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Insight on Europe debt solution's impact on currencies, oil and markets, with Joe Petrowski, Gulf Oil CEO; Peter Yastrow, Yastrow Origer, and Boris Schlossberg, GFT Forex.
Currency markets are hanging on every European headline, so this strategist has a trade in another direction.
World stock markets fell Thursday over renewed fears that European leaders are struggling to agree on a rescue plan, with Vadim Zlotnikov, AllianceBernstein, and Ben Pace, Deutsche Bank Private Wealth Mgmt.
The European Central Bank tapped a foreign exchange swap facility with the Federal Reserve earlier this month, borrowing $500 million. In exchange, the ECB puts up collateral of Euros worth slightly more than $500 million. The ECB wants the dollars so it can lend them out to European banks, which have been having trouble borrowing dollars at affordable rates due to fears about their financial health.
Emerging market investors looking to reduce volatility on their returns should combine stocks, bonds and currencies, according to a report by asset management firm Alliance Bernstein, called "An all-encompassing approach to emerging markets".
Readers keep sending in questions about the outlook for the Iraqi dinar. It's cloudy. Really cloudy.
Euro deal guidelines reassure, but in Switzerland, currency strength is hurting - it's time for your FX Fix.
Ron William, technical strategist at MIG Bank, joined CNBC for a technical look at the Euro/Dollar exchange rate, European peripheral CDS and the US dollar chart.
George T. Dowd, first vp, head of Chicago FX at Newedge Group, suggests trades that offer value in the current forex market.
If Europe can just shore up its banks, this strategist sees a potentially major move in risk-on currencies.
Greece has to approve an austerity plan before the "troika" - the IMF, the European Central Bank, and the European Commission - release aid. Here's how to trade the drama.
Summit hopes give risk-on currencies a lift, and there's a prize for a euro exit plan - time for your FX Fix.
Optimism has been a rare commodity in financial markets in 2011, however, institutional investors don’t have the luxury of being able to place their cash under the bed.
The cautious are paying for the profligate, not only by sacrificing their tax money to save banks from collapse but by seeing their savings eroded by negative interest rates.
Think pessimism about the US and commodities is overdone? Here's the trade for you.
The currencies you should be watching now, with Rebecca Patterson, JPMorgan Asset Management chief market strategist.
Between China's slowing growth and concerns about the euro zone crisis, it's not a bad week to keep risk off. Here's one strategist's plan.
China growth slows, France gets a warning, and safe havens are back in favor - it's time for your FX Fix.
Central banks' policy of printing money to try and stimulate weak economies is unlikely to result in significantly higher inflation, Rob Carnell, chief international economist at ING, wrote in a market note.
Angela Merkel and Wolfgang Schaeuble sure know how to ruin a party. A euro party, that is.