Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 5, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:30 | 05/02/14
  Following a day of disappointing releases which confirmed a slowdown for the U.S. Manufacturing sector, the Dollar rebounded against several of its trading counterparts. The greenback also benefitted from a decline in risk aversion brought on as emerging markets currencies ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 4, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:10 | 04/02/14
  The U.S. Dollar slumped against several of the majors and traded at two-month lows versus the Yen as China published another string of disappointing economic reports, fueling concerns among investors and impacting the mood in the emerging markets. According to ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 3, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:20 | 03/02/14
  The U.S. Dollar gained against the majority of its peers following solid economic releases issued on Friday which confirmed an increase in Consumer Sentiment despite the fact that there were no changes to Personal Income. But the greenback failed to ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 31, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:55 | 31/01/14
  The U.S. Dollar weakened against most of its peers after the Federal Reserve, in an expected move, announced that it will reduce stimulus by another $10 billion per month. The FOMC also indicated that it will leave the benchmark interest ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 30, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:40 | 30/01/14
The U.S. Dollar traded slightly higher against the majority of its peers before the Federal Open Market Committee announced the bank’s decision on whether to continue with the current level of stimulus or to implement another $10 billion reduction. Economic ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 29, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:00 | 29/01/14
  The U.S. Dollar traded mixed ahead of the Federal Reserve’s policy decision, and as investors anticipate that the central bank may announce another reduction in stimulus, which now stand at $75 billion per month. On Tuesday, it appeared that the ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 28, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:50 | 28/01/14
The U.S. Dollar gained against the safe haven currencies, and climbed against the Euro during the early hours on Monday as risk appetite remained subdued due to the fact that the sell-off of currencies from the emerging markets continued for ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 27, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:20 | 27/01/14
  With China issuing rather bleak economic reports on its Manufacturing sector, investors around the globe grew concerned that growth in the second largest economy may be spiraling to the downside. This set off a number of events, the biggest one ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 24, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:45 | 24/01/14
  The U.S. Dollar fell against the majority of its Forex trading peers despite speculation that the recent string of positive economic reports could convince the Federal Reserve to trim the monthly bond purchases further. It slumped against the Swiss Franc ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 23, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:50 | 23/01/14
  The U.S. Dollar traded mixed, though demand for the greenback remained high as market traders anticipate that the Federal Reserve could make further cuts to monthly bond purchases during its next meeting. Traders remain cautious as bank officials expressed concerns ...