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Former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's shocking strength in the latest election is doing the euro no favors, these experts say.
Messy Italian election results buffet the euro and a search for safe havens lifts the yen - it's time for your FX Fix.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports European shares traded sharply lower, with Italian stocks the worst performers as political deadlock gripped the euro zone's third-largest economy.
Keagan York, Head of FX Strategy at Compass Global Markets explains why he believes the USDJPY could return to 88 soon.
China is the big story - the second biggest economy in the world and on its way to become the biggest (according to one way of measuring it, at least). So it's only natural that foreign exchange traders should want to get in on this Next Big Thing.
Will Oswald, Global Head of Fixed Income of Currency and Commodities Research at Standard Chartered, explains the downside risks for the single currency.
The U.S. dollar and euro fell sharply in late afternoon trade as uncertainty about Italy's elections and sharp losses in stocks led investors to unwind trades funded in yen.
Gold has found itself unable to extend its decade-long rally into 2013 – all the more curious given that central bank easing still continues to flow and global risks abound.
Currencies that have been in favor lately are out, and vice versa, this strategist says. Here's why.
Talk of a stimulus-minded pick for the Bank of Japan sends the yen lower and Friday's credit-rating cut dents the pound - it's time for your FX Fix.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports global markets are keeping an eye on Italian election results, as Moody's downgrades UK's credit rating from AAA to AA1.
South Korea's new president faces not only a hostile North Korea that seeks nuclear weapons but now new pressure on its exporters and growth prospects from neighboring Japan's yen devaluation.
Despite low interest rates around the world and major quantitative easing programs, gold can't seem to get going. Here's how to trade the anomaly using currencies.
The British pound had a bad week, culminating in a credit rating cut - and these strategists say more pain lies ahead.
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.
Budget cuts loom as the March 1st deadline approaches. How the market will react, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
Gold has fallen 8 percent this year. Can the precious metal regain its lost luster? Discussing the worst week for gold in 3 months, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
Will the pound replace the yen as the world's favorite short? The pound falls as the Bank of England keeps printing money, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
Italians head to the polls Sunday. Why Italy matters to your money, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.