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Pound solidifies gains after May wins confidence vote

Dec 13 2018 06:54

New York - The British currency sustained gains won late Wednesday after Prime Minister Theresa May survived a bid by her own MPs to unseat her through a no confidence vote.

The pound had gained nearly a full percentage point to $1.2597 around 21:00 GMT, just after the vote maintaining the steady upward march after it became clear May was likely to win.

theresa may  |  uk parliament  |  uk  |  no confidence vote  |  brexit


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