NEW YORK, July 29- The dollar dropped on Friday after data showed that the U.S. economy grew at a slower pace than expected in the second quarter, while the Japanese yen soared after the Bank of Japan's stimulus plans underwhelmed investors. U.S. gross domestic product increased at a 1.2 percent annual rate, the Commerce Department said. "There were some aspects of... » Read More
Web-only advice and information for currency traders, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
The man who predicted the euro breakup reveals his next big prediction for 2012, with CNBC's Melissa Lee, the Money In Motion traders and Jens Nordvig, global head of G10 FX strategy, Nomura Securities International, Inc.
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CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the latest developments from the EU Summit in Brussels. Did the EU do enough to avoid a downgrade? The reforms didn't do much to excite currency traders. What the summit means for the euro, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money in Motion traders.
Strategies abound for trading currencies, but here are some key mistakes you can avoid.
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With reports on payrolls, employment, capital spending, and construction, here's your data driven FX Fix.
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.
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Short euro positions hit a high and the Australian dollar gets a lift - it's time for your FX Fix.
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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.
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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.
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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.