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The Swiss National Bank has euros ready to unload, and these strategists point to currencies that should benefit.
Central bank policy decisions are looming and economic idea merchants are chattering — it's time for your FX Fix.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including a look at currency markets and bonds, ahead of tomorrow's European Central Bank meeting.
Public opinion is of value to governing politicians only when it is in line with their prevailing decision making. But the public's opinion was never asked for in the first place, when the EU decided to proceed with the great euro project. Why should it matter now?
Find out which ETFs the "Mad Money" host tends to follow throughout the day.
Remember how the euro jumped when European Central Bank President Mario Draghi pledged to preserve it? That is so last week.
Central bank meetings await and the Bank of England is looking for some lending — it's time for your FX Fix.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as expectations fade the European Central Bank will deliver strong action to back up the euro.
"We're talking the ECB potentially doing Bank-of-England style QE at some point, so it's a very significant change," Stephen Gallo, FX strategist at Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, told CNBC. "From the FX perspective, currency-wise, this is the most difficult move towards easier monetary policy ever, it is tradable," but some forces are euro-positive and others could be very euro-negative, he said. "It's a balance between what peripheral countries need and what core countries need... but it also has a risk of potentially disrupting the an orderly political situation between North and South."
Sean Callow, Senior Currency Strategist, Westpac Bank says that if the ECB cut rates on Thursday, then the euro might not be the currency you want to get into.
The Swiss National Bank is sitting on a pile of euros, and the size of that pile says a lot about where the euro is headed.
Another employment report is coming at the end of the week, and this strategist has a trading plan.
Central bank meetings loom and Sweden is on a roll — it's time for your FX Fix.
Bob Doll, BlackRock senior advisor, maintains a long-term positive view on equities, adding that macro risks are already priced into the markets.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including Angela Merkel and Mario Monti pledging to "do everything" to save the euro.
John Noonan, Senior FX Analyst, Thomson Reuters says that the ECB is trying to build a bridge until the Euro zone firms up a plan for a fiscal and banking union.
Ever since worries over the European debt crisis began to escalate more than a year and a half ago, the biggest American blue-chip stocks have been among the few bright spots for investors. The New York Times reports.
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