tag archive - ‘USD’

Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 9, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:40 | 09/04/13
The second quarter of 2013 has begun and monetary policy shifts from several different nations around the world have caused the volatility level of the Forex market to go up dramatically. The U.S. Dollar continued to gain against the Yen ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 8, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:50 | 08/04/13
The U.S. Dollar weakened against most of the majors after Friday’s reports revealed that U.S. employers added fewer jobs than predicted. Despite the fact that Unemployment fell from 7.7 to 7.6 percent, the Department of Labor stated that payrolls grew ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 5, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:50 | 05/04/13
The U.S. Dollar weakened against the majority of its trading peers, but rose dramatically against the Yen after the governor of the Bank of Japan, Haruhiko Kuroda, led policy makers to implement more aggressive easing measures, following in the footsteps ...
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 ...