Forint weakens as risk aversion grows

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The forint traded at 275.38 to the euro late Friday, weakening from 273.65 as investors on global markets grew more risk averse.

The forint traded at 246.74 to the Swiss franc late Friday, softening from 240.26 on Thursday.

The forint slipped to 193.58 from 191.47 against the dollar.

On the secondary market for government securities, benchmark yields were practically unchanged.

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