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GBP/USD (GBPUSD=X)

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1.2486-0.0007 (-0.0524%)
As of 02:07AM BST. Market open.
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Previous close1.2493
Open1.2493
Bid1.2486
Day's range1.2483 - 1.2501
52-week range1.2157 - 1.4247
Ask1.2485
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    Pound surges after strong labour market data

    LONDON (Reuters) -The British pound jumped to its highest level since May 5 on Tuesday as strong labour market data reinforced expectations that the Bank of England (BoE) will need to continue raising interest rates to fight high inflation. Britain's unemployment rate fell to its lowest since 1974 in the first three months of this year, while total pay was up 7.0% on a year earlier, far exceeding economists' average forecast of a 5.4% rise as companies resorted to bonuses to attract or keep staff. The BoE is closely watching the labour market, as it fears that higher-than-normal pay growth could see the current energy-driven surge in inflation become entrenched.