Gbp/usd - 1.4873 ... The British pound edged higher fm intra-day low of 1.4815 in thin markets on short-covering together with buying fm real money n Asian accounts. Investors are focusing on the release of UK trade balance n DCLG house prices at 08:30GMT. Bids are located at 1.4840/45 n 1.4815/20 with stops seen below 1.4800. On the upside, offers are tipped at 1.4940/50 n 1.5000 with stops building up abv 1.5050/55.