tag archive - ‘EUR/USD’

Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - October 2, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:10 | 02/10/13
The month of October began with a partial closing of the U.S. federal government offices, a situation that ignited concerns among investors and raised the possibility the central bank may not alter stimulus during this period of uncertainty. Congress failed ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - October 1, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:50 | 01/10/13
The Dollar traded low against the majority of its peers on signs that U.S. lawmakers were not close to an agreement that would ensure the government would remain functional after October 1st. A quarrel between Republicans and Democrats is keeping ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - September 30, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:00 | 30/09/13
The U.S. Dollar remained weak even as Congress seemed to have worked out a viable way to keep the government up and running until mid-November. However, the Republicans remain opposed to the Affordable Health Care Act, which has created an ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - September 27, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:45 | 27/09/13
The U.S. Dollar traded mixed against most of the majors as lawmakers continued their work on an adequate spending Bill to solve the budget issue. The greenback rallied on fundamentals which showed that the U.S. economy grew by 2.5 percent ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - September 25, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:00 | 25/09/13
The U.S. Dollar traded mixed and it managed to advance against a number of currencies while speculators were wondering if the central bank would slow the asset purchasing program, a measure that has normally contributed to the depreciation of the ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - September 24, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:15 | 24/09/13
The U.S. Dollar traded subdued against the majority of its forex peers and fell for a second consecutive day against the Yen. The greenback’s weakness was due to continued uncertainty resulting from last week’s announcement in which Fed Chairman Ben ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - September 23, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:35 | 23/09/13
The U.S. Dollar dropped to the lowest level since the start of 2013 after the Federal Reserve opted for maintaining the current level of asset purchases. However, it advanced slightly towards the end of last week when the President of ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - September 20, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:55 | 20/09/13
The U.S. Dollar came close to trading at a seven-month low after the Federal Reserve issued a much anticipated statement confirming that it would not begin scaling back on stimulus at this time, given the fact that the economy hasn’t ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - September 19, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:35 | 19/09/13
The U.S. Dollar traded mixed against the majors and at one point reached close to five-week lows while investors awaited the Federal Reserve to issue the highly expected announcement regarding stimuli. The markets failed to react to announcements by the ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - September 18, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:45 | 18/09/13
Anticipation over an upcoming Federal Reserve announcement at the conclusion of its two-day meeting kept the U.S. Dollar from strengthening on Tuesday. The greenback was only able to advance versus the Yen for a brief period as investors traded cautiously ...