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EUR to Focus on French Presidential Debate (news: 20/03/17)

Today's press

  • Market volatility remains low across markets from equities to currencies and fixed-income as dealers and investors attempt to evaluate how sustainable the hopeful global economic recovery is.

  • LONDON, March 20 The premium that investors demand to hold French instead of German debt rose to its highest in almost two weeks on Monday, reflecting unease among investors before the first televised debate in France's turbulent presidential race.

  • GBP saw its third consecutive session of gains last Friday because of an MPC (Monetary Policy Committee) member, Kristin Forbes, voting to raise rates this month despite Brexit uncertainty and risks to the economy.

Next trading day's important events

Forex quotes:

  • USDJPY: 112.76
  • EURUSD: 1.0755


  • S&P 500: 2379.05
  • NASDAQ: 5913.59



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