Ahead of the release of the euro-zone CPI for the month of March, the euro strengthened against the other major currencies. Eurozone CPI inflation is expected to slow to 0.7 % in March from 1.2% in February. At about 4:55 am ET Tuesday, the euro was quoted at 1.5172 against the franc, 130.44 against the yen, 0.9306 versus the pound and 1.3276 against the dollar.

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