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  • Aussie Jumps, Euro Lifts, Korea Cuts

    Australians get to work and the euro bounces back — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Why Asia Can’t Pull Global Economy Out of Crisis

    Asian economies, which powered the global recovery following the 2008 financial crisis, are unlikely to pull the world out of its current slump, given the inadequate response from policymakers in the region, analysts told CNBC.

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    Greece and Spain drive the euro and Japan and South Korea shrink their swap — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • A bank teller counts 10,000 yen (118 USD) bank notes in Tokyo on September 22, 2010. The USD tumbled against the yen in Asia after the US Federal Reserve indicated it was prepared to take further measures to boost a faltering economic recovery. The USD fell to 84.80 yen in Tokyo morning trade, down from 85.15 yen in New York.

    Japan's current account surplus unexpectedly rose in August from a year earlier due to an increase in earnings on overseas investments, but sagging exports due to the faltering Chinese economy and Europe's debt crisis still cloud the outlook.

  • Euro Zone Must Live Up to Expectations: Pro

    Greg Gibbs, Senior Currency Strategist, RBS says the currency markets are waiting to see whether the euro zone follows through on its commitments, or if it's just full of hot air. He adds that many questions about the bloc still remain.

  • Base Metals to Pull Back

    Mike Harrowell, Senior Resources Analyst, BBY says that the QE boost to commodity prices does not reflect demand concerns and that base metals prices could be trading lower by end-December.

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    Investors fret over the global economy and Iran gets tough on currency traders — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Crowds crossing the famous Shibuya Crossing intersection at the centre of Shibuya's fashionable shopping and entertainment district, Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan.

    A territorial dispute with China, which has disrupted Japanese firms operating on the mainland and hurt exports, is expected to deal a significant blow to Japan’s economy, which is already losing its momentum and could contract in the fourth quarter, JPMorgan said

  • China-Japan Tensions

    Rajiv Biswas, Asia-Pacific Chief Economist at IHS Global Insight says that Chinese jobs could be at stake if Japanese firms move their factories elsewhere.

  • Money In Motion Web Extra

    Web-only advice and information for currency traders, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • The Buck Stops Here

    The final word from the currency pits, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Yen Intervention on the Way?

    Is another shakeup coming for Japan? The trade behind next month's Japanese elections, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders. Using currencies to profit.

  • Pros: Currency Market Sees Weak Earnings Season

    Earnings begin next week. The currency markets are flashing warnings heading into the earnings season, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders. Using currencies to profit.

  • Iran's Troubles Have Just Begun: Expert

    It was a tumultuous week for crude as Middle East tensions continued to rise. A look at crude's next move, with Hillary Mann Leverett, Stratega CEO, CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Money In Motion, October 5, 2012

    A detailed look at currency trading, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Merkel to Save Greece?

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel makes her first trip to Greece in five years. Should you buy the euro heading into next week's EU meeting, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money in Motion traders.

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    Europe for now has a grip on the debt crisis, this strategist says, and he is ready to trade the improving market mood.

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    A jobs report looms and South African unrest weighs on the rand — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Analyzing the Fed Minutes

    Gabriel De Kock, Head of U.S. FX Strategy, Morgan Stanley explains what the Fed may be trying to accomplish from its latest minutes. He thinks the Fed will need to make commitments that are longer than would be in most situations.

  • Trading Currencies Ahead of Jobs Report

    How traders are positioning themselves ahead of tomorrow's jobs report, with Kathy Lien, BK Asset Management; and the Fast Money traders discuss today's market pops and drops.