Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 10, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:01 | 10/03/15
The dollar remained just under 11-1/2 year highs against most major currencies on Monday, posting a small correction as investors are locking profits from Friday's rise after the U.S. jobs data. The euro remained under pressure following an announcement from ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 9, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:14 | 09/03/15
The U.S. dollar rose to fresh eleven-and-a-half year highs against most major currencies on Friday as a strong U.S. jobs data increased expectations for higher interest rates. The U.S. Labor Department said on Friday that U.S. employers added 295,000 workers ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 6, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:39 | 06/03/15
The euro fell to an 11-1/2-year low against the dollar on Thursday as U.S. and euro zone bond prices rose, after the European Central Bank announced that its 1 trillion-euro stimulus plan begins next Monday. ECB President Mario Draghi outlined ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 5, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:16 | 05/03/15
The euro posted a sharp drop on Wednesday reaching 11 year lows against the dollar, in expectation of Thursday's European Central Bank meeting where policymakers are expected to release critical details on a monetary easing program that was passed last ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 4, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:28 | 04/03/15
The euro fell to one-month lows against the U.S. dollar on Tuesday, as caution ahead of the European Central Bank's monthly policy meeting took the focus away from some solid economic reports from Spain and Germany released earlier in the ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 3, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:15 | 03/03/15
Disappointing data from the U.S manufacturing sector combined with instability from Greece caused the euro to fluctuate between gains and losses against the dollar yesterday which ended closing the day slightly lower. Gold prices rose to weekly highs and then ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 2, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:05 | 02/03/15
The dollar expanded gains against the yen and the euro on Friday after data showed that the U.S. economy expanded modestly, but more than expected in the last quarter of 2014, supporting expectations for interest rate increases. Other reports showed ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 27, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:50 | 27/02/15
The U.S dollar index reached a 1-month high yesterday after a batch of economic indicators from the U.S. which gave a mixed picture about the status of the U.S economy, while the euro, which was already under pressure weakened by ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 26, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:01 | 26/02/15
The dollar remained weak yesterday in a low volatility session, after indications by Federal Reserve president that the Fed is in no hurry to raise interest rates in the next few FOMC meetings. However, rise in the euro was limited ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 25, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:32 | 25/02/15
U.S. equities rose after Fed Chair Janet Yellen said yesterday it would be several months before the Fed expects to boost interest rates, while European equity markets gained after Greece locked in a four-month extension of its financial rescue program. ...