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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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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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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The IsraTransfer Report – August 2018

The IsraTransfer Report – August 2018

It was a take charge month in Israel business that included the economy earning some extra credit from Moody's Investors Service.  Elsewhere, the US ramps up its efforts to help the State's banks clean up their image, while runaway GDP braces for a speed bump.  Plus...

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The IsraTransfer Report – July

The IsraTransfer Report – July

The temperature wasn't the only thing on the rise in the month of June, as the USD/NIS exchange rate approached highs not seen in a year.  Meanwhile, Israel's GDP received a boost after further review, although the housing market continues to take it on the chin.  All...

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The IsraTransfer Report – June 2018

The IsraTransfer Report – June 2018

There was no shortage of interest in the currency markets last week, including the widening of rates between the US dollar and the shekel. Elsewhere, Bank of Israel announced it's getting set to take a hike of its own, and the fog grows thicker over the GBP. ...

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The IsraTransfer Report – May 2018

The IsraTransfer Report – May 2018

Spring wasn't the only thing popping up in the month of April, including a bounce in shekel exchange rates for both the US dollar and sterling. Meanwhile, exporters sent billions packing in the first quarter of 2018, although new home purchasers continued to go...

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The IsraTransfer Report – April 2018

The IsraTransfer Report – April 2018

Some pretty big deals across the board as we send March on its way and welcome April in, especially for anyone needing to send money to Israel. Elsewhere, a full blown credit crunch erupts at the Ministry of Finance and Bank of Israel, and more people are starting to...

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The IsraTransfer Report – March 2018

The IsraTransfer Report – March 2018

It may have been the calendar's shortest month, but February was certainly long on excitement. In shekel trading, the USD/NIS and GBP/NIS exchange rates briefly made highs not seen in a while. Taking a new approach, Bank of Israel sought to weaken the shekel with a...

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