tag archive - ‘ECB’

Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - May 7, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:20 | 07/05/14
The U.S. Dollar plummeted against the majority of its foreign currency counterparts following the release of economic reports indicating that the U.S. Trade Deficit narrowed, though the contraction was less than predicted. According to official news, the deficit shrank by ...
ECB May Hold Off On Stimulus

ECB May Hold Off On Stimulus

David Sumner | 09:25 | 05/05/14
The Euro gained versus its U.S. counterpart following news indicating that consumer prices rose, reducing the possibility that the European Central Bank could implement stimulus for now. Euro Rallied On Friday The Euro traded mixed but concluded the week on a high ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - May 5, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:10 | 05/05/14
The U.S. Dollar surged on Friday subsequent to what many market traders called a stellar Non-Farm Payrolls report, as the release denoted that 288,000 new payrolls were created. However, not all of the releases were positive. Despite a drop in ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - May 1, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:25 | 01/05/14
The U.S. Dollar traded lower against the Euro and the Sterling but inched higher against the Yen, while traders navigated the market with caution in preparation for the release of key U.S. economic fundamentals, inflation reports out of the Euro ...
Statistics Show Hike In German Inflation

Statistics Show Hike In German Inflation

David Sumner | 07:20 | 30/04/14
The Euro extended its advance versus the U.S. Dollar after Germany announced that the yearly rate of inflation in Saxony posted at 1.3 percent for April, rising from 0.9 percent. This reduced the probability that the ECB would expand stimulus. Germany ...
British Economy Slated To Improve

British Economy Slated To Improve

David Sumner | 07:50 | 29/04/14
The British Pound continued to trade near a four-year high against the U.S. Dollar on the prospects of economic improvement and reports denoting ongoing mergers between several major companies, bolstering demand for the Sterling. U.K. Economy Appears To be Advancing Despite reports ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 29, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:10 | 29/04/14
The U.S. Dollar weakened against several Forex counterparts as market traders await important releases on U.S. employment and economic growth, as well as clues on the future of monetary policy. The greenback remained under pressure as news of mergers and ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 28, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:00 | 28/04/14
The U.S. Dollar dipped against the Yen and the Swiss Franc, two monetary units that traders often seek during times of turmoil. And with the U.S. suggesting that Russia is at fault for elevating tensions in the Eastern region of ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 25, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:10 | 25/04/14
The U.S. Dollar depreciated against several Forex majors on Thursday while the markets awaited key economic fundamentals out of the U.S. that may offer further clues on the Federal Reserve’s intentions for its next policy meeting. Meanwhile, market traders were ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 23, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:05 | 23/04/14
The U.S. Dollar slipped against a number of Forex majors as the international financial markets returned from the extended Easter holiday. However, it advanced to a 14-month high against the Chinese Yuan as the People’s Bank of China decide to ...