Business / Financial Markets May 20, 2020

Dollar firmer around ¥107.70 in late Tokyo trading

The dollar was firmer around ¥107.70 in Tokyo trading late Wednesday. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥107.65-65, up from ¥107.42-42 at the same time Tuesday. The euro was at $1.0942-0942, up from $1.0928-0929, and at ¥117.79-80, up from ¥117.39-40. Heightened expectations for additional monetary ...

Business / Financial Markets May 18, 2020

Greenback firms to around ¥107.20 in Tokyo

The dollar firmed to around ¥107.20 in late Tokyo trading Monday after fluctuating narrowly for the majority of the day, reflecting a lack of strong trading incentives. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥107.18-18, up from ¥107.09-09 at the same time on Friday. The ...

Business / Financial Markets May 15, 2020

Dollar tops ¥107 in Tokyo

The dollar firmed above ¥107 yen in Tokyo trading Friday, thanks chiefly to buying on a stock market rebound. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥107.09-09, up from ¥106.86-87 at the same time Thursday. The euro was at $1.0815-0816, up from $1.0804-0804, and at ...

Business / Financial Markets May 13, 2020

Dollar falls below ¥107.10 in Tokyo trading

The dollar weakened below ¥107.10 in Tokyo trading Wednesday, as concerns grew over a second wave of coronavirus infections in the United States. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥107.05-05, down from ¥107.56-56 at the same time Tuesday. The euro was at $1.0837-0837, up ...

Business / Financial Markets May 12, 2020

Dollar tops ¥107.50 in Tokyo trading

The dollar strengthened to top ¥107.50 on renewed buying after a dip in Tokyo trading Tuesday. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥107.56-56, up from ¥107.17-18 at the same time Monday. The euro was at $1.0815-0819, down from $1.0833-0834, and at ¥116.34-34, up from ...