GBP Brexit

British Pound Down Mildly On Brexit Vote Disappointment

The much expected Brexit Super Saturday ended up as an anti-climax. Voting was disrupted by an amendment put forward by Sir Oliver Letwin, asking for a delay in the House of Common vote so that the relevant laws necessary for Brexit implementation could be passed. This motion was passed by [...]

GBPJPY Off Daily Highs After DUP Objects to Brexit Deal

The GBPJPY experienced an initial surge earlier today on reports that a Brexit deal had been agreed by negotiating parties. However, the pair has begun to trade off its daily highs after the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) expressed reservations a short while ago about the new Brexit deal. The GBPJPY [...]

Preview of Economic News Releases for the Week

What are the key economic news releases for the week? Monday has no news releases of note, so Tuesday is when things will kick off, starting with the Average Earnings Index from the UK at 8.30am GMT. At 12.30pm GMT, the CPI data as well as its core component will [...]