The IsraTransfer Report – December 2018

The IsraTransfer Report – December 2018

Happy Chanukah from IsraTransfer From the IsraTransfer Trading Desk The Chanukah gift-giving season certainly came early this year, as the USD/ILS exchange rate experienced some of its most impressive returns in over twenty-four months.  Since bottoming out in...

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The IsraTransfer Report – November 2018

The IsraTransfer Report – November 2018

Election season has come and gone and with both local Israeli and now the US mid-terms in the rear view mirror, could a potential reversal of fortune be on the horizon?   Meanwhile, our all new Mechir Lamishtaken infographic is an absolute must read for any for any...

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Israel Currency Exchange Roundup – Issue 32

Israel Currency Exchange Roundup – Issue 32

Patience has certainly paid off for those who have been waiting on better shekel exchange rates, as both the US and Canadian dollars again flexed their muscle against their Israeli counterpart.  Meanwhile, the fog of Brexit continued to dampen the Brexit scene that...

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Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 31

Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 31

A stronger US dollar has the exchange rate on the rise, although the Minister of Finance looks to put taxes on the chopping block.  All that, plus the country’s reputation experiences a slight setback. It’s the latest installment of the Israel Business Week Roundup....

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Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 30

Ruffling feathers was certainly the theme of the week including German Chancellor Angela Merkel ruffling the feathers of the women in Israel’s hi-tech scene and US President Trump taking aim at his country’s own central bank (more on that to come).  Meanwhile, the...

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The IsraTransfer Report – October 2018

The Chagim may be over, but there's still plenty to rejoice over, including our latest currency trading outlook from the IsraTransfer Trading Desk.  Plus, things may be getting more interesting at the Bank of Israel in the week to come, and school's in session for...

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Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 29

Fresh off the Chagim season it’s back to work for the Israel business scene and not a moment too soon - something El Al Airlines may want to take note of.  In shekel news Bank of Israel’s Governor-emeritus says to keep the change, the currency shows its softer side at...

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The IsraTransfer Report – September 2018

The IsraTransfer Report – September 2018

The currency markets get set to turn down the volume for the Chagim, and a potential honeypot of good news for Israel's business sector.  All that and more in our final edition of the IsraTransfer Report for 5778. From the IsraTransfer Currency Trading Desk After an...

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Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 28

Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 28

It certainly was a week with plenty to deal with, including the Sky officially becoming the limit for one lucky Israeli venture fund. Not all the news was as fortuitous, however, as a new round of trade war threats out of the US sent the markets reeling - something...

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Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 27

Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 27

Plenty has been popping in Israel business lately, and we don’t just mean Pepsi buying SodaStream, or champagne bottles at the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange.  In economic news, Israel’s GDP officially hit a speed bump after a stellar first quarter, while the Ministry of...

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