LONDON, July 29- The yen soared against the dollar on Friday after a round of modest monetary policy easing from the Bank of Japan disappointed investors who had been hoping for at least a hint of more radical stimulus. That still left it short of levels seen as investors flooded into the traditional security of Japan after Britain's vote to leave the European... » Read More
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a fall in euro zone inflation and the EU ban on five Russian banks from raising capital.
Stocks are sharply lower, with European stocks trading ugly right from the start.
Despite a much stronger-than-expected GDP report, the stock market is down as some economists aren't blown away by the number.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including Spain falling back into negative territory and a fall for the euro to a 9 month low.
News that the U.S. economy jumped by 4 percent last quarter is taking the spotlight from a surge in new IPOs coming this week.
The dollar rose against a basket of currencies on Wednesday, after the Fed announced it will cut its asset buying program by another $10 billion.
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CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a warning from BP, and news UBS revealed a U.S. dark pool investigation.
Don't look now, but European bond investors are sending yields to lows unseen in at least 200 years.
Fears over Ukraine unrest and an upcoming slew of US data are also pushing some currencies slightly down against the dollar.
With the resurgent greenback set to react further to economic data coming from the U.S., many analysts have argued that sterling has reached a tipping point.
CNBC's Julia Chatterly reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as Deutsche Bank and UBS report quarterly numbers.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including talks of sanctions against Russia and a ruling by The Hague against the Russian government to pay more to ex-Yukos shareholders.
China's extended rally and two mega-mergers are helping cap the downside of a suddenly dour market.
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The dollar fell slightly against the euro ahead of Wednesday's release of US gross domestic product growth and a Fed policy announcement.
Adam Myers, European head of FX strategy at Crédit Agricole CIB, says the end of "artificial support" in the form of quantitative easing from the Fed, will push euro/dollar lower.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including U.K. GDP growing at an annualized rate of 3.1 percent and LVMH's earnings miss in Asia.
The market has absorbed more disappointing IPO pricings ahead of a potentially huge week.
The euro struggled to hold above eight-month lows against the dollar on Friday, hurt by a dive in Germany's Ifo survey of business sentiment.