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Learn about the main players and keep up-to-date with the election and its effect on the Germany 40, EUR/USD and EUR/GBP.

Heightened market volatility is likely over the election period. Increased volatility means increased risk and spreads may widen. Check your margin cover, risk management and monitor positions.


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