The dollar hovered at a near three-year high against a basket of major currencies in Asia on Thursday, having risen broadly as Treasurys jumped on the prospect that the Fed might scale back its stimulus program.» Read More
The strategists at Wells Fargo expect North American currencies to be standouts in 2013.
South Africa's currency may have taken a battering in recent months, making it one of the worst performing major currencies this year, but analysts have told CNBC that the rand (ZAR) could be ready for a turnaround in 2013.
Kathy Lien, Managing Director, BK Asset Management explains why the Mexican Peso and the Korean Won can provide good opportunities for investors looking to tap emerging market currencies.
The euro rose against the dollar for a second straight day Tuesday, as surprisingly strong German economic sentiment and optimism about the US spurred broad-based risk-taking.
The euro fell from a seven-week high Wednesday after a disappointing Spanish bond auction and weak euro zone economic data.
The euro rallied to a near seven-week high against the dollar Tuesday after Greece announced better-than-expected terms for its debt buyback.
The euro hit a six-week high against the dollar on Monday, with some investors trimming bets against the single currency on signs Germany may be open to a Greek debt write-down.
Fiscal cliff negotiations in Washington will boost the buck, and the economic recovery will keep it going, this pro says.
Worries about potential dragonian tax hikes and spending cuts could derail risk-sensitive currency plays on the dollar.
These pros say emerging market currencies are the place to be - if you're picky.
Five central banks will meet in the next week, and this strategist has a trading plan.
When risk appetite is strong, currencies trade less on global events than domestic factors. Here's how to play the pattern.
Jens Nordvig, Global Head of Currency Strategy, Nomura Securities International says currency markets will not be totally out of the woods despite lower volatility ahead. He adds that his favorite emerging market currency is the MXN.
Risk-sensitive currencies have been on a roll, but these strategists say the fun is about to end.
This week brings the first post-QE3 payroll report, and this strategist has a currency trading plan.
U.S. investors who've been cringing over the Chinese and Brazilian stock markets the past few years might have looked closer to home for an emerging market.
Investors looking to sample Mexico will find a limited number of ADRs, but many open-ended mutual funds and exchange traded funds.
The Fed's QE3 announcement kicked off a party for risk-sensitive currencies, but this strategist says the fun is ending.
Talk of carry trades is in the air again. Best not to get drawn in, these strategists say.
With global risk appetite set to improve, the sun isn't rising on the yen, says this strategist.