Foreign Exchange


  • Euro May See Low $1.20 This Year: Pro  Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 7:10 PM ET

    Will Oswald, Global Head of Fixed Income of Currency and Commodities Research at Standard Chartered, explains the downside risks for the single currency.

  • Euro, Dollar Fall Sharply Amid Uncertainty in Italy Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    The U.S. dollar and euro fell sharply in late afternoon trade as uncertainty about Italy's elections and sharp losses in stocks led investors to unwind trades funded in yen.

  • Gold has found itself unable to extend its decade-long rally into 2013 – all the more curious given that central bank easing still continues to flow and global risks abound.

  • Why the Flip-Flop in Currencies? Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 12:54 PM ET

    Currencies that have been in favor lately are out, and vice versa, this strategist says. Here's why.

  • Yen Slips, Pound Slides, Aussie Dips Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 7:51 AM ET

    Talk of a stimulus-minded pick for the Bank of Japan sends the yen lower and Friday's credit-rating cut dents the pound - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Global Markets Update: European Shares Rise  Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 6:04 AM ET

    CNBC's Ross Westgate reports global markets are keeping an eye on Italian election results, as Moody's downgrades UK's credit rating from AAA to AA1.

  • Weak Yen Adds Pressure on South Korea's New Leader Sunday, 24 Feb 2013 | 8:10 PM ET
    Park Geun-hye

    South Korea's new president faces not only a hostile North Korea that seeks nuclear weapons but now new pressure on its exporters and growth prospects from neighboring Japan's yen devaluation.

  • Why Gold Is Grounded Sunday, 24 Feb 2013 | 12:11 PM ET

    Despite low interest rates around the world and major quantitative easing programs, gold can't seem to get going. Here's how to trade the anomaly using currencies.

  • Why the Pound Is Getting Pounded Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 7:24 PM ET

    The British pound had a bad week, culminating in a credit rating cut - and these strategists say more pain lies ahead.

  • Money In Motion Web Extra: FOMC Minutes  Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 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, 22 Feb 2013 | 5:58 PM ET

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

  • Does the Sequester Matter to Your Money?  Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 5:52 PM ET

    Budget cuts loom as the March 1st deadline approaches. How the market will react, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Why Gold Can't Get Going  Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 5:48 PM ET

    Gold has fallen 8 percent this year. Can the precious metal regain its lost luster? Discussing the worst week for gold in 3 months, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Pound to Follow Yen Lower?  Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 5:43 PM ET

    Will the pound replace the yen as the world's favorite short? The pound falls as the Bank of England keeps printing money, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Will Italian Election Re-ignite Euro Crisis?  Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 5:35 PM ET

    Italians head to the polls Sunday. Why Italy matters to your money, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Euro's Next Move  Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 5:30 PM ET

    The dollar hits a six-month high. Will the rally last? Discussing the dollar rally and euro jitters, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money in Motion traders.

  • Euro Hits Six-Week Trough on Lower ECB Loan Pay-Back Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 5:03 PM ET

    The euro hit a six-week low against the dollar Friday, heading for a third straight week of losses, after the European Central Bank said banks will repay less than half the expected amount of loans.

  • How Sequestration Will Impact Currencies Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 4:34 PM ET

    With the odds growing that Congress will fail to avoid sequestration and drastic budget cuts, this strategist is eyeing a currency trading strategy.

  • CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including news that the euro zone economy is expected to shrink again in 2013.

  • Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 7:56 AM ET