Pound soars after Brexit bill breakthrough, will the upward trend continue? (Joseph Wright)

Pound soars after Brexit bill breakthrough, will the upward trend continue? (Joseph Wright)
November 29
18:09 2017

The Pound spiked upward today across the board of currencies today, after speculation of a final agreed amount for the Brexit bill has supposedly been agreed.

The figure is rumoured to be around the £50bn mark and the markets have welcomed the news, as the likelihood is that that the path of trade negotiations will now be cleared.

Up until now this has been a sticking point, so I think that should the rumours be true and the figures be made official, I wouldn’t be surprised to see the GBP/CHF rate continue to climb and reach levels of 1.35 once again, which is a level not seen since before the Brexit vote last year.

There is little economic data out for the rest of the week from a UK perspective, so moving forward I expect to see the Pound continue to be driven by sentiment.

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