Friday’s jobs report could very well be a tipping point in determining the timing of the Federal Reserve’s first rate hike, says Ron Insana.» Read More
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on the Fed's latest policy meeting.
Gold surged above $1,200 an ounce, amid market intrigue surrounding a deal between Venezuela and Citi to swap $1 billion in cash for part of the country's gold reserves.
Investing pros are warning others to be wary of taking on more investing risk, especially in debt securities.
Former Barclays CEO and current Atlas Merchant Capital CEO, Bob Diamond, discusses his views on banking, financial markets, and investing in Africa.
Scott Darling, Regional Head of Oil & Gas at JPMorgan, says stronger-than-expected demand will have more of an impact on oil markets instead of U.S. supplies.
CNBC's Mandy Drury looks back at the week's top business and financial stories. The Nasdaq hit a new high this week after tech giants reported earnings beats. Jobless claims were up and home sales were down.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields.
Sections of the U.S. financial system that may be vulnerable to investor panic are raising concerns inside the Federal Reserve.
Iron-ore's plunge has put Western Australia's credit rating under pressure, but that's not likely to imperil Australia's AAA just yet, analysts said.
With Australia's inflation and jobs data showing signs of improvements, markets are pricing in too much for a May rate cut, says Jesper Bargmann, head of Trading, Asia at Nordea Markets.
Jonathan Cavenagh, senior FX strategist at Westpac, says Australia's first-quarter inflation data released on Wednesday isn't weak enough to guarantee an interest rate cut next month.
Nobel-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz says trickle down economics isn't working, so the U.S. should reform the tax structure.
Reports the Bank of Japan is preparing to lower its inflation outlook could push the yen to its lowest level in 13 years, analysts say.
Bill Smith, president of SAM Advisors, says contradicting voices within the Fed on when to raise interest rates show a sense of "inaptitude."
Robert Parker, senior adviser, Investment, Strategy & Research Group at Credit Suisse, says bond yields in Europe are headed lower, with German bonds likely to turn negative over the next 2-3 weeks.
Uwe Parpart, managing director and head of Research at Reorient Financial Markets, says China's cut in reserve requirement ratio (RRR) supports crucial sectors like housing.
Investors shouldn't worry as much about global "noise" and should instead focus on this, Glenmede's Jason Pride says.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses global currency action.
Traders are experiencing lots of twists and turns, but ending up back where they started, Art Cashin tells CNBC.
The People's Bank of China is "desperate" to control Shanghai's stock rally, experts said, following the central bank's reserve requirement ratio cut.
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