Despite fears Kaisa's bond default may herald of a wave of more to come from China, the developer's troubles may be more of a one-off soap opera.
The dollar rose broadly, with the euro sliding more than half a percent against the U.S currency, on growing concern that Greece may default on debts.
The dollar index traded slightly lower in late-afternoon Friday as the euro extended its gains.
Richard Harris, chief executive of Port Shelter Investment Management, says difficulties in the convertibility of the renminbi remain as obstacles to the currency's inclusion in the SDR currency basket.
Jim Rickards, chief global strategist at West Shore Funds, explains why the topic about including the yuan in SDR's basket could steal the limelight at upcoming IMF and World Bank meetings.
The dollar was on track for its biggest daily decline against a basket of major currencies in nearly two weeks on Thursday.
The dollar traded lower across the board after an earlier rebound versus the euro amid the ECB's reiteration of its dovish stance on monetary policy.
One closely-watched financial analyst has launched a scathing attack on the country's finances and predicted another crisis for its currency.
The financial risks of a surge in U.S. oil production - and the ensuing price drop - could hit emerging markets hard.
Dominic Schnider , head, Commodity & APAC Forex at UBS Wealth Management, explains why weakness in the Chinese economy hurts currencies like the Australian dollar.
Despite the persisting slowdown, China remains the fastest-growing economy in the world, says John Rutledge, chief investment strategist at SAFANAD.
The dollar tumbled after five straight days of gains, as investors took advantage of weaker-than-expected retail sales to lighten hefty positions.
Rebecca Patterson, Bessemer Trust CIO, and Barbara Reinhard, Credit Suisse, discuss how cheap oil and a strong dollar are taking a toll on corporate earnings. Also a look at the likely fallout if China devalues the yuan.
The dollar rose against the euro in a continuation of last week's bets that the Fed will hike interest rates in the coming months.
The euro slumped for a fifth straight session against the dollar on Friday to a 3-1/2 week low as falling European interest rates.
The dollar traded higher on Wednesday after the release of the Federal Reserve's FOMC meeting minutes.
The greenback recovered as trading desks returned to full strength and underlying trends for its continued rise reappeared.
The dollar cut early losses but continued to feel the carry-over effects of a disappointing U.S. jobs report from Friday.
The dollar fell for a second straight day, as investors pared back hefty positions ahead of a U.S. non-farm payrolls report.
The dollar fell at the start of the second quarter on disappointing data on U.S. manufacturing and jobs growth.