Foreign Exchange


  • 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."

  • FOMC Meeting? Really? Yawn. Monday, 19 Sep 2011 | 1:43 PM ET

    Most FOMC meetings have a rapid and real effect on the dollar - but as this week's meeting looms, investors have other concerns.  

  • The Hong Kong dollar has been in the spotlight since investor Bill Ackman announced he had taken a big long position in the currency. Whether you should is another matter.

  • Euro Gloom, Warnings from Dr. Doom Monday, 19 Sep 2011 | 8:29 AM ET

    The euro slips, the dollar lifts, and Nouriel Roubini says time's up for Greece - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Sell into Euro Strength     Monday, 19 Sep 2011 | 12:20 AM ET

    Francisco Solar, Head of FX Operations, Asia Pacific at Easy Forex says the Euro will continue to edge lower, so investors should sell into Euro strength.

  • The Currency Trade Behind Europe's Latest Crisis Friday, 16 Sep 2011 | 8:01 PM ET

    With little or nothing positive on the horizon for Europe, here's a way to trade into a healthier economy.