Published at 09:34 (GMT) 11 Jan

Forex Market Alerts

Sterling takes an immediate hit on the back of the industrial/manufacturing data, with the headline numbers showing clear weakness - in the manufacturing component specifically. We have recently dipped through 1.6130 in the spot rate, but it is EUR/GBP that all eyes are focused on, as the paid targets .8228 - the high seen over the Xmas break.