Gulf Times - sterling
Dollar soars, kicking euro, sterling to multi-year lows

Dollar soars, kicking euro, sterling to multi-year lows

The US dollar climbed on Thursday after the Federal Reserve cut rates a day earlier but cautioned it was not necessarily the start of a cycle of monetary loosening, sending the euro to a 26-month low ...

Sterling slips as pressure mounts on PM May to step down

Sterling slips as pressure mounts on PM May to step down

Sterling weakened again on Thursday as pressure mounted on Prime Minister Theresa May to name a date for her departure after a backlash over her last-ditch plans for Britain's exit from the European Union.

World stocks in freefall as UK votes for EU exit

World stocks in freefall as UK votes for EU exit

World stocks headed for one the biggest slumps on record on Friday as a decision by Britain to leave the European Union triggered 8% falls for Europe's biggest bourses and a record plunge for sterling.

'Explosive shock' as Britain votes to leave EU, Cameron quits

'Explosive shock' as Britain votes to leave EU, Cameron quits

Britain has voted to leave the European Union, forcing the resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron and dealing the biggest blow since World War Two to the European project of forging greater unity.