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Swissie Sags, Italian Vote Looms

Tuesday, 8 Nov 2011 | 7:37 AM ET

With all eyes on Swiss central bankers and Italian lawmakers, it's Europe day again - time for your FX Fix.

The Swiss franc continued to fall on worries that the central bank will intervene to curb its strength. [CNBC]

The euro was trading in a tight range ahead of the budget vote in the Italian Parliament. [CNBC]

Concerns about the European debt crisis weighed on the Australian dollar. [WSJ]

A Chinese researcher said China should let the yuan fall when other emerging market currencies are weakening. [FT]

There are indications of weakness in Canada's economy, and more data is coming today along with a speech from Bank of Canada Governor Carney. [forexyard.com]

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