Foreign Exchange


  • Global Markets: EU Shares Flat Ahead of ECB Meeting  Thursday, 10 Jan 2013 | 6:13 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as investors looked towards key rate decisions by the European Central Bank and Bank of England.

  • The Currency War May Be Based on False Premises Thursday, 10 Jan 2013 | 4:43 AM ET

    In the past few years, central banks around the world have pumped trillions of dollars into the financial system, partly motivated by the desire to keep their currencies weak in relation to others.

  • Yen Hits New 2 1/2-Year Low on Easing Expectations Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 5:28 PM ET

    The yen plummeted against the U.S. dollar Wednesday, revisiting a trend that recently took the currency to a 2-1/2-year low on expectations of easier Bank of Japan policy.

  • No Clear Sailing Just Yet For Euro, Expert Says Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 4:11 PM ET
    European Central Bank president Mario Draghi.

    Disappointing economic reports and an upcoming central bank meeting are creating headwinds for the euro, this expert says.

  • How to Play the European Central Bank Meeting Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 12:45 PM ET

    The European Central Bank is about to meet, and investors are awaiting its response to downbeat economic reports. This expert has a trading plan.

  • Yen Slides Anew, Pound Finds Support Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 7:59 AM ET

    The yen renews its slide on monetary easing expectations, and trade data steadies the pound - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Global Markets: European Shares Higher  Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 6:08 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as a positive start to U.S. earnings season push stocks slightly higher.

  • Euro, Dollar Plunge Vs. Yen Amid Profit Taking Tuesday, 8 Jan 2013 | 5:45 PM ET

    The dollar and euro plunged against the yen as investors booked profits in the aftermath of swift and significant gains.

  • Why There's a 'Real' Change in Brazil Tuesday, 8 Jan 2013 | 4:37 PM ET

    Investors who had been anticipating significant weakness in the Brazilian real now seem to have reversed course. Here's why.

  • Gold Ends $1,662 as Market Cheers Stock Rally Tuesday, 8 Jan 2013 | 3:56 PM ET

    Gold ended above $1,662 an ounce on Tuesday, helped by a recovery in stock markets and a rise in physical demand.

  • How to Trade the Yen's Bounce Tuesday, 8 Jan 2013 | 1:28 PM ET

    The Japanese yen has bounced off its recent lows as traders take profits on profitable short yen positions. But not everyone thinks the yen's slide is over.

  • European Markets Close Slightly Negative  Tuesday, 8 Jan 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, as shares surrendered gains and investors braced for sluggish earning results from the U.S.

  • Yen Lifts, Dollar Dips, Tokyo Makes a Promise Tuesday, 8 Jan 2013 | 8:06 AM ET

    Tokyo pledges to buy European rescue bonds and dollar-yen traders take profits - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • European Shares Higher Ahead of US Earnings  Tuesday, 8 Jan 2013 | 6:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as prices on EU debt rise and yields fall slightly.

  • Euro Gains Ahead of Expected Inaction From ECB Monday, 7 Jan 2013 | 5:19 PM ET

    The euro gained for a second straight session against the dollar on Monday, benefiting from technical factors as well as expectations that the European Central Bank will refrain from cutting interest rates.

  • Strategist Says Slow Down, Yen Bears Monday, 7 Jan 2013 | 3:40 PM ET
    Bull or Bear Market

    The yen's outlook is less than rosy, but this strategist thinks the Japanese currency has fallen too far, too fast, for investors to pile on now.

  • What Earnings Season Means for the Euro Monday, 7 Jan 2013 | 1:24 PM ET

    First quarter earnings reports are landing, and that's giving this strategist a currency trading idea.

  • European Markets Close  Monday, 7 Jan 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    European stocks are sliding despite big gains for banks, with CNBC's Simon Hobbs.

  • Dollar Slips, Euro Zone Sentiment Lifts Monday, 7 Jan 2013 | 8:01 AM ET

    Profit taking takes the dollar down, but euro zone investor sentiment is on the rise - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Global Markets: Shares Edge Lower  Monday, 7 Jan 2013 | 6:13 AM ET

    CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as bank stocks pushed higher after regulators eased key elements in the Basel III reform package.