Pound Edges Higher at Start of Holiday-Thinned Week
Monday, 24 December 2018 15:52 WIB | CURRENCIES |poundSterling,Poundsterling

The pound rose against a broadly weaker dollar in muted trading at the start of a holiday-shortened week. U.K. government bonds were little changed.

Sterling climbs 0.3% to $1.2676, after gaining 0.5% last week. Pound is little changed at 89.84 pence per euro.

Dollar slips amid concerns over the Fed™s autonomy and the extension of a partial U.S. govt shutdown.

No U.K. economic data due Monday.

Parliament is in recess until Jan. 7.

Prime Minister Theresa May™s allies are making plans that would keep her in office for more than two years after Brexit, the Sunday Times reported, citing a senior cabinet minister it didn™t name.

Ten-year gilt yield slips 2bps to 1.30%; rose to 1.34% Friday, highest level since Dec. 4.

U.K. financial markets will be closed Dec. 25-26. Trading resumes on Dec. 27.

Source: Bloomberg

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