*Yen near 15- month high despite Japan's verbal intervention. LONDON, Feb 12- Relative calm returned to world markets on Friday after a hurricane-force week that gave dollar/yen its biggest smashing since 2008, wiped billions off share prices and saw a stampede into top-rated government bonds and gold. Japan's Nikkei fell 5.4 percent, having been shut during...» Read More
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The euro has had a nice move up on reports of actual progress by European leaders on the debt crisis. But this strategist has other ideas.
The price of gold is due for a correction and this could be used as an entry point by investors eager to get exposure to the precious metal, while the dollar is likely to strengthen as there has been too much pessimism about it, famous investor Jim Rogers told CNBC Tuesday.
Short euro positions hit a high and the Australian dollar gets a lift - it's time for your FX Fix.
Now that the deficit supercommittee has packed it in, interesting trades are surfacing.
What a Super Committee failure could mean for the dollar, and how you can make money off it, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
Will Mario Draghi turn the ECB loose? Yields on Spanish, Italian and French debt spike. Making money off Draghi's next move, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money in Motion traders. And is gold losing its luster, with Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter.
Bank of England goes downbeat, and Eastern European currencies get punished - it's time for your FX Fix.
Weakness in the Japanese yen is ahead for the long-term, as a 40-year long-term cycle which has seen the yen's exchange rate appreciating against the dollar is about to see a major reversal, Ron William, a technical strategist at MIG Bank, told CNBC.com.
The euro tumbled against the yen on concerns about Europe's debt problem and the yen pushed higher against the dollar as well, sending Japanese export stocks skidding. Trading volumes were also low. Makiko Utsuda from The Nikkei has the details.
Will crude's sweet move continue, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders. And why you should avoid the Iraqi dinar.
The fate of the euro comes down to Italy, as the country holds a crucial austerity vote this Saturday, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money in Motion traders. The trade behind Italy's debt crisis.
Japan walks softly carrying its intervention stick, and Italy votes on austerity - it's time for your FX Fix.
Once again, Europe is making headlines, and once again, the euro is on the move. Here's a way to trade the impact of all the tumult.
Tired of trading the euro? This strategist has a play on two central banks' different market intervention efforts.
Jim Rickards, "Currency Wars" author, discusses which country is the biggest offender to currency manipulation.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on the confidence vote in the Greek Parliament. Doom & Gloom's Marc Faber weighs in, as well. Also, how turmoil in Greece has created hidden trades in the currency market, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
Currency trading on macro trends has been difficult this year, and this strategist says 2012 will be no better. Here's how to cope.
Paul Mackel, head of Asia currency research at HSBC, expects the U.S. dollar to weaken on concerns for the fiscal dynamics in the United States.
Greece's referendum angers euro-zone leaders and the Fed meeting presses on the buck - it's time for your FX Fix.