NEW YORK, July 29- The dollar dropped on Friday after data showed that the U.S. economy grew at a slower pace than expected in the second quarter, while the Japanese yen soared after the Bank of Japan's stimulus plans underwhelmed investors. U.S. gross domestic product increased at a 1.2 percent annual rate, the Commerce Department said. "There were some aspects of... » Read More
The Norwegian crown sank to its weakest in more than a decade against the U.S. dollar on Friday, a day after Norway's central bank cut rates.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including stocks falling 5 percent in one week.
It was a rough night for the IPO business.
is China poised to become the dominate economic global player? CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on China's outlook and takes a look at Russia's prospects.
Todd Elmer, Currency Strategist at Citi, describes the factors that will give the greenback a boost moving forward.
Dominic Bunning, FX Strategist at HSBC, says the Australian dollar is on a downward trend due to market factors like weak commodities, rather than rhetoric from the RBA.
On Friday, the Australian dollar hovered near multi-year lows after Reserve Bank of Australia governor Glenn Stevens said in an interview that the currency is "most appropriate" at 75 U.S. cents.
The dollar was boosted by strong U.S. retail sales numbers and declining jobless claims, suggesting the US economy may get a rate hike next year.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports on all the market moving events in Europe today.
Market conditions are not ideal as companies try to push through IPOs before the year ends.
Saktiandi Supaat, Head of Global FX Strategy at Maybank, discusses the movements of the Asian FX market and explains why the SGD/MYR cross will make further gains moving forward.
An election sweep for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe this weekend looks like a safe bet, but some are betting that the consequences for Japan could be calamitous.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a record low for the 10-year German bund and expectations for ECB QE.
The euro edged higher against the dollar, but investors remained nervous over an uncertain political situation in Greece.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on weakness in both the Russian and Venezuelan bond market as oil prices continue to pressure government bonds.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the plunge in Greek stocks as worries surface Greece could exit the euro.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a plunge for Greek stocks.
The Shanghai Composite recorded its biggest drop in about five years as the oil price slide continued to weigh on Middle East indices.
The yen rose strongly on Tuesday as a further drop in oil prices hit risk appetite.
Emerging market currencies will be "more volatile" as we go into 2015, says Luis Costa, head of CEEMEA FX and rates strategy at Citi.