Spanish Auction Supports the Euro and Inflation Lifts the Pound


Spain's debt sells and British inflation is stubborn - it's time for your FX Fix.

The growth in countries' foreign exchange reserves may be helping the euro, analysts say. [FT]

Yields jumped but demand was strong in a Spanish debt auction, and the euro rose slightly. [CNBC]

The Canadian dollar rose on a rebound in oil prices, and the Bank of Canada's rate decision is imminent. [RTT]

A higher than expected increase in U.K. consumer prices lifted the British pound. [FT]

India's central bank slashed interest rates, but the rupee remained under pressure. [WSJ]

The London Metal Exchange may allow members to clear trades in Chinese yuan, signaling the growing importance of China in the commodities markets. [Reuters]



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