Geoffrey Yu, foreign exchange strategist at UBS, comments on the latest minutes from the Bank of England and on how they could affect sterling.» Read More
Charles Dallara, Managing Director, Institute of International Finance discusses the moves by central banks to cut interest rates. He adds that the overall outlook for the global economy remains bearish.
On Thursday, many investors were baffled by the price action in the S&P, which traded in the red, despite catalysts that should have been bullish. What gives?
Weighing in on the Bank of England leaving key interest rates unchanged at 0.5 percent and increasing its asset purchase program total to 375 billion pounds, with Jon Hilsenrath, Wall Street Journal chief economics correspondent, and Robert Brusca, FAO Economics chief economist.
"I'm short the euro," says Jim Iuorio, Director; TJM Institutional Services, discussing the ECB's rate-cut decision, and weighing in on how U.S. jobs numbers will impact the markets.
Hans Goetti, Chief Investment Officer Asia, Finaport discusses the implications the controversy will have on the market and on the banking sector. He adds that changes will most probably have to be made to Libor.
The European Central Bank needs to go beyond lowering interest rates – which has already been priced in by markets – to boost growth and authorities may be better off ramping up their asset-purchasing programs instead, economists tell CNBC.
Patrick Perret-Green, Head of FX & Rates Strategy for Asia, Citi says the real question for investors is whether a rate cut by the ECB passes through to bank lending and deposits.
Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy and Chief Economist at AMP Capital Investors says further easing from the ECB and BOE will help the market rally to continue.
John Horner, FX Strategist at Deutsche Bank says the ECB will make a 25 basis points repo rate cut at its policy meeting on Thursday.
Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy and Chief Economist at AMP Capital Investors says that the Barclays scandal doesn't indicate there's any Libor fixing going on today.
Ready for another employment report? This strategist has a trading plan.
Garett Jones, Senior Scholar at George Mason University, Mercatus Center says that the banking sector could implement reforms that will wean them off constant state bailouts.
"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.