Dollar Lower After Weak Data.

• Continued political concerns worry sterling traders.
• Both France and Germany show signs of weakness.
• US Jobs data disappoints
• Oil remains on track for weekly gains.

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GBP outperforms on BoE minutes

• Euro edges lower against the dollar ahead of euro zone PMIs
• Dollar halts two-day gain as Greek access to cash damps demand
• Gold future slump most in six weeks as US Home Sale jump
• Emerging stock rise as Chinese Equities extend seven-year high

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GBP/EUR Holds Two-Day Gain Before BoE

• Euro edges higher in quiet trade against US Dollar
• Dollar turns mixed as Single Currency inches up
• Aussie jumps after CPI meets expectations, yen flat after trade
• New Zealand dollar edges higher as greenback weakens

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Markets brace for Athens default.

• Sterling rises against euro on Greek worries
• Zew readings seen rising on weaker euro
• Dollar firmer as euro under pressure
• Aussie lower after RBA minutes

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Reality Could be Setting in for Dollar Bulls.

• Pound shows strength against weaker greenback.
• Euro rallies despite continued Greek woes.
• Dollar splutters against peers.
• Gold sparkles above the key $1200 mark.

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Sterling pound tests its one month high

• U.K. retail sales shows waning appetite for linkers amid zero inflation
• European stocks extend weekly drop amid Greece as Syngenta falls
• Dollar rally evaporates as U.S. data undermine Rate-Rise Bets
• NZD edges higher after manufacturing data; Emerging Stocks gain further

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Euro Shows Signs of Life.

• Sterling holds its own against the euro
• Euro shows signs of life
• Manufacturing data cools dollar enthusiasm

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Dollar Falls on Weaker Retail Sales Figures

Sterling gains over 1 cent on the dollar after US data
Euro looks vulnerable ahead of ECB’s monetary policy decision
Greenback slides against major rivals after U.S. retail sales miss estimates
China’s weak Q1 GDP growth provokes calls for stimulus

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Attention Turns to UK Inflation Data.

• Sterling keeps head above water.
• Euro has turned so many corners it seems back at square one.
• Dollar the shining light.
• Oil strengthens on geo-political tensions.

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Pound hits 5-year low against the dollar.

• Sterling remains under pressure after disappointing data
• Euro under continued pressure as Greek farce continues
• Expectations of rate hike strengthen dollar
• Kiwi dollar tumbles after weak Chinese data

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