Yen Lifts, Riskier Currencies Slip
Politics weigh on the euro and mortgage applications lift the dollar - it's time for your FX Fix.
The euro fell close to a three-month low against the dollar on further worries about political shifts in Europe. [CNBC]
Uncertainty in Europe also lifted the safe haven yen. [Reuters]
Political uncertainty in Greece also weighed on the Australian and New Zealand dollars. [CNBC]
Mortgage applications in the U.S. rose, and the dollar lifted against the Swiss franc. [Nasdaq]
The European debt crisis will hurt the euro, but extended dollar weakness will ease its fall. [WSJ]
Fancy a holiday? With the British pound near four-year highs, travel-hungry British consumers are eagerly exchanging their currency for euros. [thisismoney.co.uk]
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