BEIJING, April 16- China said on Wednesday that it will push forward with reform of its renminbi exchange rate mechanism after the United States criticised Beijing for keeping its currency weak.» Read More
Burkhard Varnholt, Chief Investment Officer & Head of Asset Management, Bank Sarasin says that the ECB decision to keep rates on hold was spot on and that cheap money does not create jobs.
This strategist has urged euro selling for the last two weeks, but for now he says the winds are shifting.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving activities from Europe, and its impact on the markets, with CNBC's Gary Kaminsky and Brian Shactman.
Gillian Tett, Financial Times managing editor and John Rutledge, Rutledge Capital chairman, discuss the debt crisis in Europe and the outlook for global growth, amid fears of a slowdown in China.
The European Central Bank stands pat and Australians get to work - it's time for your FX Fix.
Will policymakers at the European Central Bank keep pressure on governments and cut interest rates? CNBC's Silvia Wadhwa reports the latest details from today's ECB meeting.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including an update from the ECB on interest rates, and Moody's credit downgrade of six German banks and three Austrian banks, despite relative strength in both economies.
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.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on the market moving activity in Europe on Tuesday; a look at how to gauge global market sentiment, with CNBC's Gary Kaminsky; and discussing gains in U.S. financials and the better-than-expected ISM data, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
Australia trims interest rates and Spain's bond-market woes worsen — it's time for your FX Fix.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving activity in European markets, including an emergency meeting held today by G7 Finance chiefs on worries about a possible run on Spanish banks.
Australia's central bank is likely to cut interest rates in the next few hours. Here's how to trade the move.
Sean Callow, Senior Currency Strategist, Westpac Bank, Sydney says that the ECB could cut rates by 25 basis points this week or next month.
The Mexican peso has been getting beaten up lately, but that could be changing.
Central banks sell euros and the Russian ruble slides - it's time for your FX Fix.
"The ECB should ensure all the deposits of the major banks in the euro zone," says Jeremy Siegel, of the Wharton School at The University of Pennsylvania. Meanwhile Marc Faber, "The Gloom, Boom & Doom Report," shares a bearish view on China. Harry Wilson, former Silver Point Capital partner, weighs in.
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) is widely expected to lower interest rates by 25 basis points to 3.50 percent at its next meeting Tuesday, however, slowing housing and retail sectors could push the central bank into a more aggressive rate cutting cycle with the market expecting up to 165 basis points in cuts over the year.
June is going to be a big month for the markets: the European Central Bank meets on Wednesday; Fed chair, Ben Bernanke delivers his economic outlook on Thursday; Greece elections take place on June 17th; the G20 Summit meets on June 18th and 19th in Mexico; and the month closes out with a two day summit of EU leaders. CNBC's Maria Bartiromo, Jim Cramer and Gary Kaminsky weigh in on these key dates; discuss what investors need to watch in the coming days; and explain why Apple stock may be the leading indicator of where the markets are headed.
CNBC's Maria Bartiromo and Jim Cramer take a look at Friday's 200 point selloff and its impact on global markets. CNBC's Simon Hobbs explains why June will be a make-or-break month in Europe, and Robert Prechter, Elliott Wave International, explains how social moods drive market and economic behavior.
CNBC's Jim Cramer provides investors with his top stock picks in this difficult and volatile market environment, including Verizon, Johnson & Johnson, and gold, with CNBC's Maria Bartiromo.