FXStreet (Edinburgh) - The bid tone around the pound is now picking up pace, dragging EUR/GBP to session lows in the 0.6990 area. EUR/GBP returns to sub-0.70 The European cross is challenging recent multi-month troughs below the 0.7000 handle following an increasing buying interest in GBP, while the single currency keeps navigating in the red territory. Data wise in Euroland, President M.Draghi has emphasized the central bank’s commitment to lift the inflation in the region as soon as possible. Across the Channel UK’s Public Sector Net Borrowing came in at £7.47 billion in September. EUR/GBP important levels As of writing the cross is losing 0.45% at 0.6989 facing the next support at 0.6985 (low Nov.17) ahead of 0.6948 (low Aug.5) and then 0.6934 (2015 low Jul.17). On the upside, a surpass of 0.7049 (downtrend from 0.7496) would expose 0.7101 (23.6% Fibo of 0.7496-0.6979) and then 0.7198 (100-day sma). For more information, read our latest forex news.