Despite the sluggish British economy, investors have remained long the pound - until now. Here's why, and what it means.
Ron William, founder & principal market strategist at RW Market Advisory, gives CNBC a technical look at sterling and the gold markets.
Adrian Foster, Head of Financial Markets Research, Asia Pacific at Rabobank says the U.K. economy continues to disappoint and says the sterling could go lower over a one month horizon.
Australian Treasurer Wayne Swan dismissed talk of a 'currency war' in an interview with CNBC, but concedes that a strong Australian dollar is a concern for an economy that's heavily reliant on mining exports.
The Group of 20 nations declared on Saturday there would be no 'currency war' and deferred plans to set new debt-cutting targets in an indication of concern about the fragile state of the world economy.
Web-only advice and information for currency traders, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
The final word from the currency pits, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
It's Italy's moment of truth. The Italian election could have a huge impact on the future of the euro zone, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
Gold nears the $1,600 level. Why gold is the unlikely victim in the global currency war, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
Is the greatest short about to get greater? Will the Bank of Japan turn more dovish? Profiting from the yen's decline, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
The yen fell Friday after three days of gains against the U.S. dollar and the euro as a draft statement from the G-20 did not single out Japan trying to weaken its currency.
The G20 meeting fails to end the currency war. Will the euro end up as the big loser, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money in Motion traders.
A detailed look at currency trading, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
Tensions over currency policies are high and traders are shedding short yen positions - it's time for your FX Fix.
As G-20 finance chiefs from around the world meet on Friday to discuss fears of competitive currency devaluations, policymakers told CNBC that talk of a currency war was misplaced and discussions should instead focus on a how to heal the still fragile global economy.
The euro tumbled to a three-week low against the dollar and plunged against the yen Thursday after data painted a dismal picture of the euro zone's economy, increasing the likelihood of ECB action.
A contracting euro zone economy weighs on the euro, and waning risk appetite drags down the pound - it's time for your FX Fix.
Jesper Bargmann, Head of G11 Spot FX, Asia Pacific at RBS Global Banking & Markets says as long as the market expects easing measures, the pound will continue to weaken.
The yen traded flat against the dollar Wednesday, a day after sharply rising, as investors grew cautious ahead of a meeting of finance ministers and central bankers later this week.