Tag: janet yellen

Why Job Creation Will Not Derail Higher Rates

After Friday’s nonfarm payroll figure was looked upon woefully by market participants who voted with their feet by selling the dollar, a curious development...

Yellen’s Clarifications Spur Global Risk Reversal, Drop the Hammer on Gold...

Yellen’s Clarifications Spur Global Risk Reversal, Drop the Hammer on Gold Prices Gold prices slipped to the lowest in over a month following the weekly...

Gold Gets its Groove Back

The resurgence of gold prices over the last few weeks has raised some serious eyebrows about the state of the global economy. Although a...

Dollar Index on Pace for Biggest Weekly Gain since May as...

The US dollar index has gained 1.7% over the past four days and is pacing for its biggest weekly gain since May, as investors...

Strength of Yellen’s Leadership Crucial to Success of Fed Taper

This article is a guest post by Justin Pugsley of leading online forex broker and platform developer MahiFX. Follow MahiFX on Twitter at https://twitter.com/MahiFX Janet Yellen...

Yellen’s Dovish Comments Stall Dollar Rally

The dollar weakened against the euro in late trading yesterday after Janet Yellen - who is widely tipped to take over from Ben Bernanke...

Dollar Plummets as Summers Pulls Out of Fed Race

The US dollar index dropped to a four-week low this morning on the news that former treasury secretary Lawrence Summers has pulled out of...