France official 2017 GDP forecast remains at 1.7%

French budget minister Darmanin out in Les Echos 15 Nov
– dept being cautious, could have raised it to 1.8%
– all is done for budget deficit to be brought back below 3% threshold at 2.9%
Meanwhile EURUSD still perky but tightly bound at 1.1793. EURGBP failed at 0.8980 and now 0.8962 near session lows and helping to underpin