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Dollar whipsaws as virus mutation rattles traders By Reuters

Dollar whipsaws as virus mutation rattles traders By Reuters
Dollar whipsaws as virus mutation rattles traders

30 per dollar and the Australian and New Zealand dollars a little soft with the nervous mood, but well above overnight lows.Together with a new outbreak in Sydney, that held the Australian dollar at $0.Close Pct Change YTD Pct High Bid Low Bid Euro/Dollar $1.dollar notes are seen in this picture illustration SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The dollar was firm on Tuesday but traded well below peaks hit on a wild ride higher overnight, as a new coronavirus strain in Britain sent jitters through holiday-thinned currency markets.

Nerves over the new strain of coronavirus are keeping it above last week's 2-1/2 year trough of 89.The pound, helped by a Bloomberg report which said the European Union was considering a compromise on fishing rights - a stumbling block to a trade deal - recovered to trade at $1.

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