The US added 250,000 jobs in October – the last jobs report before Donald Trump’s first midterm elections. In good news for the president, wages grew at their fastest rate for close to a decade.
LONDON (Reuters) - Sterling gained on Friday, putting it on course for its second best week of 2018 on optimism for a Brexit deal and signals from the Bank of England that if the exit from the European Union is smooth more interest rate hikes could be on the way.
With the number of strong support levels increasing for bitcoin (BTC), the bitcoin bears are facing an uphill battle.
Brexit uncertainty dogged Britain’s builders in October according to the latest survey snapshot of the sector.
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