"We continue to get strong economic releases out of the United States," said Richard Scalone, co-head of foreign exchange at TJM Brokerage in Chicago. Analysts said the weak German business sentiment underscored the impact of tensions surrounding Russia and Ukraine on Germany, Europe's biggest economy.» Read More
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.
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.
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.
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.
The dollar deflates, the euro loses steam, and Moody's wants Japan to leave the yen alone - time for your FX Fix.
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.
Adam Gilmour, Head FX and Derivatives Sales at Citi Asia Pacific talks about the forex markets.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Central banks have been busy in the currency markets. Here's how to profit when they wade in.
Web-only advice and information for currency traders, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
Which currencies look strong from a technical perspective? And which look weak, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders. Also, Fix My Trade: a caller asks about the yen against the dollar.
The Swiss National Bank and the Bank of Japan intervene to devalue their currencies. How you can profit from central bank intervention, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
The ECB to the rescue--as it pulls the market back from the brink. What today's ECB news means for the dollar, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money in Motion traders. Also, will Bernanke hint at QE3 at next week's Fed meeting?
Got whiplash? The euro is spiking on news of the European Central Bank's Italy support - for now.
After the Dow Jones fell by 500 points on Thursday, European indices also faced a sell-off at Friday's open.