The latest 'fiscal cliff' impasse trips up risk-sensitve currencies and a lower growth forecast dents the krona - it's time for your FX Fix.
South Africa's currency may have taken a battering in recent months, making it one of the worst performing major currencies this year, but analysts have told CNBC that the rand (ZAR) could be ready for a turnaround in 2013.
Geoff Wilson, Portfolio Manager, Wilson Asset Management discusses his investment strategy as the markets down under wrap up the year. He's buying small firms that he believes will bring reasonable growth.
Paul Bloxham, Chief Economist for Australia and New Zealand, HSBC says that the Australian dollar will continue to stay high as the country's economic fundamentals are strong.
Kelvin Tay, Regional CIO, Southern APAC, UBS Wealth Management says the Australian dollar is overvalued but he sees a possibility of it being used in a yen carry trade if the yen weakens.
Web-only advice and information for currency traders, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
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The euro nears a 7-month high. Is it euro strength or dollar weakness? Looking at the euro's next stop, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money in Motion traders.
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The dollar fell from a near nine-month high against the yen while the euro surged Friday as U.S. inflation data affirmed the Fed's ultra-easy monetary policy.
Sebastien Galy, Senior Currency Strategist, Societe Generale says the U.S. dollar is starting to move in line with better expectations with the domestic economy, and that in turn is affecting how commodity currencies correlate with the economy.
The dollar fell for the fourth straight day against the euro as investors digested the Federal Reserve's announcement of further stimulus.
The euro extended its gains against the U.S. dollar Wednesday after the Federal Reserve, as expected, left benchmark U.S. interest rates unchanged.
Hamish Pepper, FX Strategist for Asia Pacific at Barclays Capital, says the dollar is likely to trade around 86 yen within 3 months on the likelihood of more easing from the BOJ following the Japan elections.
Todd Elmer, Currency Strategist, Citi says the Fed's new policy guide-posts are dollar-negative. He says the Fed's rapid expansion of balance sheets and willingness to tolerate higher inflation will undermine USD attractiveness, especially to reserves managers.
The euro rose against the dollar for a second straight day Tuesday, as surprisingly strong German economic sentiment and optimism about the US spurred broad-based risk-taking.
The euro stabilized near two-week lows on Tuesday as nerves calmed over Italy's latest political turmoil and as prospects of more stimulus from the Federal Reserve pinned down the dollar.
Sean Callow, Senior Currency Strategist, Westpac Bank says with the RBA cutting rates and the Bank of Canada keeping rates on hold, now is the best time to short this currency cross.