Euro Gets a Short Term Lift, India Gets a Warning


Aid to Spain lifts risk appetite, but not for long - it's time for your FX Fix.

The euro rose briefly on Monday after Spain secured bank aid, but worries about Greece limited the gains. [CNBC]

After gaining sharply against the British pound on the news from Spain, the euro retreated and gave it back. []

Spanish bond yields, which fell initially on news of the bailout, reversed their gains. [CNBC]

News of the aid to Spanish banks sent the Australian and New Zealand dollars to four-week highs in Asian trading. [CNBC]

Average daily foreign exchange settlement volume rose in May, and values also rose. [Reuters]

Standard & Poor's warned thatIndia could lose its investment grade credit rating due to slow economic growth, and the rupee fell. [RTT]



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