The euro languished at one-year lows, following an aimless session overnight with market activity severely hampered by a holiday in the United States.» Read More
The plot thickens even more this weekend as European finance ministers meet to work out the terms of a rescue plan for Portugal. Brian Kelly, Kanundrum Capital, tells viewers why the Euro contagion was contained, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
A weekly look at currency trading and how to profit from it, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
The currency markets have never been hotter as world headlines create opportunities everywhere. Also, what's the trade if the government shutdown is avoided, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
The yen is continuing its slide as the Bank of Japan meets, but an expected European Central Bank action is having the opposite effect. Time for your daily FX Fix.
How currency traders are playing the economic recovery. And a look at the peso/yen trade, as well as the euro and the British pound, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
It's looking like an especially dynamic year for the currency market, so you might want to check out a new generation of low-cost, online foreign exchange trading platforms.
What do you do when the ugly get uglier and you are looking for a profit in the currency markets?
Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, says he's buying Australian, New Zealand and Canadian dollars, even with the government turmoil across the northern border.
Want to use currencies to trade on pending deals? Here's how.
From Portugal to Ireland, nothing has dented the euro's surprising strength. And in Canada, even a no-confidence vote hasn't jarred the Canadian dollar. Here's how to trade them.
The Canadian dollar is weaker after a no-confidence vote toppled the conservative Harper government.
The past week saw plenty of action in the currency markets, but commodities went on a ride as well. From "Money In Motion", tips on using currencies to trade commodities.
Risk-on investors are back in action, and the euro is riding high — it's time for your FX Fix.
Japan is Hawaii's second largest market for tourists behind the US mainland. Last year, 1.2 million Japanese came to the islands and spent $1.9 billion, according to the state tourism officials. Now, all of this is threatened.
As investors have rushed to safe-haven currencies, the Canadian and Australian dollars have been hit hard - maybe too hard.
It's a bad day to hold a risky currency, but anyone with Swiss francs, or even yen, is sitting pretty right now. It's time for your FX Fix.
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.
Thanks to higher oil prices and a gradually improving U.S. economic outlook, the Canadian dollar is riding high.
What a difference a day makes: The dollar is not in freefall for a change, and the euro is slipping. It's time for your daily FX Fix.
The Canadian dollar has room to rise - but not because of spiking oil prices.