stock market projection© Reso/Rex
Sterling and the stock markets surged after the Conservatives’ election win, which will be a mixed blessing for farming. The pound had risen almost two cents against the dollar to U$1.54 by 10.30am on Friday (8 May). This was just back on a 2.4% rise earlier in the morning – the biggest single one-day gain for the pound since January 2009. See also: Election 2015 – time to deliver on farm pledges Sterling had also risen two eurocents against the […]
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