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Jun 23, 2016

Dollar below ¥104.50 on Brexit jitters

The dollar drifted around ¥104.40 in Tokyo trading Thursday as a nervous atmosphere prevailed on the day of Britain’s historic referendum on whether to leave or remain in the European Union. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥104.43-43, against ¥104.39-39 at the same ...

| Jun 20, 2016

Tokyo stocks rise on yen's fallback

Stocks advanced sharply on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Monday thanks to a pause in the yen’s appreciation on the back of receding worries about Britain’s possible exit from the European Union, or “Brexit.” The 225-issue Nikkei average gained 365.64 points, or 2.34 percent, ...