Jul 06, 2012
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A stack of 100-forint coins rests on currency notes in this photograph shot in Budapest, Hungary, in late June. The forint was the world’s worst-performing currency in the second half of 2011. But as of last week, it was Europe’s best-performing unit of the year, after Hungary’s government agreed to conditions for restarting international bail-out talks.
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