GBP/USD - 1.6022.. The pound rose to 1.6009 after release of strg N'wide consumer confidence index n although price dipped in tandem with euro to 1.5966, buyers quickly returned n lifted cable. M.E. & European early birds just bot sterling, triggering stops abv 1.6010, price hits intra-day high of 1.6033 so far. Order book is rather thin n let's await what London dealers are up to.