The dollar struggled to make more headway after a jump in U.S. job creation left stock markets in optimistic mood.
Hans Redeker, global head of FX strategy at Morgan Stanley, discusses the best way to trade the U.S. dollar after the a strong jobs number was reported by the world's largest economy.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a down day for the euro on the dollar's payroll surge and Sweden's central bank cuts rates.
Goldilocks, please call your office. June's jobs report was not too strong, but as the famous house squatter would say: just right.
The dollar was broadly bid on Thursday by a stronger-than-expected U.S. nonfarm payrolls report for June.
European Central Bank President Mario Draghi says that the euro exchange rate is not a "policy target" but is "very important" for price stability in the euro zone.
I think for the moment the ECB is in a wait-and-see stance, says Peter Schaffrik, RBC Capital Markets, providing perspective on Europe's economy and how the ECB's rate decision will likely impact the euro.
CNBC's Geoff Cutmore, provides a preview of the ECB's decision on interest rates. We're still trying to work out whether we go any lower on a negative deposit rate, says Cutmore.
Milk prices may unravel the popular carry trade of using currencies such as the yen or U.S. dollar to buy higher-yielding New Zealand dollar assets.
The report boded well for Thursday's U.S. nonfarm payrolls report, and provided a boost to the dollar.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen recognizes asset bubbles may be forming and explains how the Fed can work to contain them.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, as U.K. home prices surpass their 2007 peak, and gains for the auto sector.
Argentina's fight with creditors shows that the international system for orderly sovereign-debt restructuring may be broken, says Nouriel Roubini.
Evidence is accumulating that the economy is improving, and that may be the biggest ally the stock market rally has.
Geoffrey Yu, foreign exchange strategist at UBS, discusses currencies ahead of the U.S. jobs report and says that he doesn't "see anything moving at this point".
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including how BNP's massive fine affected its dividend and volatility for Portuguese blue chips.
A UK factory survey adds to evidence that Britain's consumer-led recovery is becoming more balanced and sustainable.
Goldman hit with $800,000 fine from FINRA related to its dark pool SIGMA-X.
According to one indicator, there is a "Santa Claus rally" effect that takes place in July -- but more growth is needed.
The euro held near a six-week high against the dollar on Tuesday, threatening a break past $1.37.