Business / Financial Markets Mar 5, 2021

Dollar firmer around ¥108.30 in Tokyo

The dollar rose to nine-month highs around ¥108.30 in Tokyo trading Friday, reflecting anticipation for a widening of Japan-U.S. interest rate gaps. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥108.27, up from ¥107.15 at the same time Thursday. The euro was at $1.1949, down from ...

Business / Financial Markets Mar 4, 2021

Dollar rises above ¥107 yen in Tokyo

The dollar crept up to levels above ¥107 yen in Tokyo trading Thursday, thanks to position-squaring buying ahead of a discussion event joined by U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥107.15, up from ¥106.82 at the same time ...

Business / Financial Markets Mar 3, 2021

Dollar moves tightly around ¥106.80 in Tokyo

The dollar moved mostly around ¥106.80-90 throughout Tokyo trading Wednesday, amid an absence of fresh trading incentives. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥106.82-82, down slightly from ¥106.84-85 at the same time on Tuesday. The euro was at $1.2093-2094, up from $1.2007-2007, and at ...

Business / Financial Markets Mar 1, 2021

Dollar rises to around ¥106.60 in Tokyo

The dollar climbed to around ¥106.60 in Tokyo trading Monday, in response to a rebound in U.S. long-term interest rates and real demand. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥106.60, up from ¥106.08 at the same time Friday. The euro was at $1.2076, down ...

Business / Financial Markets Feb 26, 2021

Dollar slightly up at ¥106.08 in Tokyo

The dollar fluctuated mostly between ¥106.00 and ¥106.20 in Tokyo trading Friday, tracing U.S. long-term interest rates' movements. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥106.08-08 yen, slightly up from ¥106.00 at the same time Thursday. The euro was at $1.2134, down from $1.2187, and ...

Business / Financial Markets Feb 25, 2021

Dollar rises to around ¥106.00 in Tokyo

The dollar climbed to around ¥106.00 in Tokyo trading Thursday, attracting buying on the back of higher U.S. interest rates. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥106.00, up from ¥105.56 at the same time Wednesday. The euro was at $1.2187, up from $1.2155, and ...

Business / Financial Markets Feb 22, 2021

Dollar inches up to around ¥105.80 in Tokyo

The dollar slightly strengthened to around ¥105.80 in late Tokyo trading Monday. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥105.80, up from ¥105.60 at the same time Friday. The euro was at $1.2110, almost unchanged from $1.2109, and at ¥128.12, up from ¥127.87. The dollar climbed ...

Business / Financial Markets Feb 19, 2021

Dollar eases to around ¥105.60 in Tokyo

The dollar fell modestly to around ¥105.60 in lackluster Tokyo trading Friday. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥105.60, down from ¥105.81 at the same time Thursday. The euro was at $1.2109, up from $1.2047, and at ¥127.87, up from ¥127.48. The dollar largely went ...

Business / Financial Markets Feb 18, 2021

Dollar slides to around ¥105.80 in Tokyo

The dollar eased to around ¥105.80 in Tokyo trading Thursday, in response to falls in U.S. long-term interest rates and Tokyo stocks. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥105.81, down from ¥106.02 at the same time Wednesday. The euro was at $1.2047, down from ...

Business / Financial Markets Feb 16, 2021

Dollar firmer around ¥105.50 in Tokyo

The dollar was firmer at around ¥105.50 in late Tokyo trading Tuesday on the continued climb of Japanese stock prices. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥105.46, up from ¥105.17 at the same time Monday. The euro was at $1.2130, nearly unchanged from $1.2131, ...

Business / Financial Markets Feb 15, 2021

Dollar rises to around ¥105.20 in Tokyo

The dollar climbed to around ¥105.20 in Tokyo trading Monday, pulled up by a rise in Japan's 225-issue Nikkei average. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥105.17, up from ¥104.92 at the same time Friday. The euro was at $1.2131, up from $1.2115, and ...