The dollar reached its highest since July 2013 against a basket of major currencies and traded at 105 yen for the first time in eight months.» Read More
The Obama Administration's new sanctions on 12 Russians have to do with human rights abuses, including the imprisonment and death of Russian lawyer Sergei Magnitsky. William Browder, Hermitage Capital Management CEO, provides insight into his fight for his former lawyer Magnitsky and his family.
The Federal Reserve released minutes from its last meeting, where it discussed the procedures for hiking interest rates.
The Australian dollar fell more than half a percent, on a slide in prices of iron ore, one of the country's biggest exports.
The dollar teetered near a three month low against the yen on Monday, hit by falling U.S. interest rates.
The dollar extended losses against the yen, trading near two month lows and putting it on course for a big weekly loss.
The euro was back against the dollar on Friday, rebounding from a 2-1/2-month trough as investors booked profits on bearish positions.
The euro bounced back thanks to the Bank's of England's loose monetary policy and Asian central banks.
The euro steadied against the dollar on Wednesday and rebounded from a 16-month trough against the British pound.
Traders borrowing U.S. dollars to fund investments in other currencies should beware, with analysts expecting the greenback to strengthen.
The euro fell against sterling on growing bets the European Central Bank and the Bank of England will take opposite courses of action.
Narendra Modi seems poised to win in India's general election, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera. And rebels claim victory in East Ukraine's secession vote.
Phillip Streible, RJO Futures, and Kathy Lien, BK Asset Management, provide their perspective on how mounting tensions in Ukraine are likely to impact currencies and gold prices.
Ukraine's government and the U.S. condemn the referendum vote but Russia says the results should be respected, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera. Also an update on presidential elections in India.
The euro slid after strong words from European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi halted its march to a 2-1/2 year high.
The euro slid further in early trade in Europe on Friday after strong words from European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi that halted its march this year to a 2-1/2 year high.
Geoffrey Pyatt, U.S. ambassador to Ukraine, discusses the mixed signals Putin is sending and if peace is possible in Ukraine.
The US Dollar, euro and British pound are all falling following a meeting of the European Central Bank.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Russian President Putin is ready to have a dialogue to end the crisis in Ukraine.
The Russian leader is calling for separatist in eastern Ukraine to postpone the May 11th referendum, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
Robert Hormats, Kissinger Associates vice chairman, provides perspective on the growing unrest between Ukraine and Russia.