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Business / Financial Markets Sep 17, 2020

Dollar falls below ¥105 in Tokyo trading

The dollar dropped below ¥105 on risk-averse selling in Tokyo trading Thursday. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥104.76, down from ¥105.24 at the same time Wednesday. The euro was at $1.1793, down from $1.1861, and at ¥123.52, down from ¥124.83. The dollar recovered to ...

Business / Financial Markets Sep 14, 2020

Dollar eases to around ¥106 in Tokyo trading

The dollar eased to around ¥106 in lackluster Tokyo trading Monday, weighed down by position-squaring selling. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥105.97, down from ¥106.23 at the same time Friday. The euro was at $1.1863, up from $1.1833, and at ¥125.72, up from ...

Business / Financial Markets Sep 11, 2020

Tokyo stocks recoup morning losses to end higher

Tokyo stocks recouped earlier losses to end higher Friday, reflecting a rise in Dow Jones Industrial Average futures in off-hours trading. The 225-issue Nikkei average of the Tokyo Stock Exchange gained 171.02 points, or 0.74 percent, to end at 23,406.49. On Thursday, the key market ...

Business / Financial Markets Sep 10, 2020

Dollar firmer above ¥106 in Tokyo trading

The dollar was firmer above ¥106 in Tokyo trading Thursday, amid a wait-and-see mood ahead of the European Central Bank's policy-setting meeting. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥106.06, up from ¥105.93 at the same time Wednesday. The euro was at $1.1817, up from ...

Business / Financial Markets Sep 10, 2020

Tokyo stocks bounce back on U.S. tech rebound

Tokyo stocks bounced back on Thursday, with investors applauding an overnight rebound in the U.S. technology issues. The 225-issue Nikkei average of the Tokyo Stock Exchange rose 202.93 points, or 0.88 percent, to end at 23,235.47, in a turnaround from a 241.59-point fall Wednesday. The Topix ...