Currencies Foreign Exchange


  • Are the Days of a Strong Japanese Yen Numbered?

    The yen plummeted against the U.S. dollar Wednesday, revisiting a trend that recently took the currency to a 2-1/2-year low on expectations of easier Bank of Japan policy.

  • European Central Bank president Mario Draghi.

    Disappointing economic reports and an upcoming central bank meeting are creating headwinds for the euro, this expert says.

  • The European Central Bank is about to meet, and investors are awaiting its response to downbeat economic reports. This expert has a trading plan.

  • The yen renews its slide on monetary easing expectations, and trade data steadies the pound - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Global Markets: European Shares Higher

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as a positive start to U.S. earnings season push stocks slightly higher.

  • The dollar and euro plunged against the yen as investors booked profits in the aftermath of swift and significant gains.

  • Investors who had been anticipating significant weakness in the Brazilian real now seem to have reversed course. Here's why.

  • Gold ended above $1,662 an ounce on Tuesday, helped by a recovery in stock markets and a rise in physical demand.

  • The Japanese yen has bounced off its recent lows as traders take profits on profitable short yen positions. But not everyone thinks the yen's slide is over.

  • European Markets Close Slightly Negative

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, as shares surrendered gains and investors braced for sluggish earning results from the U.S.

  • Tokyo pledges to buy European rescue bonds and dollar-yen traders take profits - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • European Shares Higher Ahead of US Earnings

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as prices on EU debt rise and yields fall slightly.

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    The euro gained for a second straight session against the dollar on Monday, benefiting from technical factors as well as expectations that the European Central Bank will refrain from cutting interest rates.

  • Bull or Bear Market

    The yen's outlook is less than rosy, but this strategist thinks the Japanese currency has fallen too far, too fast, for investors to pile on now.

  • First quarter earnings reports are landing, and that's giving this strategist a currency trading idea.

  • European Markets Close

    European stocks are sliding despite big gains for banks, with CNBC's Simon Hobbs.

  • Profit taking takes the dollar down, but euro zone investor sentiment is on the rise - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Global Markets: Shares Edge Lower

    CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as bank stocks pushed higher after regulators eased key elements in the Basel III reform package.

  • The dollar fell against the yen on Monday on profit-taking after its swift rise to a 2-1/2 year high last week -- a rally driven by expectations of aggressive monetary easing by the Bank of Japan.

  • Global Outlook Slowly Improving: Expert

    Kevin Gardiner, Head of Global Investment Strategy at Barclays, discusses how to trade a setback in equities.