The dollar hit an eight-month high against a basket of currencies on Friday.» Read More
Volatility has become a market hallmark this year and investors across Asia are grappling with a slew of issues. Here are the top five themes.
Boris Schlossberg, managing director at BK Asset Management, says the huge moves in the euro following the Fed's statement shows how oversold the currency has been.
Kenny Polcari, director at O'Neil Securities, explains why he doesn't agree with the market's "hyper-focus" over the Fed's policy statement.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. OPEC said it would maintain current production levels and blames the US for the drop in price. Gold got a small bounce on the day.
Wilbur Ross, Chairman & CEO of WL Ross & Co. LLC, says that the greater danger for the US Federal Reserve is raising key interest rates too soon.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
U.S. stocks closed mixed on Thursday as investors weighed the Federal Reserve statement that indicated a rate hike would come gradually.
Elizabeth Corley, Allianz Global Investors, talks about central banks' delicate balancing act as they attempt to normalize from here and where she is seeing great returns.
Look globally, pick specifically, says Mario Gabelli, GAMCO Investors chairman & CEO, sharing his take on how central bank policy is impacting his investment strategy.
Joseph Trevisani, WorldWideMarkets, weighs in on currency moves following the Fed's policy statement.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a lower open on Thursday, after closing sharply higher Wednesday following a dovish statement from the Fed.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the whipsaw action in the U.S. dollar at 4:02pm ET on Wednesday.
Maury Harris, UBS chief U.S. economist, and Tim Ng, Clearbrook Global Advisors, provide their reaction to Janet Yellen's indication a rate hike is likely forthcoming and its impact on the markets.
Vandana Hari, Asia editorial director at Platts, says a strengthening U.S. dollar and speculation over the Fed rate hike are driving the volatility in oil markets.
Mitul Kotecha, head of FX Strategy, Asia Pacific at Barclays, says the dovish statement from the Fed has sparked a clear out of excessive long dollar positions in the market.
The dollar nursed hefty losses, having suffered its biggest one-day fall against the euro in six years after the Federal Reserve struck a dovish tone.
The Fed tripped up the dollar's rally and may have pushed the greenback into a short-term correction with its forecasts for a slower pace of rate hikes, strategists say.
The dollar plunged Wednesday, but don't expect the euro-dollar trade to "keep ripping," Dennis Gartman said.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil actually went up today, following Janet Yellen's statement, in spite of a 9.6-million barrel increase in oil stocks.
Janet Yellen responds to reporters' questions following the Fed rate decision and removal of the word patient from its statement.