The euro rises to 5-week high versus sterling

Fri Nov 30, 2012 8:52pm IST

LONDON Nov 30, (Reuters) - The euro rose to a five week high against the pound on Friday on month-end buying and tracking its rise against the dollar.

The euro rose 0.4 percent to 81.315 pence, its highest level since Oct. 24. Further gains could see it target the October high of 81.65 pence. (Editing by Jessica Mortimer)

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