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Safe haven currencies are riding high again, and everything else is sagging - time for your Freaky Friday FX Fix.
Are investors overly pessimistic? Perspective on fear permeating the markets, with James Paulsen, Wells Capital Management; Tim Courtney, Burns Advisory Group, and Mark Olson, Treliant Risk Advisors co-chairman.
Mark Hibbs, MD & Porfolio Manager at Gen2 Partners Japan KK, expects the Japanese government to keep on interneving in the currency markets in order to lessen pressure on the Yen.
Richard Yetsenga, Global Head of FX Strategy at ANZ, thinks medium term investors should wait and sell the dollar at a higher level.
Where can investors hide when central banks target safe havens? Hens Nordvig, head of G10 Fx Strategy at Nomura, weighs in.
Safe-haven Swiss francs and yen got caught in a currency squall when those central banks intervened. Here's what to expect next.
Insight on the currency wars and how to play it, with Rebecca Patterson, JP Morgan, and CNBC's Kayla Tausche has the story on Kraft's plans to split into two companies and what it means to investors, with Scott Mushkin, Jefferies & Company.
Japan acts to take the yen lower and Turkey resets everything — time for your central bank FX Fix.
Japan is acting to tame the Yen, with Nick Bennenbrook, Wells Fargo, who says the Yen will get weaker but it doesn't necessarily mean that it won't reverse that move later on.
Lee Wai Tuck, Currency Markets Strategist at Forecast talks about Japan's intervention.
Ed Ponsi, Managing Director at Barchetta Capital Management, says the effects of yen intervention and the increase of Swiss interest rate will not last because of the tremendous of pressure to sell the U.S. dollar.
A Swiss rate cut dents the franc and Europeans go shopping — it's time for your FX Fix.
As other currencies look more risky, could the yen become a safe haven? Simon Smith, chief economist at FxPro thinks not. "Things turn quite quickly when investors lose confidence... you know that that's coming at some point (in Japan) and do you want to be in front of that steamroller when it happens?" he told CNBC.
Analysts are predicting that Japan will intervene to slow down the yen as early as this week.
Discussing currency trends and where investor are seeking safe haven, with Win Thin, Brown Brothers Harriman, and CNBC's Sue Herera.
Has the U.S. dollar hit bottom? Discussing global currency trades, with Rebecca Patterson, JPMorgan chief markets strategist, and Scott Minerd, Guggenheim Partners CIO. Also, CNBC's Eamon Javers with an update on the Senate debt limit vote.
South Korea diversifies reserves away from the dollar, and Australia's central bank stays pat — it's time for your FX Fix.
Nick Verdi, VP, FX Strategy at Barclays Capital, says the weak U.S. dollar continues to give more strength to Yen.
Callum Henderson, Global Head of FX Research at Standard Chartered, says Asian currencies, especially Yen, benefit from the weak U.S. dollar.
Pffffft! Even a deal on the debt ceiling only lifts the dollar briefly - it's time for your FX Fix.