tag archive - ‘USD’

Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 4, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:05 | 04/04/13
The U.S. Dollar weakened against the majority of its trading peers after the release of jobs data and service-sector figures disappointed market investors. The releases added to speculation the Federal Reserve won’t be in a hurry to end the monetary ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 3, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:50 | 03/04/13
The U.S. Dollar gained against the majority of its peers as risk appetite ebbed in the market following the release of the Euro region’s unemployment rate, and as investors await the conclusion of several major central bank policy meetings scheduled ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 2, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:35 | 02/04/13
The U.S. Dollar weakened against the majority of its trading counterparts after the Institute for Supply Management’s Factory Index showed a decline from 54.2 in February to 51.3 in March, sustained the biggest drop since July of 2011. This reduced ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 1, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:06 | 01/04/13
The major currencies remained range-bound as most markets around the world were closed for the Easter holidays. The U.S. Dollar traded steady against its trading counterparts and was supported by the release of better than forecast economic reports on Friday. ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 29, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:40 | 29/03/13
The U.S. Dollar traded mixed against most of the majors, but declined against the Euro after the Cypriot banks re-opened yesterday. Market sentiment remained fragile as investors continued to worry over the sovereign debt crisis in the Euro-zone. On the ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 28, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:21 | 28/03/13
The U.S. Dollar rallied against the majority of its Forex counterparts as Italy’s political parties reached an impasse, raising concerns that this could have a negative effect on the current reforms. Demand for the greenback was also bolstered by concern ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 27, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:46 | 27/03/13
Following the release of mixed data out of the U.S., the greenback traded steady to low against the majority of its forex counterparts. Several economic reports disappointed the Federal Reserve, supporting its decision to carry on with the current asset-purchasing ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 26, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:01 | 26/03/13
The U.S. Dollar advanced against the majority of its counterparts as relief over the Cyprus bailout quickly turned to worry. Investors are now concerned that this agreement may be used as a template to recapitalize other Euro-zone banks. Early on ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 25, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:46 | 25/03/13
The U.S. Dollar rallied versus most of the majors as the deadline for the Cyprus bailout approached. And the U.S. Congress passed spending cuts to the amount of $1.2 trillion, thereby preventing a number of Federal agencies from having to ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 22, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:45 | 22/03/13
The U.S. Dollar traded mixed and rose against the Euro as worries over the economic outlook for the Euro region and the banking crisis in Cyprus bolstered appeal for safe havens. The demand for refuge increased further after the European ...