The pound Sterling initially ticked higher, but soon after, fell to a 6-day trough according to the latest economy for the British economy, the wage growth still slow and lags of inflation in the United Kingdom.
The pound was already under pressure after the markets will be interested in the comments of the politicians, by the Bank of England, the silence of bias. The BoE is the newest member, the said Deputy Governor, he was in consultation with the MPC attitude is a necessary increase in interest rates. Another BoE member, also a freshman, said that in her head, but the data would be the decision.
As reported at 11:22 PM (CEST) in London, GBP/USD is trading at $1.3175, down 0.10%; the couple has point $1.3139 ranged from a session low to a Maximum of $1.3212. The EUR/GBP was up 0.03% and trading at 0.8917 Pence; earlier the pair hit a high of 0.85918 Pence, while low levels on 0.88965 Pence.
Before the Next data point
The UK Office of National Statistics reported that average earnings excluding bonuses ticked up to 2.2% in the markets year for the 3-month period ending in August, and although initially optimistic, a ” second reaction is that it probably could not change the pound’s outlook in the long term. A currency strategist in the Netherlands, said that the decline in real wages is likely to lead to a decrease in consumption. Before the markets look to tomorrow’s release of retail sales figures, in order to better the economic health determine in the UK.