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Pound surges as exit poll predicts biggest Tory majority since Thatcher

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Sterling jumps two cents against US dollar after exit poll predicts Conservative majority of 86 Latest election news - live updates The pound has surged after exit polls showed Boris Johnson's Conservatives were on track for the biggest majority in more than thirty years, as investors in the City bet the outcome would lift some of the intense political uncertainty hanging over the British economy. Immediately after publication of the exit poll, which showed the Tories were on track for a majority of 86, sterling jumped by more than two cents against the US dollar to trade at about $1.35 on...
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Mark Francois compares Labour to fall of Berlin Wall - and Andrew Neil loses his mind

Mark Francois compares Labour to fall of Berlin Wall - and Andrew Neil loses his mind

1 month ago   |   By The Mirror

The Brexiteer was being interviewed as part of the BBC's General Election coverage and following the devastating exit poll that predicts a huge Tory majority
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Boris Johnson's exit poll celebration buffet is the most Tory feast ever

Boris Johnson's exit poll celebration buffet is the most Tory feast ever

1 month ago   |   By The Mirror

The exit poll predicts Boris Johnson's Tories have won a huge majority in the General Election
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General election 2019: James Corden weighs in on exit poll blaming Jeremy Corbyn

General election 2019: James Corden weighs in on exit poll blaming Jeremy Corbyn

1 month ago   |   By The Mirror

The British actor has taken to social media to share his thoughts on the exit poll that predicts Conservatives have secured 368 seats in the 2019 general election
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General election: Pound soars against dollar and euro after exit poll predicts Tory landslide

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

Sterling hits highest value in 18 months as Tories forecast to win 68-seat majority
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Pound soars on exit poll forecast of Tory majority

1 month ago   |   By BBC

Sterling surges 3% to its highest level since last May after figures suggest an 86-seat majority.
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Jeremy Corbyn set for humiliating General Election defeat as exit poll predicts massive Tory majority

1 month ago   |   By Evening Standard

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Suzanne Breen: If true, General Election exit poll disastrous for DUP

1 month ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

The exit poll tonight suggesting a 86-seat Tory majority in the House of Commons is disastrous for the DUP if it's true.
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The pound is soaring after UK election exit polls show Boris Johnson's Conservative party won a big majority

The pound is soaring after UK election exit polls show Boris Johnson's Conservative party won a big majority

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

The pound surged as much as 2.1% against the dollar after exit polls showed a Conservative majority in the 2019 UK election.
Official UK exit polls published on Thursday evening showed a big majority for Boris Johnson's Tories.
Official election results will start to come in from midnight.
Pound traders cheered the certainty of the outcome, and a Tory win would give Boris Johnson a clear Brexit mandate.
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The pound surged on Thursday after exit polls showed a conservative majority in the 2019...
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Pound spikes as exit poll predicts massive Tory majority

Pound spikes as exit poll predicts massive Tory majority

1 month ago   |   By The Mirror

The pound soared minutes after a general election exit poll predicted a massive majority for the Conservative Party. The pound spiked against the dollar and the euro.
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Pound surges to 12-month high off back of exit poll predicting Tory victory

Pound surges to 12-month high off back of exit poll predicting Tory victory

1 month ago   |   By Metro

The pound has strengthened
Exit poll predictions that the Tory party are on course to win a the General Election has sent the pound soaring.
Shortly after the result was announced, sterling jumped by around two per cent against the dollar to reach $1.3416 and 1.6 per cent against the euro at €1.2054.
Boris Johnson 's gamble on a snap election looks set to have paid off with the Tories likely to win a sizeable majority, according to an exit poll.
The BBC/Sky/ITV poll suggested the Conservative would win 368 seats, 42 above the 326 needed for an absolute majority in the House of...
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Election results 2019: Tories on course to win majority - exit poll

1 month ago   |   By BBC

The Tories are set to win a majority of 86 with Labour losing 71 seats, the general election exit poll suggests.
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2019 GENERAL ELECTION LIVE BLOG. The BBC'S EXIT POLL PREDICTS A BIG CONSERVATIVE WIN - A MAJORITY OF 86

1 month ago   |   By Conservative Home

22.00
BBC exit poll:
Conservative: 368
Labour: 191
SNP: 55
Liberal Democrats: 13
Plaid Cymru: 3
Greens: 1
That would mean a Tory majority of 86.
How far out could the poll be?
21.30
Paul Goodman blogging.
Tonight's general election has been fought in three battlegrounds. Scotland. The Midlands and North. And what we call Remainia - London and its relatively well-off hinterland. (This is a very crude picture, and doesn't take into other big areas such as the South-West, but it serves a purpose.)
Perhaps 20 per cent of the electorate has voted by post. One CCHQ estimate is that as many as 25...
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General election: Pound surges as exit poll predicts big Tory majority

General election: Pound surges as exit poll predicts big Tory majority

1 month ago   |   By Wessexfm

The pound has surged after a closely-watched exit poll predicted the Conservatives had secured a majority in the general election.
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