FXstreet.com (Barcelona) - The Sterling has been consolidating above 1.5100 during most of the Asian session, after climbing from levels above 1.500 during Wednesday's U.S. session.

On the upside, the Pound has found resistance at 1.5155/60 (intra-day high/ May 5 high), and above there, next resistances could be at 1.5190 and then 1.5370 (Jan 8 high). On the downside, initial support remains at 1.5095, and below there, 1.5065 (Apr 16 high) and 1.4980/90 (May 6 low).

GBP/JPY has taken back during Asian session, most of the ground lost on Wednesday and, after bouncing at 146.95 the Pound has reached levels right below Wednesday's high at 149.85.

Resistance levels lie at the mentioned 149.85 and 151.50. On the downside, the Pound could find support at 147.80 and 147.30.

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