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The pound sterling slipped further in trading in Asia on Monday (27 June), extending Friday's decline against the dollar to below $1.35 - levels last seen in 1985.
The UK accounting watchdog has launched an investigation into PwC's audit of BHS, the latest development in the fallout from the UK retailer's collapse.
US stocks started falling as soon as trading began on the first Monday after the Brexit vote. The Dow Jones Index slumped 148 points at the starting bell at 9.30am Eastern Time, then plummeted another 74 points within 10 minutes.
The OBR is likely to slash its revenue forecasts from the sale of Britain's rescued banks later this year, Sky News understands.