Sterling Pushes Higher After MPs Grab Control of Brexit
Tuesday, 26 March 2019 15:22 WIB |
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Sterling is center stage again Tuesday morning in Europe after U.K. lawmakers voted on Monday night to take control of the Brexit process from the government of Prime Minister Theresa May.
At 05:00 AM ET (09:00 GMT), Cable was at $1.3203 and the pound was at 1.1675 against the euro, in both cases up around 0.2% from immediately before last night™s vote.
The dollar index, which measures the greenback against a basket of six major currencies, was little changed at 96.018.
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