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Preview: BOE Meeting

There was quite some speculation that the BOE would suspend its regularly scheduled meeting due to the coronavirus. Several other central banks have done so, and the BOE has already taken pre-emptive action by cutting rates and…

Brexit Confusion Builds

If you’re feeling confused about the current Brexit landscape, you shouldn’t feel too bad. It appears that most leading UK politicians are equally as confused. As the UK continues to lurch towards the current April 12th Brexit deadline,…

Orbex Market Flash

Employment Rises Despite the ongoing chaos and uncertainty around Brexit, UK labour market conditions remained firm. The latest data, covering the three months to December 2018, showed that the number of people in employment surged by…

Orbex Market Flash

While many were focusing on the tabloid headlines which reported the government order to increase preparations for a no-deal Brexit, GBP was actually higher yesterday on reports that Theresa May is now just 20 votes away from gaining…