Gbp/usd - 1.5063 ... The British pound rose strongly fm y'day's low of 1.4929 to 1.5112 in Asia on active short-covering, however, profit-taking offers capped cable's upside somewhat as investors are waiting for the release of U.K. CPI n RPI at 09:30GMT. Offers are reported at 1.5100 n 1.5120/30 with stops seen abv 1.5150. On the downside, bids are noted at 1.5015/20 n 1.4980/90.