August 30, 2013 The leader says he believes the currency, which has fallen by 15 percent since May, is undervalued, but that the drop doesn't mean the economy is 'going down a hill'.
January 9, 2013 The man said to be President Obama's choice to be the next Treasury secretary has a very loopy, quite unusual signature. If he's confirmed, his John Hancock goes on U.S. currency. See what that might look like.
August 22, 2012 A gritty, black-and-white look at how U.S. money was printed at the turn of the 20th century.
August 3, 2011 The currency of Switzerland has soared to record highs against the U.S. dollar and the euro. Investors have rushed to buy Swiss francs, seeing them as a safe haven. And that has the Swiss government worried, as a stronger franc also makes exports more expensive.
March 4, 2011 Replacing the U.S. $1 note with a coin could save the government around $5.5 billion over 30 years, according to a new report. The GAO says Canada and Britain figured out how to encourage people to use coins instead of paper money: take the paper money away.
June 21, 2010 China's currency move cheered world financial markets but doubts remained about how far officials there would allow their currency to strengthen.