FXstreet.com (Jakarta) - The Sterling (GBP) was sharply higher as BoE Fischer suggested that a pause in the asset purchase program was eminent, greatly reducing odds that the BoE will extend in November.

Overall the GBPUSD traded with a low of 1.5990 and a high of 1.6298 before closing the day at 1.6270, said Easy Forex Team.

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