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Pound plunges below 'cheap sweet' threshold

Sterling has plummeted to new depths this week, and £1 will no longer be sufficient currency to exchange for a single cheap sweet from the pick’n’mix counter. 220 more words


Naira To A Dollar Stability Remains ₦490

The Naira on Tuesday 3rd January, stabilised at ₦490 to a dollar at the parallel market in spite of speculations that it would depreciate to N500 to a dollar by the end of 2016. 182 more words


Hardest time to be here

(Written in around December 18) Nope, not Christmas.  Not the holidays.  When a loved one has surgery or has a stroke.  And I am dealing with both right now.   370 more words

Brexit and the economy

There are plenty of people who think the current state of the UK economy is a cause for celebration.  Lots of numbers up including employment. 389 more words


Naira Weakens Against Dollar, Pound Sterling & Euro

Fears as Naira weakens to N490/$, 590/£

Abuja (Daily Trust) – The Naira on Wednesday weakened to N490 to a dollar at the parallel market after appreciating to N485 to a dollar during the Christmas break . 186 more words


How the Fed Drove the Dollar in 2016

For the U.S. dollar, 2016 was all about if/when the Fed will raise rates, and for the Fed, as always, their outlook and decisions were dependent on the data. 683 more words

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Four in 10 British businesses fear post-Brexit skills shortages

Findings by IoD add to pressure on Theresa May to bring forward a decision on status of EU citizens in UK

Almost half of UK business leaders are worried about post-Brexit skills shortages and fear they will not find enough suitable staff in 2017, according to a survey by one of the UK’s leading business organisations. 426 more words

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