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British pound/U.S. dollar - One of the oldest and most traded currency pairs in the world. Yahoo! Finance

Spread 0.00013 Spread (%) 0.01%
Overnight funding - Buy -0.006% Overnight funding - Sell -0.0053%
Initial margin 0.33% Maintenance margin 0.17%
Leverage 1:300 Expires daily No

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Consumer Confidence
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Retail Sales, M/M%
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Retail Sales, Y/Y%
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Pub Sector Net Borrowing-ex (GBP)
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Pub Sector Net Borrowing-ex Yr Ago (GBP)
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Pub Sector Cash Needs-ex (GBP)
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Pub Sector Cash Needs-ex Yr Ago (GBP)
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Flash PMI Composite
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Flash PMI Mfring
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Flash PMI Services
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Flash PMI Services
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Existing Home Sales
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Existing Home Sales, M/M%
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Unsold Homes Month's Supply
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Median Existing Home Price (USD)
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Median Existing Home Price, Y/Y%
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Avg Earnings Ex-Bonuses, 3-Mo Period
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ILO Unemployment Rate, 3-Mo Period
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Unemployment, Net Chg, 3-Mo Period
Actual:  Act:  Forecast:  Fore:  Previous:  Prev:  241000 
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Jobless Claimants % of Workforce
Actual:  Act:  Forecast:  Fore:  Previous:  Prev:  7.4% 
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Jobless Claimants-Adj
Actual:  Act:  Forecast:  Fore:  Previous:  Prev:  64300 
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Johnson Redbook Retail Sales Index
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Redbook Retail Sales Mo-to-Date, M/M%
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Redbook Retail Sales Mo-to-Date, Y/Y%
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Redbook Retail Sales Latest Wk, Y/Y%
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