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Investing.com – The euro declined against other currencies on Monday after talks aimed at forming the next coalition government in Germany is to be collapsed from one day to the next day, raising fears of political uncertainty in the largest economy of the euro area.
The EUR/USD is at 1.1755 at 03:01 AM ET (08:01 AM GMT), down from 0.28% a day after touching 1.1723.
The negotiations failed after the liberal democratic Party (FDP), a pro-business has left the negotiations, putting an end to efforts to form a coalition government, to three lanes.
The collapse of the talks leaving German chancellor Angela Merkel the opportunity to form a minority government. If no new government is formed, the chair may call a new election.
Against the yen, the euro was down 0.39% on the day to 131,67 after reaching a low of 131,29 for two months.
The euro has declined against the pound, with EUR/GBP down 0.43% at 0.8880.
The index dollar, which measures the greenback’s strength against a basket of six major currencies, rose 0.15% to 93.75 boosted by a weaker euro.
But the gains of the us dollar remain limited by persistent doubts about whether the republicans can pass a revision of taxation.
The president, Donald Trump tweeted Sunday that the senator Jeff Flake to oppose the tax law republican, but the office of the senator said that he had not yet made its decision.
Lawmakers from the Senate should vote on their version of the bill after the Thanksgiving holiday this week.
The dollar was little changed near the lowest in a month against the yen, with USD/JPY at 112.04.