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It's not enough that the German court gave mixed signals to the euro. Now the technical patterns aren't looking so good either.
The Swiss National Bank and the German courts have changed the outlook for the euro - but it's still cloudy.
The Swiss 'peg' is mostly holding as traders hunt for alternatives — it's time for your FX Fix.
The Swiss central bank's decision to set a limit on how much the Swiss franc can appreciate against the euro is "a huge mistake," investor Jim Rogers, chairman of Rogers Holdings, told CNBC.com on Wednesday.
"The Japanese Yen is being used by people as the last resort," Seijiro Takeshita, director at Mizuho International, told CNBC.
Are traders gaming Europe's financial problems? Brian Kelly, Brian Kelly Capital weighs in on how to play the euro.
A look at today's market movers, with CNBC's Seema Mody, Rick Santelli and Sharon Epperson.
Just as talk had begun to intensify about a gold bubble building, the metal got another boost Tuesday when the Swiss National Bank announced measures to decrease the value of the franc.
With the Swiss franc tumbling after the central bank's intervention, you need a Plan B for a safe haven. Here's a ranking of your options.
Given the Swiss National Bank's pegging or linking their currency to the EUR at 1.2000 (+10% from spot), the market is now starting to believe there is a possibility that the Bank of Japan will do something similar with the Japanese yen.
The Swiss National Bank (SNB) came out fighting Tuesday, announcing its intention to set a minimum exchange rate for the Swiss franc against the euro, in a move which sent European shares and the price of gold up.
The Swiss National Bank strikes back and European officials talk togetherness - it's time for your FX Fix.
Speaking of the SNB's decision to peg the Swiss Franc to the Euro, Julia Coronado, North America chief economist at BNP Paribas, told CNBC, "There are a lot of tensions in the currency world right now, and as we have seen, it is not always easy to effectively have control over that."
The Swiss central bank has started to buy French and German government debt from the markets to try to bring the Swiss franc down, Dow Jones newswire wrote on Saturday, quoting a report by German newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung.
The Swiss franc is up, the euro is off, and everyone's on edge for the jobs report - time for your Freaky Friday FX Fix.
Dismal news is sending the euro tumbling - but that doesn't mean you should jump in on weakness.
The Swiss step back and Fed watchers are busy - time for your Wednesday FX Fix.
Worries about Western Europe have spilled into countries in Central and Eastern Europe and the region's fate is tightly linked to that of its main exporting market, Wike Groenenberg, head of CEEMEA strategy at Citi, told CNBC on Wednesday.
The real safe haven currency is about to stand up, this strategist says.
Recession warnings sting, Italian debt gets no love, and the euro's in a funk.