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  • LONDON, Aug 22- Market bets against sterling have never been more extreme even though most indicators show Britain weathering Brexit-related uncertainty so far, leaving currency market positioning prone to adjustment that could lead to at least a temporary pound bounce. The pound has sunk to its lowest level against the dollar in over 30 years since Britain...

  • LONDON, Aug 22- Sterling inched up on Monday after registering its strongest week in five against the dollar, as a run of robust economic data suggested Britain's economy was faring better than expected following its vote to leave the European Union. Some of the week's gains, however, were eroded on Friday when the currency posted its biggest one-day fall against...

  • LONDON, Aug 22- Sterling inched up on Monday after registering its strongest week in five against the dollar, as a run of robust economic data suggested Britain's economy was faring better than expected following its vote to leave the European Union. Some of the week's gains, however, were eroded on Friday when the currency posted its biggest one-day fall against...

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  • BRATISLAVA/ WARSAW, July 28- Britain wants a bespoke model for its future ties with the European Union, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Thursday, during a tour of Eastern European allies aimed at securing support in negotiations on leaving the bloc. In the five weeks since Britons voted to quit the EU, politicians have tried to solve the riddle of how to restrict...

  • BRATISLAVA, July 28- The European Union seems to be falling in love with itself and needs to use the time before Britain formally starts divorce proceedings to create a new vision of Europe, Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico said on Thursday. Britain's shock vote to leave the EU in June has led to calls for reforms in the bloc to connect it better to its people after...

  • WASHINGTON, July 19- The International Monetary Fund cut its global growth forecasts for the next two years on Tuesday, citing uncertainty over Britain's looming exit from the European Union. The Fund said that despite recent improvements in Japan and Europe and a partial recovery in commodity prices, the UK's Brexit vote had created a "sizeable increase in...

  • IMF SAYS GLOBAL GROWTH COULD FALL TO 2.8 PCT IN 2016 AND 2017 UNDER ITS "SEVERE" ALTERNATIVE SCENARIO OF UK- EU DIVORCE NEGOTIATIONS GOING BADLY, FINANCIAL STRESS INTENSIFYING.

  • LONDON, July 14- New Prime Minister Theresa May ruthlessly overhauled the British cabinet on Thursday, sacking a raft of ministers, promoting loyalists and putting supporters of Britain's exit from the European Union firmly in charge of negotiating its terms. A day after replacing David Cameron, May told the head of the European Commission that Britain needed...

  • LONDON, July 14- New Prime Minister Theresa May showed a ruthless streak on Thursday in building a cabinet to lead Britain's exit from the European Union, while her finance minister said he would do whatever was necessary to restore confidence in the economy. Her most contentious appointment is Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, who compared the EU's aims to...

  • *Bank of England surprises by keeping rates on hold. *France reacts strongly to Boris Johnson appointment. LONDON, July 14- New Prime Minister Theresa May showed a ruthless streak on Thursday in building a cabinet to lead Britain's exit from the European Union, while her finance minister said he would do whatever was necessary to restore confidence in the economy.

  • LONDON, July 13- Theresa May became Britain's prime minister on Wednesday with the task of leading its complex divorce from the European Union, and quickly named leading' Brexit' supporters to key positions in her new government. The former Conservative interior minister, 59, said after being appointed by Queen Elizabeth that she would champion social justice...

  • LONDON, July 13- Having fought her way to the top of British politics, new Prime Minister Theresa May will face an even tougher battle in power: plotting a divorce from the European Union that she once opposed but now says must not be halted. Despite having campaigned to remain in the EU before the June 23 Brexit referendum, May, 59, said she would steer Britain through...

  • LONDON, July 13- Britain's tough former interior minister Theresa May became prime minister on Wednesday, promising to champion social justice and rise to the challenge of leading the country out of the European Union. May, 59 assumed office after an audience with Queen Elizabeth and drove straight to her new home of 10 Downing Street, vacated hours earlier by...

  • LONDON, July 13- Theresa May became Britain's new prime minister on Wednesday, promising to carve out a bold new future in the world as she embarks on the monumental task of leading the country out of the European Union. May, 59 assumed office after an audience with Queen Elizabeth and drove straight to her new home of 10 Downing Street, vacated hours earlier by David...

  • *May to enter Downing St as prime minister. LONDON, July 13- Theresa May replaced David Cameron as Britain's prime minister on Wednesday, assuming responsibility for the monumental task of negotiating a complex divorce from the European Union. She is also Britain's second female head of government after Margaret Thatcher.

  • LONDON, July 13- Outgoing Prime Minister David Cameron urged his successor Theresa May on Wednesday to keep Britain close to the European Union, even as she embarks on the monumental task of ending four decades of membership. "My advice to my successor, who is a brilliant negotiator, is that we should try to be as close to the European Union as we can be for the benefits...

  • LONDON, July 13- Having fought her way to the top of British politics, new Prime Minister Theresa May will face an even tougher battle in power: plotting a divorce from the European Union that she once opposed but now says must not be halted. The Brexit vote thrust Britain into political crisis with both major parties in leadership battles and investors left...

  • LONDON, July 13- Sterling fell on Wednesday after two days of strong gains, as attention shifted away from the political picture in Britain and towards the prospect that the Bank of England could cut interest rates on Thursday. Sterling had rebounded sharply in the previous two days, having hit a 31- year low last week, as the news that British interior minister...

  • LONDON, July 13- Outgoing Prime Minister David Cameron urged his successor Theresa May on Wednesday to keep Britain close to the European Union, even as she embarks on the monumental task of ending four decades of membership. "My advice to my successor, who is a brilliant negotiator, is that we should try to be as close to the European Union as we can be for the benefits...