Foreign Exchange


  • Euro Steadies, Yen Dips, Aussie Gets a Break Monday, 21 May 2012 | 7:31 AM ET

    Euro gets a reprieve and stimulus talk hits the yen - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • The world has "hopefully" gotten through the worst in terms of what some analysts have called "currency wars," according to Chad P. Bown, senior economist at the World Bank's Development Research Group, Trade and International Integration.

  • The Safe Haven Next to the Euro Zone Friday, 18 May 2012 | 6:55 PM ET
    Tower Bridge and City of London financial district

    Europe is scary right now, no question. Here's how one strategist plans to take shelter from the storm.

  • Up All Night  Friday, 18 May 2012 | 5:48 PM ET

    Next week's overnight trading opportunities. If you can't sleep, trade currencies, with CNBC's Brian Sullivan and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Marc Faber: Looming Global Catastrophe?  Friday, 18 May 2012 | 5:43 PM ET

    The biggest bear of all, Dr. Doom (Marc Faber), discusses the future of the euro and whether a global catastrophe is on the way, with CNBC's Brian Sullivan and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Money Match Up: Europe's Crisis Grows  Friday, 18 May 2012 | 5:30 PM ET

    Can this weekend's G8 conference save Europe? How you can protect your wealth from the euro meltdown, with CNBC's Brian Sullivan and the Money in Motion traders. Also, turning world events into winning trades. And is it time to get in on gold? With Larry McDonald, sr. director, credit sales & trading, Newedge USA, LLC.

  • Why the Euro Could Turn Around: Strategist Friday, 18 May 2012 | 3:22 PM ET

    The euro is facing serious headwinds, but this strategist thinks sentiment could easily shift.

  • Dollar and Yen Lift, Aussie Sinks on Euro Zone Woes Friday, 18 May 2012 | 8:13 AM ET

    Greece weighs on the euro and safe havens get a lift - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Global Market Update: Spanish Banks Downgraded  Friday, 18 May 2012 | 6:07 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports European stocks are on track for their biggest weekly decline since November, as fear about Greece and Spain grow and Moody's downgrades 16 Spanish banks, including the euro zone's largest bank, Banco Santander.

  • Defense the Best Offense?  Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 5:30 PM ET

    Hans Olsen, of Barclays, says investors should stay defensive on health care, consumer staples and dividend-payers.

  • What a Volatility Spike Could Do for the Dollar Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 1:06 PM ET

    Based on past bouts of big market swings, the dollar could get a meaningful lift if volatility rises. 

  • Euro Slips, Loonie Dips, Yen Gets a Lift Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 8:17 AM ET

    The Greek tragedy weighs on the euro, but Japan's GDP lifts the yen - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • How to Trade the Euro's Bounce Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 2:41 PM ET
    Businessman with crystal ball

    Wondering if today's bounce in the euro is an aberration? This strategist has an answer.

  • Euro Slips, Pound Trips, Asian Central Banks Intervene Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 7:53 AM ET

    Euro Slips, Pound Trips, Asian Central Banks Intervene — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • An 'Orderly' Greek Exit Is Not Possible Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 12:58 AM ET
    European Bank Note

    Are we talking our way to a Greek exit from the euro? As more and more pundits and politicians and economists start to talk about how it might be done, and the Greeks themselves struggle to form a viable coalition government (it looks like there will have to be another general election next month), perhaps it is time to think the un-thinkable and start to draft policy for a post-exit world.

  • How to Trade on a Possible 'Grexit' Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 9:36 AM ET

    The odds are growing of a Greek exit, or Grexit, from the euro zone. Here's how to trade it.

  • GDP Steadies the Euro, Trade Balances Dent the Pound Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 8:03 AM ET

    Germany bolsters the euro and investment in China slips - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Still Political Risk With Greece?  Monday, 14 May 2012 | 5:26 PM ET

    Amelia Bourdeau, Westpac Institutional director of foreign exchange, offers her view on the euro ahead of the euro zone's Q1 GDP data tomorrow. "There will be continued headlines about the Greek risk," she adds.

  • How to Trade on Euro Zone GDP Monday, 14 May 2012 | 12:29 PM ET

    On top of everything else in Europe, euro zone GDP will be reported on Tuesday. Here's a surprising trading strategy.

  • The "Squawk on the Street" news team report the major European averages fell about 2% on Greek and Spanish worries and its impact on U.S. markets, with CNBC's Bob Pisani. Also, CNBC's Capital Markets editor, Gary Kaminsky has the update on Yahoo's CEO's exit, Chesapeake Energy and China.