LONDON, July 27- Reports of a larger than previously expected fiscal stimulus plan for Japan had the yen back on the defensive on Wednesday, as investors bet the Bank of Japan would match that with a new bout of money-printing aimed at weakening its currency. The latest volley in that debate was a report by the Wall Street Journal, again denied by the Ministry of... » Read More
The euro fell against the dollar after data showed Spanish consumer prices falling more than expected.
The U.S. dollar will see an "aggressive" rally in 2015, Ipek Ozkardaskaya, FX analyst at Swissquote Bank, says with euro/dollar weakening.
Switzerland's gold referendum on how much of the precious metal the country's central bank should hold will be a "non-event", according to, Ipek Ozkardaskaya, FX analyst at Swissquote Bank.
Roman Scott, Chairman at Calamander Group, explains why the European and Japanese economy can't move forward based on monetary stimulus alone.
Adam Reynolds, CEO at APAC at Saxo Capital Markets, says the greenback may be overbought at the moment but it's still in a multi-year bull trend.
Boris Schlossberg, Managing Director at BK Asset Management, says the euro's gains overnight following the announcement of a $392 billion growth plan was just a short covering rally.
Disappointing U.S. data raised concern that the world's biggest economy is losing momentum in the final months of 2014.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the German Dax rises for the tenth straight session and European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker unveils a "pea-shooter."
Adam Myers, European head of FX strategy at Crédit Agricole CIB, says that the Bank of England is underestimating the strength of the U.K.'s economy and improving data will see the pound rally in the second half of 2015.
Adam Myers, European head of FX strategy at Crédit Agricole CIB, says the euro will rally against the dollar towards the end of the year as "extreme" short positions unwind.
Simon Grose-Hodge, Head of Investment Advisory at LGT Bank, says central bank governor Haruhiko Kuroda has proved that he's committed to unleashing more stimulus.
Sean Callow, Senior Currency Strategist at Westpac Bank, says the currency is struggling with weakness in iron ore prices but a stronger Chinese economy should support the currency next year.
The Justice Department is investigating whether an HSBC employee may have leaked information to a hedge fund, Dow Jones reported.
The yen rose on Tuesday after Bank of Japan minutes showed the hurdle to further quantitative easing was high.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the continued rally in bond markets.
Thanos Vamvakidis, head of European G10 FX strategy at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research, discusses his best contrarian currency calls to move away from the crowded U.S. dollar trade.
The euro rose against the dollar and yen on Monday due to encouraging German business data and remarks from a top European Central Bank official.
Bond guru Jeffrey Gundlach, the CEO of DoubleLine Capital, said he expects the U.S. Federal Reserve to raise rates in 2015, but not on the strength of economic fundamentals.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including ECB President Mario Draghi's policy comments, and China's interest rate cut.
The euro fell sharply on Friday after European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi signaled the organization could launch further monetary easing.