You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.
The Shared currency ticked down to $1.1634 amid fears of a second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic sweeping across Europe, and concerns that the nascent economic recovery in the Eurozone will be washed away.
The Cable climbed to $1.2773 from the weekend headlines suggesting brighter odds of success for the key Brexit talks ahead of the crucial week comprising trade negotiations and U.K. GDP.
The Japanese yen hovered at 105.30 against the U.S. dollar on worries about the return of severe lockdown restrictions to contain the second wave of coronavirus infections.
The Aussie dollar held at $0.7050 after falling for six consecutive sessions, as odds narrowed over the prospect of further monetary policy easing in the country.
The Rand gave up gains to 17.00 versus the greenback amid concerns that rising coronavirus cases around the world could delay economic recovery and moved investors away from riskier currencies.
The dollar-rupee stayed put at 40.35(selling).
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