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  • Australia Has a Serious Deficit Problem: Pro

    John Daley, CEO of Grattan Institute warns that Australia has a serious deficit problem that needs to be dealt with and should keep in mind the lessons from Europe's crisis.

  • Why the Dollar Won't Fall Off a Cliff

    The yen fell against the dollar on Tuesday for a fourth straight session, hitting its lowest level in 4 1/2 years as signs that the U.S. economy is improving.

  • Getting Australia's Budget Back to the Black

    Australia's Labor government delayed its promise to return the country to a budget surplus. CNBC's Matthew Taylor reports live from Canberra.

  • U.S. Yields Supporting the USD

    Mitul Kotecha, Head of Global FX Strategy, Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Banking says higher yields in U.S. Treasurys are very supportive of the greenback.

  • RBA Has More Room: Asst Treasurer of Australia

    David Bradbury, Assistant Treasurer of Australia, says there is still room for the RBA to cut rates further. He also deconstructs Treasurer of Australia Wayne Swan's comments and the budget expectations stating that mining boom will continue while jobs remain the key focus.

  • What to Expect From Australia's Budget

    As markets await Treasurer Wayne Swan to unveil the country's budget later on Tuesday, CNBC's Matthew Taylor investigates why its unlikely for the government to deliver a surplus this year.

  • Does the Yen’s Pullback Take the Heat Off Bank of Japan?

    The dollar gained for a third straight session against the yen and euro on Monday as data showing a rise in U.S. retail sales assuaged fears of an economic slowdown.

  • Are the Days of a Strong Japanese Yen Numbered?

    The yen tumbled to its lowest in more than four years against the dollar on Friday on data showing Japanese investors were buying more foreign assets.

  • The U.S. dollar skyrocketed to its highest level against the Japanese yen in over four years on Thursday, piercing the key technical and psychological 100 yen-per-dollar mark.

  • The Central Bank Rate Cut Bandwagon

    Greg Matwejev, Director, FX Hedge Fund Sales and Trading at Newedge says the Bank of Korea rate cut was not really a surprise considering previous easing from other major central banks. John Woods, Chief Investment Strategist at Citi Private Bank joins in the conversation.

  • Aussie Investors Must Diversify Overseas: Pro

    Nathan Bell, Research Director at the Intelligent Investor says Australian investors are facing a once in a lifetime opportunity to invest in overseas assets with much cheaper valuations than domestic assets.

  • The euro rose against the dollar after an unexpected rise in German industrial output was seen making a near-term euro zone interest rate cut less likely.

  • Another Settlement for MBIA

    MBIA has settled with Societe Generale for $350 million, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.

  • Yen 100 Level Breakthrough Only a Matter of Time

    Thomas Averill, Managing Director at Rochford Capital says it is only a matter of time for the USD/JPY to break through the 100 level and meanwhile there will be some consolidation. Nicholas Ferres, Investment Director, Global Asset Allocation at Eastspring Investments joins in the conversation.

  • US markets and China's impact on the AUD

    Ray Barros, CEO of Ray Barros Trading Group, gives us his fundamental and technical analysis on U.S. stocks and takes a look at the impact of China on the AUD.

  • The euro firmed across the board on Tuesday after data showing German industrial orders beat forecasts, but the prospect of further monetary easing could limit its gains.

  • Trader Buzz on Currencies

    Joseph Trevisani, Worldwide Markets, takes a look at global economies, as the dollar-yen trades edges closer to the $100 mark.

  • Why Australia Needs a Weaker Currency

    Ivan Colhoun, chief economist for Australia at ANZ, describes the Australian central bank's rate cut as an "insurance move" meant to weaken the currency and offset mining sector weakness.

  • Why the Dollar Won't Fall Off a Cliff

    The U.S. dollar rose for a third straight session against the yen on Monday and looked set to make another run at the 100 yen level on renewed optimism about the U.S. economy.

  • More Prudent for RBA to Hold Rates: Pro

    Chris Tedder, Research Analyst at FOREX.com says it is more prudent for the RBA to postpone a rate cut to next month.