Sterling rises briefly after UK industrial output beats expectations

Newly minted one pound coins are seen at the Royal Mint, in Cardiff March 5, 2011.     REUTERS/Toby Melville

“The debate around the health of the economy has been sidelined and economic indicators have typically been represented by tiny blips in movements of a currency that is otherwise occupied with daily fluctuations in referendum polls.”

Richard de Meo quoted in Reuters

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