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EUR/GBP: downtrend pauses but remains intact

EUR/GBP is likely to resume its move lower in the medium term as a no-deal Brexit looks increasingly unlikely. The pair is an accurate reflection of Brexit market sentiment.

Brexit options trade idea: sell $1.235 GBP/USD straddle

IG’s deputy head of volatility, Elliot Harris, explains the rationale behind his Brexit options trade ideas. He proposes selling a $1.235 GBP/USD straddle by selling a $1.235 call and put in unison for 1 November expiry.

Brexit-proof investments and trading opportunities

The future of Brexit is unknown, but investors and traders need to be proactive if they are to avoid any sudden shocks. We explain how to Brexit-proof your investment portfolio and outline some trading ideas.

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