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  • Weakness Ahead for the Yen?

    The dollar rose to a four-year high against the yen on Wednesday, edging closer to the key 100-yen mark after release of the U.S. Federal Reserve's March meeting minutes.

  • Are the Days of a Strong Japanese Yen Numbered?

    The dollar edged down from a near four-year high against the yen on Tuesday as traders booked profits on its sharp rally, but the yen's weakening trend remained intact.

  • A Technical Look at Currencies

    Max Knudsen, chief market strategist at ADS Securities, gives CNBC a technical look at the fortunes of dollar/yen and sterling.

  • Thatcher Cared Deeply For The HK People: Analyst

    Emily Lau, Hong Kong Legislator and Chairwoman of the Democratic Party, and Richard Harris, Chief Executive at Port Shelter Investment Management discuss what they think of the late Margaret Thatcher.

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

    The yen plummeted to its lowest against the dollar in nearly four years and reached a three-year trough versus the euro on Monday after the Bank of Japan kicked off its aggressive monetary easing program in an attempt to beat persistent deflation.

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    Anthony Grisanti of GRZ Energy looks at what's moving gold.

  • The U.S. dollar weakened against most major currencies on Friday, hitting nearly two-week lows against the euro, as weaker-than-expected jobs data raised concerns that the pace of recovery in the American labor market has slowed.

  • The dollar and euro made their largest percentage gains against the yen since late 2008 after the Bank of Japan surprised the markets with an ambitious plan to fight deflation in a radical overhaul of policy.

  • With the divergence widening between U.S. economic prospects and the outlook for Britain, Japan, and the euro zone, experts see dollar strength ahead.

  • The dollar fell across the board on Wednesday after a report showed the US private sector created fewer jobs than expected last month, raising concerns that recovery has stalled.

  • Buzz Before the Bell: 'Sterling's in Free Fall'

    A look at what traders are watching ahead of the markets' open, with Michael Gurka, from Chicago-based Spectrum Asset Management.

  • What New Euro Zone Bailout Bond Tells Us

    The dollar rallied from one-month lows against the yen on Tuesday, benefiting from a rally in U.S. stocks and investor caution ahead of a Bank of Japan meeting this week.

  • Clouds over the City of London

    Britain's financial services sector took on new staff in the first quarter with more gains expected, a business survey said, signaling that a prolonged period of job losses may be ending.

  • The dollar fell to a nearly four-week low against the yen on Monday as softer-than-expected US manufacturing data suggested the economy may have run out of steam at the end of the first quarter.

  • Gold futures have been in a tight consolidation pattern and appear poised for an explosive move higher, trader Jim Iuorio argued.

  • The euro hovered near four-month lows against the dollar on Friday, beset by political deadlock in Italy and worries huge losses Cypriot depositors have been forced to stomach.

  • The euro rebounded from a recent four-month low against the dollar on Thursday, a trend analysts see as tenuous because investors continue to fret about the Cyprus crisis.

  • The euro fell to a four-month low against the dollar on Wednesday, suffering from growing conviction that Cyprus's rescue will prove a template for future euro zone bailouts.

  • The euro hovered near a four-month low as mixed messages from European officials kept fears alive that Cyprus' decision to tax large bank depositors would set a bad precedent.

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    A financial meltdown in Cyprus appears to have been averted, but experts say that doesn't mean the euro is out of the woods.