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  • The euro rose for a second straight day against the dollar as risk sentiment improved after a major U.S. stock index surged to all-time highs.

  • Euro Stays Low as ECB Rate-Cut Speculation Grows Monday, 4 Mar 2013 | 2:28 PM ET

    The euro remained near a 2 1/2-month low on Monday on rising expectations that euro zone economic worries could prompt the European Central Bank to cut interest rates.

  • Dollar Index at Six-Month High as Euro Stumbles Friday, 1 Mar 2013 | 4:05 PM ET

    The dollar rose to a six-month high against a basket of currencies, buoyed by gains against the euro on growing evidence the U.S. economy was showing signs of improving.

  • Euro Takes Hit on Uncertainty in US and Italy Thursday, 28 Feb 2013 | 5:22 PM ET
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    Stalemate in the United States over automatic government spending cuts due to take effect March 1 and an inconclusive election in Italy undermined the euro on Thursday.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Euro Hits Six-Week Trough on Lower ECB Loan Pay-Back Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 5:03 PM ET

    The euro hit a six-week low against the dollar Friday, heading for a third straight week of losses, after the European Central Bank said banks will repay less than half the expected amount of loans.

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  • Currency Flows Surge as Big Investors Return Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 7:33 AM ET

    After several lackluster years, the $5 trillion foreign exchange market has bolted back to life with institutional investors leading the charge and banks standing to gain from the activity.

  • Euro Tumbles on Euro Zone Worries, Italian Uncertainty Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 4:59 PM ET

    The euro dropped to a six-week low against the dollar and a three-week trough against the yen Thursday in the wake of data showing a struggling euro zone economy.

  • Dollar Jumps After Release of Fed Minutes Wednesday, 20 Feb 2013 | 5:56 PM ET

    The dollar jumped to a four-week high after minutes from the Federal Reserve's last meeting suggested policymakers may have to slow or stop buying assets before seeing the pick-up in hiring.

  • Pound Slides, Kiwi Tumbles, Aussie Slips Wednesday, 20 Feb 2013 | 8:03 AM ET

    Hints of potential new pro-stimulus sentiment at the Bank of England weigh on the pound and intervention talk pulls down the kiwi - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Yen Reverses Losses After Mixed Signals From Japan Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013 | 5:40 PM ET

    The yen rose Tuesday as disagreement between Japanese officials raised doubts over how aggressively Japan will ease its monetary policy.

  • The Swiss Franc-Yen Rate Debate  Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013 | 12:45 AM ET

    Brendan Brown, Head of Research at Mitsubishi UFJ Securities International says Japan and Switzerland share many similarities in their economies, so the CHFJPY cross always returns to the 100 level.

  • Yen Sags as G20 OK with Japan Reflation Effort Monday, 18 Feb 2013 | 5:06 PM ET

    The yen weakened across the board on Monday after Japan escaped direct criticism from its G-20 peers on its bold reflationary plans that have weakened the currency.

  • Did G-20 Give Markets Green Light to Sell Yen? Sunday, 17 Feb 2013 | 7:32 PM ET
  • Australian Treasurer  Wayne Swan

    Australian Treasurer Wayne Swan dismissed talk of a 'currency war' in an interview with CNBC, but concedes that a strong Australian dollar is a concern for an economy that's heavily reliant on mining exports.

  • G-20 Defuses 'Currency War,' Japan Off the Hook Saturday, 16 Feb 2013 | 12:56 AM ET

    The Group of 20 nations declared on Saturday there would be no 'currency war' and deferred plans to set new debt-cutting targets in an indication of concern about the fragile state of the world economy.

  • Yen Falls on Perception Japan Won't Be Taken to Task Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 5:35 PM ET

    The yen fell Friday after three days of gains against the U.S. dollar and the euro as a draft statement from the G-20 did not single out Japan trying to weaken its currency.

  • What Currency War? Move Along, G-20 Leaders Say Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 6:49 AM ET

    As G-20 finance chiefs from around the world meet on Friday to discuss fears of competitive currency devaluations, policymakers told CNBC that talk of a currency war was misplaced and discussions should instead focus on a how to heal the still fragile global economy.