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The yen hit a 20-month low against the dollar on Tuesday as Japan's incoming prime minister stepped up pressure on the Bank of Japan (BOJ) to easy monetary policy, while the dollar was buoyed by uncertainty about U.S. budget talks.
Just when you thought you could step away from your screen over the holidays, new data suggests there could be big swings ahead in the forex market.
Risk-sensitive currencies are unbowed by 'fiscal cliff' worries and Japan's incoming prime minister talks tough - it's time for your FX Fix.
CNBC's Louisa Bojesen reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including light volume ahead of the holiday.
Louisa Bojesen takes a look at US stock futures and how European stocks have been trading on Monday.
As Congress heads home without a solution to the 'fiscal cliff,' these currency pros offer ideas for trading the impasse.
The dollar was lifted by safe-haven buying as investors fled higher-yielding assets and bought safer U.S. instruments
Several factors will likely combine to push the Canadian dollar higher in 2013, this pro says.
The latest 'fiscal cliff' impasse trips up risk-sensitve currencies and a lower growth forecast dents the krona - it's time for your FX Fix.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as Japanese investors buy up Polish debt, in an attempt to find higher yields.
The flood of global monetary stimulus has many investors recommending that markets go where the central bank money is.
Currencies held to tight ranges in thin pre-holiday trade Thursday, with the euro see-sawing against the U.S. dollar while investors struggle to gauge developments on U.S. budget talks.
It's impossible to tell which currencies will hold their purchasing power, this pro says, but gold is solid.
The strategists at Wells Fargo expect North American currencies to be standouts in 2013.
Long-time China watchers probably felt a sense of deja vu when HSBC's chief China economist, Qu Hongbin, predicted last month that the yuan would be convertible within five years.
The euro hit a 16-month high against the yen and an 8 1/2-month peak versus the dollar, bolstered by German business confidence data and optimism about Greece.
Political risk remains disturbingly high in the euro zone, this pro says.
A deal may be good for the stocks, but the same can't be said for the dollar, according to this pro.