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Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Martin Senn, CEO of Zurich Insurance Group, says the Swiss National Bank's move to end the Swiss franc's euro peg was a "surprise" to the world.
The European Central Bank's first meeting is a hot topic at Davos this year. Axel Weber, chairman of UBS says that the real issue in Europe is reforms.
The dollar hit a one-week high against the yen after China growth data was not as bad as many had feared, curbing demand for the safe-haven Japanese currency.
Is gold still a safe haven? Mark O'Byrne, executive and research director at GoldCore, seems to think so, saying that the Swiss National Bank's recent decision was the "icing on the cake" to show how gold thrives in a volatile environment.
Switzerland's stock market dived after its central bank de-pegged its currency from the euro, but it's not time to bargain hunt yet, analysts said.
The European Central Bank could take its boldest steps yet to revive the euro zone's moribund economy.
Michael Gallagher, director of research at IDEAGlobal, says the Swiss National Bank will be comfortable with a euro/Swiss franc level of 1.10 euros and will intervene in the foreign exchange market to push the currency to that level.
Dennis Gartman, along with Deutsche Bank's David Bianco, talk about who is hurt by the Swiss central bank's move.
Glenn Stevens, Gain Capital CEO, reacts to the Swiss National Bank's surprise move to keep the franc artificially low against the euro.
Discussing the damages from the major move by the Swiss National Bank, with David Bianco, Deutsche Bank, and Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter.
Todd Gordon, Trading Analysis founder, provides a technical analysis into the strength in the dollar, the falling euro and the broad currency market.
A number of currency brokers are getting hit hard after the move by the Swiss National Bank. CNBC's Seema Mody reports on the fallout in London to Alpari Group.
Orbitz CEO Barney Harford said the company will be able to provide consumers trips to Cuba within a year.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including where Swiss stocks and the euro stand ahead of the European Central Bank's meeting next Thursday.
"Shark Tank" investor Kevin O'Leary of O'Leary Funds, provides perspective on the fallout from the Swiss move, and the reports on a rescue deal for FXCM.
Discussing the recent SNB decision, Brent Jaciow, chief investment officer at Pilotage Private Wealth says he was initially "shocked," however this could be a "signal" that "QE is coming."
Swiss investors could move into London's property market to capitalize on the soaring Swiss franc, an asset management firm predicted Friday.
Jeremy Stretch, CIBC head of FX strategy, shares his thoughts on whether the Swiss franc move is likely to impact the European Central Bank's decision next week.
Scott Shellady, CEO of Bull Reef Brokerage at TJM Investments, says that central banks are "not in cahoots" anymore, and that they expect the U.S. to be their "saviour."
Phyllis Papadavid, senior global FX strategist at BNP Paribas, says, "it's not clear if we've reached an equilibrium yet" on the Swiss franc, but that the European Central Bank's upcoming decision will be very important.