Oct. 6 (Bloomberg) -- The pound tumbled against the dollar and the euro after the Bank of England unexpectedly added stimulus to revive the economy.
Sterling slid 0.9 percent to $1.5326 as of 12:02 p.m. in London, and weakened 0.8 percent to 87 pence per euro.
Policy makers will increase their bond-purchase program by 75 billion pounds. The median forecast of economists surveyed by Bloomberg predicted no change.
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