BBC News – Pound’s strong run continues with push above $1.43. The Sterlings strength relative to the Dollar has allowed it to push ahead.
Bloomberg – U.K. Labour Lords Expect to Defeat May Over Customs Union. Wednesday is the deadline for the first draft of the EU Withdrawal bill.
CNBC – Russian stocks, ruble jump after report Trump halted further sanctions. Trump’s turn against the US’ push for further sanctions has alleviated tension.
Reuters – U.S. stocks rise as Syria fears ease; yield curve flattens. The expected impact of escalating conflict in Syria failed to materialise for the stock market.
Coindesk – Coinbase buys Startup giant, Earn.com, and makes Balaji Srinivasan its Chief Technology Officer (CTO). At a price tag of over $120 million, Balaji has proven a highly desirable CTO.