Foreign Exchange


  • 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.

  • How to Profit From Central Bank Interventions Friday, 5 Aug 2011 | 8:08 PM ET

    Central banks have been busy in the currency markets. Here's how to profit when they wade in.

  • Money In Motion Web Extra     Friday, 5 Aug 2011 | 5:59 PM ET

    Web-only advice and information for currency traders, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • The Buck Stops Here     Friday, 5 Aug 2011 | 5:58 PM ET

    with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Profits in Patterns     Friday, 5 Aug 2011 | 5:53 PM ET

    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.

  • Busch 101 Playbook     Friday, 5 Aug 2011 | 5:46 PM ET

    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.

  • Money Match Up     Friday, 5 Aug 2011 | 5:30 PM ET

    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.