The euro erased an advance against the dollar and the yen.
The 17-nation shared currency was little changed at $1.2299 as of 9:41 a.m. London time, after rising as much as 0.3 percent to $1.2337.
It was also little changed at 96.10 yen, after climbing 0.4 percent to 96.46.
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