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Theresa May’s resignation is not good news for British pound, say analysts

The British pound rises against rivals late Friday after U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May announced her resignation, after her deals to usher Britain out of the European Union failed and she lost the confidence of her political inner circle. 4:00 p.m. May 24, 2019

Asian markets mixed amid lingering trade-war worries

Asian markets finished mixed Friday, after a Wall Street selloff as investors remained concerned about the possibility of a protracted trade war. 8:08 a.m. May 24, 2019

China has a silver bullet in its trade-war arsenal

If China devalues the yuan, the country might think it can win the trade war and fix its massive debt overhang. 10:15 a.m. May 23, 2019

Today in Commodities

Gold falls, but tallies a weekly gain after reasserting haven role

Gold ends lower Friday, but tally a weekly gain after finding renewed haven support on rising trade-war worries.

2:52 p.m. May 24, 2019

Today in Bonds

2-year Treasury yield stages biggest daily rise in 7 weeks as stocks bounce

Treasury prices fall Friday, pushing yields higher, as U.S. equities look to recover from the previous session’s slump, sapping appetite for government paper.

3:00 p.m. May 24, 2019

Currencies Headlines

British pound extends skid as Brexit plan unravels, intensifying calls for May’s ouster

The British pound adds to its losses against major rivals on Thursday, with some bears raising the remote possibility that U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit struggles could drag Britain’s currency to parity with the buck.

8:27 a.m. May 23, 2019
Asian markets pull back on fears of prolonged trade standoff

Asian markets fell Thursday as the U.S. and China appeared to brace for a prolonged trade standoff.

7:35 a.m. May 23, 2019
British pound hits second lowest level of 2019 as May faces stiff Brexit headwinds

A popular gauge of the U.S. dollar on Wednesday hangs near its highest level in about three weeks, with investors awaiting an account of the Federal Open Market Committee’s most recent policy gathering, which holds the potential for a fresh catalyst for bucks.

4:08 p.m. May 22, 2019

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United States DollarUSD United Kingdom PoundGBP European EuroEUR Japanese YenJPY
United States DollarUSD /zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled0.7866 /zigman2/quotes/210561242/realtime/sampled0.8923 /zigman2/quotes/210561789/realtime/sampled109.3050
United Kingdom PoundGBP /zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled1.2713 /zigman2/quotes/210561278/realtime/sampled1.1338 /zigman2/quotes/210561291/realtime/sampled138.8900
European EuroEUR /zigman2/quotes/210561242/realtime/sampled1.1207 /zigman2/quotes/210561278/realtime/sampled0.8820 /zigman2/quotes/210561215/realtime/sampled122.5500
Japanese YenJPY /zigman2/quotes/210561789/realtime/sampled0.0091 /zigman2/quotes/210561291/realtime/sampled0.0072 /zigman2/quotes/210561215/realtime/sampled0.0082

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Key Currencies

Symbol Bid Ask High Low Time(ET)
USDJPY/zigman2/quotes/210561789/realtime/sampled 109.3000 109.3100 109.3100 109.3010 05/24/19
USDCHF/zigman2/quotes/210561981/realtime/sampled 1.0016 1.0020 1.0021 1.0016 05/24/19
GBPUSD/zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled 1.2712 1.2714 1.2714 1.2710 05/24/19
EURUSD/zigman2/quotes/210561242/realtime/sampled 1.1205 1.1208 1.1207 1.1204 05/24/19
AUDUSD/zigman2/quotes/210560947/realtime/sampled 0.6922 0.6926 0.6927 0.6924 05/24/19
USDCAD/zigman2/quotes/210561978/realtime/sampled 1.3435 1.3440 1.3438 1.3434 05/24/19
EURCHF/zigman2/quotes/210561153/realtime/sampled 1.1227 1.1230 1.1229 1.1225 05/24/19
EURJPY/zigman2/quotes/210561215/realtime/sampled 122.5300 122.5700 122.5800 122.4200 05/24/19
NZDJPY/zigman2/quotes/210561685/realtime/sampled 71.6100 71.6500 71.6700 71.5800 05/24/19
AUDCHF/zigman2/quotes/210560928/realtime/sampled 0.6931 0.6941 0.6942 0.6936 05/24/19
AUDNZD/zigman2/quotes/210560938/realtime/sampled 1.0559 1.0579 1.0575 1.0565 05/24/19
CADJPY/zigman2/quotes/210560992/realtime/sampled 81.3200 81.3600 81.3700 81.3200 05/24/19
EUR= European Euro CHF= Swiss Franc NZD= New Zealand Dollar
USD= United States Dollar JPY= Japanese Yen GBP= United Kingdom Pound
AUD= Australian Dollar
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