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Now that the Federal Reserve has launched Operation Twist, it's the European Central Bank's turn - and they may go further.
All the grim economic news is battering emerging market currencies. Here's what to do.
Bernanke's gloom lifts the dollar, but look out below in emerging markets - time for your stormy FX Fix.
"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.
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.
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.
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.
Nerves ahead of a Fed policy decision, doves at the Bank of England - it's time for your FX Fix.
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.
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.
The storm of dire news from Europe is hurting risk-on currencies. Here's how to trade the cautious sentiment.
Italy gets a downgrade and riskier currencies get a haircut - it's time for your FX Fix.
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.
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."
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.
The euro slips, the dollar lifts, and Nouriel Roubini says time's up for Greece - it's time for your FX Fix.
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.
With little or nothing positive on the horizon for Europe, here's a way to trade into a healthier economy.