(To be honest it would be more of a surprise if they were in agreement). Reuters are referring to a report in the German Handelsblatt newspaper quoting an unnamed high ranking EZ official. Germany wants to limit the sum of the EFSF used for each member state whereas France would allow the EFSF, which has already been used to buy Irish and Portugese debt, to theoretically spend it’s entire amount in helping only one state. The EUR is slightly lower on this report.