Pound Drops Most in Five Weeks as U.K. Inflation Misses Forecast

  • Consumer prices rise 0.6% annually in August, below forecast
  • BOE forecast to leave monetary policy unchanged on Thursday

Markets Have Overpriced Brexit Consequences: Rosenstreich

The pound fell the most in five weeks after a report showed U.K. inflation undershot analyst forecasts, bringing into focus the uncertain economic outlook after the nation voted to leave the European Union more than two months ago.

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