus pandemic, a Reuters poll showed on Friday.

Euro zone recovery lost momentum in August as economies diverge

Sep 03 2020

LONDON The euro zone's rebound from its deepest economic downturn on record faltered in August, surveys showed on Thursday, with some countries in the bloc suffering more than others from restrictions imposed to limit the spread of the coronavirus.

Factories worldwide shake off COVID-19 gloom but outlook shaky

Sep 01 2020

LONDON/TOKYO/WASHINGTON Factories across Europe, Asia and North America continued to shake off the coronavirus gloom in August as the global economy emerged from a downturn triggered by the health crisis, thanks in part to massive fiscal and monetary stimulus programmes.

Factories shaking off COVID-19 gloom but outlook shaky

Sep 01 2020

LONDON/TOKYO Factories across Europe and Asia continued to shake off the coronavirus gloom in August as the global economy gradually emerges from a downturn triggered by the health crisis, thanks in part to massive fiscal and monetary stimulus programmes.

Euro zone economic recovery falters in August

Aug 21 2020

LONDON The euro zone's recovery from its deepest economic downturn on record hit the brakes in August, particularly in services, as pent-up demand unleashed by the easing of coronavirus lockdowns dwindled, a survey showed on Friday. | Video

Britain's economy won't reach pre-pandemic size for at least two years: Reuters Poll

Aug 19 2020

LONDON Britain's economy will not fully recover from its current historic downturn for at least two years, a Reuters poll of economists found, but there is only a slim chance the Bank of England will use negative interest rates to boost the upswing.

Sterling to dip this year as Brexit uncertainty swirls - Reuters poll

Aug 06 2020

LONDON Sterling, which was approaching a five-month high on Wednesday, is expected to lose some of those gains this year amid Brexit and coronavirus fears before recovering in 2021, a Reuters poll found.

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