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Dollar Slips, Aussie Sinks, Greece Gets a Grilling

Greece's referendum angers euro-zone leaders and the Fed meeting presses on the buck - it's time for your FX Fix.

The dollar was weaker ahead of a Fed policy report and new employment data. [RTT]

The yen was off its lows against most major currencies in European trading. [RTT]

In data released a day before a European Central Bank meeting, euro-zone manufacturing contracted at its steepest rates in two years. [WSJ]

Stocks and the euro-dollar exchange rate are more correlated than they have been in a decade. [WSJ]

The Australian dollar sank on news of Greece's plans for a referendum on the bailout deal. [WSJ]

French and German leaders will press Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou to get the bailout package approved. [WSJ]

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