Currencies Foreign Exchange

  • Japanese yen

    The U.S. dollar rose against the euro on Monday on expectations that the Federal Reserve will take a less-dovish stance on monetary policy.

  • Employees pass beneath pipes leading to oil storage tanks at the central processing plant for oil and gas at the Salym Petroleum Development oil fields near the Bazhenov shale formation in Salym, Russia.

    With oil prices plummeting, Russia's stock exchange continues to fall as traders worry over the country's ability to pay for imports.

  • Indonesia's currency tumbled to its lowest levels since the Asian Financial Crisis in the late 1990s, despite a lack of crisis-like signals.

  • Will cheap oil remain a headwind for stocks?

    Aadil Ebrahim, Vice President & Portfolio Manager at AllianceBernstein, explains why the drop in oil prices is prompting a flight to safety in global markets and discusses how long the selloff may last.

  • Why Aussie bears will continue to dominate

    Michael Every, Head of Financial Markets Research, Asia-Pacific at Rabobank, expects the Aussie dollar to hit 78 U.S. cents over the next 12 months, following the release of deteriorating government finances.

  • How sliding iron ore price affects Australia

    Australia estimates iron ore will trade at about $60 a tonne as the slump in the commodity deepens the nation's budget deficit. Gareth Berry, FX Strategist at UBS, discusses.

  • Markets need to find the good in cheap oil: CIBC

    Patrick Bennett, FX Strategist at CIBC, says the recent oil-induced turmoil in financial markets is "nonsense" as the collapse of energy markets will benefit countries.

  • Forget the naysayers. There is a real silver lining to the drop in oil prices, says Larry Kudlow.

  • The Norwegian crown sank to its weakest in more than a decade against the U.S. dollar on Friday, a day after Norway's central bank cut rates.

  • European markets close in red

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including stocks falling 5 percent in one week.

  • Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    It was a rough night for the IPO business.

  • China's century? Oh really...

    is China poised to become the dominate economic global player? CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on China's outlook and takes a look at Russia's prospects.

  • Dollar bulls will be vindicated: Citi

    Todd Elmer, Currency Strategist at Citi, describes the factors that will give the greenback a boost moving forward.

  • Aussie dollar falling: Is RBA the real reason?

    Dominic Bunning, FX Strategist at HSBC, says the Australian dollar is on a downward trend due to market factors like weak commodities, rather than rhetoric from the RBA.

  • Aussie dollar sinks on RBA Stevens' comments

    On Friday, the Australian dollar hovered near multi-year lows after Reserve Bank of Australia governor Glenn Stevens said in an interview that the currency is "most appropriate" at 75 U.S. cents.

  • The dollar was boosted by strong U.S. retail sales numbers and declining jobless claims, suggesting the US economy may get a rate hike next year.

  • FTSE falls for fourth session

    CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports on all the market moving events in Europe today.

  • Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Market conditions are not ideal as companies try to push through IPOs before the year ends.

  • Asian currencies see choppy trade amid oil's slump

    Saktiandi Supaat, Head of Global FX Strategy at Maybank, discusses the movements of the Asian FX market and explains why the SGD/MYR cross will make further gains moving forward.

  • An election sweep for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe this weekend looks like a safe bet, but some are betting that the consequences for Japan could be calamitous.