TOKYO/ SYDNEY, July 23- The dollar held close to a six-week peak against a basket of currencies in Asian trade on Wednesday, as the euro edged down to touch a fresh 2014 low on the diverging interest rate outlook for the U.S. and euro zone.» Read More
Plans for the creation of a European Monetary Fund have been gaining momentum as the debt crisis in Europe continues. But how would a European IMF work?
With the euro zone economy shrouded in uncertainty, UBS is advising clients to look at European stocks with strong exposure to the United States.
Chart expert, Jordan Kotick, Global Head of Technical Analysis at Barclays Capital back from a trip in Europe.
Greece skirted disaster this week by persuading investors and politicians that it is finally on track to fix its finances. But even before the dust settles, the government is setting the stage for a potential conflict with Germany, France and other European governments that may raise doubts about the sustainability of the euro project.
The euro has weakened recently because of persistent worries over the euro zone's debt problem.
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I think it was James Carville ("It's the economy, stupid!") who said he wanted to come back as the bond market since he could then rule over everyone.
This is war! That was the message from Athens Wednesday as the Greek government tried to combat the debt threat that hangs over the country.
We went from talk of doom and gloom to expectations of an economic boom in less than a week. How should you play it?
President Obama’s new health-care push would apply the 2.9 percent health-care payroll tax to investments. We’ve never done this before. If we do, with the Bush tax cuts set to expire, the tax rate on capital gains and dividends could jack up over 50 percent.
Just days away from the all-important jobs report and the retail indices are nearing a 52-week high.
The pound's fall is nearly over but foreign exchange markets are still going to watch developments, since parity with the euro can not be ruled out as the country gets closer to a crucial spring election, analysts and traders told CNBC.com Tuesday.
Following you'll find several catalysts that could move the market - or sectors of the market - on Tuesday March 2nd. How should you trade it?
Greece's mounting fiscal problems remain in focus, with investors today eyeing a possible bailout plan led by Germany and France. Closing Bell kicks shines the spotlight on the PIIGS (Portugal, Ireland, Italy, Greece & Spain) of Europe and discusses where the biggest risks are.
February goes down in the books as an up month that has put the market back to flat for 2010. How should you be positioned for March?
Stocks may have taken a snow day but that doesn’t mean there isn’t money to be made in this market. The Fast Money is watching the euro.
Following are the big catalysts that the Fast Money traders expect will move the market -- or sectors of the market -- on Friday February 26th.
By the end of trading the Dow had plunged by triple digits, but that didn't stop our traders from finding value in that fear. They say there are buying opportunities.
If you’re not following the minute-by-minute ticks in the Euro vs. the Yen these days, you are lost as to where the direction of the U.S. stock market is headed.
Bets by some of the same banks that helped Greece shroud its mounting debts may actually now be pushing the nation closer to the brink of financial ruin, the New York Times reported.