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The pound plummets after Boris Johnson’s ‘drastic’ move that raises risk of Britain crashing out of the EU without a deal

The pound fell over 1% against both the dollar and the euro. "This sets up another cliff-edge and could create yet more months of uncertainty," said one analyst.

The pound is soaring after UK election exit polls show Boris Johnson’s Conservative party won a big majority

The pound surged as much as 2.1% against the dollar to about $1.34 after exit polls showed that the Conservatives secured a majority.

The pound is posting its biggest 2-day surge since since 2008 on Brexit deal hopes

The pound pushed up 1.3% against the dollar and 1% against the euro on Friday.

The pound is soaring on reports that UK and Irish leaders see a ‘pathway’ to a Brexit deal

The British pound rose 0.7% against the US dollar on the news.
Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson.

The pound is plunging on ‘no-deal’ Brexit fears after Boris Johnson moves to shut down Parliament

The pound was down 0.7% against the dollar as of 1:30 pm in London.

Boeing and Brexit drama are hitting market sentiment

Traders are still jittery over Boeing's woes and Theresa May's Brexit deal was voted down in Parliament, leading to uncertainty and a bit of relief.

The downtrodden pound could be a big winner from the UK’s Brexit chaos, but investors are expecting a bumpy ride

May's defeat makes a second referendum, or Britain never leaving the EU at all, more likely. Those scenarios would be a godsend for pound bulls.

The pound is fighting back after Theresa May suffers a crushing defeat in Brexit vote

May was widely expected to suffer a crushing, and that defeat came to pass, with MPs voting 432-202 against the Withdrawal Agreement.
Crispin Odey

A Brexit-backing hedge fund titan now says Britain won’t actually leave the EU, and is betting big on the pound

"My view is that it ain’t going to happen," Crispin Odey said. "I just can’t see how it happens with that configuration of parliament."