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All eyes on euro ahead of France vote and ECB rate meeting

Michael Hewson looks at the key levels on the euro ahead of the weekend's French vote and the ECB rate meeting. He also looks at the potential for further sterling gains in the aftermath of the announcement of another UK election.


Heightened market volatility is likely over the election period, this could result in widened spreads. We recommend that you monitor positions carefully, consider the use of appropriate risk management tools and maintain a sufficient account surplus throughout this period.

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