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/ | Apr 20, 2018

Dollar tops ¥107.50 in Tokyo

The dollar rose above ¥107.50 in Tokyo trading Friday, partly owing to purchases backed by real demand. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥107.55-56, up from ¥107.28-29 at the same time Thursday. The euro was at $1.2325-2325, down from $1.2388-2388, and at ¥132.56-57, down ...

/ | Apr 16, 2018

Dollar sinks below ¥107.50 in Tokyo

The dollar eased below ¥107.50 in Tokyo trading on Monday, weighed down by position-adjustment selling. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥107.19-20, down from ¥107.63-64 at the same time on Friday. The euro was at $1.2357-2358, up from $1.2341-2341, and at ¥132.47-47, down from ...

/ | Apr 16, 2018

Tokyo stocks extend gains on buybacks

Stocks gained further ground on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Monday, supported by buybacks of domestic demand-oriented issues. The closely watched 225-issue Nikkei average ended up 56.79 points, or 0.26 percent, at 21,835.53, after gaining 118.46 points on Friday. The Topix index of all first-section issues ...