Canada cut rates this week while a U.S. policy transition is already sending ripples around the world at the same time tumbling commodities prices are biting into growth.
Central bankers compete with earnings headlines Thursday, and the earnings may actually be packing more surprises.
Cantab Capital Partners' main hedge fund gained 13.4 percent over January, instantly making it a top-performing hedge fund for 2015.
After years of carefully telegraphing their outlooks to the market, central bankers are loosening up with surprise parties, with Singapore the latest to jump in.
Commodity currencies may face a race to the bottom as the Bank of Canada's surprise rate cut may pressure Australia's central bank to follow suit.
With the Bank of Canada prepared to loosen monetary policy further, coupled with a strengthening greenback, the loonie will see further downside, says Paul Mackel, Head of Asia Currency Research at HSBC.
At Davos 2015, Joe Oliver, Minister of Finance in Canada talks about the Canadian economy and why the Bank of Canada cut its interest rates.
David Rodriguez, Quantitative Strategist at DailyFX, explains why he thinks shorting the Canadian dollar is a profitable trade.
There's a big money mystery in Canada. Some Canadians believe the Bank of Canada has added a maple syrup scent to its new plastic money.
Greg Clark, financial secretary to the UK Treasury talks to CNBC about the appointment of Mark Carney and why he was chosen.
Nick Parsons, head of strategy at National Australia Bank, tells CNBC that Mark Carney's successful tenure with the Bank of Canada makes him an excellent appointment to governor of the Bank of England.
A high-profile job with a hefty salary, travel, and an almost guaranteed knighthood (unless you really mess up) will be advertised in The Economist this week.
Earnings season is coming, and currencies can help you assess how the stock market will fare.
Looking for a way to trade on first quarter earnings? This strategist has a plan for you.
Don't look now, but the Canadian dollar could soon have its wings clipped.
Iceland's Progressive Party wants to stop trying to join the euro and adopt the Canadian dollar instead.
Efforts to improve liquidity in the world's financial markets 'psychologically' important, Louise Cooper of BGC Partners says.
A triple whammy this morning: China, coordinated central bank action, and better than expected ADP report.
The world's major central banks unleashed coordinated action Wednesday to ease the increasing strains on the global financial system, a move that sent stock markets up sharply.
The Canadian dollar often rises when risk appetites are high - but this strategist says it's a safe haven against the messes in the U.S. and Europe.