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  • Greek Chorus of Bad News for the Euro Friday, 20 May 2011 | 2:31 PM ET
    Euro coins

    The euro had a nice run this week - but investors are turning on it today, and this pro thinks there is more to come.

  • Dollar Jumps, Loonie's In the Dumps Friday, 20 May 2011 | 12:11 PM ET

    The dollar is jumping against the euro, but the loonie is losing altitude — it's time for your Friday FX Fix.

  • Busch: Money In Motion Trade Thursday, 19 May 2011 | 10:10 AM ET

    We missed the entry point on the trade I proposed yesterday, but there could be another chance before Memorial Day.

  • No Yen for Yen, But Real's on a Roll Thursday, 19 May 2011 | 9:41 AM ET

    Japan's in a recession, IMF leadership's in play, and the Brazilian real is on a rolll. Time for your daily FX Fix.

  • Russia's Major Opportunity Is Now: CIO Thursday, 19 May 2011 | 3:05 AM ET

    In Russian, we refer to risks as "underwater stones", the dangerous rocks lurking below the water’s surface that can sink a ship – or a stock portfolio. But the reality is that these underwater stones are never far below the surface, writes Dimitri Kryukov, chief investment officer of Verno Capital.

  • Three Reasons Oil Will Trade Above $100 Thursday, 19 May 2011 | 12:53 AM ET
    A Petroleos Mexicanos (PEMEX) oil rig near the shores of the state of Campeche, Mexico.

    The price of oil has been very volatile in recent weeks, but one investor believes over the medium term there are good reasons for crude prices to remain above $100 a barrel.

  • The Best Risk-Off Currency Trade According to HSBC Wednesday, 18 May 2011 | 7:44 PM ET

    Until recently, currency traders looking for safer investments rushed to short the Australian dollar against the greenback, however the decoupling of the U.S. dollar from the “risk on-risk off” investment environment is forcing them to look elsewhere.

  • IMF Chief's Woes = Buying Opportunity, Pro Says Wednesday, 18 May 2011 | 11:37 AM ET
    International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn appears in federal court May 16, 2011 in New York City.

    Are Dominique Strauss-Kahn's troubles creating a buying opportunity? This pro says yes.

  • British Pound Sinks and the Dollar Sags Wednesday, 18 May 2011 | 9:49 AM ET

    The British pound is sinking, and the World Bank is down on the dollar. Here's your daily FX Fix.

  • Offshore Yuan Trade Most Exciting Since Euro: Broker Wednesday, 18 May 2011 | 4:28 AM ET
    Yuan

    China's efforts to internationalize the yuan is creating a host of opportunities, and according to one broker, is the most exciting development in the forex markets seen in years.

  • Should Investors Buy the SMI? Wednesday, 18 May 2011 | 1:35 AM ET
    Switzerland

    The S&P 500 and MSCI emerging market index are both sitting on healthy gains since the start of the year but the Swiss SMI is range bound around 6,500 points. Why? One analyst believes it is all down to the weak dollar.

  • World Bank Sees End to Dollar’s Hegemony Tuesday, 17 May 2011 | 11:50 PM ET

    The World Bank expects the U.S. dollar to lose its solitary dominance in the global economy by 2025, as the euro and the renminbi establish themselves on an equal footing in a new “multi-currency” monetary system,  the FT reports.

  • How to Sail Into the Right Safe-Haven Currency Tuesday, 17 May 2011 | 3:25 PM ET

    Risk-on is going out - of fashion. Here are suggestions for safe-haven currency trades, from the experts.

  • Busch: Money In Motion Turkish Lira Trade Tuesday, 17 May 2011 | 10:32 AM ET

    On the latest Money In Motion show, I proposed a dollar-Turkish lira trade. Here's an update.

  • Greenback Has the Blues, British Pound Has a Bounce Tuesday, 17 May 2011 | 9:18 AM ET

    The British pound is prancing, the dollar's in a funk, and the loonie is on a downdraft - time for your FX Fix.

  • DSK Scandal Boosts French Far Right Tuesday, 17 May 2011 | 3:18 AM ET
    Dominique Strauss-Kahn in court.

    Whatever the outcome of the accusations of rape made against Dominique Strauss Kahn at the weekend, Marine Le Pen leader of France’s Front National was almost certainly right when she said that it marks the end of his campaign — or pre campaign — for the French Presidency.

  • Euro bills

    Dominique Strauss-Kahn may be in trouble, but it's not going to dent the euro, these experts say. 

  • How to Use Currencies to Trade Turkey's Hot Growth Monday, 16 May 2011 | 9:15 AM ET
    Istanbul's Arasta Bazaar

    Turkey is growing fast, as is inflation there- and that's all good for the Turkish lira, these traders say.

  • Safe Havens Back in Style Monday, 16 May 2011 | 8:45 AM ET

    Dominique Strauss-Kahn is arrested, and investors would like some safe havens, please. Time for your daily FX Fix.

  • Genuine Risk-Free Assets Are Dwindling: Choudhry Monday, 16 May 2011 | 1:59 AM ET

    Emotion needs to be off the agenda this week more than most. Just why are developed country sovereign bond yields quite as low as they are, given the fiscal deficit worries in so many of them?