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Euro Lifts, Loonie Sails Higher

The Greek drama plays on, and the Canadian dollar gets a lift - it's time for your FX Fix.

The euro rose on hopes that Greece would cut a deal with creditors and avoid a chaotic default. [CNBC]

A solid German bund auction also supported the euro. [WSJ]

Euro zone finance ministers will meet today to discuss a new fiscal compact and the Greek crisis. [WSJ]

Rising oil prices pushed the Canadian dollar higher against the dollar. [fxstreet.com]

The Australian dollar hit a 12-week high against the dollar on improving risk appetite. [fxstreet.com]

The Kenyan shilling weakened ahead of an International Criminal Court ruling on past violence there. [CNBC]

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