FXstreet.com (Barcelona) - The Sterling (GBP) with no data out on Friday the GBP took its cue from the share market pushing higher back above 1.4000.

Short Covering and a pullback in EUR/GBP the main source of support during the day, said Easy Forex Team. Overall the GBP/USD traded with a low of 1.3865 and a high of 1.4071 before closing the day at 1.4000 in the New York session.