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U.S. Dollar Continues To Climb

U.S. Dollar Continues To Climb

David Sumner | 09:25 | 10/12/13
The U.S. Dollar advanced versus the Yen ahead of a number of speeches set to be delivered by regional Federal Reserve presidents. The St. Louis and Dallas Fed Presidents were scheduled to speak amid speculation over a cutback to stimulus. Yen ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - December 10, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:00 | 10/12/13
The U.S. Dollar hovered close to a six-week high against the Yen and declined against other majors as risk appetite continued to surge in the markets subsequent to the release of robust U.S. employment figures on Friday. Market traders are ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - December 9, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:45 | 09/12/13
Investors sold off their U.S. Dollars following superb economic releases revealing a remarkable drop in the level of Unemployment, as well as a higher number of payrolls for November than predicted. The greenback rallied versus the Yen and dipped versus ...
Pension Fund Advised To Trim Assets

Pension Fund Advised To Trim Assets

David Sumner | 13:25 | 08/12/13
The Yen declined against the U.S. Dollar for the first time in close to a week as the Japanese government’s pension fund was directed to trim debt holdings. Reports indicate that as of September 30, the fund’s portfolio included 58 ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - December 6, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:50 | 06/12/13
The U.S. Dollar traded mixed as investors await the release of U.S. economic reports and policy decisions from several major central banks. The greenback gained versus the Euro Later in the day as the European Central Bank reported that it ...
Investors Continue To Speculate

Investors Continue To Speculate

David Sumner | 13:20 | 05/12/13
The U.S. currency rallied against the majority of its counterparts on speculation that upcoming data, including Friday’s non-farm payroll reports, will confirm that the economy is recovering and may prompt the Fed to reduce stimulus. Greenback Strengthens Amid Speculation The U.S. Dollar ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - December 5, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:15 | 05/12/13
The Dollar traded to the upside against the majority of the Forex majors as investors continued to focus on economic reports out of the U.S. in an attempt to obtain clues on whether the data is strong enough to warrant ...
Japanese Currency Regains Its Footing

Japanese Currency Regains Its Footing

David Sumner | 12:35 | 04/12/13
The Yen rebounded from a six-month low versus the Dollar as market traders await the non-farm payroll reports, which will hopefully offer clues on whether the Federal Reserve will begin reducing the number of bonds it buys each month. Yen Rallies ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - December 4, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:00 | 04/12/13
The U.S. Dollar traded mixed against most of its peers and dropped against the Yen for the first time in one week and plunging to a near 27-month low against the British Pound. However, demand for the greenback remained high ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - December 3, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 12:15 | 03/12/13
The U.S. Dollar traded mixed, rising against the Yen and the Euro while dropping against the British Pound subsequent to the release of reports on Manufacturing activity. The greenback remained under pressure as investors awaited the release of additional U.S. ...