Foreign Exchange


  • Spain's Bank-Aid Request Boosts Euro Monday, 3 Dec 2012 | 4:42 PM ET

    The euro gained for a fourth straight session on Monday to hit a six-week high as news from Spain and Greece eased concerns about the debt-burdened countries.

  • Gold Settles Higher at $1,721 on Data, Dollar Monday, 3 Dec 2012 | 3:41 PM ET

    Gold edged up in quiet trade on a dollar drop and a mixed bag of U.S. and Chinese manufacturing data.

  • European Markets Close Off Highs  Monday, 3 Dec 2012 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports Spain formally requested an EU bailout for its banks; and an update on the Greek debt buyback plan, with CNBC's Silvia Wadhwa. Also, an update on U.S. markets, with CNBC's Bob Pisani.

  • Euro Resilient, but Outlook Still Bearish: Pro  Sunday, 2 Dec 2012 | 9:45 PM ET

    Keagan York, Head of FX Strategy of Compass Global Markets, says the euro is currently holding firm as investors' appetite to short the currency is waning although the outlook for the currency looks bearish.

  • Where Gold Is Headed Now Friday, 30 Nov 2012 | 7:16 PM ET

    Upcoming weakness in a number of currencies could push the yellow metal higher, these pros say.

  • Euro Rises as Investors Watch for Fiscal Deal Friday, 30 Nov 2012 | 6:54 PM ET

    The euro rose to its highest in more than five weeks against the dollar on Friday, heading for its fourth straight month of gains, as investors clung to hopes that U.S. politicians would reach a fiscal deal before the end of the year.

  • Money In Motion Web Extra  Friday, 30 Nov 2012 | 5:59 PM ET

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

  • The Buck Stops Here  Friday, 30 Nov 2012 | 5:58 PM ET

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

  • Profiting From the Payroll Number  Friday, 30 Nov 2012 | 5:52 PM ET

    Trading next week's jobs report. Will Sandy and the fiscal cliff take a toll, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • What the 'Fiscal Cliff' Means for the Dollar  Friday, 30 Nov 2012 | 5:46 PM ET

    What would falling off the cliff mean for the dollar? Using currencies to protect yourself from the cliff, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Gold to $5,000: Top Strategist  Friday, 30 Nov 2012 | 5:36 PM ET

    Is it time to get back into gold? Making the case for the precious metal, with Bank of America Merrill Lynch's MacNeil Curry, CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Why Is the Smart Money Going to Europe?  Friday, 30 Nov 2012 | 5:30 PM ET

    Is Europe your best trade? A look at why Europe is suddenly the hot place to be and the euro's next move, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money in Motion traders.

  • European Shares Close Near 17-Month High  Friday, 30 Nov 2012 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports EU stocks closed higher despite mixed signals from the U.S., and a look at what's moving commodities and stocks, with CNBC's Sharon Epperson and Bob Pisani.

  • Yen Slips, Euro Lifts, Brazilian GDP Hits the Real Friday, 30 Nov 2012 | 7:53 AM ET

    Month-end selling dents the yen and Mario Draghi lifts the euro — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Draghi Comments Push Euro Higher  Friday, 30 Nov 2012 | 6:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as shares edge higher following comments from ECB President Mario Draghi.

  • Euro to Hit 1.35 by Year-End on Fiscal Cliff Worries  Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 9:40 PM ET

    Paul Mackel, Head of Asia Currency Research at HSBC, says worries about the fiscal cliff will keep the euro well-supported, with a move to 1.35 seen likely by the end of the year.

  • Your 'Cliff' Diving Currency Trade Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 4:39 PM ET

    The political squabbles are continuing as the fiscal cliff approaches, but this strategist has a trading plan.

  • Where the Euro Goes From Here Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 4:32 PM ET

    Finally, the euro is trading on U.S. fundamentals, this pro says, and he likes it.

  • CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on what moved European stocks today, and CNBC's Gary Kaminksy weighs in on the continuing drama at SAC. Also, an update of U.S. markets, with CNBC's Bob Pisani.

  • Euro Lifts, Yen Dips, Krona Slips Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 7:48 AM ET

    The euro hangs on fiscal cliff news and the pound feels pressure from rating cut worries — it's time for your FX Fix.