Luis Costa, head of CEEMEA FX and rates strategy at Citi, says don't bet against the dollar as it is likely to see further gains against emerging market currencies.
The euro rose to session highs against the dollar after U.S. hiring in August fell far short of forecasts.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports Italy, Spain and Germany are among this week's biggest gainers in Europe.
Aside from the lack of job opportunities, Venice is beset by high taxes, slow growth and lost opportunity.
CNBC's Seema Mody reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as investors focus on the U.S. dollar - euro trade, and peace talks between Ukraine and Russia.
If you want to see how dysfunctional Italy has become, look for further than Venice. Several major projects have yet to come to fruition.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports European markets closed higher across the board on Mario Draghi's move to cut interest rates, and purchase asset backed securities and covered bonds.
The euro hit fresh 14-month lows against the U.S. dollar and nearly two-year lows against the Swiss franc on Thursday.
The euro steadied against almost every other major currency on Wednesday after Ukraine said it has agreed on a ceasefire with Russia.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including worries in Ukraine and falling Euro-zone PMI.
Uncertainty regarding the result of this month's Scottish independence referendum has weighed on the British pound.
The euro sagged on Tuesday to fresh one-year lows against the dollar on bets the ECB will do more to help a wobbly euro zone economy.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a decline for the euro ahead of Thursday's ECB meeting.
Peter Frank, global head G10 and Asia FX strategy at BBVA, says the euro will fall to $1.25 against the dollar by the end of the year.
The euro hit a year-low against the dollar on Monday, as investors added to bets against the single currency before a policy meeting this week.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs breaks down the performance of European stocks in the month of August, including an outperform for the German bond market.
The dollar rose on Friday, with traders looking beyond soft U.S. consumer-spending data.
Better-than-expected U.S. growth data lifted the dollar on Thursday as the euro fell amid worries about tensions between Ukraine and Russia.
Retailers are under pressure due to elevated promotions, nimble competitors and kids' preference of tech over clothes.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including questions about if the ECB will launch QE and the euro's gains were erased by Ukraine tensions