© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: British Pound Sterling banknotes are seen at the Money Service Austria company’s headquarters in Vienna, Austria

LONDON (Reuters) – Sterling held on to Thursday’s gains, hovering near 2-1/2 year highs, after Britain said a post-Brexit trade with the European Union has been agreed.

The pound was a touch below May 2018 highs at $1.361 following confirmation of the deal, up 0.8% on the day.

 

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