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Ashraf Laidi

Ashraf Laidi


Contributor since: 26 Feb 2010

  • Terror Attacks, FX Markets and Payrolls

    Published 07 July 2005 | viewed 3,476 times

    The dollar is off its lows following today's bomb blasts in London, which are reported to have resulted in the death of 45 people and…

  • The June 30 FOMC Statement and How it Differs from the May 3 Statement

    Published 01 July 2005 | viewed 4,113 times

    The Federal Open Market Committee decided today to raise its target for the federal funds rate by 25 basis points to 3-1/4 percent. The Committee…

  • Falling Yields Behind New Dollar-Gold Trend

    Published 23 June 2005 | viewed 5,699 times

    The decoupling in the correlation between the price of gold and the value of the US dollar is drawing increased interest, along with differing explanations.…

  • Hot Foreign Money into US Loses Steam

    Published 17 June 2005 | viewed 5,226 times

    The dollar loses ground across the board after net foreign purchases of capital flows into the US failed to cover the monthly trade deficit for…