NEW YORK/ LONDON, Oct 31- Gold and silver sank to their lowest since 2010 on Friday as the dollar surged against the yen and other major currencies after the Bank of Japan shocked global financial markets by expanding its massive stimulus spending. The yen plunged to a near seven-year low against the U.S. dollar on Friday, putting it on track for its worst day in 18...» Read More
Following a very volatile week for commodities and a weekend of speculation on Greek restructuring, investors are questioning if the risk-off trade is now dominating.
Following elections that return Stephen Harper to power in Canada last weekend, HSBC is outlining four reasons to buy the Canadian dollar
Will the Greeks 'bail out' on the Eurozone? Reports of the Greeks leaving the Eurozone spook investors, even after a very positive jobs number. Also, will a strong jobs report stop the dollar slide, with Joe LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank. And using currencies to play commodities.
Higher interest rates in Latin America are luring bond investors.
Falling commodity prices are hurting some riskier currencies, but they're good news for the dollar — time for your Friday FX Fix.
Dramatic headlines on US debt and fears over a Greek restructuring of debt are not worrying one investor, who tells CNBC investors should be focusing on some good news from China, not on the wall of worry.
The dollar could get a boost form the end of quantitative easing, this strategist says - but whether it will last is another question.
Between economic uncertainty, falling commodity prices, and iffy economic news, investors' appetite for currency risk is decidedly off. But for how long?
The European Central Bank appears to be waiting for the Federal Reserve to act before raising Eurozone interest rates.
The yen is higher as investors sell riskier assets, and Mexico is going for the gold. Time for your Cinco de Mayo FX Fix.
Major players, including George Soros, are reportedly pulling back from gold and silver has recorded yet another collapse.
Think the dollar's weak now? Upcoming M&A deals sure aren't going to help matters.
The FX markets are pummeling the US dollar strength as we head into tomorrow's ECB and Bank of England meetings.
Just because a country's inflation picks up doesn't mean interest rates are about to rise as well - but currency investors can still make money. Here's how.
No backyard fun here - the U.S. dollar slips after jobs data, and the Australian, Canadian, and New Zealand dollars slide as commodity prices fall. It's FX Fix time again.
Glencore is set to price its initial public offering at a level that will give the commodities trading house a valuation in the mid-$50bn range, below an average forecast of $62bn, according to people familiar with the deal. The Financial Times reports.
The dollar is rallying as risk appetite wanes, and the pound is getting punished for weak manufacturing data. Time again for your FX Fix.
As a major commodity exporter, Canada benefits from high commodity prices. Here's how you can use the loonie to do the same.
For clues to the dollar's direction, listen to Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner - and his overseas counterparts.
The dollar rose on news of Osama Bin Laden's killing, and South Korea's trade surplus lifted the won — time for your FX Fix.