| Feb 4, 2015

Dollar up in Tokyo as Greek worries recede

The dollar rose above ¥117.50 in Tokyo trading Wednesday as receding worries about Greece’s debt situation reduced flight-to-safety demand for the Japanese currency. At 5 p.m., the dollar was at ¥117.53-53, up from ¥117.21-23 at the same time Tuesday. The euro was at $1.1466-1466, ...

| Feb 3, 2015

Dollar trades lower at ¥117.21 in Tokyo

The dollar briefly slipped below ¥117 in Tokyo trading Tuesday as weaker than expected U.S. manufacturing data reduced optimism about the world’s largest economy. After breaking the line, the dollar rebounded to stand at ¥117.21-23 at 5 p.m., down from ¥117.57-58 at the same ...

| Jan 30, 2015

Dollar can't maintain ¥118 level

The dollar gave up its early gains and slipped back below ¥118 in Tokyo trading Friday, dragged down chiefly by selling from real demand-backed players. At 5 p.m., the dollar was at ¥117.89-90, still up from ¥117.70-71 at the same time Thursday. The euro ...

| Jan 28, 2015

Dollar holds steady in Tokyo around ¥118

The dollar was solid around ¥118 in Tokyo trading Wednesday, with investors refraining from trading aggressively before the release of a monetary policy statement by the U.S. Federal Reserve later in the day. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥118.13-15, up from ¥118.03-04 ...

| Jan 27, 2015

Dollar edges down to ¥118.03 in Tokyo

The dollar briefly dropped below ¥118 in late Tokyo trading Tuesday, pressured chiefly by selling by European players. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥118.03-04, down from ¥118.17-18 at the same time Monday. The euro was at $1.1249-1249, up from $1.1237-1238, and at ...

| Jan 26, 2015

Dollar climbs slightly to ¥118.17

The dollar erased early losses and rose above ¥118 in Tokyo trading late Monday, after the euro attracted buybacks in late trading, apparently from European players. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥118.17-18, down slightly from ¥118.20-21 at the same time on Friday. ...