Swiss Franc Slides, Euro Lifts
A Swiss rate cut dents the franc and Europeans go shopping — it's time for your FX Fix.
The Swiss franc tumbled after the Swiss National Bank vowed to slash interest rates. [WSJ]
The euro rose on solid retail sales and the Swiss rate cut. [RTT]
Get ready for more volatility in the currency market. [WSJ]
Japan's prime minister called for central bank intervention to stem the yen's rise. [Reuters]
Asian currencies, especially the South Korean won and the Malaysian ringgit, slumped on worries about global economic growth. [businessrecorder.com]
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