Currencies Foreign Exchange

  • Fed has more headroom in choosing direction: Pro

    Nizam Idris, MD, Head of Strategy, Fixed Income & Currencies, Macquarie explains why he believes the U.S. dollar and Japanese yen will remain stable as long as market uncertainties remain.

  • The euro soared to an eight-month high vs the dollar on Wednesday as ECB President Mario Draghi stuck with the bank's current monetary policy stance.

  • Italy dominates European markets today

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the market moving events from Europe today, as comments from the ECB's Draghi's and Italy's Silvio Berlusconi, sent Italian stocks higher.

  • It's starting to sink in: the shutdown could last until a debt ceiling deal, which means a couple of weeks. A deal is possible, but it would require a one or two week continuing resolution.

  • Global markets: Italy stocks rebound

    CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as investor sentiment was curbed by the impasse over the U.S. spending bill.

  • Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Investors should bet against the dollar, currency strategists say as the U.S. government shutdown entered its second day on Wednesday.

  • Why yen will weaken after Japan's sales tax hike

    Todd Elmer, Currency Strategist, Citi describes why the fall-out in currency markets has been contained after the US shutdown. He thinks the yen will weaken as the BOJ will offset the sales tax hike impact.

  • Charting emerging market currencies

    Daryl Guppy, CEO, outlines where he thinks the Indian rupee, Indonesian rupiah and Malaysian ringgit is heading.

  • The dollar traded broadly lower on Tuesday, but came off its deepest lows of the day after robust U.S. manufacturing data offset fears that the U.S. government's first partial shutdown in 17 years would clip the economic recovery.

  • European markets recover losses at close

    CNBC's Kelly Evens reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, as Italian stocks rebound and government fears fade.

  • 5,000 badgers are expected to be culled in a six-week U.K. trial

    So the government shuts down, and Wall Street opens...up. What will get the stock market worried?

  • Global markets: Europe shares move higher

    CNBC's Louisa Bojesen reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as investors shrug off the U.S. government shutdown and look for buying opportunities.

  • Market is 'nervous' over debt ceiling: Pro

    Alexei Yakovitsky, global CEO of VTB Capital, says that growth in the short term might be slower in the US and euro zone and will impact the overall economy.

  • FX: Markets are choppy and range bound

    Callum Henderson, Global Head of FX Research at Standard Chartered tells CNBC's Cash Flow that the forex markets should expect volatility in the coming weeks.

  • The euro hit a five month low versus the Swiss franc on Monday as political tensions in Italy escalated, while investors shunned the dollar ahead of a government shutdown.

  • European markets close in the red

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on all the market moving events from Europe as political turmoil in Italy sent yields higher.

  • Markets are down, but price action and light volume suggests the market thinks a government shutdown will be avoided.

  • Global markets: Europe stocks lower

    CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, while Italian stocks tumble as political chaos in the country curbs investor sentiment.

  • European markets end week with losses

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events from Europe today, as global markets eye a possible U.S. government shutdown.

  • A broadly weaker dollar hit a 7-1/2 month low against the safe-haven Swiss franc, hurt by wrangling over the U.S. budget and a lack of clarity over the Federal Reserve's stimulus.