The Fed is data dependent, and as such would not likely use the U.S. elections as an excuse to hold off hiking rates, says ANZ Head of Asia Research.
The dollar fell on Friday after the jobs data disappointed.
U.S. stocks closed mostly flat Thursday as investors digested a slew of economic data ahead of Friday's key jobs report.
Discussing the odds for a September rate hike from the Federal Reserve and what the effect could be on the markets and economy, with Jurrien Timmer, Fidelity Investments Director of Global Macro, and Brian Levitt, OppenheimerFunds Senior Investment Strategist.
But despite the upturn, Nick Nelson, head of European equity strategy at UBS, says that emerging markets "will under perform" should the Fed aggressively hike interest rates.
The Fed might need to cut rates to as low as negative 2 percent, far below levels other global central banks have tested, a former Fed economist said.
Sterling jumped 1 percent against the dollar and hit a one-month high against the euro on Thursday.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.
Stocks closed lower, the last trading day of the month, as investors digested falling oil prices and looked ahead to Friday's jobs report.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, Chicago PMI and the U.S. dollar.
Vasileios Gkionakis, head of global FX strategy at UniCredit, discusses euro zone data post-Brexit, the dollar's positioning ahead of a potential interest rate hike, and where emerging market currencies are headed.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a flat open Wednesday following the release of the ADP's private sector payroll report.
The Fed is going to look at the U.S. election risk and whether the global economy can absorb a rate hike, says BofAML Global Research's Claudio Piron.
This came as investors reversed bets made against the greenback on speculation that the Fed would not hike interest rates anytime soon.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.
U.S. stocks closed lower Tuesday, with utilities falling 1 percent, as investors analyzed strong consumer data.
Wall Street looked set to open higher on Tuesday, with futures for the Dow Jones industrial average trading up.
Peter Garnry, head of equity strategy at Saxo Bank, shares his outlook and investment ideas for equity markets.
The rates market has not fully priced in the possibility of a Fed hike this year, says UBS' Wayne Gordon.
The dollar hovering near a two-week high against a basket of currencies with investors focused on the next set of U.S. data.