Forex

Gold, Silver Fall as Euro Leaders Set to Meet

New measures to be planned as the EU is effectively experiencing its second recession of the past four years. More 

Strong Rally in Gold, Silver as Euro Weakens Further

Gold and silver were solidy higher Thursday even as the euro slipped lower versus the dollar and weekly U.S. unemployment claims were unchanged. More 

Gold Recovers as Euro Jitters Ease

Gold and silver were recovering Thursday morning amid a positive report on U.S. unemployment and easing concerns across the Atlantic. Miners were a mixed bag. More 

Gold, Silver Take Hits After FOMC Meeting

The meeting's minutes are released, and the dollar/euro exchange rate is adjusted. More 

Central Banks Join the Gold-Buying Binge

But for central banks to get back to their 1980s' average would require a 15-fold increase in gold's value, and private buyers are far more voracious. More 

Brazil: Currency Is Key for Vale

Dealing with exchange rates is one of the things that makes trading in foreign stocks both exciting and complex. Last year Brazil led the way in complexity — and now the excitement may have a chance to catch up. It’s best to think of any non-dollar investment as a two-for-one trade. In theory, buying into... More 

Futures Offer a Fast and Liquid Market

A primer on futures options with a focus on the CBOE S&P 500 Index Options (CBOE: SPX) and the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSE: SPY). More