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Steven Saywell, Global Head of FX Strategy at BNP Paribas, explains why the dollar-yen could see a period of two-way price action in the near term.
Hong Kong's pro-democracy protesters have blockaded key shopping areas, and analysts are keeping a running toll on how badly the economy will be hit.
While Hong Kong protesters brave tear gas to battle for democratic ideals, stock traders are lining up bets on how to make money on the turmoil.
Singapore's REITs have steadily advanced this year as predictions of higher interest rates went awry, but will yield-chasers stick with the shares?
France has gathered support to challenge regulators imposing penalties on banks at a G-20 meeting after $8.9 billion fine was levied on BNP Paribas.
Lars Machenil, CFO of BNP Paribas, says the support from clients has given the bank "confidence" that it can continue operating.
Lars Machenil, CFO of BNP Paribas, says he "regrets" what happened when the bank was fined $8.95 billion for breaking U.S. sanctions.
The euro hit an eight-month low against the dollar on Wednesday as worries drove investors away from the single currency.
Plans to allow greater foreign investment in Shanghai's A-share market could prove to be a game changer for investment in Chinese shares.
David Nelson, Belpointe Asset Management chief strategist, explains why he has a problem with the way the justice system is policing the finance world.
Financiers are grumbling that the U.S. is acting like an imperial power in punishing foreign banks for dealings beyond U.S. territory.
BNP pleaded guilty to conspiring to violate U.S. sanctions, as part of a nearly $9 billion settlement in which it admitted to breaking embargoes.
Although hopes are high as the second quarter earnings roll out, revenue growth looms as a potential problem.
CNBC's Stephane Pedrazzi reports on French Finance Minister Michel Sapin's calls for a "rebalancing" of the currencies used for international transactions.
France has hit out against the dollar dominance in global transactions after BNP Paribas was fined $9 billion for helping countries avoid sanctions.
The dollar struggled to make more headway after a jump in U.S. job creation left stock markets in optimistic mood.
The dollar was broadly bid on Thursday by a stronger-than-expected U.S. nonfarm payrolls report for June.
BNP Paribas has pleaded guilty to criminal charges and agreed to pay $8.83 billion for violating sanctions laws. Cyrus Vance Jr., Manhattan District Attorney, discusses the plea and what it means for the French bank.
Filippo Alloatti, senior research analyst at Hermes Fund Managers, discusses whether the fine handed to BNP Paribas was large enough.
CNBC's Stephane Pedrazzi discusses the terms of BNP Paribas' settlement with U.S. authorities after the bank pleaded guilty to two criminal charges and agreed to forfeit $8.83 billion.