Central bank verbally intervenes

Central bank governor Marian Jusko said the bank was prepared to use "all the instruments at our disposal" to prevent a surging domestic currency from "threatening our goals". The statement forced the crown down 10 basis points against the euro, its reference currency.

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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