Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 19, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:33 | 19/01/15
Wall Street stocks rebounded on Friday on signs the U.S. economy was on track for solid growth with consumer sentiment hitting an 11-year high, while the Euro slid further against the Dollar to $1.1460, its weakest since November 2003, a ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 16, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:35 | 16/01/15
Switzerland's move to drop a three-year-old cap on the franc threw global markets into turmoil on Thursday, sending the Swiss currency and most European shares soaring while bond yields and Swiss equities tumbled. U.S. stocks closed lower, marking a fifth ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 15, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:50 | 15/01/15
Financial and commodities markets slumped on Wednesday after the World Bank cut its growth forecasts for 2015 and 2016, fuelling fears that the benefits of cheaper Oil may be offset by anaemic economies and the threat of deflation. Share prices, ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 14, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:29 | 14/01/15
The U.S. stock market closed lower for a third straight session on Tuesday, reversing earlier gains as continued weakness in Oil prompted further selling in the energy sector, while the U.S. Dollar rose on hopes for stimulus from the European ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 13, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:38 | 13/01/15
Most stock markets around the World fell on Monday as Oil prices showed no sign of breaking their prolonged downward pattern, prompting further losses in troubled energy shares. The U.S. Dollar index edged up minimal against a basket of currencies, ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 12, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 09:44 | 12/01/15
The Dollar fell on Friday after a U.S. labor market report suggested a slow approach to raising interest rates, while global equity markets fell on more weak data from Europe, adding to worries about a delicate growth around the world. ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 9, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 09:13 | 09/01/15
Global equity markets surged and the Dollar hit a nine-year high on Thursday, lifted by the Federal Reserve's confidence in the U.S. economy and hopes of aggressive new stimulus in Europe. U.S. crude traded almost flat, while prices for U.S. ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 8, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:10 | 08/01/15
U.S. and European stocks rose on Wednesday on hopes the European Central Bank would embark on more stimulus soon to avert deflation in the Euro zone. Positive U.S. employment data also helped equities; while a halt to a slide in ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 7, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:26 | 07/01/15
Stocks fell on global markets on Tuesday, on a difficult start to 2015 as tumbling Oil prices and Greece's possible exit from the Euro Zone hit with fear and drove investors to safe-haven assets, including Gold, the Yen and low-risk ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 6, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:20 | 06/01/15
Equity markets worldwide tumbled on Monday, led by commodity-linked shares as Oil prices fell below $50 per barrel to 5-1/2-year lows. The Euro stayed near 9-year low against the Dollar as a possible Greece exit persists, and as a soft German inflation ...