The dollar rose against a basket of major currencies on Friday as investors bet U.S. interest rates would rise more quickly than expected.» Read More
A Greek aid deal briefly lifts the euro and the OECD issues a warning — it's time for your FX Fix.
Toby Lawson, Head of Financial Futures & Options and Cash Equities, at Newedge Asia Pacific explains the reforms China has undertaken to develop its futures market. He says full liberalization of the yuan is essential for more progress.
Think the fiscal cliff has been priced into currency markets? Think again, this strategist says.
Nick Verdi, Director of FX Strategy Asia Pacific ex-Japan, Barclays, says Japan's elections will continue to drive the yen in the near term, but U.S. fundamentals will be the real push to take dollar-yen to the 86 level.
Risk appetite is on the rise and the Bank of India is ready to move — it's time for your FX Fix.
Discussing China's new leader Xi Jinping, with Peter Navarro, Professor of Economics and Public Policy.
Michael McCarthy, Chief Market Strategist, CMC Markets says that Chinese equities will do well as recent economic data have been positive.
Michael McCarthy, Chief Market Strategist, CMC Markets says that the current market pull-back is an opportunity to buy stocks. But investors should practice caution.
Robert Safian, Editor-in-Chief, Fast Company explains what it means to belong to Generation Flux. He says firms need to pair efficiency with adaptability in order to stay successful.
Haiyan Wang, Managing Partner, China-India Institute does not expect any drastic policy changes under the new leadership but rather, a continuation of existing measures.
As Washington scrambles to avoid the "fiscal cliff," some leaders of China are committed to never allowing their country to fall into the same financial trap.
Politics roil the yen and a Bank of England forecast sinks the pound — it's time for your FX Fix.
Richard Yetsenga, Head of Global Markets Research at ANZ, says Europe's crisis increasingly looks chronic with the weak growth outlook dampening any quick solutions and suggests investors sell the single currency at 1.27.
Northern European economies feel a chill and China reins in the yuan — it's time for your FX Fix.
Donna Kwok, greater China economist at HSBC, says that data all around the globe--Chinese data being no exception--are revised all the time. The main thing is to focus on the trends and more importantly the sequential trend.
The President and Congress will not be able to raise taxes—be those on the wealthiest of the wealthy or anyone else—and cut spending without risking a second recession, deeper and more painful than the Great Recession.
John Hudak, Fellow, Governance Studies, Brookings Institution says that the deceleration is over in China and the new leadership recognize that double digit growth is not possible.
The dollar drags on Obama's win and the euro sags on German gloom — it's time for your FX Fix.
The Hong Kong dollar is the solution to China’s currency problem. Over the last few weeks the territory’s monetary authority has had to intervene in markets to stop the currency from rising against the U.S. dollar. Some HK$14.3 billion ($1.85 billion) has been spent to preserve the peg. In these times of economic uncertainty, the need for an investable hard currency is so intense that even our little Hong Kong dollar is seen by some as a safe haven.
An Obama re-election will only fuel corporate America’s fears as it holds back on investing in the country amid a stalemate over the “fiscal cliff” and lack of clarity over tax rates, billionaire investor Wilbur Ross told CNBC.