| Oct 20, 2014

Greenback moves above ¥107 in Tokyo

The dollar kept rising to retake ¥107 in Tokyo on Monday as market players became less risk-averse following stronger than expected U.S. economic data. At 5 p.m., the dollar was at ¥107.06-07, up from ¥106.42-43 at the same time Friday. The euro stood at ...

| Oct 10, 2014

Greenback rises above ¥108 in Tokyo

The dollar climbed slightly above ¥108 in Tokyo on Friday, supported by a rise in long-term U.S. interest rates in off-hours trading, after drifting in a narrow range just below the level. At 5 p.m., the dollar was at ¥108.08-08, up from ¥107.62-65 at ...

| Oct 7, 2014

Dollar drops in Tokyo as BOJ meeting ends

The dollar moved weaker around ¥108.50 in Tokyo trading late Tuesday as Bank of Japan Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda offered few dollar-positive, yen-negative comments at a closely watched news conference. At 5 p.m., the dollar was at ¥108.50-50, down from ¥109.42-42 at the same time ...

| Oct 6, 2014

Dollar falls to ¥109.42 in Tokyo

The dollar retreated to around ¥109.40 in late Tokyo trading Monday after advancing close to ¥110 abroad late last week on better than expected U.S. nonfarm payroll growth in September. At 5 p.m., the dollar was at ¥109.42-42, still up from ¥108.75-76 at the ...

| Oct 3, 2014

Dollar down slightly to ¥108.75

The dollar was solid above ¥108.50 in Tokyo trading on Friday, but grew top-heavy as traders took a wait-and-see stance before the release of U.S. jobs data later in the day. At 5 p.m., the dollar was at ¥108.75-76, down from ¥108.82-83 at the ...