Mar 6, 2014

Dollar maintains rise past ¥102.70

The dollar gained further ground and rose above ¥102.70 in Tokyo trading Thursday as stocks surged on hopes for a review of the portfolio for Japanese public pension funds. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥102.75-76, up from ¥102.23-27 at the same time ...

Dec 24, 2013

Dollar eases amid holiday breather

The dollar eased to below ¥104.20 in post-holiday trading Tuesday in Tokyo as stock prices gave up early gains. At 5 p.m., the dollar was quoted at ¥104.18-19, down from ¥104.42-46 at the same time Friday. The Tokyo market was closed Monday for the ...