Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 18, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 09:22 | 18/02/15
The Euro rebounded yesterday and Global equity markets recovered to trade slightly higher on signs Greek banks will continue to get emergency funding despite a breakdown in debt talks between Athens and Euro zone finance ministers. Gold fell on hopes ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 17, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:58 | 17/02/15
U.S. stock futures and the Euro tumbled late yesterday after talks between Greece and Euro zone finance ministers broke down when Athens rejected a proposal to request a six-month extension of its international bailout programme. Gold rose and Oil prices ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 16, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:52 | 16/02/15
Stock markets worldwide rose on Friday on stronger-than-expected economic growth in Germany and optimism that Greece would reach a deal with its creditors, while Oil prices gained on signs that excess supply may retreat. The Dollar index was down last ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 13, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 09:15 | 13/02/15
U.S. and European equity indices rallied to multiyear or record highs yesterday after a cease-fire between Russian separatists and Ukrainian forces, and surprisingly aggressive stimulus by Sweden's central bank. U.S. data suggests the economy started the first quarter on a ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 12, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:48 | 12/02/15
An advance in U.S. stocks halted and European shares slipped yesterday on investor worries over the outcome of Euro zone ministerial meetings about Greece's debt crisis, while Oil prices dropped for a second day on more signs of oversupply. Gold ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 11, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:37 | 11/02/15
U.S. and European shares advanced and Gold eased yesterday on hopes for a debt agreement between Greece and its major creditors, while the Dollar rose on expectations of a Federal Reserve interest rate hike this year. Oil prices slipped, ending ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 10, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 05:49 | 10/02/15
Stock indexes Worldwide slipped and Gold gained on Monday on fears of Greece leaving the Euro zone and concerns over conflict in Ukraine, while Oil prices surged after an optimistic demand forecast from OPEC. The Japanese Yen firmed on safe-haven ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 9, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:10 | 09/02/15
The Dollar jumped on Friday as a strong American labor market report raised expectations that the Federal Reserve will increase interest rates by mid-year. Wall Street initially rose and European equities hit a seven-year high on the Labor Department report, ...
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 ...