Nick Verdi is Director, FX Strategy Asia Pacific ex-Japan at Barclays tells CNBC's Cash Flow that he's expecting a strong NFP figure and says that the USD will be the star performer of 2014.
The dollar gained against a basket of currencies on Wednesday after minutes of the Fed's Dec. 18-19 policy meeting.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the problem with retail in the U.K. and the strong bond market rally.
Earnings season begins with hopes for improving guidance, with the improving economy leading to a better outlook for corporate profit.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as the euro zone's November jobless rate remains at 12.1 percent which is in line with forecasts.
Tim McCullough, technical strategist at Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking, says that gold could see a long-term rise after its recent rout, despite a stronger U.S. dollar.
The dollar gained against the yen on Tuesday, buoyed by US trade deficit data that could inflate estimates for fourth-quarter growth.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew calling on Europe to capitalize on its banks.
The belief that 2014 will see higher interest rates is the primary story so far.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on today's market moving events from Europe, as employees angry about the company's plan to close a plant in northern France hold two managers captive.
Andrew Soper, global head of G10 options flow at Nomura, says the euro will not have any safe haven appeal in 2014.
The biggest problem with the stock market is that participants think there's something wrong if stocks don't go up every day!
The dollar dipped against the euro and yen on Monday as weaker-than-expected data gauging the US services sector reflected slowing growth.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including gains for the Italian bank, and the jump in the Spanish economy.
We start the first full trading week of 2014 with Asia notably weaker. Overnight, Japan and China's benchmarks buckled.
Ian Bremmer, Eurasia Group president, shares his firm's annual list of top global risks for the nation, including America's troubled alliances, diverging markets and the new China. This is a do or die year for Iran, says Bremmer.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as investors look ahead to a busy week of data from the euro zone, central banks, and U.S. jobs numbers.
Geoffrey Yu, FX strategist at UBS, says the foreign exchange market will welcome a situation where emerging market central banks are looking to defend their currencies as tapering takes place.
Marshall Gittler, Head Of Global FX Strategy, IronFX Financial Services, expects the Bank of Japan to take more action this year. He also discusses the outlook for emerging Asian currencies.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, as retail stocks post gains amid low trading volumes.