Sterling traded slightly lower versus the U.S. dollar and was unmoved against the euro on Friday, with investors mostly staying on the sidelines.
So far little has been achieved in negotiations between Britain and the European Union on a trade deal following Britain's departure from the bloc. This leaves sterling traders unsure of how to approach the pound.
The pound was last flat at 89.61 pence versus the euro and down 0.1% against the dollar at $1.2590.
The trade-weighted pound has never recovered to its pre-Brexit referendum levels.
Britain is also facing challenges to reviving its economy, badly hit by the coronavirus.
Though British shoppers returned to the high street in June as a lockdown eased, overall numbers were much lower than normal for the time of year, an industry survey showed on Friday.
03 Aug 2020 02:32 PM
The Indian rupee logged its worst day against the U.S currency in three weeks, weighed down by a rebound in the dollar index and weak local shares.
03 Aug 2020 11:44 AM
Indian shares fell for the fourth straight session on Monday as banking stocks tumbled on mixed expectations for an upcoming interest rate decision, while surging domestic coronavirus cases also dented sentiment.
03 Aug 2020 11:18 AM
The yuan was steady on Monday after booking its best month in nine in July, as investors kept a wary eye over tensions between Beijing and Washington and the fate of popular short-video app TikTok's U.S. operations.
03 Aug 2020 10:44 AM
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03 Aug 2020 10:34 AM
The Indian rupee was at 74.91/74.92 to a dollar, against 74.81/74.82 in the previous session
03 Aug 2020 09:47 AM
Oil prices fell on Monday on concerns about oversupply as OPEC and its allies, together known as OPEC+, are due to pull back from production cuts in August while an increase in COVID-19 cases worldwide raised fears of a slower pick-up in fuel demand.