Foreign Exchange


  • Dollar Tumbles After Negative US GDP Surprise Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 3:28 PM ET

    The U.S. dollar slid to a fresh 14-month low against the euro after the U.S. Federal Reserve kept interest rates near zero and maintained its bond-buying program to spur economic growth.

  • Busch: Weidmann Talk = Euro Strength Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 12:01 PM ET

    Jens Weidmann, a European Central Bank member and head of the Bundesbank, says inflation doesn't concern him - and this strategist says that's good news for the euro.

  • European Markets Close in the Red  Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports European shares closed lower after weaker-than-expected GDP data came in from the U.S.

  • Dollar Hangs On GDP, Euro Rises Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 8:03 AM ET

    The euro lifts on improving economic sentiment and the dollar edges higher awaiting GDP - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Global Markets: European Shares Flat Ahead of Fed  Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 6:12 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as investors wait for a policy announcement on interest rates by the U.S. Federal Reserve.

  • How to Play a Rising Euro Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 4:48 PM ET

    The euro has been on a roll, but with euro zone leaders expressing comfort with a strong currency, this strategist thinks the common currency can keep rising.

  • Euro Climbs to 14-Month Peaks vs Dollar; Fed Looms Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 4:46 PM ET

    The euro scaled 14-month peaks against the dollar, gaining in three of the last four sessions, lifted by an improving euro zone outlook and expectations the Federal Reserve will keep its ultra-easy monetary policy for some time.

  • Europe's Debt Fears Persist  Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 1:20 PM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports investors may not be as worried about Europe's debt woes as they were a year ago, but financial uncertainty persists.

  • Why Groundhog Day Could Lift the Loonie Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 1:15 PM ET

    January typically has been a down month for the Canadian dollar, this expert says, but the trend reverses in February. Expect the same in 2013.

  • Global Markets Report: European Shares Mostly Steady  Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 11:32 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on the European market as it closes, saying the U.S. data has lifted European equities into the close.

  • Euro Zone Sees Divergence, Kiwi Lifts Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 7:54 AM ET

    Divergent economic reports in the euro zone sow unease and a surprise trade surplus lifts the New Zealand dollar - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Global Markets Update: Bumi Boardroom Battle  Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 6:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including a high profile boardroom battle is heating up involving a major international coal mining company named Bumi.

  • Continued Trend for Yen Weakness  Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 12:20 AM ET

    Mitul Kotecha, Head of Global FX Strategy at Credit Agricole says buy the dollar into any JPY drop in coming weeks. He also discusses how to trade the EUR and GBP.

  • G20 Unlikely to Pressure Japan Over Weakening Yen Monday, 28 Jan 2013 | 7:09 PM ET

    The world's top economic policymakers are likely to discuss how Japan's new monetary and fiscal policy drive is weakening the yen when they meet next month, but will stop well short of calling it a competitive devaluation, G20 officials said.

  • The dollar fell from 2 1/2-year peaks against the yen on Monday in subdued trading as investors locked in profits after the greenback's recent rally.

  • Euro Zone Skies Are Not Yet Clear: Experts Monday, 28 Jan 2013 | 3:17 PM ET

    The euro has been strengthening on signs of improvement in key European economies and falling interest rates elsewhere, but this expert says the euro zone is not yet out of the woods.

  • European Markets Pare Losses  Monday, 28 Jan 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on what moved markets today in Europe.

  • 'Major' Risk of UK Losing AAA Rating: SocGen  Monday, 28 Jan 2013 | 11:00 AM ET

    Kit Juckes, global head of foreign exchange strategy at Societe Generale, discusses whether the sterling will fall further, and says there is a "major" risk the U.K. will lose its triple-A rating.

  • How Far Can the Yen Slide? Monday, 28 Jan 2013 | 10:07 AM ET

    Investors may be starting to wonder how much lower the yen can go, but these pros say Japan's weak economy and the government's desire for a weaker currency mean the trade has room to run.

  • Easing Hints Dent the Pound, Dollar Lifts Monday, 28 Jan 2013 | 8:08 AM ET

    Bank of England hints at more easing weigh on the pound and risk aversion lifts the buck - it's time for your FX Fix.