Foreign Exchange


  • Bitcoin Bubble: How 'Geeks' Sent Prices Parabolic Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 12:29 PM ET

    With the price surging more than 50% in just a few days, even Bitcoin supporters acknowledge that the digital currency is unofficially in bubble territory.

  • Bitcoin Showing ‘Aggressive Bubble’ Behavior: SocGen Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 10:02 AM ET

    Online currency bitcoin has surged in value since the Cyprus bailout saga sparked global interest in alternatives.

  • CNBC's Kelly Evans reports European shares are trading lower on Wednesday as political uncertainty in Italy continues to shake stocks.

  • South Korea Top Exporters Already Hit by Weak Yen Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 3:21 AM ET

    South Korea's leading manufacturers are seeing their exports and profits undermined by the yen's decline and want more government help to deal with the problem, a survey by their lobby group showed.

  • Great Expectations For BoJ  Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 12:20 AM ET

    John Noonan, Senior FX Analyst at Thomson Reuters says the markets are expecting aggressive easing from the BoJ but there might be some disappointment.

  • Dollar Rallies vs. Yen Ahead of BOJ Meeting Tuesday, 2 Apr 2013 | 4:53 PM ET

    The dollar rallied from one-month lows against the yen on Tuesday, benefiting from a rally in U.S. stocks and investor caution ahead of a Bank of Japan meeting this week.

  • Global Markets Update: Shares Trading Higher  Tuesday, 2 Apr 2013 | 6:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports European stocks shrugged off weak economic data and marched higher in today's market action.

  • BoJ Action Priced Into FX Markets  Tuesday, 2 Apr 2013 | 12:20 AM ET

    Rob Ryan, Director, Market Strategy, APAC at RBS says the BoJ story for the FX market is finished because aggressive action has already been priced in.

  • India Is Open for Business: Finance Minister  Monday, 1 Apr 2013 | 11:03 PM ET

    India's Finance Minister P. Chidambaram tells CNBC why the case for foreign investment in India is a solid one, despite economic headwinds and a depreciating rupee.

  • Structural Reform Key for Japanese Investor  Monday, 1 Apr 2013 | 8:35 PM ET

    Malcolm Jones, Investment Director, Asia-Pacific at Standard Life Investments, enumerates three points for the long-term investor in Japan.

  • Dollar Slides After Soft Manufacturing Data Monday, 1 Apr 2013 | 5:01 PM ET

    The dollar fell to a nearly four-week low against the yen on Monday as softer-than-expected US manufacturing data suggested the economy may have run out of steam at the end of the first quarter.

  • Why a Gold Spike Is Coming Monday, 1 Apr 2013 | 11:17 AM ET

    Gold futures have been in a tight consolidation pattern and appear poised for an explosive move higher, trader Jim Iuorio argued.

  • Euro Near 4-Month Low on Euro Zone Uncertainty Thursday, 28 Mar 2013 | 10:08 PM ET

    The euro hovered near four-month lows against the dollar on Friday, beset by political deadlock in Italy and worries huge losses Cypriot depositors have been forced to stomach.

  • Euro on Tentative Rebound as Cypriot Banks Reopen Thursday, 28 Mar 2013 | 4:10 PM ET

    The euro rebounded from a recent four-month low against the dollar on Thursday, a trend analysts see as tenuous because investors continue to fret about the Cyprus crisis.

  • EU Banking System Will Have to Change  Thursday, 28 Mar 2013 | 1:20 AM ET

    Chris Weston, Head of Sales and Research at IG Markets says the banking industry in Europe is going to have to change. Dhiren Sarin, Chief Technical Strategist, Asia Pacific at Barclays tracks the trends in Italian and German Bonds. Richard Martin, Managing Director at IMA Asia joins in the conversation.

  • Subaru's US Sales Growth Plans  Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 6:35 PM ET

    Thomas Doll, President & COO at Subaru of America, explains how his company aims to sustain sales growth in the U.S. after four consecutive years of record sales.

  • Euro Hits Four-Month Low on Cyprus Fallout Fears Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 5:40 PM ET

    The euro fell to a four-month low against the dollar on Wednesday, suffering from growing conviction that Cyprus's rescue will prove a template for future euro zone bailouts.

  • Bitcoin: Cyprus Sparks Scramble for Digital Dollars Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 12:53 PM ET

    They won't make a sound no matter how many of them you try to toss in a bucket, and you can't pitch them in a fountain and wish for good luck. But make no mistake, bitcoins are getting big.

  • European Markets Close  Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 12:30 PM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today.

  • Cyprus Bailout Won't Be Euro Zone's Last: Poll Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 10:03 AM ET

    Cyprus probably won't be the last euro zone country to ask for an international bailout, according to a Reuters poll of economists.