Pound trading at day’s high on report EU deal with U.K. could come next week

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The British pound was trading just under the highs of the day as Bloomberg News said the U.K. and EU could strike a deal on their future trading and security relationship early next week. The pound was trading at $1.3245, vs. $1.32 on Monday. The U.K. has until the end of the year to strike a trade deal with the European Union.
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