The euro traded near a 28-month low on Monday after a vote in Greece failed to secure a president.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a decline for Greek banks.
Exchange-traded funds tied to biotech and mainland China soared, while commodity and Russia ETFs took a beating.
The euro inched up but remained near two-year-lows after a key vote in Greece failed to secure a new president.
Jeffrey Halley, Senior Manager FX Trading at Saxo Capital Markets, outlines the key events in 2015 and describes the outlook for the U.S. dollar.
The dollar edged up against the yen on Friday on light bargain hunting, with markets slowly getting into gear after the Christmas holiday.
Russia said its currency crisis was over despite its forex reserves plunging and inflation surging over 10 percent, in its worst economic crisis since 1998.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports on all the market moving events in Europe today.
The National Retail Federation estimates holiday sales will be up 4.1 percent this year, compared with a 3.1-percent increase last year.
Currency strategists are pondering whether there is more volatility in store for the ruble.
Nick Carn, founder of Carn Macro Advisors, says the potential for several elections in a short space of time due to disagreements between political parties could weigh on U.K. assets in 2015.
Jeremy Stretch, head of foreign exchange Strategy at CIBC, discusses his outlook for the U.S. dollar in 2015.
Jeremy Stretch, head of foreign exchange Strategy at CIBC, says that continuing to sell euro below $1.20 against the dollar could surprise investors.
The dollar hovered at its highest in nearly nine years after strong U.S. economic growth caused market speculation of earlier interest rate hike.
Todd Elmer, Currency Strategist at Citi, says lower oil prices and markets repricing expectations for an earlier interest rate hike will be huge tailwinds for the U.S. dollar.
Venezuela's currency controls give consumers cheap Scotch and Barbies, even as they struggle with shortages of staple products such as milk and medicine.
Bob Pisani would rather swing for the fences than make you yawn.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a strong finish for European stocks and the failure of the Greek parliament to elect a new president.
Big oil stocks are still not cheap, but it may be more useful to look at capital expenditures and production estimate metrics.
Australian dollar hit a 4-1/2-year trough against its U.S. counterpart as prices of iron for construction fell in China amid weak demand.