*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
The Swiss franc slumps, the yen powers on, and George Soros has some suggestions - time for your FX Fix.
The post-tsunami recovery of the Japanese economy is being hampered by the strong yen and the country needs a more concerted effort to get nuclear power stations up and running again, analysts told CNBC Monday.
In a week like the one just ended, it's worth giving up some pleasure to avoid more pain, these strategists say.
Discussing Italy's new austerity plan, and whether there is a double-dip to dunk the dollar, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money in Motion traders.
Tough talk from the Swiss works on the franc and debt worries dog the euro — it's time for your FX Fix.
Japan is monitoring the yen, and the Swiss are fed up with the franc - it's time for your FX Fix.
The dollar has held up nicely post-downgrade, and this strategist says the strength could continue.
The Bank of England is gloomy and the Swiss franc can't stop rising - it's your daily FX Fix.
Investors are hungry for good news from today's FOMC meeting. Here's what Ben Bernanke can — and can't — deliver.
The Swiss franc and yen are flying high as investors bail out of riskier currencies — it's time for your Tuesday FX Fix.
Now that Standard & Poor's has done the unthinkable, you need to know who might take the next ratings hit. Here's the list, and how to trade it.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the ECB buying Italian and Spanish bonds in an effort to reassure the markets, and a play on global currencies, with Andy Busch, BMO Capital Markets.
International intervention in foreign exchange markets may only give brief respite to countries that are fighting an "unwinnable war" against currency appreciation, analysts told CNBC.com.
The dollar deflates, the euro loses steam, and Moody's wants Japan to leave the yen alone - time for your FX Fix.
The sovereign debt crises on both sides of the Atlantic has created what some analysts are calling an "ugliness contest" between the U.S. dollar and the euro, and experts remain split on which of the two currencies are a safer bet.
Central banks have been busy in the currency markets. Here's how to profit when they wade in.
Which currencies look strong from a technical perspective? And which look weak, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders. Also, Fix My Trade: a caller asks about the yen against the dollar.
The Swiss National Bank and the Bank of Japan intervene to devalue their currencies. How you can profit from central bank intervention, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
Got whiplash? The euro is spiking on news of the European Central Bank's Italy support - for now.
Safe haven currencies are riding high again, and everything else is sagging - time for your Freaky Friday FX Fix.