Business / Financial Markets Aug 7, 2020

Dollar almost flat around ¥105.60 in Tokyo

The dollar was almost standstill around ¥105.60 in Tokyo trading Friday, ahead of the release of an official U.S. employment report later in the day and the start of the three-day weekend in Japan. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥105.60-60, down from ¥105.63-63 ...

Business / Financial Markets Aug 6, 2020

Dollar inches down to around ¥105.60 in Tokyo trading

The dollar fell slightly to levels around ¥105.60 in lackluster Tokyo trading Thursday. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥105.63-63, down from ¥105.67-67 at the same time Wednesday. The euro was at $1.1841-1845, up from $1.1820-1821, and at ¥125.09-09, up from ¥124.91-92. After falling below ...

Business / Financial Markets Aug 3, 2020

Dollar jumps to around ¥105.90 in Tokyo

The dollar rose to levels around ¥105.90 in Tokyo trading Monday, aided by a Japanese retail giant's announcement of a huge U.S. business buyout plan and Tokyo stocks' sharp rally. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥105.84, up from ¥104.42 at the same time ...

Dollar suffers worst month in a decade

Business / Financial Markets Jul 31, 2020

Dollar suffers worst month in a decade

The euro rose the most in a decade this month, the British pound is headed for its best July since 1990, and for the first time this year, every major currency in the world rose against the greenback. It’s all thanks to the dollar’s 4.6 ...

Business / Financial Markets Jul 31, 2020

Dollar falls below ¥104.50 in Tokyo

The dollar fell below ¥104.50 in Tokyo trading Friday, sapped by growing concerns over the outlook for the U.S. economy and a fall in Tokyo stock prices. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥104.42-46, down from ¥105.07-07 at the same time Thursday. The euro ...

Business / Financial Markets Jul 30, 2020

Greenback climbs to above ¥105 in Tokyo trading

The dollar strengthened to levels above ¥105 in Tokyo trading Thursday, attracting real demand-backed buying and buybacks. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥105.07-07, up from ¥104.82-82 at the same time Wednesday. The euro was at $1.1757-1759, almost unchanged from $1.1759-1759, and at ¥123.48-59, ...

Business / Financial Markets Jul 29, 2020

Dollar hits fresh lows below ¥104.90 in Tokyo

The dollar fell below ¥104.90 for the first time since mid-March in Tokyo trading Wednesday, as the yen attracted safe-haven buying. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥104.82, down from ¥105.62-62 at the same time Tuesday. The euro was at $1.1759 dollars, up from ...