Search

Pound US dollar exchange rate: GBP at seven-week high as tariffs prompt surprise USD drop

Pound US dollar exchange rate: GBP at seven-week high as tariffs prompt surprise USD drop
Pound US dollar exchange rate: GBP at seven-week high as tariffs prompt surprise USD drop THE pound US dollar exchange rate is currently at around $1.314, virtually unchanged from today’s opening rate and close to yesterday’s highs. The pound is trading close to a seven-week high against the US dollar this morning after news of Donald Trump’s latest round of... Read More

CRUSADER GUIDE TO PROTECTING YOUR TECH: wise up on the policies before buying insurance

CRUSADER GUIDE TO PROTECTING YOUR TECH: wise up on the policies before buying insurance
CRUSADER GUIDE TO PROTECTING YOUR TECH: wise up on the policies before buying insurance LAPTOPS, tablets, mobiles … electronic gadgets are now part of life’s essentials. Most people and homes have more than one, but their portability raises the risk of them breaking, getting lost or stolen. CRUSADER GUIDE TO PROTECTING YOUR TECH: wise up on the policies before... Read More

Pound v euro exchange rate: GBP/EUR stable as Theresa May says ‘It’s my deal or no-deal’

Pound v euro exchange rate: GBP/EUR stable as Theresa May says ‘It’s my deal or no-deal’
Pound v euro exchange rate: GBP/EUR stable as Theresa May says ‘It’s my deal or no-deal’ The GBP/EUR exchange rate is currently trading at €1.123, virtually unchanged from this morning’s opening levels as the pairing continues to hold close to a one-month high. The pound has started this week’s session trading flatly against the euro as markets digest some threats... Read More

Pound v US dollar: GBP/USD exchange rate ticks higher as trade fears drag dollar down

Pound v US dollar: GBP/USD exchange rate ticks higher as trade fears drag dollar down
Pound v US dollar: GBP/USD exchange rate ticks higher as trade fears drag dollar down The pound has opened the week showing a slight rise against the US dollar, causing GBP/USD to hit a level of $1.308. This appreciation is mainly down to low confidence among US dollar traders, as the latest UK economic announcements haven’t been overly supportive of... Read More

‘Stab in back’ angers Ashley

‘Stab in back’ angers Ashley
‘Stab in back’ angers Ashley MIKE Ashley’s relationship with the City reached breaking point after the Sports Direct founder accused shareholders of stabbing him in the back. His anger boiled over two days after the retailer’s chairman Keith Hellawell announced before the annual meeting that he was stepping down, having been the target of protest votes by investors over its... Read More

THE SUSSEX PEASANT: Mobile farm shop and growers’ friend opens up new sales channel

THE SUSSEX PEASANT: Mobile farm shop and growers’ friend opens up new sales channel
THE SUSSEX PEASANT: Mobile farm shop and growers’ friend opens up new sales channel Mobile shop start-up The Sussex Peasant, which aims to take grocery in a new direction by selling local farm produce directly to consumers, is to double its network this autumn. A £5,700 loan from young entrepreneur’s business charity The Prince’s Trust got owner Ed Johnstone up... Read More