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NFP beats the forecast

US June non-farm payrolls came at 195K vs 165K expected, what is the highest reading in four months. The May reading was revised up from 175K yo 195K. However, the unemployment rate holds at 7.6% (forecast - 7.5%). 

EUR/USD dropped to $1.2810 as of writing. GBP/USD plummeted to $1.4870. USD/JPY jumped to the 101.00 mark. AUD/USD holds above $0.9100. 

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