The New Zealand dollar skidded to a six-week low after the country's central bank switched to a wait-and-see stance, while its Australian peer rose.» Read More
German bonds aren't selling, yields on Spanish and Italian bonds are squeezing, and the euro is showing the strain. Good thing someone's dispensing tough love.
Just in time for Thanksgiving, a passel of currency experts have offered up trades that should make you grateful.
The British fret over Europe and Germany's bond auction disappoints - it's time for your FX Fix.
Try as we might we cannot escape the euro zone crisis and its impact worldwide. Perhaps EU governments should be happy when they observe the President of the United States visiting the Prime Minister of Australia and taking time out to comment on the euro. In true Wildean fashion, it’s always better to be talked about…
Kathy Lien, Director of Currency Research at GFT Forex explains why she is bullish on the U.S. dollar.
You know all about the January effect for stocks, but history suggests the euro could get interesting in December.
Now that the deficit supercommittee has packed it in, interesting trades are surfacing.
The not so supercommittee's failure weighs, but the euro catches an updraft - it's time for your FX Fix.
Following the daily swings of the euro zone debt crisis, it can be difficult to focus on the long-term, bigger picture.
Stuart Oakley, Head of Emerging Markets FX Trading at RBS says investors starting to pull away from Euro and the most important driver of that currency is central bank buying.
Will Oswald, Global Head of FICC Research at Standard Chartered, says that investors should buy into the dollar now but Asian currencies are the better bet in the long-term.
Mike Crofton, President & CEO of The Philadelphia Trust Company and Axel Merk, President of Merk Investments, say that the failure of the debt super committee to reach a deal did not have a major impact on the markets.
The pain of a euro zone breakup would be too great, this strategist says, and Europeans know it.
The deficit super committee discussions may be tortured, but your trading strategy can be simple, says this strategist.
The crisis in the euro zone has exposed the flaws of the 17-member currency union, and its leaders will need to take urgent action if they want the euro to survive, Warren Buffett told CNBC on Monday.
The message from Germany is clear: there will be no bailout of the euro zone via monetizing debt through bond purchases by the European Central Bank. This stance, according to Chris Tinker, an equity strategist at Libra Investment Services in London, means higher borrowing costs acting as a mechanism for pushing through structural reforms.
If a week is a long time in politics, two weeks covering affairs of state in Italy can seem like an eternity. Maybe that's why Rome got its moniker, but having covered the fall of Berlusconi and the rise of Monti's technocrats, there's some relief things moved along quicker than I and investors feared.
Signals of market stress are increasing, with a growing number of measures now flashing yellow and some on the verge of flashing red. The longer this persists, the greater the risk of very large market moves - in either direction, depending on the economic and financial catalysts.
European Central Bank President Mario Draghi is under pressure to do more to resolve the debt crisis. Here's how to trade if he does something super.
Web-only advice and information for currency traders, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.