British Pound


  • Euro Recoups Losses After US Fed Reassurances Tuesday, 26 Feb 2013 | 5:49 PM ET

    The euro traded flat against the U.S. dollar and yen on Tuesday, recouping early losses with the help of U.S. central bank assurances that a bond-buying stimulus program will remain in place.

  • The Italian Upset and the Euro Tuesday, 26 Feb 2013 | 12:56 PM ET

    Former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's shocking strength in the latest election is doing the euro no favors, these experts say.

  • Italy Roils Euro, Yen Jumps Tuesday, 26 Feb 2013 | 8:06 AM ET

    Messy Italian election results buffet the euro and a search for safe havens lifts the yen - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Expect Further Euro Selling: Strategist  Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 6:35 PM ET

    Sean Callow, Senior Currency Strategist at Westpac Bank, expects the euro-dollar trade to hit 1.28-1.29 and analyzes why markets have been fairly complacent about having a center-left coalition in Italy's parliament.

  • Euro, Dollar Fall Sharply Amid Uncertainty in Italy Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    The U.S. dollar and euro fell sharply in late afternoon trade as uncertainty about Italy's elections and sharp losses in stocks led investors to unwind trades funded in yen.

  • Why the Flip-Flop in Currencies? Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 12:54 PM ET

    Currencies that have been in favor lately are out, and vice versa, this strategist says. Here's why.

  • Investors Still Confident in UK: Osborne  Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 10:45 AM ET

    Britain's finance minister, George Osborne, says markets are still confident in his austerity policies, despite the Moody's downgrade on Friday.

  • Yen Slips, Pound Slides, Aussie Dips Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 7:51 AM ET

    Talk of a stimulus-minded pick for the Bank of Japan sends the yen lower and Friday's credit-rating cut dents the pound - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Dollar Strength to Continue: Expert  Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 5:50 AM ET

    Michael Gurka, managing director at Spectrum Asset Management, tells CNBC why the dollar can maintain its recent gains against volatile European and Asian currencies.

  • UK Inflation Bigger Concern Than Downgrade  Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 12:50 AM ET

    James Ashley, Senior Economist at RBC Capital Markets says that inflation is a bigger concern for the U.K. economy than Moody's downgrade to Aa1.

  • UK Needs to Rethink Austerity Policies  Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 12:10 AM ET

    PK Basu, MD & Head of Asia Research & Economics at Maybank Kim Eng says that the U.K. needs to re-think its austerity policies and come up with measures to generate growth.

  • Why UK Future Looks Bleak: Pro  Sunday, 24 Feb 2013 | 5:10 PM ET

    Paul Gambles, Managing Partner at MBMG International, says the U.K.'s measures to cut its deficit are not working, and worryingly points to the U.K.'s economic health as a barometer for the state of the global economy.

  • Why the Pound Is Getting Pounded Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 7:24 PM ET

    The British pound had a bad week, culminating in a credit rating cut - and these strategists say more pain lies ahead.

  • Money In Motion Web Extra: FOMC Minutes  Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 5:59 PM ET

    Web-only advice and information for currency traders, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • The Buck Stops Here  Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 5:58 PM ET

    The final word from the currency pits, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Does the Sequester Matter to Your Money?  Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 5:52 PM ET

    Budget cuts loom as the March 1st deadline approaches. How the market will react, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Why Gold Can't Get Going  Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 5:48 PM ET

    Gold has fallen 8 percent this year. Can the precious metal regain its lost luster? Discussing the worst week for gold in 3 months, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Pound to Follow Yen Lower?  Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 5:43 PM ET

    Will the pound replace the yen as the world's favorite short? The pound falls as the Bank of England keeps printing money, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Will Italian Election Re-ignite Euro Crisis?  Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 5:35 PM ET

    Italians head to the polls Sunday. Why Italy matters to your money, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Euro's Next Move  Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 5:30 PM ET

    The dollar hits a six-month high. Will the rally last? Discussing the dollar rally and euro jitters, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money in Motion traders.