Euro Surpasses Two-Year Low

Euro Surpasses Two-Year Low

Forex | 10:18 | 21/12/14
The Euro dropped to the lowest rate in over two years against the U.S. Dollar as the latter benefitted from positive economic fundamentals denoting that the employment sector is improving. Reports out of the E.U. failed to support the Euro. Germany ...
Investors Brace For Fed Release

Investors Brace For Fed Release

Sophie J. Fletcher | 09:37 | 18/12/14
Australia’s Dollar fell to the lowest rate in over four years against its U.S. counterpart as the markets grew nervous ahead of the Federal Reserve’s policy meeting outcome, and as the Reserve Bank’s minutes effected the currency. Aussie At 4-Year Low The ...
Investors Have Faith In German Economy

Investors Have Faith In German Economy

Forex | 09:53 | 17/12/14
The Euro rose against the U.S. Dollar as data out of Germany indicated that confidence in the economy improved in December, as investors anticipate that the region’s biggest economy won’t slow down further. Euro Benefits From ZEW The Euro exchange rate was ...
Greece Could Leave Euro Bloc

Greece Could Leave Euro Bloc

Forex | 09:16 | 16/12/14
The Euro depreciated against the U.S. Dollar on Monday as investors continue to worry about possible political instability that the upcoming elections could bring to Greece, especially if Syriza, the anti-bailout Party, wins. Euro Slips On Monday The Euro exchange rate dipped ...
Oil Slump Prompted Risk Aversion

Oil Slump Prompted Risk Aversion

Forex | 09:10 | 15/12/14
The Yen sustained the largest weekly rally versus the U.S. Dollar in sixteen months as a drop in oil prices prompted Forex investors to seek safe havens. Meanwhile, Japan prepared for elections, and the polls showed favoritism towards Abe’s coalition. Premier’s ...
Markets Look Ahead To Japanese Elections

Markets Look Ahead To Japanese Elections

Forex | 09:09 | 14/12/14
The Yen continued to rally, extending the longest streak of gains in sixteen months as E.U. stocks dropped. Meanwhile, investors are anxiously awaiting Japanese elections set for December 14. Yen Continues To Advance The Yen strengthened against the U.S. Dollar and continued ...
Another Lackluster Chinese Inflation Report

Another Lackluster Chinese Inflation Report

Forex | 09:09 | 11/12/14
As risk aversion increased in the markets due to further declines for oil, disappointing inflation reports out of China and news out of Greece regarding a new election date prompted investors to seek safe havens. Yen Slated For Third Day Of ...
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Investors Seek Safe Harbors

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:59 | 10/12/14
The Yen rallied against the majority of its Forex peers as another drop in oil prices caused European and Asian stocks to decline. A shift in risk appetite in the market caused speculators to seek safety, benefitting Japan’s currency. Yen Rallies ...
China Offers Further Signs Of Fragile Economy

China Offers Further Signs Of Fragile Economy

Forex | 08:59 | 09/12/14
The commodity-related currencies declined on Monday as the U.S. Dollar rose and China released disappointing economic reports indicating a slowdown for annual exports and imports. This added to evidence that the Chinese economy is fragile. Australian Dollar Drops Australia’s Dollar declined against ...
U.S. Payroll Data Beats Prior Expectations

U.S. Payroll Data Beats Prior Expectations

Forex | 09:32 | 08/12/14
The U.S. Dollar soared the most in over twelve months as Payroll reports issued on Friday surpassed expectations, while pointing to economic recovered. The Euro, on the other hand, declined the most since September after the ECB statement. Non-Farm Payrolls Surprise ...