Pound set for biggest weekly gain in nearly 2 months

Pound set for biggest weekly gain in nearly 2 months

The pound gained for a second consecutive day on Friday, the international news organization Reuters reported.

Against the euro, the pound scaled a 11-day high against the single currency, up 0.5% at 91.45 pence.

Versus the dollar, the pound rose for a second consecutive day, up 0.3% at $1.2121 and is poised for its biggest weekly rise since late June.