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FX levels to watch: EUR/USD, GBP/USD and USD/JPY

The Australia dollar falls after weak March building approvals

FX levels to watch: EUR/USD, GBP/USD and AUD/USD

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1Based on revenue excluding FX (published financial statements, February 2018).

CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage.76%of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider.You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work, and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money. Professional clients can lose more than they deposit. All trading involves risk.

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CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage.76% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider.You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work, and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage.