Sterling drifted a third of a percent higher on Friday as a generally weak dollar prompted some investors to cut their large bearish bets against the British currency.
Against the dollar, the pound rose 0.33 percent to $1.2692. Versus the euro, the pound was flat at 90.37 pence.
Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal can be passed by the British parliament if the European Union provides clarification that the Northern Irish “backstop” will be temporary, foreign minister Jeremy Hunt said.
Source : Reuters