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Germany's top court rejects fresh challenge to ECB powers

Germany's Constitutional Court on Wednesday rejected a new request to stop the Bundesbank from taking part in the European Central Bank's 2.3 trillion euro (£2.04 trillion) asset purchase programme, leaving the case with the European Court of Justice.

Central bank watching and currency bets

Investor positioning in some of the world's biggest currencies has gone through major shifts in recent weeks as some of the world's top central banks prepare to unwind years of record stimulus policies.