The dollar began European trading on Thursday almost 1.5 percent higher against the yen than 24 hours earlier.» Read More
Traders point to Japanese investors repatriating assets as a significant cause of the yen's dramatic rise. Really?
As investors have rushed to safe-haven currencies, the Canadian and Australian dollars have been hit hard - maybe too hard.
Oil prices are driven by a supply shock rather than increased demand due to a stronger world economy, so investors in currencies look to "risk" rather than "macro" factors, David Bloom, global head of foreign exchange research at HSBC, wrote in a market note.
Euro traders are glum ahead of the EU summit, and rate cuts sting in New Zealand. It's time for your FX Fix.
If you want to trade currencies on your own for a living, you'd better be prepared to keep some weird hours - and watch out for tumbling New Zealand kiwis. Here's your daily FX Fix.
It's a Europe day: the pound and the euro are moving higher, and the dollar is slipping. Again. Here's your daily FX Fix.
Libyan unrest is boosting the dollar, and a European Central Bank hawk is helping the euro. Here's your daily FX Fix.
The risk-on trade that has driven equities and commodity prices since the Federal Reserve started talking about the second round of quantitative easing last year is under threat from inflation, one analyst warned Monday.
A mystery is brewing at the European Central Bank, and China is getting some indirect heat. Here's your FXFix for Friday.
When the Australian dollar stumbles, it often stumbles badly. This makes the AUD/US a difficult trading situation because when a collapse occurs, the AUD tumbles quickly. Investors hoping for a rebound of the Australian dollar to beyond the $0.90 level may be disappointed. Chart analysis shows this is unlikely to happen for awhile.