Foreign Exchange


  • Look Out Down Under Wednesday, 10 Aug 2011 | 3:04 PM ET

    The Australian dollar has had quite a run. Is it over?

  • How the Dollar Could Stay Strong Wednesday, 10 Aug 2011 | 10:46 AM ET

    The dollar has held up nicely post-downgrade, and this strategist says the strength could continue.

  • Pound Slips, Swiss Franc Can't Stay Down Wednesday, 10 Aug 2011 | 7:56 AM ET

    The Bank of England is gloomy and the Swiss franc can't stop rising - it's your daily FX Fix.

  • Short Dollar for Aussie     Tuesday, 9 Aug 2011 | 10:45 PM ET

    Adrian Foster, FX Strategist, Head of Financial Markets Research, Asia Pacific at Rabobank, advises investors to sell the greenback and buy the Aussie at 1.01.

  • You could get motion sickness watching the U.S. markets these days. But the real sick man is Europe.

  • What Investors Need to Hear From Bernanke Tuesday, 9 Aug 2011 | 10:11 AM ET

    Investors are hungry for good news from today's FOMC meeting. Here's what Ben Bernanke can — and can't — deliver.

  • Safe Havens Soar, Downdraft Down Under Tuesday, 9 Aug 2011 | 7:58 AM ET

    The Swiss franc and yen are flying high as investors bail out of riskier currencies — it's time for your Tuesday FX Fix.

  • John Horner, FX Strategist at Deutsche Bank talks about the currencies.

  • Investors Eye China Vital Signs     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 10:18 PM ET

    As markets plunge across the globe, investors are turning their attention to China to gauge the state of its economy, with John Rutledge, Chinese Academy of Sciences; Donald Straszheim, ISI Group; and Zachary Karabell, River Twice Research.

  • How to Trade the Next Rating Cuts Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 2:10 PM ET
    Businessman with crystal ball

    Now that Standard & Poor's has done the unthinkable, you need to know who might take the next ratings hit. Here's the list, and how to trade it.

  • How to Use Currencies to Trade Commodity Weakness Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 8:53 AM ET
    A coal dredger tears coal from the face of the Loy Yang Open Cut coal mine in the Latrobe Valley, 150km east of Melbourne on August 13, 2009.

    Commodity prices have been all over the map. If you're tired of watching the U.S. dollar, here's a way to trade commodity dips.

  • Yen

    International intervention in foreign exchange markets may only give brief respite to countries that are fighting an "unwinnable war" against currency appreciation, analysts told CNBC.com.

  • Dollar Weakens, Euro Slips Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 8:12 AM ET

    The dollar deflates, the euro loses steam, and Moody's wants Japan to leave the yen alone - time for your FX Fix.

  • Germany Steps Up Euro Zone Backing Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 5:05 AM ET
    Reichstag Parliment building, Berlin, Germany

    Germany is showing more commitment to the resolution of the euro zone debt crisis, and is likely to expect even greater influence on the fiscal discipline of its neighbors in return, analysts told CNBC.

  • Expecting a Bounce in the Dollar     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 12:25 AM ET

    Adam Gilmour, Head FX and Derivatives Sales at Citi Asia Pacific talks about the forex markets.

  • The Lessor of the Two Evils: USD or Euro?     Sunday, 7 Aug 2011 | 10:50 PM ET

    Andrew Su, CEO of Compass Global Markets and Stuart Oakley, Head of Emerging Markets, FX Trading at RBS, hold different views in their investment strategies.

  • US Dollar Has No Way Out?     Sunday, 7 Aug 2011 | 10:45 PM ET

    Andrew Su, CEO of Compass Global Markets, thinks the greenback still stays strong against euro, while Stuart Oakley, Head of Emerging Markets, FX Trading at RBS, says the U.S. currency is in an obvious downtrend.

  • ECB to Help Italy and Spain     Sunday, 7 Aug 2011 | 8:11 PM ET

    Global investors are also watching Europe as the ECB plans to buy Spanish and Italian debt on the secondary market, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • Geithner on Downgrading of USA     Sunday, 7 Aug 2011 | 8:00 PM ET

    Timothy Geithner, US Treasury Secretary, explains why he is not resigning after S&P's credit downgrade of America, and why the Obama administration is not to blame, with CNBC's John Harwood.

  • Jim Rogers, CEO & Chairman of Rogers Holdings says he has been shorting emerging market, technology and large cap banking stocks.