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  • Euro's Woes May Be Shortlived, Strategist Says Tuesday, 10 May 2011 | 11:01 AM ET
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    The euro has dropped more than 5% against the dollar in a matter of days. But this strategist says it won't last.

  • Commodities Give a Lift, Euro Rumors Give Whiplash Tuesday, 10 May 2011 | 9:44 AM ET

    Rumor time for the euro, good times for commodity currencies. Time for your daily FX Fix.

  • Who Does Greece Owe? Tuesday, 10 May 2011 | 9:38 AM ET
    Who Does Greece Owe?

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs has the story on what the Greeks owe that makes the rest of Europe so scared.

  • Euro Zone Crisis Plan Is Failing: Willem Buiter Tuesday, 10 May 2011 | 6:54 AM ET
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    The plan to deal with the euro zone debt crisis and avoid restructuring before 2013 is failing, Willem H. Buiter, Chief Economist at Citi Investment Research and Analysis said on Tuesday.

  • UK Example for Euro Periphery Countries: Osborne Tuesday, 10 May 2011 | 5:58 AM ET
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    Europe should help countries that are in trouble but these countries need to show that they are tackling their deficit problems themselves, like Britain has done, UK Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne told CNBC in an interview Tuesday.

  • Greece Denies Report It Is Seeking New EU Aid Package Tuesday, 10 May 2011 | 4:26 AM ET
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    Greece on Tuesday denied a Dow Jones report that it expects a new aid package of nearly 60 billion euros ($85.71 billion) to deal with its debt crisis.

  • Crisis Is a Sideshow to European Success: Analyst Tuesday, 10 May 2011 | 2:48 AM ET
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    As far as Europe’s real economy is concerned, the problems on the periphery are just that, peripheral, according to Credit Suisse’s Robert Barrie.

  • Avoiding Greece’s Lehman Moment Tuesday, 10 May 2011 | 2:13 AM ET
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    Restructuring Greece’s debt is both desirable and inevitable, despite insistence from European Union officials over the weekend that the idea is off the table, reports the New York Times.

  • Not Comfortable Being Bullish, Says Bull Tuesday, 10 May 2011 | 1:02 AM ET
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    Last week spelt the end of the inflation story and this is a reason to be bullish. That is the view of UK-based Michael Browne, a fund manager at Martin Currie.

  • Policymakers Learn a New and Alarming Catchphrase Monday, 9 May 2011 | 11:58 PM ET
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    Another week, another wave of dismal fiscal gridlock in Washington. But as US politicians squabble about how to cut the debt, another concept with a catchy name is quietly starting to creep into the policy debate: "financial repression", according to the FT.

  • Busch: Money In Motion Trade Update Monday, 9 May 2011 | 12:37 PM ET

    On May 4, I recommended shorting the euro against the British pound. Here's an update.

  • Busch: Eurozone Debt Asylum Monday, 9 May 2011 | 9:49 AM ET

    Standard & Poor's Ratings Services today said that it has lowered its long- and short-term sovereign credit ratings on the Hellenic Republic and S&P warned it may be cut further.

  • Investing on a Global Scale Monday, 9 May 2011 | 9:46 AM ET
    Investing on a Global Scale

    New data suggests the real global threat is coming from somewhere other than Greece and Portugal, with Kevin Gardiner, Barclays Wealth head of global investment strategy.

  • Will a Jobs Recovery Boost the Dollar? Monday, 9 May 2011 | 8:42 AM ET
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    Friday's better than expected jobs report gave the dollar a lift, and these experts think it could continue.

  • The Parthenon in Greece

    Speculation over the weekend that Greece could leave the euro zone was “utterly unrealistic" and would be a “catastrophe” for the country and for the wider European Union, Yiannos Papantoniou, former Greek finance minister and president of the Centre for Progressive Policy Studies told CNBC on Monday.

  • Euro Gets a Lift, Dollar Lags Monday, 9 May 2011 | 7:45 AM ET

    Greece is gumming up the works in the euro zone again, but that's not hurting the euro. Time for your daily FX Fix.

  • Commentary: Don't Price in Multiple Euro Rate Hikes Monday, 9 May 2011 | 5:14 AM ET
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    Jean Claude Trichet says the European Central Bank wants to remain flexible. Let us hope his flock of hawks and doves means this, because the next few months are going to be a bumpy ride.

  • Risk Off? Don’t Panic, Says Strategist Monday, 9 May 2011 | 3:27 AM ET
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    Following a very volatile week for commodities and a weekend of speculation on Greek restructuring, investors are questioning if the risk-off trade is now dominating.

  • David Bloom's 4 Reasons to Buy the Loonie Monday, 9 May 2011 | 2:26 AM ET
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    Following elections that return Stephen Harper to power in Canada last weekend, HSBC is outlining four reasons to buy the Canadian dollar

  • 'Bad News' Driving the Euro Again Monday, 9 May 2011 | 2:01 AM ET
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    In recent months the euro has ignored a wall of worry about the health of three of its members and moved higher against the dollar, but this is no longer the case according to Jens Nordvig, global head of G-10 currency strategy at Nomura.