The Australian dollar hovered at a four-year low early on Wednesday, in an otherwise aimless currency market ahead of the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday.» Read More
We missed the entry point on the trade I proposed yesterday, but there could be another chance before Memorial Day.
Japan's in a recession, IMF leadership's in play, and the Brazilian real is on a rolll. Time for your daily FX Fix.
In Russian, we refer to risks as "underwater stones", the dangerous rocks lurking below the water’s surface that can sink a ship – or a stock portfolio. But the reality is that these underwater stones are never far below the surface, writes Dimitri Kryukov, chief investment officer of Verno Capital.
The price of oil has been very volatile in recent weeks, but one investor believes over the medium term there are good reasons for crude prices to remain above $100 a barrel.
Until recently, currency traders looking for safer investments rushed to short the Australian dollar against the greenback, however the decoupling of the U.S. dollar from the “risk on-risk off” investment environment is forcing them to look elsewhere.
Are Dominique Strauss-Kahn's troubles creating a buying opportunity? This pro says yes.
The British pound is sinking, and the World Bank is down on the dollar. Here's your daily FX Fix.
China's efforts to internationalize the yuan is creating a host of opportunities, and according to one broker, is the most exciting development in the forex markets seen in years.
The S&P 500 and MSCI emerging market index are both sitting on healthy gains since the start of the year but the Swiss SMI is range bound around 6,500 points. Why? One analyst believes it is all down to the weak dollar.
The World Bank expects the U.S. dollar to lose its solitary dominance in the global economy by 2025, as the euro and the renminbi establish themselves on an equal footing in a new “multi-currency” monetary system, the FT reports.
Risk-on is going out - of fashion. Here are suggestions for safe-haven currency trades, from the experts.
On the latest Money In Motion show, I proposed a dollar-Turkish lira trade. Here's an update.
The British pound is prancing, the dollar's in a funk, and the loonie is on a downdraft - time for your FX Fix.
Whatever the outcome of the accusations of rape made against Dominique Strauss Kahn at the weekend, Marine Le Pen leader of France’s Front National was almost certainly right when she said that it marks the end of his campaign — or pre campaign — for the French Presidency.
Dominique Strauss-Kahn may be in trouble, but it's not going to dent the euro, these experts say.
Turkey is growing fast, as is inflation there- and that's all good for the Turkish lira, these traders say.
Dominique Strauss-Kahn is arrested, and investors would like some safe havens, please. Time for your daily FX Fix.
Emotion needs to be off the agenda this week more than most. Just why are developed country sovereign bond yields quite as low as they are, given the fiscal deficit worries in so many of them?
It's been a rough week for the euro, and there's more in store, these traders say.
A detailed look at currency trading, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.