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  • A Brady Plan for the Southern Euro Zone: Choudhry Thursday, 26 May 2011 | 1:42 AM ET

    The policy of no default, no change to euro membership and providing a bailout fund has not worked, writes Moorad Choudhry, Head of Business Treasury, Global Banking & Markets, Royal Bank of Scotland.

  • Debt Woes Drag, and So Do Durable Goods Wednesday, 25 May 2011 | 9:27 AM ET

    European debt worries go well beyond the Continent, and U.S. durable goods dent the dollar. Your FX Fix, right here.

  • US Spends Its Way to Chinese Solution Wednesday, 25 May 2011 | 4:13 AM ET
    Nanjing street shopping district.

    For years America has warned, lectured and cajoled the Chinese to allow the yuan to rise in a bid to end the fiscal imbalances that have seen more and more US debt sit in the People’s Bank of China's vaults.

  • Developing World Loses Momentum but Stocks Rise Wednesday, 25 May 2011 | 4:02 AM ET

    The developing world is losing momentum and the risk is that this transfers to a loss of earnings momentum for the big internationals in the leading indices like the S&P 500, the DJ Euro Stoxx and the FTSE 100.

  • Turbulence, Then Clear Skies in Asia, Strategist Says Tuesday, 24 May 2011 | 2:29 PM ET
    Bali, Indonesia

    With risk appetite waning, here's what one trader sees for Asian currencies. Hint: it's not what you think.

  • Euro Gets Trashed Tuesday, 24 May 2011 | 11:26 AM ET

    The bad news just keeps coming for the euro, and it's taken a tumble in the last week. Here's how to trade it now.

  • Commodity Currencies Lifting, Pound Weighed Down Tuesday, 24 May 2011 | 9:49 AM ET

    Firming commodity prices are lifting commodity currencies, but rumors are sinking the British pound— time for your FX Fix.

  • Acting IMF Chief Lipsky Won't Seek New Term Monday, 23 May 2011 | 4:50 PM ET
    John Lipsky

    John Lipsky, acting managing director of the International Monetary Fund, told CNBC Monday he will be retiring Aug. 31 when his term as first deputy ends.

  • Busch: MIM Friday Trade Update Monday, 23 May 2011 | 10:58 AM ET

    On last Friday's Money In Motion, I recommended a trade on the euro. Here's an update.

  • Euros Are Dropping, Dollar Is Flying Monday, 23 May 2011 | 9:43 AM ET

    How unloved is the euro? Even Iceland is spewing the single currency. Time for your FX Fix.

  • When Will China Liberalize the Yuan? Monday, 23 May 2011 | 4:21 AM ET
    Beijing, China

    In the face of an unwavering adherence by the US to highly accommodative policies, China is faced with the prospect of recycling its ever growing FX reserves into nations or regions that it probably has fundamental fiscal concerns about.

  • The Currency Trade Behind Greece's Woes Sunday, 22 May 2011 | 6:29 PM ET

    Are you itching to try your hand at trading the euro, given all the news about sovereign debt risk and upheaval at the IMF?

  • Money Match Up: Greece & Commodities     Friday, 20 May 2011 | 5:30 PM ET

    Greece creeps closer to default. Is there a currency trade behind the country's woes, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders. Also, cold cash and hot commodities--using currencies to play the recent pullback in commodities, with Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter.

  • Greek Chorus of Bad News for the Euro Friday, 20 May 2011 | 2:31 PM ET
    Euro coins

    The euro had a nice run this week - but investors are turning on it today, and this pro thinks there is more to come.

  • Dollar Jumps, Loonie's In the Dumps Friday, 20 May 2011 | 12:11 PM ET

    The dollar is jumping against the euro, but the loonie is losing altitude — it's time for your Friday FX Fix.

  • Busch: Money In Motion Trade Thursday, 19 May 2011 | 10:10 AM ET

    We missed the entry point on the trade I proposed yesterday, but there could be another chance before Memorial Day.

  • No Yen for Yen, But Real's on a Roll Thursday, 19 May 2011 | 9:41 AM ET

    Japan's in a recession, IMF leadership's in play, and the Brazilian real is on a rolll. Time for your daily FX Fix.

  • Russia's Major Opportunity Is Now: CIO Thursday, 19 May 2011 | 3:05 AM ET

    In Russian, we refer to risks as "underwater stones", the dangerous rocks lurking below the water’s surface that can sink a ship – or a stock portfolio. But the reality is that these underwater stones are never far below the surface, writes Dimitri Kryukov, chief investment officer of Verno Capital.

  • Three Reasons Oil Will Trade Above $100 Thursday, 19 May 2011 | 12:53 AM ET
    A Petroleos Mexicanos (PEMEX) oil rig near the shores of the state of Campeche, Mexico.

    The price of oil has been very volatile in recent weeks, but one investor believes over the medium term there are good reasons for crude prices to remain above $100 a barrel.

  • The Best Risk-Off Currency Trade According to HSBC Wednesday, 18 May 2011 | 7:44 PM ET

    Until recently, currency traders looking for safer investments rushed to short the Australian dollar against the greenback, however the decoupling of the U.S. dollar from the “risk on-risk off” investment environment is forcing them to look elsewhere.