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David Cameron Visits A Manufacturing Business To Discuss The EU Referendum

REUTERS: UK Employment Surges to Record High, Wages Increase

LONDON (Reuters) – The number of people in work in Britain surged and one measure of wage growth rose to a near one-year high, according to data that may encourage some Bank of England policymakers to think interest rates should rise again before long.

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Sterling Climbs Above $1.40 to New Post-Brexit-Vote High

One of the key critiques used by legacy pro-European Union campaigners has been undermined today as Britain’s currency climbed back to pre-Brexit vote levels. Pound Sterling hit the $1.40 mark against the dollar today, before easing back one point. The currency

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British Industry ‘Booms Back to Life’ Following Brexit Vote

British industry “boomed back to life” as 2016 drew to a close, defying the establishment forecasters who predicted an “immediate and profound shock” to the economy in the event of a vote to leave the European Union (EU).

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Brexit Boom: Sterling Rebounds Against The Dollar

LONDON, Sept 22 (Reuters) – Sterling rebounded from a five-week low against the dollar on Thursday, boosted by renewed weakness in the greenback after the Federal Reserve kept monetary policy steady and projected a less aggressive path for rate hikes in coming years.

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China’s Largest Online Retailer Says Brexit Will Boost Trade

China’s largest online retailer plans to sell British goods to its 170 million customers and says Brexit will boost trade and exports because of a falling pound. “I know there are some people who are not happy with the result

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Sterling Struggles As Second Day Of EU Summit Gets Underway

LONDON (Reuters) – Bumper British retail sales and strong public finance numbers were unable to boost sterling on Friday, amid investors’ worries that an ongoing summit between British and European Union leaders might not be able to prevent a British

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V. Stiviano Tries Rekindling with Old Flame Donald Sterling

In the kind of loving note that a man hopes to get from the woman he loves, Donald Sterling received an Instagram post from his former mistress, V. Stiviano, who posted a picture of herself dressed as an angel sitting on Sterling’s lap and informed the octogenarian: “I will forever be your ANGEL.”