| Jun 22, 2015

Greenback firms above ¥123 in Tokyo

The dollar firmed back above ¥123 in late Tokyo trading Monday, thanks to growing hopes for progress in resolving the Greek debt crisis and a rise in U.S. long-term interest rates. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥123.12-12, almost unchanged from ¥123.12-13 at ...

| Jun 18, 2015

Dollar declines to below ¥122.90

The dollar fell below ¥123 in Tokyo on Thursday as stocks slumped and dovish indications from the U.S. Federal Reserve disappointed dollar bulls. At 5 p.m., the dollar was at ¥122.84-86, down from ¥123.64-66 at the same time Wednesday. The euro was at $1.1379-1380, ...

| Jun 11, 2015

Dollar recovers to above ¥123.5

The dollar rebounded above ¥123.50 in Tokyo trading late Thursday, thanks to buybacks after a slump caused by Bank of Japan Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda’s yen comments the previous day. At 5 p.m., the dollar was at ¥123.53-54, up from ¥122.68-70 the same time Wednesday. ...

| Jun 10, 2015

Kuroda remark drives dollar to ¥123

The dollar slumped below ¥123 in Tokyo trading Wednesday, dragged down by Bank of Japan Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda’s remark taken as a warning against the yen’s excessive drop. After slipping below ¥122.50 briefly, the dollar stood at ¥122.68-70 at 5 p.m., down from ¥124.53-54 ...