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  • Euro inches up after EU elections Monday, 26 May 2014 | 9:47 AM ET
    What New Euro Zone Bailout Bond Tells Us

    The euro recovered early losses on Monday after European election results saw gains for Eurosceptics but did not deliver a serious domestic blow to some European governments.

  • BoJ to become 'more aggressive': Pro Monday, 26 May 2014 | 5:30 AM ET
    BoJ to become 'more aggressive': Pro

    Camilla Sutton, chief currency strategist, at Scotiabank, says dollar/yen should move higher throughout the year as the Bank of Japan becomes "more aggressive."

  • European markets close: Euro weakens Friday, 23 May 2014 | 11:25 AM ET
    European markets close: Euro weakens

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including an upgrade to Greek and Spanish debt, and a fall in Italian retail sales.

  • Euro hammered to 3-month lows on data, vote fears Friday, 23 May 2014 | 9:06 AM ET

    The euro fell to a three-month low against the dollar after a soft German business sentiment survey added pressure on the ECB.

  • Here's why to be optimistic about stocks Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 3:27 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks approach record highs as geopolitical tensions ease and interest rates sit near lows.

  • European markets close: Germany grows Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 11:25 AM ET
    European markets close: Germany grows

    CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including growth in Germany, but a slip in French PMI.

  • Low volume and volatility are bad? Traders say yes Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 10:04 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on April 11, 2014

    Active traders are getting chopped up by a market that lacks direction or any clear trend.

  • Strong data bounces euro off lows Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 8:59 AM ET

    Robust expansion in Germany led the euro off lows, but growing expectations the ECB will ease monetary policy next week kept gains muted.

  • Is the dollar to blame for Nikkei’s fall? Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 7:06 PM ET

    Despite Japan's tax hike and failure to push through reforms, some analysts believe the U.S. dollar is the real culprit for the Nikkei's fall.

  • European markets close: 3 things working Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 11:25 AM ET
    European markets close: 3 things working

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the Bank of England edging towards rate hikes.

  • Retail results show all that glitters isn't gold Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 10:15 AM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    After a batch of new earnings reports, the overall trend remains the same: disappointing.

  • Dollar dips against the yen after FOMC minutes Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 9:05 AM ET

    The Federal Reserve released minutes from its last meeting, where it discussed the procedures for hiking interest rates.

  • Sterling is 15% overvalued: Pro Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 1:15 AM ET
    Sterling is 15% overvalued: Pro

    Henry Dixon, U.K. equity portfolio manager at GLG, and Chris Turner, head of FX strategy at ING Financial Markets, discuss the strength of sterling and whether it is time to take profits.

  • Will the ECB shoot itself in the foot? Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 8:58 PM ET

    The ECB is expected to "shock and awe" with an easing package, but some analysts worry one potential move - a negative deposit rate - may backfire.

  • Danger of investing in inverse and leveraged ETFs Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 2:59 PM ET

    It's very risky to hold leveraged and inverse exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in the medium- and long-term.

  • European markets close: US tax cheats remain secret Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 11:25 AM ET
    European markets close: US tax cheats remain secret

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including Portuguese and Italian yields moving higher.

  • Aussie hammered by iron ore drop Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 10:46 AM ET

    The Australian dollar fell more than half a percent, on a slide in prices of iron ore, one of the country's biggest exports.

  • Alibaba, JD set to duke it out in battle of IPOs Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 8:50 AM ET

    While everyone is waiting for Alibaba to announce pricing terms, rival JD.com is set to go public this week.

  • What housing trends mean for currencies Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 1:20 AM ET
    What housing trends mean for currencies

    Kiran Kowshik, currency strategist at BNP Paribas, and Richard Kelly, head of European rates and FX research at TD Securities, discuss the effect housing trends have on the foreign exchange market and which currencies to buy.

  • Stock market midday: Steady as she goes Monday, 19 May 2014 | 1:59 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks advance as Putin orders troops pull back from Ukraine and lack of any negative headlines.