The Great Britain pound advanced today as UK service industries expanded last month with fastest pace in more than a year, exceeding analysts’ expectations and adding to signs of economic recovery in the United Kingdom.
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June 05th, 2013 at 13:39
June 04th, 2013 at 22:35
The Great Britain pound rose against the Japanese yen today as construction made a pleasant surprise, unexpectedly expanding last month, adding to signs of recovery. The currency was little changed against the US dollar and the euro.
June 03rd, 2013 at 11:10
The Great Britain pound advanced today as UK manufacturing unexpectedly expanded last month, improving outlook for the nation’s economy and increasing attractiveness of the British currency.
The Great Britain pound rose today as data showed that the service sector expanded last month faster than was expected, adding to signs of economic recovery in the United Kingdom.
May 01st, 2013 at 10:09
The Great Britain pound rallied today even as data showed that manufacturing shrank last month. The good part of the report was that the sector’s decline was smaller than anticipated by analysts.
April 02nd, 2013 at 16:57
The Great Britain pound slumped today after the report showed that the manufacturing sector remained in contraction, albeit shrinking with slower pace.
April 01st, 2013 at 14:14
The Chinese yuan fell today even as the nation’s manufacturing expanded with faster pace last month. The data still missed projections and perhaps it is a reason for the currency’s weakness.
March 01st, 2013 at 12:29
The Great Britain pound dropped today after a report showed that the manufacturing sector unexpectedly contracted last month. The currency reached the lowest level since July 2010 against the US dollar.
February 05th, 2013 at 23:22
The Great Britain pound fell to the lowest level since August against the US dollar even as domestic fundamentals were supportive for the currency. The sterling traded near the strongest rate since January 2010 versus the Japanese yen.
February 04th, 2013 at 12:26
The Great Britain pound remained strong today even after a report showed that Britain’s construction stayed in decline last month. The sterling advanced against the US dollar as likely the Friday’s huge drop was overdone, while rally of pound against the yen can be explained by the weakness of the Japanese currency.