Pound could fall to parity with dollar on hard Brexit concerns

Fear of ‘hardline’ Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt could push sterling down to mid-80s levels, says Morgan StanleyThe pound’s fall to a two-year low against the dollar could be the start of a no-deal Brexit inspired wave of selling that would push sterli…

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London house prices suffer biggest slump since 2009, as pound keeps dropping – business live

Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as UK housing market keeps slowing and the pound hits fresh lowsBreaking: London house prices fell 4.4% in MayBiggest decline in a decadeUK house price growth slows to 1.2%Introduction: Pound …

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Pound hits 27-month low as no-deal Brexit fears grow – business live

Sterling is sliding as UK and Brussels head for fresh clash over the Irish BackstopPound slides as Hunt and Johnson say backstop is deadPound hits 27-month low vs dollar, 6-month low vs euroConservative leadership rivals hurt sterlingWeaker pound will …

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Rising risk of no-deal Brexit slows UK growth as pound slides

Latest Guardian analysis finds business alarmed by prospect of Boris Johnson or Jeremy Hunt leaving EU without dealGuardian Brexit watch – June verdictBritain’s next prime minister will take charge of an economy beginning to falter, as Brexit uncertain…

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‘The UK is headed towards a cliff edge’ – two experts on the economic outlook

Two former members of Bank of England’s rate-setting committee on Britain’s prospectsRising risk of no-deal Brexit slows UK growth as pound slidesProfessor of economics at Dartmouth College in the US and member of the Bank of England’s monetary policy …

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