Currencies Hong Kong Dollar


  • Dollar weakens on views of dovish Fed Monday, 1 Feb 2016 | 3:13 PM ET

    The U.S. dollar fell against a basket of major currencies on the view that the Fed would not be able to hike interest rates as quickly as forecast.

  • Dollar rises on in-line U.S. GDP data, BoJ move Friday, 29 Jan 2016 | 4:38 PM ET

    The dollar rose sharply on Friday, hitting a six-week high versus the yen.

  • Dollar falls as Street eyes gradual rate-hike path Thursday, 28 Jan 2016 | 5:13 PM ET
    U.S. Dollars

    The dollar hit a one-week low against the euro on Thursday after a plunge in U.S. durable goods orders.

  • Steady oil helps Aussie, kiwi after Fed statement Thursday, 28 Jan 2016 | 5:38 AM ET

    Commodity-linked major currencies including the Australian and New Zealand dollars surged on Thursday as oil traded back above $33 a barrel.

  • Does HK really want to keep its dollar peg? Wednesday, 27 Jan 2016 | 5:21 PM ET
    Does HK really want to keep its dollar peg?

    Peter Boockvar, chief market analyst at The Lindsey Group, says Hong Kong should consider if it wants to hinge its growth to U.S. monetary policy or to China.

  • China's yuan firms on stronger midpoint setting Tuesday, 26 Jan 2016 | 11:15 PM ET

    SHANGHAI, Jan 27- China's yuan edged up against the dollar on Wednesday after the central bank set a firmer midpoint and state media warned billionaire investor George Soros against betting on falls in the Chinese currency and Hong Kong dollar. The People's Bank of China set the midpoint rate at 6.5533 per dollar prior to market open, 0.02 percent firmer than the...

  • Dollar drags as oil rebound boosts sterling Tuesday, 26 Jan 2016 | 3:54 PM ET

    The safe-haven yen and the low-yielding euro halted their rise on Tuesday, as stock markets and oil prices recovered.

  • Here's how the HK dollar's slide will hurt Monday, 25 Jan 2016 | 11:17 PM ET

    From the economy to property stocks, here's how Morgan Stanley thinks ructions in currency markets will impact Hong Kong.

  • Dollar falls as oil, equities slide at close Monday, 25 Jan 2016 | 4:52 PM ET

    The dollar edged down on Monday as renewed selling on oil markets drove investors into currencies often deemed less risky investments.

  • Dollar boosted by oil, home sales & central banks Friday, 22 Jan 2016 | 1:32 PM ET

    The dollar firmed Friday, boosted by expectations of monetary easing by in Europe and Japan, and by strong U.S. housing data.

  • It's been a tough week for HK markets. Here's why Thursday, 21 Jan 2016 | 7:29 PM ET

    Hong Kong's stocks and its tightly controlled dollar have taken an outsized tumble this week, spurring speculation the currency peg may snap.

  • Dollar reverses gains vs euro after brief rally Thursday, 21 Jan 2016 | 4:13 PM ET
    Sheets of one dollar bills run through the printing press at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing on March 24, 2015 in Washington, DC.

    The dollar turned negative against the euro on Thursday, reversing a morning rally.

  • China's impact on global markets Thursday, 21 Jan 2016 | 10:14 AM ET
    China's impact on global markets

    CEOs weigh in on China's impact on global markets. And the "Squawk on the Street" crew discusses the lack of trust in the Chinese government.

  • Asian market declines led by China Thursday, 21 Jan 2016 | 10:12 AM ET
    Asian market declines led by China

    Investors in China seem worried about reduced state intervention. CNBC's Eunice Yoon explains.

  • Don't get hysterical about HK dollar-peg: JPMorgan Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016 | 7:24 PM ET
    Don't get hysterical about HK dollar-peg: JPMorgan

    The Hong Kong government has a track record of maintaining the financial integrity of the country, explains Richard Titherington, CIO and head of EM and APAC equities at JPMorgan Asset Management.

  • Dollar near 1-year low vs yen on oil drop, risk aversion Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016 | 3:28 PM ET

    The dollar fell to a more than one-year low against the Japanese yen as crude oil prices dropped near 13-year lows.

  • Currency pegs under pressure Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016 | 1:20 PM ET
     Currency pegs under pressure

    The Hong Kong dollar is at its lowest level in more that eight years. It and other currencies pegged to the U.S. dollar are under pressure. CNBC's Sara Eisen explains.

  • Dollar gains on China optimism Tuesday, 19 Jan 2016 | 3:19 PM ET

    The dollar posted modest gains on Tuesday, as investor risk appetite improved on the back of rising oil prices and the expectation of further stimulus in China.

  • *Hong Kong dollar touches 4- year low. TOKYO, Jan 19- Asian shares were mostly higher on Tuesday as Shanghai stocks surged after data pointing to slower Chinese economic growth fanned stimulus hopes. Spreadbetters expected Europe to follow Asia's lead and forecast a higher open for Britain's FTSE, Germany's DAX and France's CAC.

  • Dollar inches higher as stock markets steady Monday, 18 Jan 2016 | 12:18 PM ET

    A recovery in stock markets helped the dollar gain ground against Europe's current safe havens of choice, the euro and the Swiss franc.