ZURICH, May 29- Switzerland's economy shrank in the first quarter, data showed, as exporters felt the impact of a strong Swiss franc, which surged after the central bank removed the currency's cap against the euro in January. Meanwhile, Switzerland's leading indicator for May rose more than expected, so while an economic recovery could not be expected...» Read More
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The dollar touched a fresh 3 1/2-year high against the yen and a three-month high against the euro on Friday, buoyed by a stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs report.
The British pound and the Japanese yen have fallen far and fast - but this expert says to expect more weakness if those countries want to really boost exports.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports European shares were able to extend gains on Friday after the release of positive jobs numbers from the U.S.
Hopes for strong jobs data lift the dollar, worries about the economy dent the British pound, and rising Chinese exports boost the Aussie - it's time for your FX Fix.
The dollar surged to a three-and-a-half year high against the yen on Friday and Dennis Gartman, editor of "The Gartman Letter" told CNBC that it will only soar higher, reaching 125 against the yen in the next two years.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports European shares traded higher ahead of Friday's jobs report in the U.S.
The euro climbed to a session peak against the dollar on Thursday as the ECB gave no hints about monetary policy easing in the months ahead after leaving its benchmark interest rate unchanged.
The euro shot higher after European Central Bank President Mario Draghi maintained his economic view and rates stayed on hold. But this strategist is skeptical.
The dollar has long been viewed as a safe-haven currency, a refuge from rocky markets. But more and more, these pros say, it is trading on U.S. growth.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on Thursday's market-moving stories from Europe.
The Bank of England stands pat and a solid Spanish bond sale lifts the euro ahead of the European Central Bank rate news - it's time for your FX Fix.
This week's European Central Bank meeting could bring a rate cut, which would weigh on the euro - but this strategist says that's not the currency's only problem.
The euro fell against the dollar on Wednesday, a day before an ECB policy-setting meeting, on concerns the bank may flag future interest rate cuts.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports the top business headlines from Europe, including a look at what drove markets higher in the euro zone.
Rising stocks boost risk appetite, but the prospect of stimulus from the Bank of England dents the pound - it's time for your FX Fix.
The Dow Jones average hit a record high on Tuesday. Such risk-on appetite has traditionally had a negative correlation for safe-haven currencies such as the dollar. But Ian Stannard, FX strategist at Morgan Stanley believes things will be different for the greenback this time, with global currency market dynamics changing quite rapidly.