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  • ECB and BoE Prompted Currency 'Carnage': Pro Thursday, 4 Jul 2013 | 7:00 PM ET
    ECB and BoE Prompted Currency 'Carnage': Pro

    Ashraf Laidi, chief global strategist at City Index, explains why he describes the impact of Carney and Draghi's statements on their respective currencies (GBP and EUR) as "carnage".

  • Sterling on the Back Foot till August: Pro Thursday, 4 Jul 2013 | 8:10 AM ET
    Sterling on the Back Foot till August: Pro

    Chris Turner, head of FX strategy at ING Financial Markets, tells CNBC that this is a classic rate protest from the Bank of England.

  • How Will Sterling React to Mark Carney? Thursday, 4 Jul 2013 | 6:50 AM ET
    How Will Sterling React to Mark Carney?

    Geoffrey Yu, FX strategist at UBS, discusses the British pound and its reaction to Mark Carney's arrival at the head of the BoE.

  • Yen Rises Broadly on Turmoil in Egypt, Portugal Wednesday, 3 Jul 2013 | 3:56 PM ET

    The yen rose across the board on Wednesday as political instability in Egypt and Portugal prompted investors to seek refuge in the Japanese currency.

  • RBS Orders Investigation Into Untapped $30 Billion Wednesday, 3 Jul 2013 | 7:46 AM ET

    The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), has launched a major inquiry into the way it lends money to small- and medium-sized businesses.

  • ECB May Ease as Fed Plans Exit: Pro Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 8:24 PM ET
    ECB May Ease As Fed Plans An Exit: Pro

    David Gaud, Asia Ex-Japan Equity Fund Manager of Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management recommends investing in European equities by making a case for possible ECB easing as the Fed carves out its QE tapering strategy.

  • Dollar Re-Breaks 100 Yen on Fed Speculation Rally Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 5:00 PM ET

    The dollar breached 100 yen again to hit a four-week high on Tuesday amid growing optimism that U.S. jobs data will prompt the Federal Reserve to scale back stimulus.

  • Delicate Decisions: Big First Week for Mark Carney Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    Mark Carney, who takes over the Bank of England this week, has a lot to prove, notes CNBC's Ross Westgate.

  • Dollar Rises vs Yen But Lower Against Others Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 5:24 PM ET

    The dollar fell against most currencies, while the yen dropped to its lowest in nearly four weeks versus the greenback on Monday.

  • The sell-off in commodity currencies over the past two weeks has hit the Norwegian krone particularly hard, but according to one strategist the decline is "overdone" and the krone is set for a rebound.

  • Dollar Gains on Renewed Fed Tapering Talk Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 4:27 PM ET
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    The dollar advanced against the yen and the euro on Friday as investors resumed pricing in the possibility that the Federal Reserve will begin to pare back its bond-buying program as soon as its September policy meeting.

  • Will USD/JPY Break 100 Level Again? Thursday, 27 Jun 2013 | 7:00 PM ET
    Will USD/JPY Break 100 Level Again?

    Elsa Lignos, G10 currency strategist at RBC Capital Markets, explains how USD/JPY is likely to react to U.S. employment numbers, and why investors are "frustrated" with EUR/USD.

  • Dollar Falls Against Euro as Taper Fears Ebb Thursday, 27 Jun 2013 | 4:41 PM ET

    The dollar slid against the euro on Thursday, after two days of gains as Federal Reserve officials downplayed expectations the U.S. central bank would start scaling back its stimulus program and said the Fed could buy bonds again if the economy weakens.

  • Euro Falls as Draghi Remains Dovish on Rates Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013 | 5:07 PM ET

    The euro declined to a three-week low against the U.S. dollar and fell against Japan's yen on Wednesday after ECB President Mario Draghi highlighted risks to euro zone growth and said monetary policy will stay accommodative.

  • BoE's King: Markets Have Jumped Gun on Interest Rates Tuesday, 25 Jun 2013 | 8:42 AM ET
    Mervyn King, Governor of the Bank of England

    Outgoing Bank of England Governor Mervyn King said that markets have "jumped the gun" about when central banks are likely to start raising interest rates.

  • Euro Rallies From 3-Week Lows Against Dollar Monday, 24 Jun 2013 | 3:25 PM ET

    The euro hit session highs on Monday, rallying from nearly three week lows, in tandem with U.S. stocks paring their losses and commodities gaining sharply.

  • London’s Rich Feel the Pinch as Caviar Prices Rise Monday, 24 Jun 2013 | 11:03 AM ET
    Royal Beluga caviar.

    An influx of rich Europeans to London is causing the cost of living for the ultra-wealthy to surge, a private wealth management firm reported on Monday.

  • Dollar Heads for Year's Best Week on Fed Outlook Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 4:06 PM ET

    The U.S. dollar was headed for its biggest weekly gain in almost a year against major currencies on Friday.

  • Dollar Pares Gains vs Euro, Yen After US Data Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 4:24 PM ET

    The dollar trimmed its gains versus the euro and yen after data showed the number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose more than expected last week.

  • Dollar Rises as Fed Looks Toward End of Easing Wednesday, 19 Jun 2013 | 5:04 PM ET

    The U.S. dollar reversed early losses and rose against the euro and yen on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve said it sees diminished downside risks to the economy.