David Owen, chief European economist at Jefferies International and Kit Juckes, global head of foreign exchange strategy at Societe Generale, discuss what the "new normal" for U.K. interest rates will be once they start rising.» Read More
"People are going into it with very low expectations," says Jim O'Neill, Goldman Sachs Asset Management chairman, providing a preview of this week's European summit.
The Bank of England needs to pump at least another 50 billion pounds ($77.8 billion) into Britain’s “stalled” economy, says David Miles of its interest rate-setting committee, warning that only a “substantial” third round of emergency bond-buying will kick-start recovery, the Financial Times reports.
Gerard Minack, Global Developed Market Strategist, Morgan Stanley, Research says that the ECB will cut rates but global coordinated quantitative easing is unlikely.
Gerard Minack, Global Developed Market Strategist, Morgan Stanley, says10-year Treasury yields will fall to 1%, reflecting how developed world bond markets are turning '"Japanese".
Despite the ongoing turmoil in Europe, the euro has fared well in June - but this strategist says the party is just about over.
Michael Materasso, SVP, Co-Chair of the Fixed Income Policy Committee, Franklin Templeton Fixed Income Group, says credit markets will now trade on a 'day by day' basis and react to news out of Europe.
Vassili Serebriakov, Currency strategist, Wells Fargo says that policy makers are finally responding and that we could see some easing from the ECB.
So euro zone members want to bring down borrowing costs in Europe? Good idea. That was the one tangible idea from the G20 meeting, but unfortunately they didn't say how that would be accomplished.
The euro lifts, and British pound slips, and the Afghan currency don't get no respect — it's time for your FX Fix.
The Bank of England is on the verge of approving another round of monetary stimulus, with Governor Mervyn King supporting an extra 50 billion pounds ($78.5 biillion) of gilt purchases, minutes to its June 6-7 policy meeting showed on Wednesday.
"We definitely are at the Bank of England we saw three measures announced last week, In the US it is a bit less clear I think we probably won't have full-fledged QE but we could get some more asset purchases at the long end," Sir John Gieve, former deputy governor at the Bank of England, told CNBC.
The Federal Open Market Committee is beginning a two-day meeting, and these strategists have a trading plan.
Officials brace for the Greek election and it's tax time in Russia — time for your FX Fix.
CNBC's Steve Liesman and the "Closing Bell" crew discuss Bank of England's Mervyn King making definitive remarks on policies that could come from the Bank of England.
What could happen if the central banks coordinate to provide liquidity? Peter Boockvar, Miller Tabak and Dan Greenhaus, BTIG, weigh in. "This reminds me of that magic candle that you blow out and it flares back up again" says Boockvar.
Stimulus hopes lift the euro and China's rate cut makes the Aussie jump - it's time for your FX Fix.
Mansoor Mohi-uddin, Chief Currency Strategist, UBS Investment Bank, says that the Bank of England will embark on a third round of quantitative easing by August.
The Bank of England's monetary policy committee is meeting this week, and if they do what this strategist expects, he's got a trade for you.
On the same day official figures showed the biggest slide in retail sales figures in two years and one member of the Bank of England’s interest rate-setting committee indicated it would restart its asset purchase program if the economy weakened significantly, 10-year sovereign debt yields fell to record lows.
As Greece's problems mount, the euro has been breaching new levels, but this strategist says it's no time to be contrarian.