Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - June 21, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:40 | 21/06/13
Volatility increased the most in one year on the foreign currency exchange just a day after the Federal Reserve’s Chairman, Ben Bernanke, announced that the central bank may be close to scaling back on monetary stimulus. This caused the U.S. ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - June 20, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:30 | 20/06/13
The U.S. Dollar rallied against the majority of its peers and advanced versus the Euro after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke stated that the central bank may begin scaling back on bond purchases this year and may even put an ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - June 19, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:55 | 19/06/13
The U.S. Dollar mimicked the same trading patterns it displayed at the start of last week. While advancing against currencies like the British Pound, the Yen and the South Pacific monetary units, it dipped versus the Euro and the Swiss ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - June 18, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:51 | 18/06/13
The U.S. Dollar traded mixed as volatility in the Forex market continued in anticipation of the Federal Reserve’s two-day meeting which starts today. It appears that risk appetite increased over the weekend but investors are still cautious as they await ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - June 17, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:05 | 17/06/13
June has been quite a volatile month in the Forex market and it appears that the exchange won’t quiet down any time soon, especially as a string of important global economic reports are due out soon. Investors are anxiously awaiting ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - June 14, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:45 | 14/06/13
The U.S. Dollar traded mixed following the release of positive sales and jobs data; however, the releases were overshadowed by volatile trading and a big drop on Japan’s Nikkei which prompted the Yen to rally. Investors have grown concerned over ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - June 13, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:16 | 13/06/13
While there were no major economic releases out of the U.S. yesterday, investors continued to wait for clues as to whether the Federal Reserve will begin cutting back on monthly asset purchases. The greenback erased gains against most of its ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - June 12, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:56 | 12/06/13
The U.S. Dollar declined against the majority of its trading peers as investors shied away from the currency amid uncertainty over whether the Federal Reserve will cut back on monthly asset purchases. Speculation that the central bank will reduce stimulus ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - June 11, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:50 | 11/06/13
The U.S. Dollar rallied against the majority of its counterparts after the Standard & Poor’s increased the U.S.’s AA+ credit rating from negative to stable a year after stripping it from its highest ranking. The S & P cited a ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - June 10, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:51 | 10/06/13
The U.S. Dollar advanced against the majority of its counterparts after data released on Friday indicated that employers added more jobs in May than predicted. According to the Labor Department, employers hired 175,000 individuals and the Unemployment rate rose from ...