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GBP/USD dips below 1.5500 on Carney anticipation and Syrian concerns

FXstreet.com (Barcelona) – Having steadily declined throughout both the overnight and European sessions, GBP/USD has pushed below 1.5500, to post a low at 1.5487.

GBP/USD led lower by flight to quality as Syrian strike draws closer

The pair, currently trading at 1.5498 and down -0.31% on the day, posted an overnight higher at 1.5552, before selling off sharply on Syrian concerns and BoE anticipations. European data today has been generally mixed in sentiment, and largely overshadowed by the global and domestic issues at hand. The dip below the key 1.5500 level has seen the pair find near term support at the …read more