LONDON, Oct 20--- Neal Kimberley is an FX. After days of market mayhem, seemingly calmer conditions prevailing on Monday may prompt foreign exchange traders to question the euro's recent bounce from the $1.2550 level. Traders may conclude that the euro, trading at $1.2760 on Monday, has benefited from an unwinding of stale bets on the dollar, but that rise is not...» Read More
The dollar is getting a lift as worries about Greece and the European Union summit dent risk appetite. Whether it will last is another matter.
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