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Pound drops as May reported to brace for new Scottish referendum

Sterling fell as much as 0.6 per cent after a report cited government sources as saying that Mrs May could agree to a new Scottish vote, on condition it is held after the UK exits the EU.


THE pound fell against all its major peers after The Times newspaper reported that UK Prime Minister Theresa May's team is preparing for Scotland to potentially call for an independence referendum.

Sterling, which has been held hostage by politics since a Scottish referendum...

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