SNB Pledges to Keep Euro at 1.20 Francs

The Swiss central bank pledged to uphold its 15-month defense of the franc by purchasing foreign currencies in “unlimited quantities” to protect the economy. The Swiss National Bank, led by President Thomas Jordan, maintained the currency ceiling at 1.20 francs per euro today.

Why Moody's Downgraded China to A1
26:27 - Moody's Investors Service cut its rating on China's debt, saying that the outlook for the country's financial strength will worsen as debt rises and economic growth slows. Moody's Associate Managing Director Sovereign Risk Group Marie Diron speaks on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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