The dollar edged down after Fed Chair Janet Yellen held back from giving a clear view on when the Fed may begin raising interest rates.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the latest debate in Greece.
Big indices are far above their 50-day moving averages. When these indices get too far from that average, there is a reversion to the mean.
The dollar edged down against the yen Janet Yellen suggested the Fed won't be rushed into kicking off the U.S. interest rate tightening cycle.
The regular session saw a fairly broad rally, even as Janet Yellen talked about rates.
Say what you will about the Fed being behind the curve, Yellen has mastered the art of managing expectations.
As investors await word on U.S. interest rate increases, quantitative easing certainly seems to be helping stock markets in Europe and Japan.
New rules would require brokers to follow "fiduciary" standard.
Enrique Diaz, chief risk officer at Ebury, discusses risks in currency markets - and the euro in particular - given recent movements.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the drop in HSBC shares on growing fines, and the road ahead for Greece.
Investors will be looking for clues later this week as to when the Fed will hike interest rates. They're sounding a bullish note in the meantime.
The Swiss franc shed over 1 percent against the dollar, dropping towards five-week lows as some of the Greece-related safety flows waned.
Will Greece need more assistance?
The euro jumped against the dollar in midday trading on reports that a deal had been reached between Greece and the European Central Bank.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including Greeks confronting finance ministers from the eurozone. German PM Angela Merkel says she wants "significant improvement" from the Greeks.
Someone mentioned to me that there were more than a dozen conference calls Thursday in the energy sector, including calls by EOG, Marathon, and Noble Energy.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a big Greek offer and the response from Berlin.
As the dispute between union workers and shippers drags on, the impact is spreading to apparel and footwear.
The dollar recovered on talk the Swiss National Bank was buying the greenback.
As fears of a global currency war grow, all eyes in Asia are on whether China will devalue its currency to avert a sharper economic slowdown.