Currencies Foreign Exchange

  • Are the Days of a Strong Japanese Yen Numbered?

    The yen weakened across the board on Monday after Japan escaped direct criticism from its G-20 peers on its bold reflationary plans that have weakened the currency.

  • EUR-USD Seen Re-Testing 1.35 Level - Chartist

    Daryl Guppy, CEO of Guppytraders.com, explains how the chart shows an excellent opportunity for the EUR-USD cross.

  • London

    Despite the sluggish British economy, investors have remained long the pound - until now. Here's why, and what it means.

  • Italian politics is always wildly entertaining. Some pros say it could move the euro. So, how should you play it?

  • A trader monitors the foreign exchange and stocks index in Tokyo.

    In the last month or so, in an effort to stimulate growth, central bankers have begun a new round of creative experiments. This should lead to more market volatility and unexpected investment opportunities, particularly in currencies.

  • A Lot of Expansionary Policies From Japan

    Ulrich Leuchtmann, Global Head of FX Research at Commerzbank AG says there are a lot of expansionary policies from the Bank of Japan which leads to questions whether the ECB will do the same.

  • Shorting the Sterling

    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.

  • No Yen Manipulation at Play: Finance Minister

    As a weak yen drives Japanese stocks higher, CNBC's Steve Sedgwick asked Japan's Finance Minister Taro Aso if he believed the G-20 endorsed Tokyo's domestic stimulus plans.

  • Australian Treasurer  Wayne Swan

    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.

  • The price of gold is tumbling even as countries inject monetary stimulus, and this strategist has a way to play the move using currencies.

  • Money In Motion Web Extra: Technicals vs. Fundamentals

    Web-only advice and information for currency traders, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • The Buck Stops Here

    The final word from the currency pits, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Can Anyone Save Italy?

    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 Gets Gutted

    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.

  • Why the Yen's Pain is Just Beginning

    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 Euro's Next Move

    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.

  • Despite fundamentals that should be contributing to a strong rally, gold is clearly losing steam. A slow decline that began late last year is quickly snowballing into a sell off.