Sterling jumps on bid to thwart no-deal Brexit2019|01:27
Sterling likes it - Boris Johnson most certainly does not. The pound rose for a second day on Friday (August 16). As an opposition move to oust the current UK prime minister and form a new government gathered momentum. If it works, it should limit the risk of Britain crashing out of the EU with no transitional deal - as Johnson has threatened it might. The main opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn is spearheading the move.