20 Aug 2012 07:56 EUR/USD - 1.2357 ... Breaking news fm Reuters quoting comments fm Finland's Europe Minister Alexander Stubb who says 'no new package for Greece without reforms.'
20 Aug 2012 05:41 EUR/USD - 1.2330 ... Euro has traded narrowly but with a soft undertone in thin post-Tokyo lunch session n initial bids remain at 1.2325/20, then 1.2305/00 n more abv Fri's low at 1.2289 (NY). On the upside, offers are reported at 1.2350/60 n further out at 1.2380/85 with more selling interest below 1.2400 lvl.
The Telegraph reported, Greek FinMin Yannis Stournaras said in an interview published on Sun that Greece must remain under the umbrella of the euro, because that is the only choice that can protect us fm a poverty what we have not experienced.
France will sell up to 1.2 bln euros 153-day bills n up to 1.8 bln euros 364-day bills later at 13:00GMT.