The dollar touched an 11-month high after positive U.S. housing data the previous day fed hopes that the world's biggest economy is strengthening.» Read More
Andre De Silva, Head of Asia Pacific Rates at HSBC thinks Chinese policymakers need to step up and issue 3 to 4 new RRR cuts, as well as 1 more lending rate cut to boost the economy.
"I think the rumors of China's death are exaggerated, they're probably going to grow eight percent for the year," says John Rutledge, Safand chief investment strategist, discussing what's driving China's GDP, with Dambisa Moyo, "Winner Take All" author.
Official data from China this week may reinforce the view that the economy is close to, if not at, a bottom, but the country's currency seem to be telling a different story.
Stephen Sheung, VP & Investment Strategist, SHK Private says the PBOC will continue cutting the RRR and interest rates. He adds that any signs of weak data will send a stronger signal for more central bank action.
Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy and Chief Economist, AMP Capital Investors says that investors have a tendency to overreact to China's weak growth numbers.
The Federal Reserve is moving closer to announcing additional steps to stimulate the economy, but it can’t do much to curb the threat of another recession.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports little to no market action since Egan-Jones downgraded Italy.
British output falls and kiwis drop — it's time for your FX Fix.
Moody's goes negative on Germany, Japan talks tough, and the British aren't buying houses — it's time for your FX Fix.
Risk currencies take a hit and Spain's troubles dent the euro - it's time for your FX Fix.
Aid to Spain leaves the euro in pain and commodity prices lift the loonie - it's time for your Friday FX Fix.
The Chinese market is now at its lowest point since March of 2009, reports CNBC's Bob Pisani.
The euro slips on debt worries and the dollar dips awaiting Bernanke — it's time for your FX Fix.
Li-Gang Liu, Head of China Economic Research, ANZ says to look at monthly high frequency data for a more accurate growth picture.
Previewing next week's market, and upcoming news from China about rate cuts, and a possible stimulus package, with Mad Money host Jim Cramer.
China stays on target and Italy takes a rating cut - it's time for your Friday FX Fix.
Shares of Caterpillar are down 11.8 percent YTD, and the Fast Money traders discuss whether the stock is falling apart; and weighing in on China's economy ahead of its GDP number, with Jing Ulrich, JPMorgan. "Inflation is down, which means, in the coming few months, we'll have monetary policy easing from the central government," says Ulrich
Fed meeting minutes are looming and Spain has a new austerity plan — it's time for your FX Fix.
Kathy Lien, Managing Director, BK Asset Management says that given the pessimistic outlook from the ECB, traders are expecting more easing from the central bank.
Summit progress lifts the euro and the Bank of England talks tough — it's time for your FX Fix.