Russian ruble is down 15% so far this month.
Reserve Bank of New Zealand says while 3% growth is supported by rising construction activity, there are downside risks.
GDP numbers show that UK will take longer to start hiking rates.
Russia credit rating falls below investment grade for first time in a decade.
Pound is only 1% off the 18-month low hit last week.
Recent inflation data supports the case for a rate by the RBNZ.
Consumer prices in Singapore fell on year as well as on month in December.
Copper futures down 2.8% so far in the week while all other metals fare better.
EUR/USD and EUR/GBP have to drop further to hit significant channel supports.
ECB boss Draghi revealed stimulus package of €1.1tn of bond purchases from March 2015 until September 2016.
German PPI rate falls to four-year low raising pressure on ECB to stimulate growth.
Since ECB chief Mario Draghi hinted at additional stimulus, euro has lost more than 5% vs dollar.
December CPI numbers strengthen expectations of ECB easing.
IMF opens new credit line worth $23b for Poland but highlights external risks to economy.
Emerging Asian currencies trade mixed day after SNB scrapping EUR/CHF floor.