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GBP/USD Little Higher, UK Unemployment Steady


GBP/USD is trading at 1.3209, up 0.0017.

The pair is trading just under the session highs.

Chatter about U.K. economic data is making the rounds.

The U.K. Office for National Statistics reported that unemployment was unchanged at 4.9 percent versus 4.9 percent on the previous report. Average Earnings were up 2.3 percent versus up 2.5 percent. The number of people claiming unemployment benefits in August (Claimant Count) rose 2400 versus a decline of 3600 in July.

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