The pound to dollar fell by more than 1.5%

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Traveloperator in photobackup coins and pounds of different values. Archival photoThe pound to dollar fell by more than 1.5%© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Traveloperator the image Bank

The rate of the British pound against the dollar Friday morning, dropping more than 1.5% on the preliminary results of the General elections to the British Parliament, according to the auction.

As at 07.14 GMT, the pound against the dollar dropped to 1,275 dollar 1,2957 dollar per pound on the previous close.