Sara Patterson

Sara Patterson
Published articles: 802

About Sara Patterson

Sara Patterson is a career writer and a former student of international relations. After earning a Master’s Degree in political science Sara spent several years working for various internet companies and teaching English writing at the college level to students in their freshman year. She now focuses her energies on reading several newspapers each day and considering how the news may affect both the currency markets and the political economy in general. She specializes in writing fundamental analysis and interpreting how news from across the globe will propel the markets in both the short and long terms.

In her spare time, Sara enjoys carving fruit, rock climbing and Zumba. She also cares for 3 dogs and an iguana.


  • Trading frequency:
    • Infrequent
  • Interests:
    • Bonds,Stocks,Forex
  • Latest 10 Articles

    The leader of the British Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, may change his position regarding Brexit and would openly push for a second referendum.

    The U.S. dollar was trading mostly flat against its primary trading partners before the London open on Wednesday

    The ECB annual forum began with the idea that the Euro has increased the economic convergence in Europe, a very polemic insight that goes against the current academic consensus.

    After a choppy trading day on Monday, Asian benchmarks were mostly higher on Tuesday as traders approached the two-day Federal Reserve policy meeting with subdued optimism.

    ECB executive board member Benoît Cœuré, also a very solid contender to succeed the current ECB president Mario Draghi, said that the markets are sending "bleak" signals that are contradicting positive economic data.

    The Federal Reserve will be holding its June policy meeting on Tuesday and Wednesday, after which it will announce its policy decision- but traders are already eager for the results, and are trading cautiously.

    European Union ministers are meeting on Thursday night in Luxembourg in order to approve some Eurozone reforms, however, they may struggle to reach a consensus since there are many interests at stake, with many parties involved.

    U.S. President Donald Trump announced on Wednesday that he is mulling over the possibility of sanctioning the Nord Stream 2 pipeline

    The European Central bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi is expected to give the opening speech at ECB conference on CESEE in Frankfurt later today.

    Oil prices took a sharp turn downward on Wednesday even after it was announced that OPEC ministers are working diligently to extend their production cuts, a move that was made to keep prices stable in the face of record U.S. production.