GO
Loading...

British Pound

More

  • European Union (EU) flags fly outside the the European Commission headquarters in Brussels.

    There will be no chance of a financial transactions tax, a short-selling ban, or any other business-unfriendly measure being implemented here if the U.K. is not in the EU. That is a strong reason to suspect that the City would thrive outside of the EU, Professor Moorad Choudhry writes.

  • Euro Hits 11-Month High vs. Dollar; Yen Slumps Monday, 14 Jan 2013 | 5:23 PM ET

    The euro rose against the dollar for a third straight session Monday, touching an 11-month high, as investors continued to trade off of diminished expectations of ECB monetary easing.

  • European equities ended at their lowest in nearly a week on Monday, with an early sell-off in U.S. shares on concerns over demand for Apple's iPhone 5 prompting some investors to take profits.

  • Euro Zone Factory Output Falls Amid Signs of Bottom Monday, 14 Jan 2013 | 9:16 AM ET

    Output at euro zone factories fell for the third straight month in November and against expectations of a rise.

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

  • The Buck Stops Here     Friday, 11 Jan 2013 | 5:58 PM ET

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

  • Should You Ever Sell Your Gold?     Friday, 11 Jan 2013 | 5:48 PM ET

    Gold sees a volatile week. What's behind gold's big moves. Discussing whether it's time to sell, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • China Surge to Continue?     Friday, 11 Jan 2013 | 5:43 PM ET

    Is the China comeback real? The Chinese stock market jumps on strong economic data. Profiting from next week's Chinese GDP, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Crisis Coming from Japan?     Friday, 11 Jan 2013 | 5:30 PM ET

    Has the yen fallen too far, too fast? Is there a crisis coming for Japan? Prime Minister Abe unveils massive stimulus plans as the yen declines for the 9th straight week, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money in Motion traders.

  • Money In Motion, January 11, 2013     Friday, 11 Jan 2013 | 5:30 PM ET

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

  • Euro Hits 9-Month High Amid No Hint of Rate Cut Friday, 11 Jan 2013 | 5:28 PM ET

    The euro rose to its highest level since April 2012 against the dollar Friday with investors continuing to trade on the absence of any hints as to future euro zone interest rate cuts.

  • Mining Stocks Halt Europe Rally Friday, 11 Jan 2013 | 10:29 AM ET

    European equities stalled on Friday, with weak economic data from the United States and concerns about the scope for more stimulus in China giving investors the excuse to lock in profits.

  • Winter of Discontent Looms for PIIGS: Goldman Sachs Friday, 11 Jan 2013 | 9:36 AM ET

    Europe's peripheral economies face a re-run of the U.K.'s "winter of discontent", with high unemployment and stagnant growth, according to a report by Goldman Sachs.

  • Dollar Corrects, Yen Slips, Rand Falls Friday, 11 Jan 2013 | 7:59 AM ET

    The dollar corrects after Thursday's selloff and a credit rating cut hits the rand - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • UK Industry Reports Sluggish Growth in November Friday, 11 Jan 2013 | 4:47 AM ET

    British industrial output grew less than expected in November, despite a strong rebound in oil and gas production, adding to evidence that the economy may have contracted in the last three months of 2012.

  • German Economy Declines on Weak European Demand Friday, 11 Jan 2013 | 4:35 AM ET

    Germany's economic performance declined in the fourth quarter of the year as industry reduced its production in line with weak European demand, the country's Economy Ministry said on Friday.

  • Has Draghi Won the Battle With Financial Markets? Thursday, 10 Jan 2013 | 9:34 PM ET

    A fall in euro zone government bond yields, rallying regional equity markets and a stronger euro suggest that six months after Mario Draghi pledged to save the euro zone from collapse, the European Central Bank (ECB) chief appears to be winning his battle with financial markets.

  • Euro Shoots to 18-Month High Versus Yen Thursday, 10 Jan 2013 | 4:16 PM ET

    The euro catapulted to an 18-month high versus the yen and hit a one-week peak against the dollar Thursday after the European Central Bank gave no indication of cutting rates.

  • Europe Shares Close Mixed After ECB Decision; Nokia Jumps Thursday, 10 Jan 2013 | 11:51 AM ET

    European shares closed narrowly mixed after the European Central Bank and the Bank of England left interest rates unchanged Thursday, while a better-than-expected trade report from China provided support for investor sentiment.

  • Danger in Declaring Euro Zone Victory Prematurely: S&P Thursday, 10 Jan 2013 | 8:39 AM ET

    Ireland has returned to the debt markets, peripheral bond yields have fallen and equities have rallied to 22-month highs. What can possibly go wrong?