*Escalation of Ukraine tensions pushes up yen, Swiss franc. LONDON, Aug 28- The yen and Swiss franc gained on Thursday, while the euro fell, as concerns about a serious escalation in tensions between Ukraine and Russia rattled investors and drove them to seek safe-haven currencies.» Read More
The euro has had quite a slide, and this strategist says even at these levels, he'd sell.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving action in Europe on Thursday, and its impact on U.S. stocks and bonds, with CNBC's Rick Santelli and Mary Thompson.
A longtime source of euro support is drying up, this strategist says.
An Irish vote could spell good luck for the euro, and Swiss growth is surging - it's time for your FX Fix.
Discussing the best places to invest amid market uncertainty, and growing concerns in Greece, with Barry Knapp, Barclays Capital.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving activity in Europe, including concerns over Spain's debt keeping German bunds near record highs, and the ECB's president, Mario Draghi calling for bank reform.
Nick Bennenbroek, Head of Currency Strategy, Wells Fargo says the U.S. dollar could rise another 3-4%.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports European stocks slumped on renewed concerns Greece may leave the euro, and discussing whether the euro zone should move towards a banking union, with William Boggess, Monongahela Capital Management; and CNBC's Rick Santelli and Bob Pisani.
Spain pains the euro, falling oil prices sink the loonie and retail sales send the Aussie south - it's time for your FX Fix.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports all the market moving activity from Europe, including Spain's five-year credit default swaps reaching an all-time high, as Germany's 10-year bund yields hit record lows.
The old adage (borrowed from lawyers) that if one puts 10 economists in a room one will be confronted with 11 different opinions rings true in the euro crisis, which seems to shaping up for some sort of denoument with the Greek elections on 17 June. Is that the moment when we are faced either with the drachma resurgent, or with a new fiscally unified euro zone?
Sean Yokota, Asian FX Strategist, UBS Investment Bank says the Indian rupee and the Indonesian rupiah are among the most vulnerable currencies in Asia. He favors the U.S. dollar instead.
Ruchir Sharma, Head of Emerging Markets & Global Macro, Morgan Stanley Investment Management says unlike Asia, Europe has a tendency to 'amortize' pain over a period of time, leaving their economies stagnant.
An upcoming meeting could give the common currency a lift, this strategist says.
Trading patterns for currencies suggest stocks could be headed lower, this strategist says.
Alan Reid, Forward Management CEO, and Joseph Tanious, JPMorgan Funds, discuss how to navigate ongoing concerns about Europe and interest rates.
Oil is clearly an issue for Europe's house of economic cards. Just last week Europe vowed that starting July 1, an EU-wide ban on Iranian oil will begin. Joseph Tanious, JPMorgan Funds, weighs in.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on the market-moving action across Europe, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan. Also, a look at the hidden strategies behind acquiring the German bund, with Gary Kaminsky, Capital Markets editor. And a discussion about the beneficiaries of a euro flight, with Robert Sinche, RBS Securities.
Spain's pain hits the euro and China and Japan go direct - it's time for your FX Fix.
The "shadow banking" system has been massively curtailed and is now half as big as it was before the 2008 crisis, a new report for the sector shows.