Soros avoids the euro

EUROPE - In an interview with the German Sunday newspaper, Welt Am Sontag, George Soros says that betting on the euro is a mug's game.

"I don't bet on the euro one way or the other because it is so unpredictable". He also says that "Only a few speculators have made money on the euro".

The odd thing is that the UK press, in quoting this, seem to think this is a valid criticism of the ECB! Most central bankers would be very pleased to know they had scared off the likes of Soros and that speculat