TOKYO, Feb 5- The dollar steadied in Asian trading on Friday but remained on track for weekly losses, as investors braced for U.S. employment figures later in the session for the latest clues on the outlook for the Federal Reserve's monetary tightening path. "The charts suggest the short dollar/yen trade is still the advantageous trend trade, but with the non-farm...» Read More
South Korea on Thursday dismissed as "inappropriate" recent remarks by Japan's top trade negotiator that Seoul was trying to keep the won cheap and that such efforts posed a serious challenge to Japanese firms.
Bill Ackman's idea that the Hong Kong dollar will appreciate by as much as 30 percent against the US dollar got a strong reaction at the Delivering Alpha conference and on Twitter this afternoon.
Long dollar positions are growing, especially against the euro. That could get interesting as the FOMC meeting nears.
Greece's problems are scaring everybody in the euro zone, but the Bulgarians still want in - it's time for your FX Fix.
CNBC's Maria Bartiromo questioned Frederic Oudea, Societe Generale chairman & CEO, regarding exposure to the debt crisis and rumors about the company's capitalization.
Breaking down a currency trade from start to finish, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders. Also, how you can profit from the $4 trillion currency market, and getting short the Australian dollar.
The euro is in free fall as panic over Europe heats up. Discussing how low the euro will go, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money in Motion traders. Will the Greeks get the boot from the Eurozone?
Currency intervention gains steam, economic reports lose it - it's time for your FX fix.
Some analysts believe the euro could be heading to a new lower range, as Europe grapples with its peripheral debt crisis.
The Swiss 'peg' is mostly holding as traders hunt for alternatives — it's time for your FX Fix.
With the Swiss franc tumbling after the central bank's intervention, you need a Plan B for a safe haven. Here's a ranking of your options.
Given the Swiss National Bank's pegging or linking their currency to the EUR at 1.2000 (+10% from spot), the market is now starting to believe there is a possibility that the Bank of Japan will do something similar with the Japanese yen.
The Swiss National Bank (SNB) came out fighting Tuesday, announcing its intention to set a minimum exchange rate for the Swiss franc against the euro, in a move which sent European shares and the price of gold up.
The Swiss National Bank strikes back and European officials talk togetherness - it's time for your FX Fix.
Japan's Nikkei 225 index fell to a two and half year low on Tuesday as foreign investors sold blue-chip stocks exposed to growth in Europe and the U.S. One strategist said things are likely to get worse for Japan's major exporters, and instead he recommends investors buy companies that depend on domestic growth — many of which are mid-caps.
The final word from the currency pits, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
With the fed out of bullets, can the ECB save the global economy? The currency trade behind next week's ECB meeting, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money in Motion traders. And will the Bank of Japan intervene again when it meets next week?
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Brazil slashes interest rates and manufacturing reports disappoint in Europe and Britain — it's time for your Thursday FX Fix.
Despite your best intentions, some trades inevitably hit their stops - especially in these choppy markets. A MIM reader asked what do...so here's what I found.