Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 6, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:52 | 06/02/15
Stock markets around the world mostly rose yesterday as Crude Oil rebounded easing on the price of Gold but caution remained following the ECB's surprise decision to strike Greek bonds off its list of accepted collateral. In a sign the ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 5, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:55 | 05/02/15
The Euro slumped late on Wednesday and safe-havens U.S. government bonds and Gold rallied after the European Central Bank abruptly canceled its acceptance of Greek bonds in return for funding, putting more pressure on Greece to reach new reforms. The ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 4, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:58 | 04/02/15
Stock markets rallied around the World yesterday while the Dollar fell after the new Greek government dropped calls for a write-down of its foreign debt, easing concerns about growing instability in the Euro zone. Gold, viewed as a safe-haven investment fell. ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 3, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:21 | 03/02/15
Global equity markets rose sharply in agitated trade on Monday on a late rally fueled by hopes for a deal on Greek debt, with a rebound in Oil prices also helping to lift U.S. stocks. Stocks in Europe were mixed, with ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 2, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:29 | 02/02/15
Oil prices rallied 8% on Friday following the sharpest weekly drop in U.S. Oil rig count in nearly 30 years, while the Dollar index ended January with its longest run of gains since the U.S. currency was floated in 1971. ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 30, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:54 | 30/01/15
Global equity markets were little changed yesterday after a late surge on Wall Street overcame earlier declines on worries about Greece's path and a mixed earnings season so far, while U.S. government bond yields rose on fresh signs of a ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 29, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:48 | 29/01/15
Global investors bet U.S. rate hikes are less likely to start soon after the Federal Reserve said inflation was running below forecasts. U.S. stocks, after spending most of the session higher, reversed course and fell with energy shares leading the way ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 28, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 09:10 | 28/01/15
Global stock indexes fell yesterday following disappointing U.S. corporate earnings results and an unexpected decline in U.S. durable goods orders, while the Dollar also retreated. In commodity markets, Oil rose as a weaker Dollar supported commodities priced in the currency. ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 27, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:38 | 27/01/15
The Euro rebounded from two days of sharp losses on Monday even after an anti-bailout party was victorious in Greek elections, while Global stock indexes went up on confidence in the European Central Bank's new money-printing program. Crude Oil fell ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 26, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:59 | 26/01/15
European stocks hit seven-year highs on Friday, continuing a rally ignited by the European Central Bank's plan for massive regional economic stimuli that also knocked the Euro to 11-year lows. Wall Street mostly fell on soft corporate earnings news. Oil ...