NEW YORK, March 14- Growing tension between the West and Russia ahead of Ukraine's weekend referendum in Crimea pushed down stocks on major world markets on Friday and drove up buying of safe-haven gold and the yen.» Read More
The dollar's had a nice run, but the strategists at Goldman Sachs say the tide is just about ready to turn.
CNBC's Mandy Drury says the European markets appear to have a flat close Wednesday.
CNBC's Steve Liesman shares highlights from Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner and Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's testimonies before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.
The yen keeps slipping and housing data awaits - it's time for your FX Fix.
We've turned the corner. When I say “we,” I of course mean the world. And once again the economy that will have the greatest influence on world recovery is that of the United States. The unsubtle sign of US recovery is jobs growth, which we referred to last week and which has exceeded expectations.
The euro has been trading in a narrow range, and this strategist sees a dollar-trading opportunity when it budges.
European shares close down for a second day in a row, with CNBC's Mandy Drury.
The dollar was on a roll last week - until it reversed itself for three straight days. Here's how to play the shift.
The dollar regains safe-haven appeal and China's metals demand is slipping - it's time for your FX Fix.
"The WTO dispute settlement system has been created to avoid trade wars (and) since its inception, in 1995, there has been no trade war," Pascal Lamy, director general of the World Trade Organization, told CNBC. "I am not sure (the Chinese financial system) is solid to the point of opening in one day or in one night its foreign account," he also said.
You might think a weaker yen would be just the thing to jumpstart the Japanese economy. But there's a catch.
This strategist is short the dollar, but he expects the outlook to change.
Central banks have been easing, but this strategist thinks more is coming from across the pond.
The dollar holds steady and the yuan's impact has been greatly exaggerated - it's time for your FX Fix.
Don't look now, but a currency war may be starting. Here's how to play it.
Web-only advice and information for currency traders, with the Money In Motion traders.
The final word from the currency pits, with CNBC's Scott Wapner and the Money In Motion traders.
Is the yen's pain your gain? The yen falls against the dollar as the Bank of Japan looks to devalue its currency, with CNBC's Scott Wapner and the Money In Motion traders.
Central banks around the world are rushing to devalue their currencies. Picking a winner in the global currency war, with CNBC's Scott Wapner and the Money In Motion traders.
How American got its mojo back. The U.S. dollar's incredible rally and how strong can the greenback get, with CNBC's Scott Wapner and the Money in Motion traders. And the dollar's gain is gold's pain. Peter Schiff, Euro Pacific Capital, on why gold will glitter again.