Egypt attracted $3.1 billion of foreign investment in domestic debt instruments since the flotation of the pound
U.S. currency was off 0.1% at 111.670 yen after plumbing 111.430, its lowest since Nov. 28.
Lira's recent firming came on the heels of a rate hike by the U.S. Federal Reserve
Britain said on Tuesday it would do whatever it takes to pursue anyone abusing its financial system
A five-year fixed rate U.S. dollar Regulation S senior unsecured bond offer under the bank's $1.5bln Euro Medium Term Note Programme will follow
Average yields on Egypt's three-year and seven-year treasury bonds rose at an auction on Monday
The dollar slowly ceded ground in Asia on Monday with greenback bulls still nursing grudges
Other than economic fails and pitfalls, political risks are a major threat to any union.
European wheat futures edged lower on Friday as this week's rally in the euro against the dollar continued to dampen sentiments
Oil prices rose on Friday, helped by a weaker dollar, as investors weighed the impact of OPEC production cuts