CANADA FX DEBT-C$ tumbles after trade deficit balloons

Wed Aug 11, 2010 8:51am EDT
 
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 TORONTO, Aug 11 (Reuters) - The Canadian dollar fell to its
weakest level in more than two weeks against the greenback on
Wednesday after data showed the country's trade deficit soared
past expectations to reach C$1.13 billion ($1.06 billion) in
June.
 The Canadian currency touched a session low of to C$1.0431
to the U.S. dollar, or 95.87 U.S. cents, its softest level
since July 23.
 (Reporting by Claire Sibonney; Editing by Jeffrey Hodgson)