Pound US Dollar exchange rate: GBP/USD slips as dollar hits 29-month high | City...

The sector saw faster increases in both new business and output. Markit’s Chief Business Economist, Chris Williamson said: “News of the PMI hitting a five-month high brings a sigh of relief, but manufacturing is not...

Pound euro exchange rate eases, Brexit weighs on UK manufacturing in September | City...

The euro rose against the pound despite September’s Eurozone inflation figure falling below consensus from 1 percent to a three-year low of 0.9 percent. Nicola Nobile, lead Eurozone Economist at Oxford Economics, said: “Low inflation...

GBP/EUR exchange rate rises on upwardly revised UK GDP | City & Business |...

First quarter GDP growth was upwardly revised to 0.6 percent while annual growth for the second quarter edged up from 1.2 to 1.3 percent. An increase in household and government spending sparked the revisions. Commenting...

Somerset company DPD launches date palm development and climate change fightback | City &...

The expansion will allow the 35-year-old specialist nursery, the first to succeed in propagating the palms commercially this way, to double capacity and export 300,000 plants annually by 2022. “We are the go-to provider...

Bitcoin: Cryptocurrency’s stumble may set up a huge fall | City & Business |...

Dropping like a stone through the psychological barrier of $10,000 it finally landed this afternoon, levelling off at around $8,400 before slipping slowly towards $8,000 – a line it looks almost certainly to prepare...

ROOM2 scales up new style ‘hometels’ for modern travellers | City & Business |...

Part of the family-owned residential and commercial operator the Lamington Group, successful roll out of room2’s concept for modern travellers in London’s Hammersmith and Southampton is now paving the way for new openings. Another...

Bitcoin bloodshed continues as price drops below $8,000 | City & Business | Finance

Bitcoin’s own value loss in that time exceeds $2,000 as it fell from above the $10,000 line it had managed to cling to for several weeks after failing to breach $14,000 in the height...

Pound euro exchange rate: GPB/EUR steady as October’s German consumer confidence improves | City...

However, the euro was unable to gain on Sterling following the news that European Central Bank (ECB) policymaker Sabine Lautenschläger would be resigning before the end of her full term. As one of the...

Pound Euro exchange rate: GBP/EUR slumps as MPs return to parliament | City &...

Sterling slumped on Wednesday as investors prepared for further political uncertainty after the UK Supreme Court ruled that Prime Minister Boris Johnson had unlawfully prorogued parliament. Boris Johnson is expected to address the Commons this...

Pound US dollar exchange rate: GPB/USD sinks on early general election fears | City...

Mr Cox also added: “This parliament should have the courage to face the electorate. But it won’t because so many of them are about preventing us leaving the European Union. All we need is a...