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Inflation Reports Benefit Aussie

Inflation Reports Benefit Aussie

David Sumner | 09:10 | 24/07/14
New Zealand’s central bank is expected to release its policy statement and announce whether it will leave the benchmark interest rate unchanged or raise it, as many speculators are anticipating. Last month, the bank increased the key cash rate by ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - July 24, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:10 | 24/07/14
The U.S. Dollar weakened against the majority of its Forex counterparts as risk appetite improved in the markets despite ongoing crises around the globe. On Tuesday, a number of E.U. leaders indicated that they will expand the list of Russian ...
U.S. Treasury Yields Boost Dollar

U.S. Treasury Yields Boost Dollar

David Sumner | 09:00 | 23/07/14
The U.S. Dollar reached the highest price in five months against the Euro due to a hike in short-term Treasury yields. The surge occurred as a result of increased speculation that the Fed will boost the key cash rate soon. Greenback ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - July 23, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:10 | 23/07/14
The U.S. Dollar surged to the highest level in four weeks against the majority of its Forex counterparts, and reached a five-month high against the Euro while speculators awaited data on U.S. Consumer Price Inflation. U.S. Treasury yields rose in ...
Euro Falls Below $1.3500

Euro Falls Below $1.3500

David Sumner | 09:35 | 21/07/14
The Euro depreciated against the U.S. Dollar and plummeted below a key psychological level. The Euro weakened in tandem with other Forex majors versus the greenback after the Federal Reserve’s Chairwoman testified before Congress. Euro And Other Majors Weaken The Euro depreciated ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - July 21, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:25 | 21/07/14
The U.S. Dollar advanced dramatically against the majority of its Forex counterparts, days after the Federal Reserve indicated that monetary authorities may opt for raising the key cash rate should the economy offer signs of quick and solid improvement. The ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - July 18, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:45 | 18/07/14
The U.S. Dollar rose the most in three weeks against a number of its Forex peers as the markets awaited data from the Commerce Department on Housing Starts, and as Federal Reserve Chairwoman, Janet Yellen, concluded a second day of ...
Kiwi Drops The Most In Seven Weeks

Kiwi Drops The Most In Seven Weeks

David Sumner | 08:10 | 17/07/14
New Zealand’s Dollar sustained a dramatic fall following reports indicating that the consumer price index rose by less than economists anticipated, and the gauge which measures dairy prices showed a decline to the lowest level in two years. CPI And Dairy ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - July 17, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:50 | 17/07/14
The U.S. Dollar strengthened on Wednesday, as the Federal Reserve’s Chairwoman began her second day of testimony before Congress. In addressing the Senate Banking Committee, Mrs. Yellen stated that the central bank is not opposed to raising the interest rate, ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - July 16, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:50 | 16/07/14
The U.S. Dollar gathered strength on Tuesday as Janet Yellen, the Federal Reserve’s chairwoman, began her testimony before Congress. Investors waited nervously and hoped to gain insight on the Federal Reserve’s plans for the interest rate. On the data front, ...