Posts Tagged ‘ukraine’

Ruble Fell For A Third Day On Ukraine Sanctions

by Forex Rooton September 15, 2014 12:12 pm BST
The ruble retreated 0.7 percent to 38.0550 per dollar as of 2:08 p.m. in Moscow. Government bonds due February 2027 dropped, raising the yield three basis points to 9.67 percent. The ruble fell to a record low for a third day as oil, Russia’s main export earner, slid to the weakest level in two years […]

XAUUSD Gains Amid Growing Tensions Over Ukraine And ME

by Forex Rooton August 13, 2014 9:56 am BST
XAUUSD for immediate delivery lost 0.2 percent to $1,307.26 an ounce by 8:19 AM GMT. It reached $1,322.76 on Aug. 8, the highest since July 18. Gold for December delivery fell 0.2 percent to $1,308.30 on the Comex in New York XAUUSD is trending around a 3-week high as investors weighed an improving U.S. economy […]

XAUUSD Eases Around $1,305 Amid Tensions’ Ebbing

by Forex Rooton August 12, 2014 8:04 am BST
XAUUSD for immediate delivery fell as much as 0.2 percent to $1,305.77 an ounce, and traded at $1,308.76 by 2:29 p.m. in Singapore. Approval of U.S. air strikes in Iraq sent the metal on Aug. 8 to $1,322.76, the highest since July 18. Prices have since retreated as haven demand decreased. XAUUSD held below the […]

XAUUSD Steady Around $1,307 Over the Downing of MH17 in Ukraine

by Forex Rooton July 23, 2014 10:16 am BST
Gold (XAUUSD) held above a three-day low at $1,307 as investors weighed tension over the downing of a passenger aircraft in Ukraine against the outlook for an improving US economy. Prices have rebounded 9 percent this year partly as tensions in Ukraine and the Middle East spurred haven demand. The European Union yesterday threatened to […]