• Short Summary

    Trading on the MONEY MARKET was slow and sluggish this morning due to the uncertainty of the outcome of the election.

  • Description

    1.
    VARIOUS SHOTS AND CUTAWAYS OF THE INTERNATIONAL MONEY EXCHANGE AT THE MIDLAND BANK.


    2.
    man in the street interviews.


    3.
    headlines on the Evening Standard and Evening News.


    4.
    general view of the City


    5.
    the Financial Times stock clock (note: the date says Feb. 29)


    6.
    Stock Exchange sign


    7.
    general view of City



    .....THE STOCK MARKET HAS BEEN REACTING STRONGLY TO THE ELECTION WITH THE MARKET TAKING A REAL DIVE.



    ....THE BEST STREET INTERVIEWS ARE THE FIRST ONE AND THE SECOND LAST ONE MIKE MCIVOR




    Initials


    ???, WE WERE NOT ALLOWED TO SHOOT IN THE STOCK EXCHANGE....SUGGEST + STOCK SHOTS BE PULLED FROM LIBRARY AND INTERCUT.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Trading on the MONEY MARKET was slow and sluggish this morning due to the uncertainty of the outcome of the election. In the first two hours the Pound dropped 2 cents against the american dollar to 2.28 $ American. This drop is partly due to the success of Labour because of concern of European bankers over the future of the Common Mark t...Lab. of course wants to renegotiate Britain's entry.

    It should be pointed out that the drop in the pound is partly due to a general strengthening of the American dollar against all European currencies and the continuing aftereffects of Britain's trade deficit.

    ....WHEN CURO OFFICE IS MADE SUGGEST YOU CALL MR. LOCKETT OR MR. WILKINS AT HE MIDLANDS BANK. HE NUMBER IS 606-9944. THEY WILL GIVE YOU THE LATEST STATURE OF THE POUND. THEY ARE EXPECTING A CALL. LOCKETT IS AT EXT. 4180.....WILKINS AT oxt.4181

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9IVDBXT3RGYVBEB7XSFZFEG1I
    Media URN:
    VLVA9IVDBXT3RGYVBEB7XSFZFEG1I
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1974
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:05:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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