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UK borrowing at lowest since financial crisis; pound retreats against dollar as US rate rise draws closer

UK borrowing in the financial year to date at its lowest since the financial crisis Public sector net borrowing increased to £5.7bn, a large jump from July's surplus but ahead of economists' forecasts Pound retreats against a rallying dollar, trading 0.7pc down at below $1.35; sterling holding up against other currencies, rising 0.3pc against the euro…