Pound Drops Ahead Of U.K. Unemployment Data
At 3.00 am ET Tuesday, the Office for National Statistics is
scheduled to issue UK unemployment data for January. The jobless
rate is expected to rise to 5.2 percent in three months to January
from 5.1 percent in the preceding period.
Ahead of the data, the pound fell against its major
The pound was worth 1.3844 against the greenback, 150.49 against
the yen, 1.2799 against the franc and 0.8618 against the euro as of
2:55 am ET.