*Fed holds rates unchanged, repeats it is patient on policy. *New Zealand dollar drops to near four-year low. NEW YORK, Jan 28- The U.S. dollar strengthened on Wednesday in a broad advance that included gains against the euro and the Swiss franc, taking in stride the Federal Reserve's repeated message it remains "patient" in deciding when to raise interest rates.» Read More
Globally central banks are increasingly diversifying their foreign exchange reserves away from the U.S. dollar and the euro, according to latest data from the IMF’s Currency Composition of Foreign Exchange Reserves (COFER), and forex analysts tell CNBC the Australian dollar could be among the main beneficiaries.
Spain weighs on the euro and nonfarm payrolls loom - it's time for your FX Fix.
Rating firm Egan-Jones cuts its credit rating on the U.S. government to "AA" from "AA+" with a negative watch, citing a lack of progress in cutting the debt.
The U.S. dollar has had a great week, and this strategist thinks there is more to come.
New Canadian employment data beat forecasts, and that has implications for the U.S. economy and the dollar.
Euro zone worries mount and Malawi has a currency problem - it's time for your FX Fix.
The dollar stands to gain from exports of petroleum products, these strategists say.
Here's a simple strategy to play Friday's employment report using the euro and the dollar.
Most economists expect catastrophic consequences if any country exits the euro. Like most conventional wisdom, such a view will be contradicted not by opposing ideas but by the march of events.
The dollar awaits employment news and Australia has another trade deficit - it's time for your FX Fix.
The euro is on a downward path against the dollar, though the pair are likely to remain in the same general range they have been trading in for the past two years, because the greenback is not necessarily a better currency.
Unless the suggestion is that the government announces an instant conversion from euro to local currency, the minute that it did communicate such intent all depositors would withdraw their soon-to-be heavily devalued funds from local banks and place them elsewhere in the euro zone. That would precipitate a catastrophic banking crash in the home country, with corresponding knock-on effects in the entire euro zone.
Don't get carried away by a dollar rally on release of the FOMC minutes, this strategist says.
'Tis the season for a major commodity currency to do well, this strategist says.
The dollar index hits a speed bump and the loonie lifts off - it's time for your FX Fix.
Strong economic reports from several countries have this strategist thinking of a currency trade.
The British pound has exhibited sterling performance lately. Here's one strategist's plan for its next move.
Manufacturing indicators abound, and Myanmar sets the kyat free — it's time for your FX Fix.
Crude oil had a rough week, but this strategist thinks it won't last. Here's how to play the price drop using currencies.
Should you ride the pound's rally against the dollar, with CNBC's Scott Wapner and the Money In Motion traders.