Foreign Exchange


  • Money Match Up     Friday, 23 Sep 2011 | 5:30 PM ET

    The euro gets hammered as Greek default approaches. The currency trade behind the euro bailout, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money in Motion traders. And the dollar's gain is gold's pain.

  • Strategist: Time to Sell the Aussie Dollar Friday, 23 Sep 2011 | 3:15 PM ET

    The Australian dollar has been having a rough ride, and this strategist says there's more to come.

  • Time to Sell the Aussie Dollar?     Friday, 23 Sep 2011 | 12:45 PM ET

    The dollar buying that we're seeing is being driven by the selloff in emerging markets, says Willie Williams, Societe General director. "We should be selling Aussie dollar with the bounce to 98.50," he adds.

  • Currency Class: Starts and Stops     Friday, 23 Sep 2011 | 12:00 PM ET

    Getting the direction right is only half the battle in currency trading. It's the ability to manage your trade that will make you really successful over time. And that means knowing where to place your stops and where to take profits. Click here to learn more about stops and targets.

  • Safe Havens Soar, Central Banks Wade In Friday, 23 Sep 2011 | 7:28 AM ET

    The G20 promises help, but riskier currencies still take a hit - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Is QE In the Works at the European Central Bank? Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 3:56 PM ET

    Now that the Federal Reserve has launched Operation Twist, it's the European Central Bank's turn - and they may go further.

  • What to Do When Emerging Market Currencies Submerge Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 12:12 PM ET

    All the grim economic news is battering emerging market currencies. Here's what to do.

  • Dollar Lifts, Emerging Markets Submerge Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 8:05 AM ET

    Bernanke's gloom lifts the dollar, but look out below in emerging markets - time for your stormy FX Fix.

  • Central Banks Worry Markets: Partner     Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 2:00 AM ET

    "Market risks are increasing to the downside, with financial strains becoming more apparent, making it a bit like 2008," Stewart Richardson, partner at RMG Wealth Management, told CNBC.

  • Focus on Chinese Currency     Wednesday, 21 Sep 2011 | 9:40 PM ET

    Kelvin Lau, senior economist at Standard Chartered, sees bright spots in the CNH market and says dim sum bonds and options in this space are especially resilient given the current weak macro conditions. He expects the CNY appreciating about 5-6% at an annualised pace.

  • Czech Republic President Speaks Out     Wednesday, 21 Sep 2011 | 4:42 PM ET

    S&P recently lifted the Czech Republic's debt two notches, citing low debt levels and a balanced economy. Vaclav Klaus, Czech Republic President, weighs in.

  • Busch: MIM Trade For FOMC Wednesday, 21 Sep 2011 | 1:40 PM ET

    Due to breaking news on last Friday's Money In Motion, we dropped my trade structure for today's FOMC meeting.  Here's the info.

  • Dollar Slumps, British Pound Slips Wednesday, 21 Sep 2011 | 8:13 AM ET

    Nerves ahead of a Fed policy decision, doves at the Bank of England - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Is the Swiss Franc's Slide For Real? Tuesday, 20 Sep 2011 | 3:36 PM ET

    The Swiss franc is off sharply on rumors that the central bank is going to set a new, lower peg against the euro. Maybe, maybe not.

  • Greece Troika Call Continues     Tuesday, 20 Sep 2011 | 3:11 PM ET

    Athens hopes to agree on a deal for additional aid during a conference call between Greece and the EU/EB and IMF, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • Your Currency Trade When Investors Take Cover Tuesday, 20 Sep 2011 | 9:26 AM ET

    The storm of dire news from Europe is hurting risk-on currencies. Here's how to trade the cautious sentiment.

  • European Woes Persist, Dollar Slips Tuesday, 20 Sep 2011 | 8:07 AM ET

    Italy gets a downgrade and riskier currencies get a haircut - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Oil's In Everything     Tuesday, 20 Sep 2011 | 7:34 AM ET

    Stephen Schork, The Schork Report editor, says we're in a bear trend for oil and that it's likely to remain that way for the near future. Boris Schlossberg, GFT Forex, talks about the euro and the possibility of ECB having to deal with deflation in Europe.

  • Emerging Market Debt Is No Safe Haven: Fund Manager Tuesday, 20 Sep 2011 | 7:09 AM ET

    Those who see emerging market debt as a safe haven should think again, according to Mike Riddel, a fund manager at M&G Investments in London.

  • "The whole issue of peripheral Europe and debt restructuring is a process. It¿s not going to be solved in one big bang and having covered emerging markets for many years this is nothing new," Sailesh Jha, head of Asia market strategy at SEB Bank Singapore told CNBC. "So we¿ll get several different processes taking place and the first one is September 29 and what the German parliament approves in terms of the ESFS facility and I think our core view is that it¿s going to be passed¿.and then we go to the next stage."