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With all eyes on Europe, risk-on currencies head south - it's time for your FX Fix.
Last night I spent a few very enjoyable hours listening to a panel debate whether Hayek or Keynes offer the best counsel for our current economic disaster.
The U.S. economy has stepped back from the brink of a double-dip recession, but how vulnerable is America to Europe's contagion, and what's the Fed's next move? Vincent Reinhart, Morgan Stanley chief economist, provides insight.
The gross domestic product or GDP, is arguably the key indicator to the health of an economy. But what statistics are used to determine GDP? CNBC explains.
Minggao Shen, chief economist for Greater China at Citi Global Markets, shares his expectations on China CPI and GDP data for October.
It's been an ama-a-a-zing week for risk-on currencies, but this strategist thinks a shift is coming.
Quincy Krosby, market strategist at Prudential Financial, says there is still time to make successful investment plays in U.S. markets until the end of the year.
The euro is having a very big day in the wake of the European Union summit. Here's how to trade it now the outlines of a debt deal are out.
For answers, the “Fast Money” traders look at technical indicators and the latest economic data.
Speculative UK GDP statistics for the third quarter may give a falsely positive picture of the economy, economists told CNBC.
Gary Shilling, A. Gary Shilling & Company with a look at the excess inventory in housing and whether the U.S. is at risk of recession.
The third-quarter GDP report will be released on Thursday. Here's how to position yourself using currencies.
The currency markets have been all about Europe all week long. Here's a way to trade the upcoming debt-crisis meetings.
Greece will default, U.S. economist Martin Feldstein told CNBC Wednesday, and it might be good for the country to leave the European Union.
Think pessimism about the US and commodities is overdone? Here's the trade for you.
Between China's slowing growth and concerns about the euro zone crisis, it's not a bad week to keep risk off. Here's one strategist's plan.
China growth slows, France gets a warning, and safe havens are back in favor - it's time for your FX Fix.
China’s GDP grew at a lower than expected 9.1 percent in the third quarter of 2011, prompting one analyst to turn cautious about the future growth prospects of the world’s second-largest economy that continues to battle surging inflation.
Yonghao Pu, head of wealth management at UBS, and Dariusz Kowalcyzk, senior economist and strategist at Credit Agricole, joined CNBC to discuss China's growth rate, which slowed in the third quarter to 9.1 percent.
Disappointing Chinese GDP (gross domestic product) figures for the third quarter come amid increasing worries about inflation and local government debt in the economic powerhouse.