Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling ‘advances’ as Italy plunges into recession

The pound has climbed against the euro after figures showed Italy fell into recession at the end of 2018, while German consumers stopped spending in December. Sterling has endured a political rollercoaster this week after MPs voted in Parliament on Brexit for Prime Minister Theresa May to return to Brussels to try and thrash out […]

Pound to euro exchange rate ‘slides’ amid Brexit volatility – should you buy travel money?

The pound to euro exchange rate has decreased despite the odds of a no-deal Brexit slimming, experts have said. On Tuesday, after a day of debate concerning different amendments to the Withdrawal Agreement originally proposed by Prime Minister Theresa May, MPs supported a new approach to reopen the agreement and replace the backstop with “alternative […]

Pound to euro exchange rate: Brexit uncertainty sparks ‘higher’ exchange rate before vote

The ongoing Brexit uncertainty “lit a fire” sending the value of sterling soaring last week, according to experts. The failure of Prime Minister Theresa May and her government to find a divorce deal from the European Union has sparked unexpected consequences for the pound. Earlier this month, the pound reached a two month high against […]

Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling value falls as euro could see another ‘lift’

The euro could see another “lift” against the value of the pound on Tuesday. Experts claim strong retail figures in the Eurozone have sparked the positive news, with an increase in consumer spending both on the month and on the year, while the worth of the pound dropped. Sterling is currently trading at €1.115 against the euro, […]

Pound to euro exchange rate: Brexit continues to propel sterling as GBP steadies

The pound remains propelled by Brexit this week and is steady against the major currencies. Sterling is currently trading at €1.113 against the euro, according to Bloomberg. Brexit continues to serve as a barometer for the pound’s movements against the euro. Prime Minister Theresa May has warned MPs that a second referendum on Britain leaving […]

Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling holds as May returns to Brexit negotiations

The value of the pound against the euro has held today, after only having just slightly recovered following the leadership challenge on Wednesday night. The rate is now €1.1114 according to Bloomberg figures, while yesterday the pound rose against the euro at €1.110. The steady value of sterling comes as Theresa May returns to Brexit negotiations, […]

IEX CEO Brad Katsuyama talks about disrupting Wall Street and the power of ‘Flash Boys’ on the upstart exchange

Brad Katsuyama, the CEO of upstart stock exchange IEX, didn’t realize how hard disrupting Wall Street would be. Katsuyama, who came to prominence as the star of Michael Lewis‘ 2014 best-selling “ Flash Boys,” said without the book, “I’m not sure if I’m sitting here for a stock exchange right now.”  Katsuyama spoke on Tuesday at Business […]

The ‘Fearless Girl’ statue is on the move to her new home in front of the New York Stock Exchange

The “Fearless Girl” statue, a symbol of female can-do business spirit, has been removed from her spot opposite Wall Street’s “Charging Bull.” The statue will move to a location in front of the New York Stock Exchange by the end of this year, said officials. State Street Global Advisors placed the statue opposite Wall Street’s […]

Pound to euro exchange rate: UK currency far from ‘best levels’ – sterling suffers

The pound to euro exchange rate has been fluctuating thanks to Brexit news. Just two weeks ago the currency was at a six month high against the euro and the dollar.  However, the currency soon start to slip. According to experts the pound is now far from these highs. However, it is not all bad […]

Pound to euro exchange rate: Brexit sends sterling 'plummeting' as rates remain 'volatile'

The pound suffered its sharpest drop since the 2017 general election last week and has failed to recover since. The pound is currently trading at €1.125 against the euro, according to Bloomberg. Brexit continues to dominate headlines and affect sterling’s growth this week. Laura Parsons, currency analyst at TorFX, spoke to Express.co.uk regarding the latest […]