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Sterling on Course for Best Day Since 2008 after May Speech

Sterling saw its biggest gains since the 2008 financial crisis on Tuesday as Prime Minister Theresa May promised a parliamentary vote on Britain’s deal to leave the EU and said it would seek to stay a key European partner.

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Sterling Has Best Fortnight in Eight Years After Trump Boost

LONDON, Nov 11 (Reuters) – Sterling hit a five-week high against the dollar on Friday and recorded its best fortnight on a trade-weighted basis in almost eight years, with investors’ focus having turned away from Brexit and towards political risks