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  • Why Poland Is Falling Out of Love With the Euro Tuesday, 27 Sep 2011 | 2:51 AM ET
    A tramway pass in the center of Warsaw on June 8, 2011. Poland and Ukraine will co-host the 2012 European Football Championship.

    Analysts are skeptical now that the euro would be such a good idea, even if ordinary Poles are still optimistic.

  • Foreigners in Markets May Be Poland's Next Problem Tuesday, 27 Sep 2011 | 12:57 AM ET

    Some analysts have dubbed Central and Eastern Europe a safe haven – due to relatively low risk, because the countries have reformed, and relatively high yields, as they are still seen as emerging markets – but the risks are increasing.

  • Why Poland Is Falling Out of Love With the Euro Tuesday, 27 Sep 2011 | 12:47 AM ET
    A tramway pass in the center of Warsaw on June 8, 2011. Poland and Ukraine will co-host the 2012 European Football Championship.

    Analysts are skeptical now that the euro would be such a good idea, even if ordinary Poles are still optimistic.

  • EU's Plan to Lever EFSF     Monday, 26 Sep 2011 | 3:00 PM ET

    The markets got a pop on news that the EU has a detailed plan in the works to lever EFSF money. The European Investment Bank would create a vehicle to issue bonds, and purchase sovereign debt, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • The Real Fair Value for the Euro Monday, 26 Sep 2011 | 1:32 PM ET
    Betty Davis in 'All About Eve'

    The euro has been taking it on the chin lately - and there is more to come, says this strategist.

  • Rethinking the Role of Central Banks     Monday, 26 Sep 2011 | 12:19 PM ET

    There's much talk on Monday about a potential plan to vastly increase the buying power of the yet to be fully funded EFSF, so that it can stand up to the problems in Europe with a more robust balance sheet. What does that mean for the role of central banks? CNBC's Steve Liesman joins the "Strategy Session" team to discuss.

  • ECB's Lorenzo Smaghi on Banks     Monday, 26 Sep 2011 | 10:36 AM ET

    European Central Bank's Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, says EFSF is not the only resource to backstop banks, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • How to Trade on a Potential Government Shutdown Monday, 26 Sep 2011 | 9:32 AM ET

    It's back to the future as Congress tussles over a continuing resolution to fund the government. Here's how to trade on the brinkmanship.

  • Asia Sags, Safe Havens Lift Monday, 26 Sep 2011 | 7:52 AM ET

    Central banks want stability, and investors just want a safe haven. It's time for your FX Fix. 

  • Europe's Solvency Problem     Monday, 26 Sep 2011 | 12:20 AM ET

    Jonathan Cavenagh, Currency Strategist at Westpac Bank, Australia expects the Euro pressure to continue until substantial action from the European authorities is seen.

  • The Euro and Cars Put Slovakia on the Map Sunday, 25 Sep 2011 | 8:22 PM ET

    Slovakia is now, together with the Czech Republic, considered a  relative safe haven, more so than many other countries, both in Central and Eastern Europe and in the euro zone.

  • Poland's Miracle Growth Predicted to Slow   Sunday, 25 Sep 2011 | 8:22 PM ET
    Castle Square in Warsaw old town, 30th July 2010. (Photo by Luis Davilla/Cover/Getty Images)

    Poland faces parliamentary elections on Oct. 9, but any new government will have to show restraint in spending public money, analysts said.

  • A logo of Hungarian Natianal Bank (Magyar Nemzeti Bank, MNB) is seen on the wall of the MNB's headquarter in Budapest on July 19, 2010. Fruitless talks with the International Monetary Fund on access to a crucial loan package put pressure on the Hungarian forint, with analysts warning of further uncertainty in coming months. Economy Minister Gyorgy Matolcsy insisted however that the "talks did not break down but they have been suspended. AFP PHOTO / ATTILA KISBENEDEK (Photo credit should read ATT

    Hungary's government has raised a lot of eyebrows among investors since it came to power in May 2010.

  • Czech Republic: 'Switzerland of Eastern Europe' Sunday, 25 Sep 2011 | 8:20 PM ET

    With the Swiss National Bank setting a ceiling for the Swiss franc's appreciation against the euro, the need for new safe havens has become acute, and the Czech Republic, with its strong economy and stable currency, is emerging as a contender.

  • Mark Mobius: Investment Strategy for Eastern Europe Sunday, 25 Sep 2011 | 8:19 PM ET
    Markl Mobius, Executive Chairman of Templeton Emerging Markets

    Central and Eastern Europe is still a place where investors can make money but they have to choose their sectors and stocks carefully, emerging markets specialist investor Mark Mobius told CNBC.com in an interview.

  • Investors Are Courting the Former 'Ugly Ducklings' Sunday, 25 Sep 2011 | 8:10 PM ET
    Poland

    Central and Eastern Europe have been known as a turbo-charged version of Western Europe: when Western economies merely grow, the Eastern European ones boom. When things are bad in the West, they're awful in the East.

  • The Currency Trade Behind the Euro Bailout Friday, 23 Sep 2011 | 7:26 PM ET

    Germany is set to vote September 29 on new European stability fund powers, and that's just one of several big risk events looming in the euro zone. Here's how to trade on them.

  • Money In Motion Web Extra     Friday, 23 Sep 2011 | 5:59 PM ET

    Web-only advice and information for currency traders, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders. This week, getting short the Aussie dollar.

  • The Buck Stops Here     Friday, 23 Sep 2011 | 5:58 PM ET

    The final word from the currency pits, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Andy's 101 Playbook     Friday, 23 Sep 2011 | 5:48 PM ET

    How to profit from a potential U.S. government shutdown by using currencies, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

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