Currencies Foreign Exchange

  • The Fed Is Taking Calculated Risks: Pro

    Claudio Piron, Head of Emerging Asia Foreign Exchange and Fixed Income Strategy at BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research deconstructs what is weighing on EM currencies and backs the Fed saying their policy decision is based on economic data and resilient growth.

  • The dollar trimmed its gains versus the euro and yen after data showed the number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose more than expected last week.

  • Historically speaking, the list of winners is short and the list of losers long in a rising interest rate investing climate.

  • European Markets Extend Losses

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, as stocks sold off on fears of a possible U.S. unwinding of monetary easing and weak economic numbers from China.

  • Global Markets:  Asia Equities Get Hammered

    CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports on all the market moving events from Asia, as possible unwinding of monetary easing in the U.S. and weak economic figures from China send stocks in retreat.

  • The Aussie was served a double blow on Thursday, falling to its lowest level against the greenback since 2010, and experts expect the currency to fall further in the months ahead.

  • The U.S. dollar reversed early losses and rose against the euro and yen on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve said it sees diminished downside risks to the economy.

  • European Markets Close Lower

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, as investors await a key policy statement by the Federal Reserve after its two-day meeting.

  • Global Markets: Europe Higher in Choppy Trade

    CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as investors await the Fed's policy statement following its two-day meeting.

  • The U.S. dollar rose for a second day against the yen on Tuesday as some traders bet the Federal Reserve may signal it is almost ready to reduce its bond buying program.

  • Euro Tumbles

    Positive business activity data for the euro zone on Thursday will fail to stop a much larger fall over the long-term for the single currency.

  • Global Markets: European Stocks Pare Losses

    CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe as talks of possible monetary easing from the central bank of China boosted investor confidence.

  • It's a Pearl Jam Market : Pro

    Ed Ponsi, Managing Director of Barchetta Capital Management compares the Fed's communication and moves to Pearl Jam hits like Even Flow.

  • The yen fell against the dollar and the euro as global stocks rebounded, but the Japanese currency may stay near two-month highs until investors get more clarity on the Federal Reserve's ultra-loose policy.

  • European Markets Close Higher

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, as European telecom stocks rise on a report Spain blocked an AT&T bid for Telefonica.

  • Trouble in Turkey Continues Over the Weekend

    Turkish unions are calling for a strike to protest last week's police crackdown on demonstrators, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • Global Markets: India Leaves Key Interest Rate Unchanged

    CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as stocks rise ahead of the Fed meeting later this week.

  • End of Yen Weakening?

    Patrick Bennett, FX Strategist at CIBC says the honeymoon period for Japanese PM Abe and BoJ Governor Kuroda is over. Although he doesn't expect the Yen to strengthen significantly, he says any more weakening is questionable.

  • The yen rose against the U.S. dollar on Friday for a fourth straight day as investors unwound bets against the Japanese currency due to uncertainty surrounding central banks.

  • European Markets Close Narrowly Higher

    The "Squawk on the Street" crew reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, following mixed economic reports from the U.S.