More comments emerging from the Der Spiegel interview 1 Dec

  • broad consensus in SPD not to rule out any govt options
  • a Conservative/SPD govt not automatic
  • we have time and we will discuss all options at SPD party meeting next week

Schulz pouring a bit of cold water over the grand coalition hype. Political positioning I think they call it.

Meanwhile the DAX is down to lowest levels in 9 weeks. Now -1.2% on the day from -1.6%

EURUSD 1.1900 after a dip into the 1.1880 orders/support.