| Aug 24, 2016

Dollar firms ahead of Yellen speech

The dollar held firmer at around ¥100.30 in Tokyo on Wednesday amid muted trading ahead of a key economic event in the United States later this week. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥100.27-28, up from ¥100.10-10 the same time Tuesday. The euro ...

| Aug 17, 2016

Dollar rallies after losing ¥100 line

The dollar strengthened moderately to ¥101 in Tokyo trading Wednesday after briefly tumbling below ¥100 for the first time in about five weeks in overseas trading overnight. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥100.71-72, up from ¥100.31-32 at the same time Tuesday. The ...

| Aug 10, 2016

Dollar weak around ¥101.50 in Tokyo

The dollar fell to around ¥101.50 in Tokyo trading on Wednesday, dampened by stop-loss selling amid thin trading ahead of a national holiday in Japan on Thursday. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥101.49-50, down from ¥102.42-42 at the same time Tuesday. The ...