The pound and the euro – a complex relationship

The pound and the euro are two of the world's most important and commonly traded currencies. While sterling is the oldest currency still in use today, the euro is a relatively new arrival, having been introduced on January 1st 1999. Geographical and commercial ties between the UK and Europe mean the two currencies are closely linked and highly influential upon one another. They have had an interesting relationship during the recent years of economic hardship for many countries, with the pou...
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