The Australian dollar hovered at a four-year low early on Wednesday, in an otherwise aimless currency market ahead of the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday.» Read More
German growth disappoints, British inflation rolls on, and Sarkozy and Merkel are set to meet - time for your FX Fix.
The euro's prospects right now aren't bad, but the longer term outlook is a lot less rosy, this strategist says.
European shares drop ahead of the Merkel-Sarkozy meeting Tuesday, with CNBC's Ross Westgate.
When President Nixon went on his visit to China in 1972, he wouldn't have predicted that within 40 years the country would be urging the U.S. to adopt a more responsible fiscal policy.
After the week just past, recession talk is on the rise. Here's how to trade a double dip, or a muddle through, using currencies.
The Swiss franc slumps, the yen powers on, and George Soros has some suggestions - time for your FX Fix.
In a week like the one just ended, it's worth giving up some pleasure to avoid more pain, these strategists say.
Discussing Italy's new austerity plan, and whether there is a double-dip to dunk the dollar, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money in Motion traders.
European leaders are scurrying from one crisis to the next, and it doesn't bode well for the euro, this strategist says.
Tough talk from the Swiss works on the franc and debt worries dog the euro — it's time for your FX Fix.
A 15-day short selling ban , which will be implemented on Friday morning across several European countries, has attracted opprobrium from market participants, who see the restrictions as a superficial move that will do little to solve the underlying problems of the euro zone and stop market turbulence.
August is traditionally a time for financial market crises. The current one isn’t because of the usual “thin markets, long hot summer days, everyone on holiday” scenario though, this time investors have real, concrete issues to worry about, writes Moorad Choudhry,Head of Business Treasury, Global Banking & Markets at the Royal Bank of Scotland.
French minister says broader GDP and deficit-cut targets remain, with CNBC's Ross Westgate.
There's a currency worry behind all the selling of Italian and Spanish bonds, this economist says.
"We've got a kind of currency war story going on at the moment associated with this commitment to keep low rates in the U.S. for a very long period of time," Stephen King, chief global economist at HSBC, told CNBC. "Basically when the dollar is weak, it becomes a problem for other countries," he added.
Japan is monitoring the yen, and the Swiss are fed up with the franc - it's time for your FX Fix.
The Australian dollar has had quite a run. Is it over?
The dollar has held up nicely post-downgrade, and this strategist says the strength could continue.
The Bank of England is gloomy and the Swiss franc can't stop rising - it's your daily FX Fix.
You could get motion sickness watching the U.S. markets these days. But the real sick man is Europe.