*Safe-haven bids on yen unwound on hopes for Ukraine initiative. TOKYO, April 18- The yen slipped to 10- day lows against the dollar on Friday after speculators unwound some safe-haven trades following upbeat U.S. economic data and on hopes for a diplomatic initiative seeking an end to violence in Ukraine.» Read More
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.
Economic reports are dicey and Greek elections are looming, but this strategist thinks it's time to put risk on.
The upcoming Greek election could determine whether Greece remains in the euro zone. Here's your trading plan.
Helen Zhu, Goldman Sachs chief China equity strategist, discusses the dip in China's GDP and its impact on global markets.
Investors cover short positions in riskier currencies and the Swiss vow to keep the franc's peg — it's time for your FX Fix.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including yields on Spanish 10-year bonds hitting 7-percent for the first time ever.
Thomas Harr, Senior Currencies Strategist, Standard Chartered says a short-lived risk rally before Greek elections could push the euro up to 1.27-1.28 levels.
In case you're feeling short on bad news from the euro zone, this strategist is watching an ominous capital shift.
Greece's election hangs over the market, but the Aussie is undaunted — it's time for your FX Fix.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including Spain's request for additional short-term action to stabilize markets.
Hans Timmer, Director, Economic Prospects Group at the World Bank says that China is undertaking fundamentals changes and taking steps for the yuan to ultimately become a reserve currency.
Aid to Spain lifted the euro, Italy is weighing it down, and plenty of traders are flummoxed — but not this one.
Once again, the euro is proving tough to trade. This strategist is looking elsewhere for opportunity.
Concerns about the soundness of the E.U. and its single currency have been roiling financial markets of all kinds on and off for more than a year.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including a look at increasing bonds yields in Spain and Italy.
A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Ross Westgate, including a look at the short-lived Spanish relief rally, and Greece's upcoming elections.
The euro zone crisis has entered its third phase, that of a flight of capital, and this will push the euro much lower, foreign exchange strategists from Nomura wrote in a market note.
When Spain got an aid package for its ailing banks, currency investors celebrated with a risk rally. This strategist is skeptical.
The EU. debt crisis has been trouble for global stocks, but it's been terrific for the U.S. dollar, and the Japanese yen . Here's how to get in on the rally.
European indexes had rallied on news of a Spain bank bailout earlier, but shares trimmed gains going into the close, reports CNBC's Simon Hobbs.