Pound Climbs Ahead Of U.K. Construction PMI
At 4.30 am ET Thursday, IHS Markit publishes the UK construction
Purchasing Managers' survey results. The index is forecast to rise
to 55.0 in December from 54.7 in November.
The pound advanced against its major rivals before the data.
The pound was worth 1.3605 against the greenback, 140.77 against
the yen, 1.2006 against the franc and 0.9027 against the euro as of
4:25 am ET.