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Rising no-deal Brexit fears pile pressure on pound

The pound plunged on Thursday and was heading for its biggest one-day fall this year on growing fears of a "no-deal" Brexit should British lawmakers hold firm in their rejection of Prime Minister Theresa May's EU divorce deal.

Dollar recovers from Fed blow; Brexit woes hound pound

The U.S. dollar rebounded on Thursday, recouping most of the ground lost in the previous session after the Federal Reserve jolted markets by abandoning all plans to raise rates this year, a signal its three-year campaign to normalise policy might be at an end.

Dollar weak as traders bet on a dovish Fed

The U.S. dollar edged lower against a basket of major currencies on Tuesday as concerns over the strength of the U.S. economy and expectations that the Federal Reserve will prove accommodative at its meeting this week weighed on the greenback.

British pound turnover surges as Brexit uncertainty rises

Turnover in sterling surged last week to its highest level so far this year as investors traded through a series of British parliamentary votes on Brexit, including a heavy defeat for Prime Minister Theresa May's withdrawal deal, CLS data showed.

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Trump, lawmakers await details of Mueller's Russia report

U.S. lawmakers drew battle lines on Sunday over how to handle a special counsel long-awaited report on Russian meddling in the 2016 election that has cast a pall over Donald Trump's presidency and raised questions about collusion between his campaign and Moscow.