Foreign Exchange


  • The Money File     Friday, 29 Apr 2011 | 5:44 PM ET

    Who's really driving the dollar? Andy Busch, BMO Capital Markets, tells you who to listen to regarding the dollar, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Money In Motion, April 29, 2011     Friday, 29 Apr 2011 | 5:30 PM ET

    A detailed look at currency trading, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Money Matchup     Friday, 29 Apr 2011 | 5:30 PM ET

    Can the euro go to $1.50? The demise of the dollar continues. Is it because of a strong euro or a dollar in crisis? Currency strategies to profit from the weak dollar, with David Woo, Bank of America Merrill Lynch,Peter Schiff, Euro Pacific Capital, and CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Swiss Franc Soars, Australian Dollar Shines Friday, 29 Apr 2011 | 8:39 AM ET

    The Swiss franc is soaring, and so are prices in Australia. Time for your Friday FX Fix.

  • Economic growth is not taking hold and current policy is insufficient, Moorad Choudhry, Head of Business Treasury, Global Banking & Markets at the Royal Bank of Scotland writes.

  • Adjusted For Inflation, Dollar Hits Fiat-Era Low Thursday, 28 Apr 2011 | 9:27 PM ET
    Stack of U.S. hundred-dollar bills

    A trade-weighted measure of the U.S. dollar against a broad basket of currencies that includes the Yen, Euro and China’s Yuan is at a post-gold standard low when adjusted for inflation, according to calculations by Deutsche Bank’s economic team.

  • Patterson: The Dollar's Structural Shift Thursday, 28 Apr 2011 | 12:22 PM ET

    While the dollar appears increasingly “cheap” on a backward-looking basis, structural changes in the global economy – mainly outside the U.S. - could pull the dollar down further, potentially significantly.

  • Dollar Bears Prowling, Kiwis Flying Thursday, 28 Apr 2011 | 9:18 AM ET

    The dollar hits new lows after Bernanke's comments, but New Zealand's central bank moves can't keep the kiwi down - time for your FX Fix.

  • Keen Appetite for Hong Kong’s Dim Sum Bonds Wednesday, 27 Apr 2011 | 7:35 PM ET

    Four years after coming into existence, Hong Kong’s nascent market for renminbi-denominated bonds — a core plank in China’s drive to internationalize its currency — has burst into life. The Financial Times reports.

  • Ben Talks Dow to Bull High     Wednesday, 27 Apr 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    The markets rallied after the Fed signaled an intent to to complete its bond buying program by June. The Fast Money team discusses the market ramifications.

  • Liquidity Dries Up Ahead of Fed Meeting Wednesday, 27 Apr 2011 | 11:36 AM ET
    Stack of U.S. hundred-dollar bills

    The Easter holiday combined with anticipation of the Fed press conference has drained liquidity from the currency markets. 

  • Markets Expect Fed to Deliver More Good News for Stocks Wednesday, 27 Apr 2011 | 11:16 AM ET
    Ben Bernanke at Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

    Regardless of what Bernanke says at his first media briefing, the markets are convinced the Fed chairman will keep the stock market rallying and the dollar in decline.

  • Dollar Falls, Germany Stalls Wednesday, 27 Apr 2011 | 10:09 AM ET

    It's Fed-watch time for dollar traders, and it's Germany time for investors awaiting a decision on European Central Bank leadership. Time for your FX Fix.

  • A New Flight Plan for the Loonie? Tuesday, 26 Apr 2011 | 12:41 PM ET
    Canadian Loons

    The Canadian dollar has been on a roll. Can the loonie still move higher, or is it about to fall to earth?

  • The Dollar's Dragging and the Euro Isn't Flagging Tuesday, 26 Apr 2011 | 9:52 AM ET

    The dollar is in the dumps, the euro is flying high, and high-speed traders are on the loose. Time for your daily FX Fix.

  • It Really Is All About You, Ben Monday, 25 Apr 2011 | 4:11 PM ET

    Latin American currencies have been on a tear lately, but they are slipping today as traders wait for Wednesday's Fed news.

  • Can This Currency Be Saved? Monday, 25 Apr 2011 | 11:54 AM ET

    Just about every currency trader is down on the dollar. If Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke says the right thing at his press conference, that could change - but don't hold your breath.

  • Dollar's Still Down, Ringgit Is Circling New Highs Monday, 25 Apr 2011 | 9:55 AM ET

    Dollar traders hope Ben Bernanke can help out already, and Malaysia's ringgit is rising — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Won Wafts Higher, Dollar Droops Friday, 22 Apr 2011 | 10:00 AM ET

    The won is wafting close to new highs, but the greenback still has the blues. Time for your Earth Day FX Fix.

  • How Would a Greek Debt Deal Affect the Euro? Thursday, 21 Apr 2011 | 10:47 AM ET

    Widespread expectations of a Greek debt deal are clouding the outlook for the euro. But it might not be as painful as some investors think.