The French statistical office INSEE released the Fourth Quarter GDP data at 3.45am ET Friday. Amid the release, the euro showed strength against its major counterparts. At 3:50 am ET, the single currency was quoted at 1.3575 against the US dollar, 0.9444 versus the British pound, 1.5284 against the franc and 132.88 versus the yen.

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