Euro holds losses after EC confirms Greece loan deal

Fri Aug 14, 2015 3:46pm EDT
 
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - The euro held near its session lows against the dollar on Friday after the European Commission confirmed a deal to lend cash-strapped Greece up to 86 billion euros over three years following talks in Brussels.

In late U.S. trading, the euro EUR= was down 0.4 percent at $1.1103, slightly above its session low of $1.1099, while it was down 0.5 percent at 138.00 yen EURJPY=, hovering near its session low of 137.94 yen.

(Reporting by Richard Leong)

 
The shadow of the logo of Euro is seen on a U.S. one dollar note in this picture illustration taken in Madrid March 10, 2015. REUTERS/Sergio Perez