The dollar stood near a two-month peak on Wednesday after robust U.S. housing data supported the case for the Fed to raise interest rates. » Read More
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the standoff in the US impacting major markets around the world and Janet Yellen's nomination to head the Fed.
The Yellen nomination is going to be another very public slug-fest over President Obama's economic policies, including Obamacare.
Kiran Kowshik, currency strategist at BNP Paribas, discusses the reaction of the fixed income market and equity market to the debt ceiling debate and tapering timeline.
Peter Rosenstreich, Chief FX Analyst at Swissquote Bank recommends staying away from the U.S. dollar.
Nick Verdi, Director, FX Strategy Asia Pacific ex-Japan at Barclays says that RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan's first policy meeting marked a new approach for the Indian rupee.
The dollar remained near its recent eight-month lows as U.S. lawmakers struggled to find a solution to the country's budget and debt problems.
Demand for dollar cash outside the US surged with market participants paying higher premiums for dollars to tide them over a mid-October deadline.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including two major CEOs announcing the cut of some 23,000 jobs.
The prospect of a Grand Bargain in Washington is still alive. An elusive deal could end the shutdown, increase the debt ceiling, and possibly approve the long-delayed Keystone XL.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as the partial U.S. government shutdown shows signs of no end in sight.
Emerging market central banks could become as a new force that underpins the euro rally, according to Goldman Sachs.
Peter Frank, global head G10 & Asia FX Strategy at BBVA, says that the foreign exchange market is too large to be effectively manipulated.
Mitul Kotecha, Head of Global FX Strategy, Credit Agricole explains why he's bullish on the euro.
Callum Henderson, Global Head of FX Research, Standard Chartered tells CNBC's Cash Flow that investors are starting to get really nervous about the U.S. dollar.
John Sculley, Partner, Sculley Brothers says that the U.S. is struggling to find a balance with two different ideas of running an economy, noting that neighboring Canada is in a more stable state.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events from Europe today, as Italian banks stocks move higher while most European banks go lower.
Craig Erlam, market analyst at Alpari, says the Swiss franc and yen are good currencies to buy amid the U.S. government shutdown because they have safe haven status.
What happens if we go past October 17? Markets will certainly move lower, and the downside would likely be another five percent.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as the utilities sector remains in the green.
The dollar index rose for the first time in six sessions but was within striking distance of a recent eight-month low investors remained cautious.