The U.S. dollar turned higher on Friday, spurred off its early losses by a U.S. inflation report uptick.» Read More
Willem Buiter, global chief economist at Citi, says there would be "havoc" if Greece had its own currency.
The U.S. dollar weakened against the euro on Thursday for the first time this week.
Fischer on Thursday said the euro zone crisis had made the monetary union stronger and proved that the ECB can carry out effective policy.
The European Central Bank has released its April meeting's minutes, in which it said there was no need for a change to its monetary policies.
Riccardo Barbieri, chief European economist at Mizuho, gives his views on the latest minutes from the European Central Bank.
The dollar stepped backbut held close to a two-week peak as investors focused on the pace of the U.S. Federal Reserve's coming interest rate hikes.
The European Central Bank raised emergency funding for Greek banks by 200 million euros, a source told Reuters.
Gold rose after Federal Reserve minutes showed policy makers believed it would be premature to raise interest rates in June.
To get a sustained rise in bond yields, markets will need stronger data and a change in Fed expectations, says Simon Warner, head of Fixed Income at AMP Capital.
Jesper Bargmann, head of Trading, Asia at Nordea Markets, says the slide in the euro following comments from an ECB policymaker suggests that the currency is on its way back to dollar parity.
John Woods, MD, head of Fixed Income & Senior Portfolio Manager at Citi Investment Management, discusses news that the European Central Bank may be planning to "front-load" its current QE program.
April's surprise surge in home construction and building permits renewed hope for a spring rebound, after weeks of disappointing economic news.
Richard Kelly, head of global strategy at TD Securities, gives his thoughts on the euro zone inflation data in relation to the ECB's QE program.
Stocks have entered what could be viewed as a "twilight zone," until the economy improves enough for the Fed to hike rates, according to some strategists.
Wednesday's Fed minutes along with housing data might cause turbulence.
Next week's Fed minutes along with housing data might cause turbulence.
The dollar clawed its way higher, recovering from almost four-month lows reached late last week on another surprisingly bad round of U.S. data.
Is the latest spike in Europe bond yields just an 'unwind' of the European QE trade? Anatole Kaletsky, co-founder and chief economist at Gavekal Dragonomics, weighs in.
Torsten Slok, chief international economist at Deutsche Bank, explains why the European Central Bank's (ECB) rate expectations are holding U.S. interest rates down.
Lyn Graham-Taylor, fixed income strategist at Rabobank, says one of the major impacts of ECB's QE could be a weakening currency, which poses threat to hopes for reflation.