The dollar was slightly firmer advancing against the euro and sterling in thin trade with several key financial centers shut for holidays.» Read More
In countries where politicians or other special interest groups control monetary policy, hyperinflation remains a very real possibility.
In the past 8 months housing prices have risen 30 percent while sales volumes have dropped 70 percent. In other words, people buying homes can afford them. There is no panic selling like in the US or Dubai because rules in place for years have prevented the kind of speculation that was rampant in America, where people bought multiple homes with zero down.
CNBC's Eamon Javers takes a look at what investors should watch for during the U.S. & China key trade talks.
Dramatic headlines on US debt and fears over a Greek restructuring of debt are not worrying one investor, who tells CNBC investors should be focusing on some good news from China, not on the wall of worry.
The dollar is rallying as risk appetite wanes, and the pound is getting punished for weak manufacturing data. Time again for your FX Fix.
China’s willingness to fund the US current account deficit in return for a market for its goods has been one of the defining economic relationships of our time but one analyst believes the monetary stand-off is approaching end game.
Risk is in fashion and the U.S. dollar is not, but it's anchors aweigh for the Aussie — time for your Thursday FX Fix.
Stocks rallied hard on positive earnings news Wednesday and will likely key off of Thursday's quarterly reports, but the pre-open weekly jobless claims will also be a major factor.
Remember how Standard & Poor's rattled everybody by going negative on U.S. debt? Currency traders are so over that. Your daily FX Fix, right here.
Nouriel Roubini has argued China's economy will suffer a hard landing after 2013. He reasons its 47 percent fixed investment share of GDP, 30 percent savings rates, and low wages will cause a deflationary spiral much like in Japan.
How to use currencies as a hedge against inflation, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
The dollar demise continues as dollar devaluing pushes the greenback to multi-year lows. How to trade a weakening dollar, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders. Also, a currency trader's playbook, from the annual meeting of the IMF.
China will release its closely-watched inflation data this Friday. According to a Thomson Reuters poll, consumer price index (CPI) for March is expected to tick higher to 5.2 percent from a year earlier, compared to 4.9 percent in February, year-on-year. However, one China market expert thinks the CPI is likely to surprise on the downside.
A new report from the Bank for International Settlements suggests that nearly all reserve currencies may be poised to depreciate.
The dollar got a lift after the government stayed open, and the New Zealand dollar is hitting new highs. It's time for your FX Fix.
Taking a cue from the larger economy, which is looking to make the transition from quantity to quality, China’s four biggest banks have decided to slow down growth and focus instead on better profit margins.
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.
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.
A weekly look at currency trading and how to profit from it, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
Asian central banks are intervening to stem their currencies' rise, but risk-on investors are not deterred. Get your daily FX Fix right here.