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Pu Yonghao, Regional CIO for Northern APAC at UBS Wealth Management, says the greenback's upward momentum may continue "for years" on the back of a stronger U.S. economy and loose monetary policies in Europe and Japan.
Gold may struggle to top $1,300 an ounce again as tailwinds from central banks on an easing bent have stalled against the Federal Reserve's resolve.
Jim Cramer wants to prepare investors for the next market nosedive. You'd be surprised at the cause!
Two market strategists betting on bonds in a volatile stock market.
Ian Harnett, co-founder of Absolute Strategy Research, says that one of the biggest problems resulting from ECB quantitative easing is the "flattening yield curve."
With the Fed indicating that a rate hike may come later, the strength of U.S. stocks will be prolonged, says Mikio Kumada, Executive Director & Global Strategist at LGT Capital Partners.
Jesper Bargmann, Head of Trading, Asia, at Nordea Markets, says the Fed gave out "mixed signals" about its first rate hike on Wednesday hence risk aversion played out in the U.S. markets.
Riad Younes, Co-founder of R Squared Capital Management, explains why the firm prefers to invest in European and Asian markets.
After years of carefully telegraphing their outlooks to the market, central bankers are loosening up with surprise parties, with Singapore the latest to jump in.
Unlike the US, Europe's central banks might actually lose money on their bond buying, says Ron Insana. And what happens then — who bails THEM out?
A European exporters ETF, U.S. Treasurys and even Norwegian oil companies are among the favorite plays from the cross-asset experts in this article.
John Silva, Wells Fargo Securities, and Lou Brien, DRW Trading Group, share their thoughts on market risks and Fed expectations, amid a disappointing earnings quarter for many multinational companies and strong U.S. dollar.
Barnaby Martin, credit strategist at BofA Merrill Lynch, says there's an increasing attractiveness in high-yielding stocks.
Buying negative-yield bonds -- or paying for the privilege of lending money -- may look like a sucker's game, but some see the opportunity for profits.
Stephen Goldman, Managing Director at Kapstream Capital, says lower taxes and employment are the two main drivers of the U.S. economy, not just lower oil prices.
Erik Ristuben, Chief Investment Strategist at Russell Investments, says the weak global environment outside the U.S. will likely weigh on Wall Street in the near term.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera talks with Yanis Varoufakis, new Greek Finance Minister about his country's plan to find agreement with the ECB and its European partners to pay back its debt.
Ewen Cameron Watt, chief investment strategist at BlackRock Investment Institute, explains why he doesn't think contagion is likely when it comes to Greece.
Lindsey Piegza, chief economist at Sterne Agee, says that she expects the U.S. Federal Reserve to keep rates on hold for longer.
Discussing quantitative easing, Gerry Fowler, global head of equity and derivative strategy at BNP Paribas, explains why he thinks the euro is like a "hot potato" - no one wants to hold them for too long.