Eur/usd - 1.4878 ... The single currency rose to a fresh '09 high of 1.4891 in Asia on dlr's broad-based weakness (esp. vs yen), however, cross-related selling in euro n defensive offers ahead of the 1.4900 option-barrier ltd the pair's upside somewhat n price eased subsequently. At the moment, heavy offers fm various accounts (including profit-taking) are building up around 1.4890/00 with stops (sizeable) in batches located abv 1.4900 n 1.4920/30. On the downside, bids fm Asian n European investors are placed in the region of 1.4850-1.4870 n 1.4820/30 with mixture of bids n stops only emerging below 1.4800. Eurozone industrial production data for August is due at 09:00GMT n forecast to be 1.0% m/m n -15.5% y/y versus -0.3% n -15.9% respectively in previous month.