Foreign Exchange


  • China to the Rescue?     Friday, 8 Jun 2012 | 5:43 PM ET

    With the Fed and ECB seemingly out of bullets, will China ride to the rescue, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders. China lowers rates for the first time since 2008, with Donald Straszheim, ISI Group head of China research.

  • Buy the Bailout?     Friday, 8 Jun 2012 | 5:30 PM ET

    Will Spain be the latest bailout recipient, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money in Motion traders. Turning euro zone fears into profits. Also, how you can profit from the yen's rally.

  • QE3 vs. a Grexit Friday, 8 Jun 2012 | 4:32 PM ET

    In a tug of war between quantitative easing in the U.S. and a Greek exit from the euro zone, which would move the euro more?

  • Euro Zone Turmoil Roil Global Markets     Friday, 8 Jun 2012 | 8:05 AM ET

    Mark Grant, Southwest Securities, weighs in on bailout concerns surrounding Europe's financial problems and the politics of austerity, with Byron Wien, Blackstone Advisory Partners vice chairman.

  • Euro Slips, Aussie Dips, Spain Gets a Rating Cut Friday, 8 Jun 2012 | 7:56 AM ET

    Pain in Spain dents the euro, and China's rate cut hits the Aussie - it's time for your Friday FX Fix.

  • CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including a planned Saturday conference call of euro zone finance ministers.

  • Despite Surge, Going Long USD is Risky     Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 10:40 PM ET

    Paul Mackel, Head of Asia Currency Research, HSBC says buying the greenback is a risky bet, with a 50/50 chance of more Fed easing.

  • How to Trade the Aussie Dollar's Run Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 4:29 PM ET

    When China surprised investors with an interest rate cut, it sent the Australian dollar soaring. This strategist thinks the Aussie is headed back to earth.

  • Greek Freakout?     Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 3:41 PM ET

    On a TV show today in Greece, the male spokesman for a far-right Neo-Nazi party threw water in the face of a female Parliament member and then violently slapped another during a heated talk. Dan Clifton, Strategas Research Partners, and Patrick Knudsen, Heritage, discuss.

  • The 'Hope Risk' for the Euro Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 2:05 PM ET

    After a prolonged slide, the euro is suddenly on a roll. Don't be fooled, this strategist says.

  • Stimulus hopes lift the euro and China's rate cut makes the Aussie jump - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Global Markets: European Shares Edge Higher     Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 6:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including Spain's attempt to raise two billion euros in debt, and all eyes are on the U.S. Fed to see what they will do to keep the U.S. economy stable.

  • ECB Rate Decision Spot On     Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012 | 7:40 PM ET

    Burkhard Varnholt, Chief Investment Officer & Head of Asset Management, Bank Sarasin says that the ECB decision to keep rates on hold was spot on and that cheap money does not create jobs.

  • How to Trade the Euro's Relief Rally Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012 | 1:28 PM ET

    This strategist has urged euro selling for the last two weeks, but for now he says the winds are shifting.

  • European Markets Close Higher     Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012 | 11:28 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving activities from Europe, and its impact on the markets, with CNBC's Gary Kaminsky and Brian Shactman.

  • Should the US Help Europe?     Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012 | 8:40 AM ET

    Gillian Tett, Financial Times managing editor and John Rutledge, Rutledge Capital chairman, discuss the debt crisis in Europe and the outlook for global growth, amid fears of a slowdown in China.

  • Aussie Lifts, European Interest Rates Hold Steady Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012 | 8:10 AM ET

    The European Central Bank stands pat and Australians get to work - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • ECB Meets on Interest Rate Cut     Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012 | 6:23 AM ET

    Will policymakers at the European Central Bank keep pressure on governments and cut interest rates? CNBC's Silvia Wadhwa reports the latest details from today's ECB meeting.

  • Global Markets Update: European Shares Rise     Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012 | 6:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including an update from the ECB on interest rates, and Moody's credit downgrade of six German banks and three Austrian banks, despite relative strength in both economies.

  • How to Trade the Bank of England Meeting Tuesday, 5 Jun 2012 | 2:12 PM ET
    London Bridge

    The Bank of England's monetary policy committee is meeting this week, and if they do what this strategist expects, he's got a trade for you.