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 ...

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 ...

Business / Financial Markets Jul 22, 2020

Dollar falls below ¥107 in Tokyo

The dollar slipped through ¥107 in Tokyo trading Wednesday, chiefly pressured by the euro's appreciation. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥106.91, down from ¥107.30 at the same time Tuesday. The euro was at $1.1516, up from $1.1442, and at ¥123.13, up from ¥122.82-82. The ...

Business / Financial Markets Jul 8, 2020

Dollar eases below ¥107.50 in Tokyo trading

The dollar weakened below ¥107.50 in quiet Tokyo trading Wednesday. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥107.48-48, down from ¥107.63-67 at the same time Tuesday. The euro was at $1.1288-1288, up from $1.1285-1286, and at ¥121.33-33, down from ¥121.46-48. Japanese importers' buying lifted the dollar ...

Business / Financial Markets Jul 7, 2020

Dollar rises above ¥107.60 in Tokyo trading

The dollar rose above ¥107.60 in Tokyo trading Tuesday, aided by position-adjustment buying. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥107.63, up from ¥107.59 at the same time Monday. The euro was at $1.1285, down from $1.1296, and at ¥121.46, down from ¥121.54. The dollar slipped ...

Business / Financial Markets Jul 1, 2020

Dollar falls below ¥107.60 in Tokyo trading

The dollar fell below ¥107.60 in Tokyo on Wednesday, pressured by persistent concerns over a further spread of the new coronavirus. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥107.57-57, down from ¥107.72-72 at the same time Tuesday. The euro was at $1.1231-1231, up from $1.1222-1223, ...