*Escalation of Ukraine tensions pushes up yen, Swiss franc. LONDON, Aug 28- The yen and Swiss franc gained on Thursday, while the euro fell, as concerns about a serious escalation in tensions between Ukraine and Russia rattled investors and drove them to seek safe-haven currencies.» Read More
In an interview with CNBC, Greece's minister for growth, competitiveness and shipping, Michalis Chrisochoides, was utterly confident that his PASOK party will be able to push through the unpopular medium-term austerity package.
Yes, the Greek drama is fascinating. But don't forget - QE2 is ending, and that will hit currencies too. Here's how.
A Greek default could be a couple of years away, and that wouldn't be such a bad thing, this strategist says.
Trichet is vigilant, a Bank of England official is dovish, and central bank managers are down on the dollar. Time for your FX Fix.
CNBC's Guy Johnson with the latest details on European market activity.
Crude oil got hammered last week. Here's how to trade that move using currencies.
Risk-off investors are buying dollars but souring on kiwis.
Another week, another crucial moment in the euro crisis. Leaving aside the Groundhog Day resemblance, here's how to trade Greece's upcoming austerity vote.
Web-only advice and information for currency traders, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
How to identify technical patterns that could make you money, with CNBC's Scott Wapner and the Money In Motion traders.
Your risk off playbook. How to use currencies to profit from the risk off trade. Also, the possibility of a Greek default sparks talk of a Lehman-like collapse in Europe, with CNBC's Scott Wapner and the Money In Motion traders.
Greeks vote on austerity next week. The fate of the euro, and Greece, rests on their actions. Also, Mike Darda, MKM Partners, discusses Europe's ongoing pains, and a a look at how to use currencies to profit from commodities getting hammered, with CNBC's Scott Wapner and the Money in Motion traders.
When it's hard to read the tea leaves, it's time to trade safe-haven currencies. Here's one smart approach.
China's premier Wen Jiabao arrived in Hungary on Friday as part of a five-day tour of Europe that analysts expect will see the Chinese government attempt to reassure markets over its economic management and lend rhetorical support to Europe's economies.
The dollar rides some good economic news, for a change, and the Bank of England's Mervyn King delivers a scolding — time for your FX Fix.
Free-market economics is probably not the most accessible subject in the world. One could say it is something that is not easy to describe or articulate. This is something of a paradox, because at its core it involves a very natural human emotion – that of rational self-interest.
It may be winter in Latin America, but there are some pretty hot currencies down there. Here's a new idea for trading them.
The European Central Bank's Trichet sees red, and hedge funds see problems in Mexico. It's your Thursday FX Fix.
With persistent uncertainty over the Greek government's policies and over the EU's ability to agree on a solution, the euro should be on shaky ground, according to some analysts.
Despite all the euro news, the currency is basically range-bound, this expert says. Here's how to trade it.