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Apr 8, 2016

Top analyst eyes rally below ¥105

The top forecaster for the yen is bracing for it to strengthen below ¥105 versus the dollar as demand for the currency as a haven from market turmoil thwarts efforts by the government to stem the rally. Julius Baer Group Ltd. will probably revise ...

| Apr 8, 2016

Tokyo stocks gain on buybacks

Amid a halt to the yen’s rise against the dollar, stocks gained further ground on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Friday, backed by buybacks and buying on dips following the recent tumble. The 225-issue Nikkei average advanced 71.68 points, or 0.46 percent, to end ...