Archive Money in Motion


  • Aussie Jumps, Euro Lifts, Korea Cuts

    Optimism lifts the euro and China lets the yuan lift — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • The dollar got a lift after the government stayed open, and the New Zealand dollar is hitting new highs. It's time for your FX Fix.

  • Money In Motion: 'Relief Rally' for Euro?

    "The fact that that the ECB left rates on hold and the euro has held up here, it leads me to believe that we'll get a nice relief rally," says Andrew Busch, BMO Capital Markets.

  • Trading Ahead of Bank of England Meeting

    The FMHR traders share their favorite currency and stock trades ahead of the Bank of England's meeting.

  • US Capitol Building with cash

    With just hours to go before the federal government could shut down, here's how to trade this very unusual event risk.

  • Greece is back in the headlines in the wake of a visit by Germany's Angela Merkel. Here's how one expert sees the euro zone's troubles resolving.

  • Emerging market central banks keep trying to keep their currencies down, but it's a fight they can't win.

  • Money In Motion: Trading the RBA Decision

    Amelia Bourdeau, Westpac Institutional, explains why she is focused on a key policy decision from Australia's central bank later tonight.

  • Asian central banks are intervening to stem their currencies' rise, but risk-on investors are not deterred. Get your daily FX Fix right here.

  • Weakness Ahead for the Yen?

    While currency investors have been busy monitoring the euro zone mess, downward pressure has been building on the yen.

  • United States Federal Reserve

    Just because the European Central Bank raised interest rates today to stave off inflation, don't expect the Fed to take a similar tack with U.S. rates, these strategists say.

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    The euro is overvalued despite the European Central Bank's rate hike, and the yen is rich as well, this strategist says.

  • Aussie Jumps, Euro Lifts, Korea Cuts

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

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    The US government is careening towards a shutdown as Democrats and Republicans can't agree on a 2011 budget plan. I believe a shutdown will occur.

  • Money In Motion: Trading the Euro's Rebound

    A currency play on the euro and Japanese yen, with Amelia Bourdeau, Westpac Institutional Bank.

  • Portugal throws in the towel, the Bank of England holds steady, and the European Central Bank tightens its purse strings — it's time for your Eurocentric FX Fix.

  • What to Trade While Spain Stalls

    Spain has been stalling in asking for a bailout, and this strategist sees the euro stalling as well — so she has another trade in mind.

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    Traders are so certain the European Central Bank will raise interest rates tomorrow that any indication of dovishness will hurt the euro, this strategist says.

  • Money in Motion: The EUR/CAD Trade

    Amelia Bourdeau, Westpac Institutional Bank, with a currency play on strong economic data coming out of Canada.

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    A federal government shutdown might not dent the dollar too badly, especially if it's short. But when the debt-ceiling debate rolls around, watch out.

About Money in Motion

  • Foreign exchange: It’s the largest and most liquid market in the world by far, with $4 trillion changing hands daily. Now, more than ever before, currencies are emerging as the everyday investor’s weapon of choice in the battle to gain an edge. That’s why there has never been a better time to learn FX trading from the pros — and CNBC’s Money in Motion Currency Trading is there to show you the way. ur job is simple: to teach you how to harness the power of currencies — so you can get in on some of the most exciting action in trading today.