Investors Exiting Euro, Morgan Stanley’s Redeker Tells Newspaper

Investors have begun to flee the euro in preference for the U.S. dollar amid fears that the European debt crisis may worsen, Morgan Stanley (MS)’s Global Head of Foreign Exchange Hans Redeker said in an interview in the Handelsblatt.

That’s helping weaken the euro against the dollar, Redeker was cited as saying by the newspaper. The single currency will probably be worth $1.20 by the fourth quarter of 2012, he said.

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