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Jane Foley, senior currency strategist at Rabobank, explains why it should be an interesting week for sterling, and how a lot depends on dollar strength.
The U.S. dollar edged off three-year highs against major currencies on Monday but looked poised to resume gains after last week's strong U.S. jobs data.
The dollar touched a five-week high against the yen and a six-week peak against the euro on Friday on good U.S. jobs data.
Sandy Jadeja, chief market strategist at SignalPro, says focus is on the U.S. dollar right now, and explains that sterling will see much more pressure against the dollar in the coming month, before stabilizing.
Sam Hill, fixed income strategist at RBC, discusses European bonds following the ECB and BoE meetings and explains that core Europe is influenced by both domestic policy and Fed action.
Ashraf Laidi, chief global strategist at City Index, explains why he describes the impact of Carney and Draghi's statements on their respective currencies (GBP and EUR) as "carnage".
David Kuo, CEO at The Motley Fool Singapore says the ECB and the BOE are competing to lower their currencies with their new forward guidance plan.
Arnaud Gandon, CIO at Heptagon Capital, explains why he has cut his exposure to G7 government bonds, and sold emerging market debt and gold.
Adam Cole, head of currency strategy at RBC, explains that both the ECB and the Bank of England are trying to "divorce" policy from U.S. events and "manipulate" rates expectations lower.
In a prescient piece of research just hours before the ECB said it would keep rates low for an extended period of time, Goldman Sachs said the ECB could launch fresh monetary easing measures within months.
CNCB's Geoff Cutmore asks the ECB President Mario Draghi if the central bank should change its policy on guidance, as the Bank of England has done following Mark Carney's arrival.
Chris Turner, head of FX strategy at ING Financial Markets, tells CNBC that this is a classic rate protest from the Bank of England.
Marcus Ashworth, head of fixed income at Espirito Santo Investment Bank, tells CNBC that the Bank of England decision shows a more united monetary policy committee.
Geoffrey Yu, FX strategist at UBS, discusses the British pound and its reaction to Mark Carney's arrival at the head of the BoE.
Robert Wood, U.K. economist at Berenberg, highlights that one of the main change at the Bank of England will be that Mark Carney "communicates much more clearly" than what the BoE is used to.
Geoffrey Dicks, chief U.K. economist at Novus Capital Markets and Eric Lascelles, chief economist at RBC Global Asset MGMT, discuss the direction Mark Carney is likely to take at the head of the Bank of England.
The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), has launched a major inquiry into the way it lends money to small- and medium-sized businesses.
David Owen, managing director and chief European financial economist at Jefferies, talks about the U.K. economy following positive data and what the market expects of Mark Carney.
Andrew Angeli, senior associate at CBRE Global Investors, describes how London's housing market differs from the rest of the U.K.'s.
John Longworth, director general of the British Chamber of Commerce, tells CNBC that the most important message for new Bank of England Governor, Mark Carney, is to 'sort out access to finance'.