The dollar fell against a basket of currencies on Thursday after Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen reiterated an accommodative monetary policy stance.» Read More
The euro was steady against the dollar after the ECB's policy decision, where they failed to cut rates to boost euro zone growth.
Lars Machenil, CFO of BNP Paribas, says the company is reducing its exposure to Ukraine, but is focusing its attention on the "dynamic areas" of Poland and Turkey.
Asian shares mostly saw subdued trade on Thursday, ahead of Friday's U.S. nonfarm payrolls report.
Bartosz Pawlowski, global head of EM strategy at BNP Paribas, looks at the key questions on Ukraine from a market perspective.
German and French economic growth numbers helped boost the euro to a near three week high against a dollar weakened by soft U.S. data.
Lars Machenil, CFO at BNP Paribas, comments on the group's transformation plan and results which were impacted by legal provisions.
Recent market chaos may have sparked a rate-hike trend among emerging markets, but this nation could buck the trend and stay pat for all of 2014.
Stronger-than-expected December US retail sales data and a record Japanese current account deficit helped push the US dollar higher against the yen.
Using data on safe assets from Yale's Gary Gorton, we charted the collapse of MBS, bank debt and the GSEs. The results are stunning.
Gold settled higher on Thursday, but was still set for its biggest annual loss in decades as investors switch to rallying equities.
Lars Machenil, CFO at BNP Paribas, says there is uncertainty around banking regulation, but banks need to be "whipped into shape" in order to lend more to economy.
Opinion is divided over whether the ECB will cut rates on Thursday in response to a sharp fall in inflation.
Jean-Laurent Bonnafé, CEO of BNP Paribas, says the company's results are "resilient" this quarter.
Asian equities closed mixed in subdued trade on Tuesday as investors stayed on the sidelines before the U.S. September jobs report.
Aussie dollar could hit parity by year end, after the battered currency regains ground this month, helped by positive economic data out of China.
India has been hit by a wave of growth downgrades, with analysts predicting the slowdown to worsen after GDP figures on Friday fell to lowest rate in four years.
Emerging markets are getting a beating right now, but the tattered asset class could be poised to become the “comeback kid” of 2014, some analysts say.
Banks in the euro zone could offer the best returns, says David Herro, Morningstar's international fund manager of the decade.
Jean-Laurent Bonnafe, CEO of BNP Paribas, tells CNBC that they are confident about any kind of asset quality review.
Jean-Laurent Bonnafe, CEO of BNP Paribas, tells CNBC that banking union is essential and serious and must be done progressively.